Posts of our blog by tag "Bishkek"

September 6, 2019

Local life in Jyrgalan: the experience you must acquire

Thousands of tourists come to Kyrgyzstan every year.  Foreigners admire the nature of the mountainous country, beautiful lakes and the incredible beauty of the mountains. But there are things in our country that make tourists say: “Wow!”. If you are going to Kyrgyzstan, then you ...
October 2, 2017

Best time to visit Kyrgyzstan

Best time to visit Kyrgyzstan relies upon what is on your itinerary and which regions of the nation you will be touring. Making speculations regarding the weather in this locale is hard. The most suitable time to visit northern Kyrgyzstan, for example, is from June to September; ...
September 18, 2017

Facts about Kyrgyzstan

When you live in another culture for a sufficiently long time, you begin to acknowledge inconspicuous social standards that you would not have learned by going through a book about the nation. If you get an opportunity to tour Kyrgyzstan for several months, you will get to notice ...
September 8, 2017

Places to visit in Kyrgyzstan

The surreal atmosphere of Kyrgyzstan makes it one of the upcoming destinations for worldwide vacationers, who are keen on the best places to visit in Kyrgyzstan. The well-known Tien Shen Mountains are etched flawlessly to supplement the amazing topography of the land. This nation ...
August 30, 2017

What to see in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Bishkek, the capital city of Kyrgyzstan, is an amazing city with a great number of tall trees, square lines, a mind blowing measure of the statue and encompassed by snow-topped mountains. Not what I was anticipating. Find underneath what there is to see and do when you visit Bish ...
July 20, 2017

Travel Guide to Central Kyrgyzstan

Central Kyrgyzstan is controlled by emotional vistas of mountains and high lakes. Scantily populated, it is a fantasy for any individual who adores feeling nearer to nature. Arriving is another issue. There is next to no public means of transport accessible. Therefore, you have t ...
June 19, 2017

North Kyrgyzstan: Talas & Bishkek

The level, busy, agrarian land encompassing Talas and Bishkek in the north is a preview of Kazakhstan's never-ending steppe. However, you do not need to go far to get away from the city and into the mountains. Bishkek Blossoming and laid-back, Bishkek has held a provincial vibe ...
February 15, 2017

River Rafting in Central Asia

Kyrgyzstan is a nation in Central Asia beautified with snowcapped mountain ranges, rivers, alpine lakes, canyons, hot springs, plantations of wildflowers and green summer pastures. There is a wide variety of activities that can be undertaken in this nation including, trekking, ho ...
October 25, 2016

5 things you must do in Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan is one of those countries that not many hear about on a daily basis, and most of us know about it from history books or from Kyrgyz friends, and this my friend, is a true pity. This country had lot to offer and visiting it is a pure haven, so you will have surely more ...
August 16, 2016

Kyrgyzstan tourism news: Ticket Sales Started for Second World Nomad Games

Ticket sales for the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Second World Nomad Games has recently been started. The World Nomad Games will take place from September 3-8, 2016 at Lake Issyk-Kul and should be #1 in your Kyrgyzstan travel plan for this Autumn!  Tickets can be bought ...
November 23, 2015

Kyrgyzstan tourism opportunities gain high recognition!

Let me share the recent great news, proving the Kyrgyzstan to become more popular and valuable tourist destination. Tourism in Kyrgyzstan has once again become a priority for Russian travelers. That was announced on 18 of November, 2015 at the ceremony of awarding the winners of ...
April 23, 2015

GOING TO RESTAURANTS IN KYRGYZSTAN: WHAT’S HAPPENING?

When you first arrive in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, picking up some city guides/maps of the city you are in is always a smart move. There is an excellent city guide called Welcome Journal available in Bishkek as well as a couple free maps of the city. (There are good maps available in ...
April 6, 2015

How to Get into, out of, & Back to Manas Airport in Kyrgyzstan

Figuring out visa requirements and arranging how to get to and from international airports can be one of the most stressful parts of international travel. Thankfully, getting through Manas International Airport in Kyrgyzstan is quite easy these days for citizens of the European U ...
February 25, 2015

Where to Find the Best Souvenirs in Kyrgyzstan

Since the tourism industry in Kyrgyzstan is in its youth, there are not souvenir shops everywhere you look. This is both bad and good. A booming tourism industry in Kyrgyzstan would be great in that it would mean travelers could find all kinds of souvenir and gift shops wherever ...
January 30, 2015

Kyrgyzstan Travel Information: Where to Find Ski Equipment

A lot of people ask me when the best time to travel in Kyrgyzstan is. That’s a tough question to answer. Every season has its advantages for travelers. Extreme sports tend to draw people to Kyrgyzstan either in summer or winter even though extreme sports are available during ever ...
January 15, 2015

