Selenge aimag – Сэлэнгэ аймаг
Selenge aimag is also called the granary of Mongolia. The soil here allows growing grain and other crops, it is indeed smaller stature than in Europe or US but it is still a very important area for the whole of Mongolia.
The main tourist attraction is the magnificent Monastery of Amarbayasgalant. Aimag is named after the great river Selenge. It runs from the western Mongolia and ends its journey in Lake Baikal. Another important river in the area is the Orkhon.