What is Kyrgyzstan best known for?
Kyrgyzstan is mainly known for its Natural Beauty, especially for the Lake Issyk Kul, the World’s Second Largest Alpine Lake.
Do I need a visa to visit Kyrgyzstan?
Please visit this link to look up if you are a citizen of the country who is allowed to stay in Kyrgyzstan without obtaining a Visa for 60 days. If not, you’ll have to apply for a Visa.
What is there to do in Kyrgyzstan?
I’ll list down some of the best places to visit in Kyrgyzstan, Asia, which will help you plan out your trip to Kyrgyzstan. We will look at 5 of the best places out of the best, and I’ve had a tough time choosing from them as all of them are a must-visit!
1. Burana Tower
Burana Tower is a ruin and one of Kyrgyzstan’s most famous historical sites. It is 25 meters tall and represents the ancient city of Balasagun, a flourishing city that welcomed thousands of Silk Road caravans in olden days.
2. Ala Archa National Park
Ala Archa National Park in Kyrgyzstan is about 40km from Bishkek and Tian Shan mountains behold this beautiful Alpine National Park. It is the perfect place for hiking near to the capital city and you’ll enjoy yourself visiting this awesome destination.
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3. Song Kol Lake, Kyrgyzstan
Song Kol in Kyrgyzstan is the second largest lake of Kyrgyzstan and lies at an altitude of 3000m (9895 feet). Reaching here is not easy, but it is definitely worth it and its vastness makes you forget your little un-easy journey. Make sure to include this in your list.
4. Altyn Arashan
Alright, the destinations are becoming beautiful on each increasing point and here we come to the Altyn Arashan, Kyrgyzstan. It is a lush green valley near Karakol and Lake Ala Kul. It is very popular among trekkers and you’ll have a great time hiking here and it is a must-visit experience with its scenic beauty as you can see in the photo above.
5. Kol-Tor lake, Kyrgyzstan
As can already be seen in the photo, this place is having a breathtaking view and its beauty is unmatchable. This is one of the best of the best places that you can visit and have fun here, enjoying the scenic beauty of this place. Its completely recommended visiting Kol-Tor lake, Kyrgyzstan.
Kol-Tor lake is located at an altitude of 2700m above the village of Kegeti, around 92 km outside of Bishkek.
Thank you for reading this post, if you’re on your way to Kyrgyzstan, I wish you a happy & safe journey and a very successful and relaxing trip! Let me know in the comments section below about your experiences, I love to read them and gain experience!