Genghis Khan Statue Complex
Genghis Khan Equestrian Statue, part of the Genghis Khan Statue Complex is a 130ft (40m) stainless steel monument of Genghis Khan (1162-1227), founder and Great Khan (emperor) of the Mongol Empire located on the bank of the Tuul River at Tsonjin Boldog 60km east of the Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar, is one of most visited tourist destinations in Mongolia. Statue was installed in 2008 (sculptor D.Erdembileg) on a 10m high platform. You can walk to the head of the horse through its chest and neck to have a panoramic view over the complex area, natural beauty. Genghis Khan's Statue Complex also contains a restaurant, mongolian souvenir shops, museum which has exhibitions relating to the Bronze Age and Xiongnu archaeological cultures in Mongolia.