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Bishkek Destination Guide

Explore Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan.

Bishkek in the region of Bishkek with it's 900,000 inhabitants is a town in Kyrgyzstan and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan

Current time in Bishkek is now 03:26 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Bishkek" with an UTC offset of 6 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Fergana, Andijan, Taraz, Taldykorgan, Lugovoye or Archa-Beshkik. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

18°C / 65 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Evening Temperature 15°C / 59 °F
Night Temperature -0°C / 31 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 32%
Air Pressure 785 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 24th of August 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 16°C (60 °F)
Night: 2°C (36 °F)
Friday, 25th of August 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 17°C (62 °F)
Night: 4°C (38 °F)
Saturday, 26th of August 2017
Light rain, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 25°C (77 °F)
Night: 11°C (51 °F)

Videos

Bishkek Street Performer Plays Katusha W...

01:43 min ( July 13, 2012 by JonBrowneMenzies)
Views: 997 - Rating: 5/5

Check out this Bishkek Tshirt from Zazzle, only $15.30 and can be customized to sweatshirts, hoodies, and women's styles! tinyurl.com Walking the streets of Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan is an amazing experienc...

Bishkek Talant (1995)

03:30 min ( April 17, 2009 by weaselville)
Views: 1,682 - Rating: 5/5

Talant Sultanov shows us some local Kyrgyz music back in 1995


Bishkek Kyrgyzstan Train Station ( )

03:07 min ( July 15, 2012 by JonBrowneMenzies)
Views: 1,413 - Rating: 0/5

Check out this Bishkek Tshirt from Zazzle, only $15.30 and can be customized to sweatshirts, hoodies, and women's styles! tinyurl.com As of 2007, the Bishkek railway station sees only a few trains a d...

Riding around Bishkek

00:51 min ( August 27, 2008 by userstravels)
Views: 1,149 - Rating: 0/5

Looking out the window of a marshrutka, number 113, on the way to the center of Bishkek. posted for www.userstravels.com


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Interesting facts about this location

Bishkek

Bishkek, formerly Pishpek and Frunze, is the capital and the largest city of Kyrgyzstan. Bishkek is also the administrative centre of Chuy Province which surrounds the city, even though the city itself is not part of the province but rather a province-level unit of Kyrgyzstan. The name is thought to derive from a Kyrgyz word for a churn used to make fermented mare's milk, the Kyrgyz national drink.

More reading: Bishkek homepage
Located at 42.87, 74.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Bishkek, Capitals in Asia, Cities in Central Asia, Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places established in 1825, Populated places in Chuy Province, Provinces of Kyrgyzstan

Spartak Stadium (Kyrgyzstan)

Spartak Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 23,000. It is currently the home ground of the Kyrgyzstan national football team.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.87, 74.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Kyrgyzstan, Football venues in Kyrgyzstan, Multi-purpose stadiums, National stadiums

White House, Bishkek

The White House is the presidential office building in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The White House was the site of riots during both the 2005 Tulip Revolution and the 2010 Kyrgyzstani riots. During the 2010 riots a fire broke out and damaged portions of the building and destroyed the hard copies of many government records.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.87, 74.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Bishkek, Government buildings completed in 1985, Houses completed in 1985, Office buildings completed in 1985, Official residences in Kyrgyzstan, Presidential palaces

Dynamo Stadion

Dynamo Stadion is a multi-use stadium in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. It is currently used mostly for football matches and serves as the home stadium for Sher-Ak-Dan Bishkek of the Kyrgyzstan League. The stadium has a capacity of 10,000 people.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.87, 74.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Kyrgyzstan

Dordoy Bazaar

Dordoy Bazaar (Kyrgyz: Дордой Базары, Russian: Рынок Дордой; also spelled Dordoi Bazaar in English) is a large wholesale and retail market in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. It is one of Asia's greatest public market places, comparable to Bangkok's Chatuchak weekend market or Tehran's Grand Bazaar. It's been described by a Western journalist as "a modern monument to the power of raw commerce".

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.87, 74.59 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Bazaars, Retail markets in Bishkek

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