Explore Kyrgyzstan - 24 of the best off-road routes

travel guide kyrgyzstan best off-road routes
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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 !

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