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Ala-Archa Gorge, Bishkek

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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. Use our Bishkek driving holiday app to arrange your visit to Ala-Archa Gorge and other attractions in Bishkek.
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  • For me travel is a lot about the great outdoors. Visited Ala-Archa on my last day in this fantastic country as a farewell of sorts. Caught a taxi (negotiated a return trip with 4 hr wait).Took a hike ...  more »
  • A great place for families with children, friends. Clean air. beautiful nature we were there with children and our guests from Europe. They were very interested, they were thrilled by the beauty of nature. The truth before the end could not be reached because all tired but we had to just be there and enjoy the beauty.
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  • This place is not so far from Bishkek. Only 40 minutes away by driving. You can spend a day or two (or more). The nature in this area is amazing. After all it laocated within the Tian Shan. Do nnot mi...  more »
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