AKIPRESS.COM - Lonely Planet has named Mongolia as the top country to visit in 2024. Mongolia was selected for its stunning landscapes, rich culture, and unique nomadic experiences, Montsame reports.
Tourists can listen to traditional folk music, taste national food such as buuz (steamed dumplings), experience the Naadam Festival, and feel the spirit of freedom from horseback riding. One of the most recommended destinations is the Orkhon River Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its beautiful scenery and historical significance.
The Mongolian Government has also declared 2023-2025 as the "Years to Visit Mongolia." The Ministry of Culture of Mongolia has stated that the gradual liberalization of air transport, promotion of digital technologies in tourism, adherence to tourism standards, and the promotion of Mongolia at the international level have yielded positive results.