Pickpockets and bag slashers have been known to strike in the more crowded areas of Ulaan Baatar
, so be mindful that your valuables are not on show, but fortunately crime in Mongolia is low.
The general standard of driving in urban Mongolia is poor and the roads are badly maintained.
During your free time, exercise caution when crossing the road.
As with anywhere, walking alone at night isn’t recommended in Mongolia
and neither is walking alone in the remote countryside.
Homosexuality is not illegal in Mongolia, but it is still frowned upon,
so same-sex couples should act discretely
For more detailed Mongolia safety advice visit the FCO website here.