The lake, surrounded by sand dunes
The ancient lake is a naturally diverse and distinct landscape unit surrounded by sand dunes of Bor Khyar that literally dive into lake and high mountain ranges. To the north, Tudevtei mountains, to the east are Burkhantolgoi and Burgast, to the southwest the Tovkhosh constitute natural boundaries. Due to as Strictly Protected Area since 2010, all components and zoning were selected considering biodiversity at the all level. The turquoise- blue water lake stretches 30km long and 5-10km wide and its 48m deep at the altitude of 1980meters above sea level. Both side of the lake, its unique biological characteristics as known as the most northern desert and the most southern Tundra zone where two different landscape meet at the one place.