Chimgon, Tashkent

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Enjoy nature and winter sports at Chimgon, a ski resort in the Western Tien Shan close to the capital. At an elevation of 1,600 m (5,249 ft), the resort offers sweeping views of the snow-clad mountains, where the highest nearby peak rises 3,309 m (10,856 ft) and resembles a giant star. Some 85 km (53 mi) from Tashkent, the area makes a popular day trip for locals and tourists, with high season for skiing from December to mid-March. A spectacular double chairlift and a number of observation decks with excellent vantage points and good trails offer outings in all seasons. Horseback riding and wild horse watching are also popular activities. Arrange your visit to Chimgon and discover more family-friendly attractions in Tashkent using our Tashkent travel itinerary maker.
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  • August 11, 2017
    Everyone has their own idea of the best place on Earth. I think even confident that after seeing all the beauty of the world, the second change your opinion, but only for a second. For me this place-Chimgan. Omit details of the benefits of civilization. Perhaps they do not meet international standards, but they are there. For me, it is better not to see them. I wish to convey the sense of the tithe, though born in me during my last trip to the mountains. There were times when the mountains were considered a mysterious and dangerous place. And it seems to me there is nothing more beautiful, majestic, charming than mountains. All space where enough sight, occupy huge mountains. Tops are piled up one after another, and there is no end to them. Above them-only the sky. Already captures the spirit of power and grandeur of the mountains. You feel either, and as life down there-vanity of vanities. And yet, the silence ... This engrossing, to formication on the skin. And then the noise of wind and from the swarm of bees, the scent of flowers knocked down ... Talking about the unique beauty of these mountains can be infinitely long, sorry that I am not a poet or artist. Something like ...
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  • July 25, 2017
    They even brought to skiing a year. Place "unusual" totally "disorganized" but deserves for that. Total anarchy everywhere.
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  • July 22, 2017
    It's basically a view point have to reach there through rope way but its nice, cold icy winds at the top and thrilling rope way ride.  more »

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