The Naadam Festival, which takes place in July, is one of the oldest celebrations of Mongolian culture dating back to the 13th century. This incredible festival is attended by thousands around the world.
With singing, dancing, and customary feasts, locals dress in traditional clothing to compete in the three sacred sports; wrestling, archery, and horse racing. This festival celebrates the history of Mongolia, and pays tribute to their warriors as some of the toughest and strongest in the world. Find out more about attending the Naadam festival here.
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