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Ariyabal Meditation Temple

Gorkhi Terelj National Park, Mongolia
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Not the best one around

I visited a four or five meditation places in Mongolia and this was my least favourite one. Sure... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Jay-2106
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Antwerp, Belgium
Nothing is at it seems

First, as a foreigner be prepared to pay more than the locals to enter. Second, there is a long... read more

Reviewed 26 December 2017
WellTravelled1892
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Toronto, Canada
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“turtle rock” (2 reviews)
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Gorkhi Terelj National Park, Mongolia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I visited a four or five meditation places in Mongolia and this was my least favourite one. Sure : the scenery is stunning and the temple is quite beautiful but I found other centres (like Miba) much more interesting. Being a non-buddhist myself the 108...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2017

First, as a foreigner be prepared to pay more than the locals to enter. Second, there is a long walk to the top, that leads you past Buddhist quotes, written on wooden placards that line the way. At the top, walk across a rope bridge...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

What a beautiful and peaceful place this is. The walk up to the temple is interesting and the surroundings are stunning.

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

It is beautiful taking the long walk up the steep hillside to the temple. Visible from the nearby Turtle Rock, it appears both distant and daunting, but also enchanting. The temple is small, but beautiful and serene. One forgets the outside world while visiting. Stepping...More

Thank Andrew E
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

As you hike up, you walk past over 100 signs which have sayings on them. At the beginning of the hike, there's a prayer wheel which you can spin. The number it stops at is the number of your saying. It's quite interesting and some...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2017

it is located in Gorkhi Terelj National park nearby Turtle rock from Ulaanbaatar 56 km one way. Surrounding areas attraction full of granite formation Mountain. entrance pay is 2000 MNT that means $1. Gorkhi Terelj national park average payment by tour operators you can pay...More

3  Thank Mungutorchlontour
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