Visit Guide to Khyargas Lake

The Khyargas Lake is located 110 km from Ulaangom, a central town of Uvs province, 30 km from Zavkhan soum, and 1300 km from Ulaanbaatar at an altitude of 1035 m above the sea level. The lake is a magnet for migratory birds including its island.

Getting There

Driving – Driving reliable 4xWD vehicle is highly recommended as the road to the lake is sandy.

What to Expect

Khyargas is a saltwater lake amidst semi-desert in the Great Lakes Depression of Uvs province. 

The lake’s location is on the way to the adventure travel routes of western Mongolia, and there are several scenic places on the way to the lake.