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Karakol Destination Guide

Discover Karakol in Kyrgyzstan!

Karakol in the region of Ysyk-Köl with it's 70,171 habitants is a place located in Kyrgyzstan - some 195 mi (or 314 km) East of Bishkek, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Karakol in Kyrgyzstan

Local time in Karakol is now 10:37 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Bishkek" with an UTC offset of 6 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Taldykorgan, Tyup, Teploklyuchenka, Tepke, Pristan' Przheval'sk or Bozbulun. When in this area, you might want to check out Tegizchil, Maman, Cherik, Karakol, Zholgolot and Zhanaryk as well. We found some clips posted online. 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

19°C / 66 °F Overcast clouds
Morning Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Evening Temperature 19°C / 65 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 46%
Air Pressure 774.7 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Friday, 23rd of June 2017
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 7°C (45 °F)
Saturday, 24th of June 2017
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 18°C (65 °F)
Night: 9°C (49 °F)
Sunday, 25th of June 2017
Sky is clear, calm, broken clouds.
Sky is clear Day: 7°C (44 °F)
Night: 4°C (39 °F)

Videos

Climbing for Dzhigit peak (5170m) in Tia...

06:24 min ( January 14, 2009 by Anatollyo)
Views: 2,029 - Rating: 5/5

The mountain trip to Tian Shan range in Kyrgyzstan was held in August 2008. There are views of Karakol (5216m) summit which was the goal in 2007, beautiful panoramas of Tian Shan mountains

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08:32 min ( July 11, 2009 by Madaminbek)
Views: 9,281 - Rating: 5/5

- . This video is about ethnic Kyrgyz people living in Kizilisu Kirgiz Autonomous Perfecture, China. - The Kirgiz Ethnic Minority is the 31st Ethnic Minority Group in China, being granted Minorit...


Dungan Mosque

00:17 min ( August 28, 2008 by userstravels)
Views: 3,791 - Rating: 5/5

An unfortunately brief video outside of a Dungan mosque in Karakol, Kyrgyzstan

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01:10 min ( December 12, 2012 by Robb Montgomery)
Views: 0 - Rating: 0/5

See the entire trip at www.everytrail.com


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Interesting facts about this location

Karakol

Karakol, formerly Przhevalsk, is fourth largest city in Kyrgyzstan, near the eastern tip of Issyk Kul Lake in Kyrgyzstan, about 150 kilometres from the Kyrgyzstan-China border and 380 kilometres from the capital Bishkek. It is the administrative capital of Issyk Kul Province. To the north, on highway A363, is Tyup and to the southwest Jeti-Ögüz resort.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.49, 78.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Populated places along the Silk Road, Populated places in Issyk Kul Province, Populated places in Jalal-Abad Province

Ak-Suu District

Ak-Suu is a raion (district) of Issyk Kul Province in eastern Kyrgyzstan. The capital lies at Teploklyuchenka.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.49, 78.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Issyk Kul Province

Dzhety-Oguz Wildlife Refuge

Dzhety-Oguz Wildlife Refuge is a wildlife refuge in Kyrgyzstan. Established in 1958, it covers 30000 hectares.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.49, 78.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Protected areas established in 1958, Protected areas of Kyrgyzstan

Jeti-Ögüz resort

Jeti-Ögüz is a balneotherapic resort located at the north slope of Teskey Ala-Too mountain range near Issyk Kul in the Jeti-Oguz District of Issyk Kul Province of Kyrgyzstan, about 28 km west of Karakol.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.49, 78.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Issyk Kul Province, Resorts in Kyrgyzstan, Spas

Ala-Kul

Ala Köl, also Ala-Kul, (is a rock-dammed lake in the Terskey Alatau mountain range in the Ak-Suu District of the Issyk Kul Province of Kyrgyzstan. It lies at an altitude of approximately 3560 meters.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 42.49, 78.39 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Issyk Kul Province, Lakes of Kyrgyzstan

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