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Kyrgyzstan took place in Central Asia, it bordered on republics known as Kazakhstan on the north, Uzbekistan on the west, Tadjikistan on the south and China on its East and South-East. The former Republic of the Soviet Union received its independence in 1991 and since then it is a self-governing Presidential Republic. Bishkek formerly was called Frunze , it is the capital with more than 1 million inhabitants. The country as a whole has about 5 million inhabitants and the area of 198.500 km2.

Longitude 
Bishkek - 74 ( East (Similar to New Delhi).

Latitude 
Bishkek - 42 ( North Similar to Istanbul, Madrid, New York. 

Elevation 
Highest point is 7437 m -Pobeda Peak
Lowest point is 402 m - The Laikal district in the Ferghana Valley
Average elevation is 2750 m
Elevation of Bishkek is 750 m 
93% of Kyrgyzstan located higher than 1500 m above sea level, and 41% above 3000m. 

Area 
198,500 sq. km (76641 sq. miles)
It is very near to England and roughly equal to the combined areas of Portugal, Switzerland, Belgium and the Netherlands.
925 km East-West: 453 km North-South 
The total length of Kyrgyzstan's borders makes 4508 km.

Neighboring Countries 
China, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan. 

Population 
6 million 
Density is 24 per sq. km    
38% is urban, 62% is rural
51% - female, 49% - male
About one sixth of the population live and in Bishkek.
The Kyrgyz people make up just over 50% of the population. The major ones are among 70 distinct nationalities:     
The Russians (17%), Uzbeks (13%), Ukrainians, Germans and Tatars.
40% of the population are under 14 years old and 8% of the population is over 60 years old.
When the Republic received its independence there was large-scale emigration of ethnic Russians and Germans because of the decline of industrial job opportunities and growing Kyrgyz nationalism.

Religion 
Muslim (Sunni), and Russian Orthodox.

Languages 
State language is Kyrgyz origin of one of the Turkic lanhuages.  Official language is Russian, (In common use especially in the capital and Northern region).

Life Expectancy 
In 1995: Male made 63.9 and female made 72.6

National symbols:
Flag, State Emblem.

Administrative structure: 
The territory of Republic is split into 8 administrative districts. There are 7 regions ("oblasts"):
Chu Oblast,
Issyk-Kul Oblast,
Talas Oblast,
Naryn Oblast,
Osh Oblast,
Djalal-Abad Oblast,
Batken Oblast,
and the capital district of Bishkek.
The oblasts are subdivided into 39 rayons (districts). Bishkek has 4 districts. The districts consist of a total of 429 local communities (Ail okmotu).

Membership of international organizations: 
Kyrgyuzstan is part of the United Nations (and its specialized agencies such as UNDP, UNESCO, UNICEF, UNIDO, UNHCR), IOM, Central Asian Economic Community, World Bank, WHO, FAO, ILO; CIS, GIS, ECO,IMF, EBRD, IDB, ICAO, OECD, OSCE, Intelsat, WTO - World Trade Organization, WTO World Tourism Organization, Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

 

 

Kyrgyzstan biking: Tour 1

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Bike tour

Duration of the tour: 10 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Naryn town - Tash Rabat caravanserai - Moldo village - Son Kul lake - Kyzyl Korgon canyon - Bishkek city 

Do you want to experience something absolutely new and to visit a country where you will feel full relaxation far away from your everyday problems? Then buy a ticket and come to Kyrgyzstan. We offer you wonderful bike trip, which you will never forget. He whole trip will go among unbelievable stunning places, you will see beautiful mountain gorges, shining lake and ancient site referring to the 14 century!!! Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan biking: Tour 2

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Bike tour

Duration of the tour: 10 days 

Places to visit:
Bishkek - Son Kul lake - Kyzyl Korgon canyon - Kyrk-Kyz pass - Ter Jailak pass - Toluk village - Toktogul village - Bishkek city

Are you looking for adventures and you want to visit absolutely new country? Then come to travel to Kyrgyzstan the country where you will travel among incredible beautiful places, you will not even notice tiredness while riding your bicycle. Here you will visit many places of gorgeous nature and you will be able to get acquainted with ancient culture of Kyrgyz nomads. Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan biking: Tour 3

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Bike tour

Duration of the tour: 10 days

Places to visit: Bishkek - Tamchi village - Kochkor - Sarybulak - Jalpak pass - Dzhylangach river - Kichi-Naryn - Naryn town - Bishkek city

Peaks over seven thousands meters high, coniferous forests, rapid mountains rivers, alpine meadows, rare animals and flowers. If you think that we are talking about Switzerland you are mistaken! This is the land of Kyrgyzstan, the place where you will spend unforgettable time while riding along all these unique beauties, it is also the only country where you can meet real nomads!!! Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan biking: Tour 4

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Bike tour

Duration of the tour: 10 days 

Places to visit:
Bishkek - Tash Rabat caravanserai - Moldo village - Kyzyl Korgon canyon - Kyrk-Kyz pass - Ter Jailak pass - Toluk village - Toktogul village - Bishkek city

Do you want to visit a place where you can still see primordial nature and not only one or two views? If you are dreaming about traveling in such place come to Kyrgyzstan. You will be just shocked while riding by our breathtaking nature. You will see snow covered peaks, seething rivers and ancient historical site. Do not miss your chance to come to the storehouse of nature. Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan biking: Tour 5

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Bike tour

Duration of the tour: 11 days 

Places to visit:
Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Dzhylangach river - Kichi-Naryn - Naryn town - Tash Rabat caravanserai - Moldo village - Son Kul lake - Bishkek city

Kyrgyzstan is mountainous country crossed by Tien-Shan and Pamir Alay mountain system, that is why it is one of the best place to travel on you bicycle here. There are great amount of roads and routes which will take you away by their unique beauty. You will not need to visit many countries to see different nature landscapes; you can do it here, because Kyrgyzstan is the country of contrasts. There you will see as gorgeous nature as unique culture of Kyrgyz people. Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan biking: Tour 6

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Bike tour

Duration of the tour: 12 days

Places to visit: Bishkek - Kochkor - Sarybulak - Kichi-Naryn - Naryn town - Son Kul lake - Kyzyl Korgon canyon - Kyrk-Kyz pass - Ter Jailak pass - Toluk village - Toktogul village - Bishkek city

If you are a person who likes adventures then Kyrgyzstan is place you are looking for! If you want to see gorgeous nature and century culture with old historical sights, then do not lose your time come to travel to Kyrgyzstan. We offer you a wonderful tour which includes many beautiful places. You will be just amazed by beauty of our lakes mountains alpine meadows rivers and forests, and all these beauties you will see in one small country called Kyrgyzstan. Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan biking
: Tour 7

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Bike tour

Duration of the tour: 8 days

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Kayindi village - Keuk-Ayrik pass - Chon Sary Oi village - Tamchi village - Kochkor - Sarybulak - Jalpak pass - Bishkek city

If you like riding it is your chance to visit a new place for doing it. You will not find a better country than Kyrgyzstan for doing this. Kyrgyzstan is a mountainous country and there many different routes and roads going along picturesque gorges meadows and rapid rivers. Here you will get a chance to be acquainted with ancient culture of nomads and to see their way of life. Read the tour...

 

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