Posts of our blog by tag "Suusamyr mountains"

August 26, 2019

All you need to know about Son-Kul Lake

What is Son-Kul Lake? This is a mountainous, second largest lake in Kyrgyzstan, located at an altitude of 3016 meters above sea level in the north-western part of the Naryn region. And of course, this is a place that will charm you with its beauty. How to get to Son-Kul Lake? Le ...
October 29, 2014

3 of the Best Places in Central Asia for Freeride Ski Tours

Freeride skiers looking for a fresh, new experience should check out the Tien Shan Mountains of Kyrgyzstan.  Don’t know much about Kyrgyzstan?  Kyrgyzstan is a small, peaceful Central Asian country located west of China and south of Kazakhstan that is over 90% mountains!  It’s th ...
August 25, 2014

Your Ski Options in Kyrgyzstan: From Heliski to Cross Country Tours

Kyrgyzstan is a Central Asian country that has earned its nickname “the Alps of Central Asia” from the vast, mountainous terrain that covers 90% of the country. Two famous mountain ranges run through it, the Tien Shan and Pamir Mountains, making it a skier’s paradise.  Snowcapped ...
August 21, 2014

Why Paragliding in Kyrgyzstan Should be on Your Bucket List

Not many people know it, but Kyrgyzstan, a small country tucked away in Central Asia, is a goldmine of potential for outdoor enthusiasts and extreme sport lovers.  It’s bordered by China, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, and Uzbekistan and is saturated with natural beauty and wilderness e ...
August 19, 2014

3 Rivers in Kyrgyzstan that are Prime Fishing Spots

Kyrgyzstan is a 90% mountainous Central Asian country that is also home to just under 2,000 lakes and 40,000 rivers, most of which are glacier-fed.  It’s a lush oasis in the midst of Central Asia with little rainfall and an average count of 245 sunny days a year, making an excel ...
August 13, 2014

2 of the Best Places to Heli-Ski in Central Asia

Looking for a vacation with an adrenaline rush?  Heliskiing is a great way for ski lovers to break free of their normal restraints and go skiing outside the box.  Jumping out of a helicopter onto the top of a towering peak the urges you down a fresh, untouched slope gives the wor ...