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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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  • An hours drive from Bishkek. Nice and cool with well laid out trails (guides not needed). You can hike to a panoramic vista, the waterfall (be sure to take the hard right at the small camp spot for th...  more »
  • Ala Archa is great place for hiking, also not so far from Bishkek city. Our English speaking driver he take us from our hotel. In a park quite colder , but view with green mountines, top of the mounti...  more »
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