Kyrgyzstan Car Rentals: Helpful Hints to Prepare for Your Trip

Do you enjoy the freedom of driving when and where you want when you travel? Do you like being able to make spur-of-the-moment decisions about where you’d like to go and places you’d like to explore? If so, then renting a car in Kyrgyzstan is a great option for you to see the cou ...
December 19, 2014

The 3 Most Common Languages Spoken in the Kyrgyz Republic

Planning on traveling around Kyrgyzstan?  If you are, you’ll undoubtedly be conversing with a large number of locals during your stay, especially if your goal is to travel independently in Kyrgyzstan.  If you’re not planning to do any independent travel in Kyrgyzstan, but instead ...
December 12, 2014

Travel Advice on How to Stay Healthy on Your Trip to Kyrgyzstan

Traveling around the world has its obstacles, not the least of which is health problems.  To combat these problems, most people focus on which vaccinations they need before visiting a certain country.  Of course, consulting a healthcare professional and getting the necessary vacc ...
December 9, 2014

How to Navigate the Bazaars in Bishkek

As you meander across Kyrgyzstan, you’ll no doubt end up in the capital city at some point in your journey and either purposely seek out or stumble upon a bazaar.  At this point you’ve probably already read up on all the information about Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan that you could and kn ...
November 28, 2014

Why a Trip to Kyrgyzstan is the Best Way to Begin Exploring Asia

Are you planning a trip along the Great Silk Road? Traveling through countries like China, India, Iran and the Central Asian countries is exhilarating to be sure, but when you’re figuring out logistics, can be a bit tricky.  Where do I start?  Where can I get all my visas?  What ...
September 26, 2014

What Kind of People Will I Meet in Kyrgyzstan?

I don’t know about you, but when I travel, some of my best stories don’t necessarily revolve around places I visited or things I bought.  My most memorable experiences usually revolve around people I’ve met during my travels.   Even the coolest place on earth can become a bad mem ...
September 22, 2014

The Most Fascinating Silk Road Destinations in Kyrgyzstan

I’ve always felt the Central Asian countries to be exotic and mysterious, envisioning traders with caravans of camels bursting with spices and valuable merchandise, fighting against the whims of nature to reach distant lands.  Central Asia has such a wild, infectious history due ...
September 20, 2014

Summer in Kyrgyzstan: What Are My Options?

Summertime in Kyrgyzstan comes with a lot of perks.  Some of the things on the top of my list are the fresh melons, the juicy, red tomatoes, and all the syrupy jams available on the side of the road!   There’s more to summertime in Kyrgyzstan than great food though.   Kyrgyzstan ...
September 16, 2014

How to Meet Knights in Bishkek

Bishkek often seems deceptively simple to visitors from other countries. The editorial board of "Welcome!" wants to dispel this impression by telling you about the mysterious Black Guard (The Black Company).  Sounds interesting, doesn’t it?We all know that people prefer gathering ...
September 12, 2014

Nightlife in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

If sitting inside a hotel room while you’re in Bishkek seems boring to you, step out into the city and explore Bishkek’s many dance halls and nightclubs.  Even cafes and restaurants that are quiet in the afternoon are transformed into lively hangout spots in the evening.  Live mu ...
September 6, 2014

8 Tips for Visiting Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

After you arrive at the airport, step off the train, and park your car after your journey to Bishkek, there will be several things you probably won’t be familiar with about getting around the city.  Here are a few tips we hope will be helpful to you to make your travels more hass ...
August 15, 2014

4 of the Best Places to Visit on a Walking Tour of Bishkek

People traveling to Kyrgyzstan usually come to check out its rugged scenery, but don’t discount taking a walking tour of Bishkek while visiting the Kyrgyz Republic.Bishkek is the largest city in Kyrgyzstan with roughly 900,000 residents out of Kyrgyzstan’s total population of 5.5 ...
August 9, 2014

5 Aspects of Cultural Holidays in Kyrgyzstan

The ease and flexibility of international travel in the 21st century has created a different breed of tourist.  Our generation doesn’t want to follow a tour guide rambling off a monotonous, memorized script of historical facts in a herd of 40 other people.  We want a cultural vac ...
July 28, 2014

What to Expect When You Visit Kyrgyzstan’s Capital City

Bishkek is the capital of Kyrgyzstan and the country’s largest city, housing nearly a million people.  It’s located in northern Kyrgyzstan, just an hour’s drive from the Kazakh border.  Kyrgyzstan’s capital is laid out in a grid-like pattern on level ground, but is bordered by sn ...
July 22, 2014

7 Must See Tourist Attractions in Kyrgyzstan Everyone Can Enjoy

Kyrgyzstan’s surreal Olympus-like atmosphere makes Kyrgyzstan a new up-and-coming destination for international travelers. Not only are the Tien Shen Mountains perfectly sculpted to enhance the land’s breathtaking terrain and house some of the most beautiful scenery known to man, ...