Gobi-Altai province is situated in the western part of Mongolia and was established in 1931. The Altai city is the administrative center and 1001 km from Capital Ulaanbaatar. The province has 18 sums /towns/ and estimated population of 64,200 inhabitants. On average altitude is over 2000m above sea level and it is considered the highest province in Mongolia. On the Southwest it borders on the People's Republic of China.
Also Gobi-Altai is Mongolia's second-largest province has an area of 141,400 square kilometers. The province is a land where the parched steppe grasslands of the Gobi meet the rocky landscape of the Altai Range. There is a certain beauty in this combination, for example:
Great Gobi Reserve - area is the fourth largest biosphere reserve in the world and protects wild ass, Gobi bears, the wild Bactrian camel, among other endangered animals.
Eej Khairkhan Natural Monument from the peak of the Eej Khairkhan (2,275m) water flows through nine natural steps, each a pothole eroded in granite, 2 to 3 meters wide, rounded and 2 to 4 meters deep.
Sutai Mountain - beautiful Mountain with eternal snow and glaciers.
Khuisiin Gobi - the most famous of the 33 Mongolian Gobis and it is 150 kilometers long and 50 km wide.
Gobi-Altai province received 1573 local tourists and 197 foreign tourists, most of them were from Italy, Spain, Turkey and America. In Gobi-Altai province, accommodations Altai is 4 hotels, 5 tourist ger camps, 2resorts, 6 restaurants and a few small private motels serve for tourists. The Gobi Altai hotels are Mandal-Altai hotel, Tulga -Altai hotel, Zaluur -Altai motel and Dugana hotel which are nearly in the center. These hotels have 12-16 rooms and 13-32 beds. Room types are standard, semi deluxe and deluxe. Normally deluxe and semi deluxe rooms are more suitable for tourists, because have shower, bathroom, fridge, jug kettle and cable TV inside of room. Hotels have restaurants and offer Mongolian and European dishes. There is only hotel which is 2 star rated Mandal-Altai hotel.
However, as it is almost impossible to book local hotels directly, Mongolian Online Hotels Network is connected with hotels in every province. So you can book your Local Hotel online and we will be the bridge between YOU and your local HOTEL.
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Tulga-Altai Hotel (Gobi-Altai)
The Tulga-Altai hotel was established in 2000 and restored in spring 2009. it is located 800m from the main square of city center, next to the "New Altai" biggest market of province. The hotel is 2 storied orange building in "Bayanshand" food factory. Since June 2009, the hotel has been working more comfortable and nicer than past years. Room types are standard, semi deluxe and deluxe. Hotel has cable TV, shower, and Cafe "World'.
Mongolian Online Hotels Network has been working with Mongolia Hotels since June, 2009. The hotel number is increasing every year and today there are more than 300 hotels in Mongolia. From them, 50 hotels of Mongolia have rated with 1-5 star and almost all of best rated hotels are in capital Ulan-Bator. The capital Ulaanbaatar and countryside 45 hotels have joined with Mongolia Hotels and it is included cheap Mongolia hotels, budget countryside hotels and luxury Ulan-Bator hotels. The Ulaanbaatar hotels are 20 and Mongolia countryside hotels are 23 in our joined Mongolia Hotels. From Ulaanbaatar hotels, there are 5 star 2 hotel, 4 star 4 hotels, 3 star 14 hotels, and not yet rated 2 hotels on Mongolian Online Hotel Network.
Countryside hotels have been joining with us Mongolia Hotels booking since November 2010. Mongolia countryside hotels are from 21 aimags (provinces), such as Arkhangai, Gobi-Altai, Bayan-Ulgii, Darkhan-Uul, Dornod, Dornogobi, Khentii, Khovd, Khuvsgul, Orkhon-Uul, Selenge, Sukhbaatar, Uvs, Uvurkhangai and Zavkhan. Among the joined Mongolia countryside hotels, there are 2 star 1 hotel, 1 star 1 hotel and other local hotels are not yet rated.