Photos of ulanbataar Mongolia

Browse 195 candid traveler photos of ulanbataar, Mongolia
A ground of nice looking eagle hunters
A ground of nice looking eagle h…
An eagle hunter in his extravagant fur coat. Apparently, the more extravagant the coat is, the more respected the hunter is.
An eagle hunter in his extravaga…
A eagle hunter with his golden eagle
A eagle hunter with his golden e…
In the traditional fur clothing :)
In the traditional fur clothing :)
Showing off his superb horsemanship
(Photo courtesy of Dosjan)
Showing off his superb horsemans…
The air-conditioned WC at the Tolbo campsite :)
The air-conditioned WC at the To…
With Asholpan Nurgaiv, a young eagle huntress made famous in 2014 when photos of her taken by BBC's Asher Svidensky went viral online
With Asholpan Nurgaiv, a young e…
Flight of the golden eagle
Flight of the golden eagle
The golden eagle - the world's fastest and most powerful bird with wingspans of ~2.4m (8 ft)
The golden eagle - the world's f…
With some hunters and their eagles at the festival
With some hunters and their eagl…
Leftover from lunch :)
Leftover from lunch :)
Racing cammels
Racing cammels
Out in the snow on the first day of the hunting season
Out in the snow on the first day…
A throat singer performing a song for us
A throat singer performing a son…
Bushkashi - a tug a war while galloping on the horses to gain possession of the headless sheep (~40Kg)
Bushkashi - a tug a war while ga…
With Brian :)
With Brian :)
A cuddly yak
A cuddly yak
The Shaman performing a ritual for us to see at the Tolbo campsite 
(Photo courtesy of Dosjan)
The Shaman performing a ritual f…
The poor captured fox .... look at its still wide opened eyes!
The poor captured fox .... look …
Hali and me on the festival ground
Hali and me on the festival ground
Snow covered Gers at the Tolbo campsite
Snow covered Gers at the Tolbo c…
Flying by the snowy landscape in Mongolia
Flying by the snowy landscape in…
On the Air China CA901 flight from Beijing to Ulan Bator
On the Air China CA901 flight fr…
Spotting a runway from the plan
Spotting a runway from the plan
The river meanders and town
The river meanders and town
Flying by the houses and gers in Ulan Bator
Flying by the houses and gers in…
The colourful roofs and the power generation plant in the city when approaching the airport
The colourful roofs and the powe…
Finally in Mongolia .... Ghinggis Khaan airport
Finally in Mongolia .... Ghinggi…
Terrible evening traffic in town. Passing by the State Department Store
Terrible evening traffic in town…
Dinner at the InterNations event. Nice food and people at the event
Dinner at the InterNations event…
The people on the horse head viewing platform
The people on the horse head vie…
The Mongolian BBQ that's not really Mongolian.
The Mongolian BBQ that's not rea…
Mmmm.
Mmmm.
Flying by the mountains in Outer Mongolia
Flying by the mountains in Outer…
At Sukhbaatar Square before the Parliament Building
At Sukhbaatar Square before the …
Parliment Building and the famous Chinggis Khan statue dominating the Sukhbaatar Square
Parliment Building and the famou…
The famous patriot, Sukhbaatar, where the square is named after and whose statue is the center feature
The famous patriot, Sukhbaatar, …
Soyombo is the symbol of the freedom and independence of the Mongolian people
Soyombo is the symbol of the fre…
The Trade Development Bank in Ulan Bator with the huge screens showing the stock prices and exchange rates
The Trade Development Bank in Ul…
A snapshot of the locals .... a pretty mum with her cute daughter at Sukhbaatar Square
A snapshot of the locals .... a …
The famous Chinggis Khan statue
The famous Chinggis Khan statue
One of the two warriors on each side of the Chinggis Khan statue at the Parliament Building
One of the two warriors on each …
A side view of the Parliament Building
A side view of the Parliament Bu…
The famous patriot, Sukhbaatar, where the square is named after and whose statue is the center feature
The famous patriot, Sukhbaatar, …
The Mongolian script
The Mongolian script
The swanky downtown Blue Sky Hotel. Nice building from the outside but the main lobby is a bit empty, open and sparsely decorated
The swanky downtown Blue Sky Hot…
The swanky downtown Blue Sky Hotel standing out from other buildings and construction
The swanky downtown Blue Sky Hot…
The pretty pink National Opera House
The pretty pink National Opera H…
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photo by: mountaingirl