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Active adventure on foot or horseback from Tash Rabat

It is really an adventure, weather is unpredictable, it can snow any time of the year, and if you... read more

Reviewed January 31, 2017
Kalpak_Travel
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Nussbaumen, Switzerland
Beautiful lake, amazing experience!

We hiked from Tash Rabat to the lake and back in 2 days on our own, no guide, no horses, just us, a... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2016
Gazpacho5246
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Antwerp, Belgium
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At-Bashi, Kyrgyzstan
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

It is really an adventure, weather is unpredictable, it can snow any time of the year, and if you decide to do the trek on foot it is quite a tough day. At Chatyr Kul there are a few nice but simple yurts where you...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2016

We hiked from Tash Rabat to the lake and back in 2 days on our own, no guide, no horses, just us, a map and the tent. It took us 7 h to get there (to the lake itself) and 5 h to walk back....More

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Reviewed 5 April 2016

Chatyr- Kul is a wonderful mountain top lake that is not definitely a final destination point, but rather a great destination if you wish to hike or horseback from Tash Rabat. You cannot get close to the lake as it's preserved for birds and researching....More

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Reviewed 5 November 2015

Chatyr-Kul is an alpine lake near the Chinese border. Some of the shore is a bird sanctuary, so it's forbidden to get nearer than about a half a kilometer to much of the shore. There are a couple of yurt camps on the south shore--CBT-Naryn...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2015

"Heavenly Lake" - is located on the border of Kyrgyzstan and China. Lake is located between the ranges "Bashi" and "Torugart-Too" at an altitude of 3530 meters above sea level. The lake area is 153.5 square kilometers, and the volume of water - 610 million...More

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Arturas D
1 April 2016|
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Response from tamara b |
I believe essentially yes, it's a long route where you pass At-Bashy villages, and travel down Silk road towards Tourogat Pass and turn into the off-roads to get to the lake. I know you must have proper documents, and proper... More
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