1 Ala Archa Gorge & Bishkek

Ala Archa Gorge & Bishkek


Ala Archa Gorge & Bishkek


Kyrgyzstan's capital doesn't seem to offer much as far as attractions until the point when you visit this place, you will start to find that this city is home to an entire slew of particular sights, popular bistros, unwinding parks, underrated attractions, and impeccable monuments.

Ala Archa Gorge & Bishkek

Osh Bazaar (Ош базары)

It may not be the greatest in Central Asia, but rather it's a clamouring hive of action where you could without much of a stretch spend a few hours.

Abandoned Casino

Not any building other than the abandoned casino is more intriguing. Here you'll discover spray painting, crushed items and potentially young people hanging out.

Oak Park & Panfilov Park (Панфилов көчөсү – улица Панфилова)

Visit the Oak Park which is full of peculiar sculptures and offers a nice green escape.

Erkindik Park

Prevalent with local people, particularly on the weekend, you'll discover this stop fixed with trees beguiling all day. It has a tendency to be calmer in the mornings and busier in the dawn and early night.

Ala-Too Square

The Central Plaza in Bishkek, constructed-in 1984 to praise the 60th commemoration of the Kyrgyz Soviet Social Republic is one of the city's significant landmarks possessing plenty of benches in the sitting area and fountains where you can enjoy a fast reprieve.

Hiking outside of Bishkek with Trekking Union

In case you're desiring multi day-trip from Bishkek, you can simply plan a trek to the close-by mountains with the Trekking Union.

Craft Beer Scene

You can enjoy the casual atmosphere and company of others when things get dark in the city.


The Ala-Archa gorge has a mountaineering camp with the same name which is 45 km to the south of Bishkek. The gorge lies at an altitude of 2100 metres above sea level.

Etymologically, the gorge means "colourful juniper" in the local Kyrgyz language derived from the juniper bushes growing on the slope line of the Ala-Archa gorge.

Location of the Ala-Archa gorge

Situated on the high regions of the Kyrgyz Ridge midst the Tien Shan Mountains, the gorge is occupied by glaciers all over. Considered to be the highest in the region the gorge is the most attractive mountaineering point in Kyrgyzstan.

The Light House

A small hut at an altitude of 3400 metres above sea level, Light House is a renowned stop on your mountaineering camp's way up to the Ak Sai glacier. One of the most convenient base camps in the area, it warms and relaxes campers after ascents.

You can stay in the hut to spend your night.

The Light House gives a majestic view of the gorge and the mountains in the backdrop.

The Ala Archa gorge is a known destination for skiing, hiking and mountaineering. The gorge includes trips to more than 20 glaciers.

From bazaars to national parks, beer stations to beautiful valleys, Kyrgyzstan offers a whole package of both-fun and leisure moments. Call us or visit our website to book your tour to Ala-Archa gorge and Bishkek while in Kyrgyzstan.