Best trails in Kyrgyzstan

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Ready to check out the best trails in Kyrgyzstan? AllTrails has 38 great hiking trails, views trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 23 moderate trails in Kyrgyzstan ranging from 2.9 to 55.7 km and from 1,239 to 3,917 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Top trails (38)
#1 - Ala-Archa to Ak-Sai Racek Hut and Glacier
Ala-Archa National Park
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Length: 11.6 km • Est. 5 h 40 m
Ala-Archa to Ak-Sai Racek Hut and Glacier is a 11.6 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Bir-Bulak, Chuy, Kyrgyzstan that features a river and is rated as difficult. The traShow more
#2 - Ak-Suu Transverse
Ak-Suu, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan
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Length: 108.1 km • Est. Multi-day
A peak adventure experience encompassing the entire Ak-Suu region. Begin near the Kazakh border in Jyrgalan and finish just beyond Karakol amidst the red rock canyons of Jeti-Oguz. En route, enjoy a hShow more
#3 - Tien Shan (Dzergalan to Ad Dzajlu)
Ak-Suu, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan
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Length: 122.3 km • Est. Multi-day
Tien Shan (Dzergalan to Ad Dzajlu) is a 122.3 kilometer moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Ak-Suu, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan that features beautiful wild flowers and is only recommendeShow more
#4 - Ala-Köl Lake
Ak-Suu, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan
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Length: 38.6 km • Est. Multi-day
Ala-Köl Lake is a 38.6 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Ak-Suu, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan that offers scenic views. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hikiShow more
#5 - Ak-Suu Traverse Trek
Karakol, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan
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Length: 93.3 km • Est. Multi-day
The Ak-Suu trek is much better hiked east to west than the reverse. When you approach from the east you cross a series of passes, glaciers, and lakes, that are seem to be almost intentionally ordered Show more
#6 - Ak-Suu Highlights
Jeti-Oguz, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan
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Length: 58.3 km • Est. Multi-day
A multi-day alpine journey through some of the most colorful and varied landscapes of the Ak-Suu trekking corridor. Alpine gorges, rock walls, Ala-Kol lake, and the red rock canyons of Jeti-Oguz are jShow more
#7 - Jeti-Ögüz to Teleti Valley
Jeti-Oguz, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan
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Length: 16.1 km • Est. 6 h 4 m
Day 1/5 Jeti-Ögüz to Altyn-Arashan / Ak-Suu tripShow more
#8 - Ala Archa River Walk
Ala-Archa National Park
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Length: 30.6 km • Est. 10 h 31 m
Ala Archa River Walk is a 30.6 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located in the state of Chuy, Kyrgyzstan that features a river. The trail is rated as moderate and offers a number of Show more
#9 - Ala-kol Pass
Ak-Suu, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan
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Length: 33.5 km • Est. Multi-day
This tack guides you from Altyn Arashan via Ala Kol Pass (ca. 3900m) and Ala Kul lake and to Karakol Valley. We did it in two days and camped at the lake. But you can also do it in three or even four Show more
#10 - Teleti Valley to Karakol Valley (Day 2/5 Jeti-Ögüz to Altyn-Arashan/Ak-Suu)
Jeti-Oguz, Ysyk-Köl, Kyrgyzstan
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Length: 16.9 km • Est. 6 h 27 m
Day 2/5 Jeti-Ögüz to Altyn-Arashan / Ak-Suu tripShow more
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