The Manas International Airport is located 23km to northwest from
Bishkek. The height above sea level is 637m. The Aerodrome Manas
belongs to «B» class according to standards
International Air Convention and «4E» class
according to ICAO standards. It is suitable for operation of all type
country of youth tourism
- is a country of youth tourism! During the period from August 2 till
August 11,2006, our republic could with good reason be called a country
of youth tourism. That was the time during which in the territory of
Kyrgyzstan the first International Kyrgyz-Norwegian students' mountain
camp took place.
|48h... in Bishkek
year Bishkek celebrated its 125th anniversary. A young capital in an
ancient land. Bishkek is the soul and the heart of the Kyrgyz Republic,
its political, economic scientific and cultural center, the main
Weather wise, expect warm summers with 40% humidity and continental
winters Modern urban development is the city's distinguished feature,
streets criss cross at a 90% angle. Shady boulevards, tree lined
streets, the city is very green and in Bishkek alone you'll, find over
150 different kinds of trees and shrubbery.
| Djalal Abad
is the administrative, economic and cultural centre of Jalal-Abad
oblast (province). It lies in the south of the Kugart valley, in the
foothills of the Babash Ata mountains to the North.
Suusamyr valley is a high steppe plateau 2200 meters a.s.l. that
although only some 160 kilometers from Bishkek is also one of the more
remote and rarely visited regions of Kyrgyzstan. Although it is on the
other side of the massive Kyrgyz Range from Bishkek and the Chui
valley, it is part of the Chui administrative region.
the middle of September, towards the end of the traditional tourist
season, a bus load of tourists from New Zealand drove upto Lake Son Kul
in Central Kyrgyzstan and happened upon something which, in their
words, "made their trip"
|The "Arts and
crafts of the peoples of Central Asia" exhibition in a bookshop
the very center of Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan, in the Ala-Too
square, there is a cozy bookshop, «Raritet»
(Rarity). A descending way into a half-cellar and the spacious halls of
the modern bookshop hit the eyes of an amazed visitor.
|Music to "Soothe
the savage breast"
English author GK Chesterton may have thought that "music with dinner
is an insult to both the cook and the violinist", but in many
restaurants in the Kyrgyz Republic you will encounter music either live
performances, or the "canned" variety. Some performers concentrate on
classical or "easy listening" music, whilst others specialize in jazz,
rock or "pop" music.
|The south and the
north are the two sides of the Kyrgyz land beauty
South of Kyrgyzstan is a marvelous region, it is beautiful, unique, and
absolutely different from the other regions of our country. Warm
climate, wonderful nature, snow-white mountain's peaks, bright colors
of the Eastern market, history accounting more that tree thousand
years, wonderful hospitable people, this is by no means full list
characterizing the South of Kyrgystan.
number of the natural holy places locates in the mountain areas.
Probably it is caused by the deep processes occurred in the mountains'
depth creating energy bands and anomalous areas, as though possessing
magic force and having an impact on the man. In this regard the highest
alps Alatoo, namely Victory and Khantengry peaks' ancient name
«Tenir» is bearing a name of the heavenly God.
"The best way to winter the summer!"
of Lenin (Pamirs) is one of the most prominent, beautiful, and what is
of no small importance technically not complicated the
seven-thousanders of the planet. It long ago attracted me by its sky
beauty and thrilling variety of its already known and unexplored yet
paths. Greenery, stones, waterfalls, narrow and dangerous mountain
paths, streams, snow, huge and terrible glacier; all that covered on
the top by the hat of the transparent sky bareness, and all that
together form those unusual and attractive world, which forever draws
into itself mountain fans and ordinary amateurs from all over the world.
|The butterflies of
Central Asia, in the small mountainous country Kyrgyzstan, with its
sandy and stony deserts, the powerful ridges of the Tien-Shan and
Alai-Pamir, the spacious steppes of the mountain valleys cut by canyons
of the rough rivers and gray-haired glaciers above emerald
high-mountainous lakes, is a place of dwelling of numerous kinds of
insects, including one of the finest creations of the world's nature: