Felt show in Kyrgyzstan
Welcome to Kyrgyzstan and be in touched with felt show! When you travel in Kyrgyzstan, you will have opportunity to learn about the nomadic and cattle-breeding culture of the Kyrgyz people. It is worth travelling in Kyrgyzstan and to participate in many interesting things which are related with animal-related material culture.
In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan, you are going to see creativity of the Kyrgyz craftsmanship, where the main product is felt. During your tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will be told that, felt is made from compressed sheep wool and considered to be valuable material in Kyrgyzstan, thus, very enormous. Tours in Kyrgyzstan will give you opportunity to see felt which is used for yurts cover, clothing, including the national robe chapan and ak-kalpak, toys, interior items and others. Still the Kyrgyz carpet - Shyrdak is the most attractive one. In the course of your tours in Kyrgyzstan, you are going to see carpets colored in different colors and decorated with various kinds of ornaments and others.
During your tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will see Kyrgyz mats. It is a woven from a plant called chiy. They are very attractive and used among travellers. If you want to participate in felt show, you can visit Bokonbaevo and Kochkor villages.