Ongi ruined Monastery complex
This complex is located halfway from our journey to and back from the Gobi and makes a very convenient and unique spot.
The small temple of the ruined monastery complex, which was reconstructed in the 1990s, is a must-visit destination. The complex housed to over 1000 lamas once since 1660 settled by both banks of the Ongi River. It said 4 Buddhist universities were running their own activities over the years.
The whole complex was destroyed and over 200 lamas were executed and others imprisoned by communists in 1939.
Tours that include this destination
These are our trips that include this stunning destination in the itinerary.