Lakes of Kyrgyzstan

The land of the mountains as Kyrgyzstan has many of mountain lakes, to be precise, about 2000 lakes are found in the country. Kyrgyzstan's lakes are located at an altitude of 2500-4000 m above sea level. Some of the lakes formed by melted glaciers. Visits to such famous lakes as Issyk Kul, Son Kul and Chatyr Kul are always included in tours with car rent service from our travel company.

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Tourists traveling in Kyrgyzstan with rented the car can get more information about the lakes. For instance, Lake Issyk Kul is located at an altitude of 1600m. This lake is the pearl of the country, situated in the heart of the Tien Shan Mountains. If pay attention to the name of the lake, it means "warm lake". This name is given to this lake because it never freezes even in wintertime. By the by, among all the lakes in the world, Issyk Kul is the second most transparent lake after Lake Baikal. Besides, during traveling in Kyrgyzstan with car rent service, tourists can explore such a famous lake as Son Kul, situated at an altitude of 3016 m above sea level. The area of the lake is surrounded by beautiful valleys and summer pastures. Son Kul is fed by the rivers Kajyrty and Naryn.

One more popular lake in Kyrgyzstan is Chatyr Kul located at an altitude of 3530 m above sea level. Under the tour with rented the car to get there, travelers drive along the border with China called Torugart. Moreover, traveling in Kyrgyzstan, tourists can see the mysterious lake Merzbacher. It is called mysterious because Merzbacher disappears every summer. Lake Sary Chelek is known as the lake appeared after the valley flooding. Sary Chelek is surrounded by forests; travelers can meet streams on the mountain slopes. On the area of the lake, the air is clean and the water is clear. The territory of the lake is under control.