Explore Kyrgyzstan - 24 of the best off-road routes - 4x4, van, bike and cycle
Kyrgyzstan Travel Guide Book - Central Asia
Olivia Casari, Victor Michaud
Traversed by the Celestial Mountains and the famous Silk Road, Kyrgyzstan is a diverse country of wild beauty. Designed like a roadbook, and illustrated with a multitude of maps and photos, this book is both a tool and guide for independent travellers who wish to explore Kyrgyzstan off the beaten track. The reader is invited to experience an unforgettable adventure by van, 4x4, bicycle or motorbike, following in the footsteps of silk merchants and some of the greatest explorers. With the wise advice of the authors, Olivia & Victor, set off to discover a selection of 24 unexplored off-road routes and the country's must-see sites (Lake Song-Kul, Lake Issyk-Kul, etc.). - 336 colour pages and more than 300 photos - 75 maps, including high-res satellite maps - More than 500 GPS coordinates (wild camping spots, sightseeing spots, nature or culture hot spots, etc.) - Hikes by foot or horseback and other must-do outdoor activities - 40 pages on the local culture and environment- Practical information to prepare your trip (vehicle equipment, renting advice, visa, etc.)- A complete phrasebook to break the ice in a yurt !This guide book is an invitation to explore the wildest corners of Kyrgyzstan by 4x4, van, motorbike or bike. Crossed east to west by the Celestial Mountains, Kyrgyzstan is a mountainous country overflowing with breathtaking natural scenery. From picturesque valleys to snow-capped summits, follow in the footsteps of the Silk Road caravans and encounter this nomadic people. Find yourself inspired to undertake a timeless journey using our carefully selected routes.