1000 Wonders of the World!
Menu
Khövsgöl Nuur
CC BY-SA 3.0 | Author: Zoharby | Full Size Picture

Khövsgöl Nuur

VisitedFavoriteWanted
Wonder Type: Natural
Country: Mongolia
Best of: Lake
Description:
Khövsgöl dalai or Dalai Eej is the largest fresh water lake in Mongolia by volume, and second largest by area. Khövsgöl Nuur is nicknamed "Younger sister of the Sister Lakes (Lake Khövsgöl and Lake Baikal)". Khuvsgul is one of seventeen ancient lakes in the world, being more than 2 million years old, and the most pristine (apart from Lake Vostok).
This article uses material from the Wikipedia article "Khövsgöl Nuur", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 License.