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Ala-Archa Gorge, Bishkek

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Geologic Formation
Explore the remarkable alpine scenery suited for hikers, horseback riders, mountain climbers, and skiers at Ala-Archa Gorge. Established in 1976 some 40 km (25 mi) from the capitol, the park is noted for the vibrant, multicolored junipers that grow in the area. In addition to the very rare snow leopard, the reserve contains many interesting geological formations, river valleys, large glaciers, and ski areas at altitudes over 4,000 m (13,000 ft). Immerse yourself in the boundless natural beauty, snapping pictures and relaxing in the serene environment. During your treks, always carry extra water and wear comfortable walking shoes. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Bishkek holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Ala-Archa Gorge and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Alla-Archinskoe Gorge is a nature park where you can views from the city. And if you go further to the right. In the Gorge there are many different conifers that saturate with oxygen. In Alla-Arce have cafes, cottages, coach. I advise you to relax not only al'penistam but the townspeople Alla-ARCHA Gorge.
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  • Great Valley with magnificent mountains and great wildlife. Eyes on for ibex! We saw it in early April as a winter landscape in perfect weather.
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  • Golden autumn with colourful trees and delicious apples!! Hiking to Ala Archa is useful for our health!!)) Breathtaking views, crystal fresh air- fantastic!!  more »