Central Asia

This is one of the least touristed regions on Earth! In many countries here, people still live a nomadic lifestyle and sleep in yurts. Muslim and Russian influences are prominent here and there’s a wonderful mix of ethnic groups, languages and cultures. Have a look at our adventures in this part of the world – Central Asia truly is an epic place to travel!

Central Asia Travel

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5 Epic Treks and Adventures You Won’t Want To Miss in Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan still remains one of the few, truly off track and intrepid travel destinations on Earth, and what sets it apart from some other unexplored places is that it’s actually quite well set up for tourism. Guest houses and yurt stays are set up throughout the country, the entry visa is a breeze and there ...
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Top 10 Things To Do in Karakol (That Don’t Involve Trekking)

Karakol is the main city in the Issyk-Kul region of Kyrgyzstan and is mostly known for being a jumping-off point for the surrounding Tian Shan Mountains and the popular treks to Ala-Kul lake, Altyn Arashan hot springs and the new treks in the village of Jyrgalan. But, there are so many things to do in Karakol itself, many of which ...
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Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: A How-To Guide For The Keskenkija Trail in Jyrgalan

Jyrgalan. You’ve probably never heard of it, but soon it will become a well-known name among the adventurous. The time to travel to the Village of Jyrgalan is now. This is the ultimate off-track trekking destination in Kyrgyzstan and with the new Keskenkija Loop Trail recently marked by yours truly, believe me, it’s an epic ...
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Trekking in Jyrgalan, Kyrgyzstan: Our Experience Marking The New Keskenkija Trail

Intrepid travellers visit Kyrgyzstan on a mission to find cultural experiences, adventurous activities and off-track spots – of which, there are many. Those in the know have been travelling here for years, while enjoying the rugged landscapes and warm hospitality. Still, Kyrgyzstan is a destination that few people have heard about as a travel destination, ...
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Discovering Kyrgyzstan: Announcing Our Next Big Adventure!

This year has been a whirlwind of experiences, taking us from South America to Europe and now, Central Asia. From the jungles of Colombia and the ice fields of Chile, to the historical sites of the UK, the medieval villages of Greece, and everything in between. It’s been a wild ride and we’re only 6 months into ...
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21 Outstanding Photos From Langar, Tajikistan

The Pamir Highway, spanning from Kyrgyzstan to Tajikistan in Central Asia, is, quite possibly, the most picturesque area of the world we’ve ever been. Towering snow-capped mountains, windy high altitude roads, friendly local people and lush valleys and rivers are the scenery one can expect along the way. Each village, each ancient site and each lake that ...
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