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A pathway to the petroglyphs

The airport is small but is used occasionally for private charter-planes. If you go all the way... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Aigul K
,
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
Why?

I'm not really sure why this is even listed as an attraction. It is a long, straight stretch of... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
CommanderChip
,
Olympia, Washington
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2 Oct 2017
“A pathway to the petroglyphs”
10 May 2017
“Why?”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Cholpon Ata, Kyrgyzstan
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The airport is small but is used occasionally for private charter-planes. If you go all the way up the airport road you will see the black gates inside of which there are petroglyphs (the stone garden) There is a drunk guy sometimes at the entrance...More

Thank Aigul K
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

I'm not really sure why this is even listed as an attraction. It is a long, straight stretch of pavement. Whoopee.

Thank CommanderChip
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

There is absolutely no reason to visit this, but it is necessary to drive along the disused runway to visit the Museum of Petroglyphs.

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Reviewed 18 August 2016

The important thing about this site is the ancient petroglyphs at the far end of the abandoned runway. I gather one must drive on the old runway to the far end to reach the entrance to the petroglyph area. A ticket lady who lives in...More

Thank RodMcLeod
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

I have been to Cholpon Ata a few times and the airport is not really a place to see. Its very close to the Museum of Petroglyphs in Cholpon Ata. The airport is nothing interesting. Last summer a person could rent jeeps there but I'm...More

Thank 340ajj
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