Khanbogd, Ömnögovi

Khanbogd (Mongolian: Ханбогд) is a sum (district) of Ömnögovi Province in southern Mongolia. Khanbogd is the site of the Oyu Tolgoi mine, which is 40 kilometres (25 mi) from the sum centre.[1]

Khanbogd District

Ханбогд сум
Coat of arms of Khanbogd District
Coat of arms
ProvinceÖmnögovi Province
Time zoneUTC+8 (UTC + 8)

Khanbogd is also home to Demchigiin Khiid (Mongolian: Дэмчигййн Хийдийн), a monastery built by Danzan Ravjaa. The monastery was destroyed in 1937, but has since been rebuilt by funds from the company that operates the Oyu Tolgoi mine.[1]

The Khanbumbat Airport, located in Khanbogd, opened in February 2013.


  1. ^ a b Kohn, Micheael (2008). Mongolia. Lonely Planet. pp. 206–208. ISBN 978-1-74104-578-9.

Coordinates: 43°11′45″N 107°11′57″E / 43.19583°N 107.19917°E / 43.19583; 107.19917