Useful information for travelling to Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan is a fabulous, fascinating and alluring Central Asian country with its natural beauties. Its tourist potential is huge! This is a fairly developed Republic, which has a rich history, unusual culture and many interesting traditions. Located at the intersection of the roads Of the great silk road, Kyrgyzstan still keeps unique ancient monuments, which, organically combining with modern buildings, are able to give a lot of unforgettable impressions to its guests. Sightseeing tours in Kyrgyzstan are very popular among curious tourists from near and far abroad.
Kyrgyzstan is a real “mountain Paradise” nestled between deserts of Uzbekistan, steppes of Kazakhstan, severe highlands of Tajikistan and sparsely populated, arid plains of Western China (Xinjiang). Two of the greatest mountain systems of the Earth – Tien Shan and Pamir-with the highest peaks of the world level – the peak of Victory (7439 m), the peak of Lenin (7134 m) and the most beautiful pyramidal peak of Khan Tengri (6995 m) – stretched across the entire territory of Kyrgyzstan. Mountaineers, rock climbers, skiers, snowboarders, lovers of mountain Hiking (trekking, Hiking) and other extreme riding in the most beautiful mountainous areas of Kyrgyzstan in the winter and summer.
Due to its majestic mountains and temperate continental climate, Kyrgyzstan is considered to be the edge of the world’s largest glaciers, huge snow fields, rapid mountain rivers, turquoise Alpine lakes, enchanting motley grass and colorful Alpine meadows and rich variety of flora and fauna fertile valleys.
One of the main Kyrgyz “celebrities” – lake Issyk-Kul, in pensions and health resorts which annually comes a huge number of fans languid beach holiday.
Mandatory points of visit in Kyrgyzstan are its main cities-Bishkek and Osh. They are different, but in both, the atmosphere is good-natured, light and heat.
In recent years, the country has been rapidly developing the so-called Jailoo tourism – accommodation in Yurt nomads deep in the mountains of the Pamirs and Tien Shan, in complete isolation from civilization.
Travel to natural and man-made attractions of Kyrgyzstan is accompanied by constant hospitality of local residents, unusual Kyrgyz cuisine, as well as age-old traditions and customs of the ancient people.
Welcome to Sunny Kyrgyzstan!