Travel Information & Tips

Coronavirus – Central Asia

Coronavirus – Central Asia If you are planning a trip to Central Asia or have already booked a tour, you’ll likely have some questions about the impact coronavirus (COVID-19) may have on your plans. At Kalpak Travel, our priority is the safety and well-being of our travelers and staff; therefore, we will try to help […]

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Kyrgyzstan

Issyk – Kul

Issyk – Kul lake Issyk Kul is known locally as the “Pearl of Kyrgyzstan.” It is a large lake surrounded by mountains and one of the most prominent touristic highlights of the country. Issyk Kul lake was formed roughly 25 million years ago and has an endorheic basin. Issyk Kul is located at an altitude […]

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Turkmenistan

Ashgabat – Top Places to See

Ashgabat -Top Places to See Elevation: 200 meters Population: Around 1 million Climate: Continental Best time to visit: May and September A Brief History of Ashgabat Archeological findings in the territory of modern Ashgabat date back to the second century BC, to the settlement called Konjikala. At that time, it was a wine-producing village and […]

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Tajikistan

Dushanbe – Top Places to See

Dushanbe – Top Places to See Elevation: 700-800 meters Population: Around 1 million Climate: Continental Best time to visit: May and September Dushanbe is the capital of Tajikistan and the largest city in the country. It is located in Hissor Valley, next to Hissor mountain range at the junction of the Varzob & Luchob rivers […]

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