Kyrgyzstan useful information
Kyrgyzstan is a mountain country and geography and biology is rather rich. In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan there is an opportunity to vault tops of mountains, to visit high-altitude lakes and literally to be the part of a pristine nature. Due to mountain location mountains prevail. The country is known for peaks, gorges and lakes. Also we pay attention to valleys and pastures with herds of nomads and cattle. Landscape is wide and may vary in accordance with the altitude. It should be notes that about 94% of Kyrgyzstan is located at the altitude of 100 m above sea level and 71% above 2000m. For you to compare, territory lying at the altitude of 1500 m and higher is considered to mountainous. You will have a perfect tour here! We will provide you all needed Kyrgyzstan useful information.
Kyrgyzstan is widely known for the presence of the Tien Shan mountain range. It crosses many countries and about 2/3 of it is located in Kyrgyzstan. In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan you will find out that Tien Shan Range is divided into Northern, Western, Eastern, Central and Inner. Some of its parts are freely visited by mountaineers. The nature of rocks is sedimentary, metamorphic and igneous. Tien Shan is considered to surround the Enilchek Glacier with two peaks - peak Pobeda and peak Khan Tengri, which are higher than 7000m. Travelling in Kyrgyzstan our guests have an opportunity to witness or to vault 23 peaks higher than 6000m; 3 of these peaks are virgin ones. In Kyrgyzstan there are 80 peaks higher than 5000-6000 meters, with 14 virgin ones. According to this useful information you can plan your tour.
Visiting Kyrgyzstan you are obliged to explore our mountains and nature. Thanks to mountain location of Kyrgyzstan there are a lot of opportunities to be extremely close to nature with pristine high-altitude lakes, valleys and pastures with wondering horses. Kyrgyzstan is the very place for you to visit, you will not surely regret! Welcome to Kyrgyzstan and we wish you an impressive time here!
Kyrgyzstan in different seasons
Territory of Kyrgyzstan
Horse games and other national games
Traditions & Customs
History of Kyrgyzstan
Rukh Ordo complex
Altyn Arashan gorge
Jeti Oguz gorge
Son Kul lake
Hiking in Ala Archa gorge
Horse riding in Chon Kemin gorge
Boat cruise in Issyk Kul Lake
Ski in Karakol
Restaurants and cafes