Ulaanbaatar — also Ulan Bator, UB, or in the local language, Khot — is the capital and the largest city in . Ulaanbaatar is disproportionately larger than all other cities in the country: with a population of 1.34 million as of January 2016, approximately 44% of the country lives here.
Photo: Brücke-Osteuropa, Public domain.
Photo: Brücke-Osteuropa, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

The Choijin Lama Temple is a Buddhist monastery in Ulaanbaatar, the capital of . Photo: Vadaro, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Winter Palace of the Bogd Khan or the is a museum complex located in Ulan Bataar, Mongolia. is situated 2½ km south of Ulaanbaatar. Photo: yeowatzup, CC BY 2.0.

The Mongolian was a repository and research institution located in Ulaanbaatar, . Photo: Chinneeb, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The and Ballet of Mongolia was established on 15 May 1963 as the… Photo: Laika ac, CC BY-SA 2.0.


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