(Орхон аймаг) is one of the 21 Aimags
(provinces) of Mongolia
, located in the north of the country. Its capital is Erdenet
. Parts of the Orkhon Valley
Cultural Landscape are situated in this province..
This Aimag was cut out of Bulgan Aimag in 1994, to form a new entity together with its capital Erdenet, which had previously been administrated as a federal municipality.
* - includes aimag capital Erdenet