Orog Lake

Orog Lake

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The salt water Orog Nuur is at the end of the Tuin Gol, which passes through Bayankhongor city. Also referred to as Shar Burd Lake, the lake is a good place to watch birdlife. It is nestled in the foothills of Ikh Bogd Mountain (3957m) in Bogd sum, a four hour, 110km drive South of Bayankhongor city. With a jeep and local guide it is possible to drive to the top of Ikh Bogd for stupendous views. You can use the lake as a base to visit sights further South.

Orog Lake