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Son Kul lake


Travelling in Kyrgyzstan will give you opportunity to see most beautiful - Son Kul lake! In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan, you are going to find it in a giant depression between two ridges at an altitude of 3000-16 meters above sea level. When you travel in Kyrgyzstan, you will be impressed by its long of 29 kilometers and 18 kilometers in width and depth of 22 meters. Son Kul lake is considered to be one of the largest high-mountain lakes in Kyrgyzstan! We would like you not to miss visiting this magical lake in your tour in Kyrgyzstan! See the clean and transparent surface of the lake which is surrounded by snowy mountains. During your tours in Kyrgyzstan, you will see different colors of the lake as purple and blue, then suddenly yellow and orange. The lake used to change its color due to mood and climate changes. In you visit this lake in winter; it will be unavailable for you due to high snow cover that lies here for 130 - 160 days. Thus, it is better to travel in Kyrgyzstan in summer and get impression of fresh and transparent features of the lake. In the course of your tours in Kyrgyzstan, you will be told legend about one cruel khan, who wanted to collect all beautiful ladies of Tien Shan. But poor ladies didn't want to be a part of his harem and decided to unleash the mountains. The Khan's palace was flooded and Son Kul Lake appeared.

In the course of tours in Kyrgyzstan, you will find 66 species of fish which used to spend time from May to September. It is known that, Son Kul lake never had fish, but people decided to acclimatize many types of fish and nowadays there are 100 tons of fish are caught in the lake every year. During your tours in Kyrgyzstan, you will be amazed by the landscape and background of the lake and take professional pictures among meadows and grasslands! You are going to drink mare's milk and be a guest of hospitable Kyrgyz family! Our company will organize affordable tours in Kyrgyzstan and make your dreams come true!