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  The Turtle Rock
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  • The Turtle Rock - Ulaanbaatar
      The Turtle Rock
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  • Old Man Reading a Book - Ulaanbaatar
      Old Man Reading a Book
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The Terelj National Park has two famous rock formations named for the things they look like: The Turtle Rock (Melkhii Khad) and the Old Man Reading a Book (Praying Lama Rock).

It's easy to see why the Turtle Rock is called the Turtle Rock, but you have to look a little closer to see the old man reading a book...

It's possible to climb the Turtle Rock, but we didn't do it.

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  • Updated Sep 18, 2010
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