Along the famous Silk Road, there lies a Central Asian country known as Kyrgyzstan. The country is not very large by area but it has so many enchanting snowy peaks and grasslands, mountains and the purest rivers along these mountains. Kyrgyzstan is famous for its mountaineer peaks. Three of the most famous peaks of it have a height of about 7000 meter that is approximately 22,965 feet above sea level. So many tourists from all around the world come here for rafting, hiking, and climbing. This place is perfect for mountain sports lovers.
Lenin Peak Base Camp and Tulpar-Kul Lake:
Lenin Basecamp is a famous tourist place for camping that is located in the Pamir Mountains at the foot of Lenin Peak. It has a height of about 35,000 meters above sea level. This camp is a resting place for those who are willing to climb the Pamir Mountains. Lenin base camp targets the services that are essentials for the tourists. There’s a Lake called Tulpur-Kul that is at walking distance from Lenin camp. Hiking the Tulur kol is easiest as it takes about 3 hours to climb and enjoy the scenes of beautiful Linen peak and about 2 hours to return.
The Kolduk lake is located in the Southern part of Kyrgyzstan. If you are willing to hike Korogon and Karashagyl peaks, then you will experience passing through this lake as well. The lake surrounded by huge mountains covered with green grass presents the most amazing and enchanting view. The greenish mountains represent the most refreshing scene and a view of Kolduk lake from these mountains is actually mesmerizing. In addition to this, if you are fond of swimming, then it would be good to swim in this lake but make sure that you have the capability of bearing cold water.
Lake Issyk Kul:
Isskyk Kul Lake is surrounded by snowy Tien Shan mountains. It is said to be the seventh largest lake and is considered to be the second largest lake that is Alpine. A great fact about this is that there are only a few numbers of eagle hunters in the world, but Issyk Kul has the most of them. The view of Lake Issyk kul is so amazing. You can just go there and make yourself relaxed by viewing the sunrise or sunset because this lake represents great views of nature that you could not experience from any other part of the world.
Tash Rabat is an awesome caravanserai of 15th century stone which has a height of about 32 meters. Hikers reach this place by passing through Torugart Pass that is extremely dangerous and climbing it is quite breathtaking. So, Tash Rabat works as a resting area for the travelers who want to continue their journey further through the Tian Shan Mountains. Here the travelers can stay, pray, have food and water. It is symmetric in square shape surrounded by domes at the four corners. The area around it is a dry land but as a whole, it looks an amazing landscape.
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