TSENKHER - HOT SPRING

Arkhangai province is famous for it’s many ancient volcanoes. These volcanoes, and the accompanying tectonic activity, are responsible for the numerous water springs and natural hot water that flows year long from an elevation of 1860 meters (1.16 mile) above sea level. Mongolia’s most famous hot spring, Tsenkher natural hot spring, is located in Tsenkher soum.

 

This natural beauty is located 27km south of Tsetserleg town, it is in the center of the Arkhangai province. Situated between forested hills and breath taking mountains, this hot spring is surrounded by cliffs and rapid rivers. Water from this geological spectacle emerges from the ground at 85.5°C (185.9°F). It is said that the Tsenkher hot springs have healing properties that assist in treating articular diseases and nervous system diseases. The water that flows into and from the hot spring is composed of hydrogen sulfide, sodium carbonate, hydro carbonate, sulfate, and fluorite. The Tsenkher hot springs provides a place for visitors to relax in naturally heated water-pools that are artfully nestled in a lush mountain valley. This health spa offers indoor and outdoor baths.