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1 day tekking to Konorchek canyon from Bishkek

Konorchek is 125 km from Bishkek. We hirted transport and guide with Pegas Adventure. Started in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bruicewilliamzg
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Possibly one of the most photogenic places in Kyrgystan is the Konorchek Canyons a short drive away... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
JGDynamo
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New Brunswick, Canada
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“1 day tekking to Konorchek canyon from Bishkek”
2 Jul 2018
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| 125 km from Bishkek, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Konorchek is 125 km from Bishkek. We hirted transport and guide with Pegas Adventure. Started in the morning from our hotel from Bishkek. On the we have seen in tersting thing Burana minaret. Its build 11 th centery. After arriving to Boom gorge we had...More

2  Thank bruicewilliamzg
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Possibly one of the most photogenic places in Kyrgystan is the Konorchek Canyons a short drive away from Bishkek. We headed there with our fixer leading the way and were astounded by the natural beauty of the place with the red sandstone canyon. Fairly easy...More

2  Thank JGDynamo
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

A couple of hours from Bishkek will take you to the place with spectacular view!! Just let your eyes relax, the place worth of spending your weekend there and no matter how many people are going with you. This is definitely must see!

2  Thank Leila M
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Konorchek is popular red sandstone canyon on the way Bishkek - Issyk Kul. Relatively dry microclimate makes it suitable hiking location even during the rainy days. The path leads through the canyon and most of the time you walk on the dry bottom of the...More

2  Thank NomadyTravel
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful place to visit! Easy hiking, you won't regret it! The colors of the mountains, and the texture are unique.

2  Thank MaayanLior
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Konorchek canyons is nice place to have short trekking on the way to Issyk Kul lake or on the back way to Bishkek. Also good as short trek before trekking on more difficult routes in Terskey Ala-Too range. Most important things is do not go...More

4  Thank Timur A
Reviewed 23 September 2016

If you drive to Issyk Kul you will not miss the big sign showing the direction to Konorchek Canyons. The way goes up through narrow dry gorge until you reach after around one and a half hours open area surrounded by red rocks of different...More

3  Thank Kalpak_Travel
Reviewed 9 September 2016

If you like to visit an unusual place, off the beaten track and tourists free, this is the right place. For some reason, although this place is easily accessible, very few people go there and even most of the locals don't know about the canyon....More

5  Thank Vanja K
Reviewed 18 April 2016

I went to the Konorchek Canyons for a one day trek with the Trekking Union of Kyrgyzstan I paid 460 SOM for the guide and transpiration! I felt like I was back in the states! I felt like I was in Utah and I found...More

3  Thank Alex_Johnson_Bishkek
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