Kyrgyz Flora

Kyrgyzstan is a country of amazing opportunities for all to feel flora of the country. We are glad to present you Kyrgyzstan as a country of picturesque flora – in the north there are steppes, meadow-steppes with bushes and forests, and in the south of the country there are deserts and semi-deserts. When you start to travel in Kyrgyzstan you will be informed that it is highly recommended to save and not to disturb nature of the country. You can also rent a car and feel free.

As Kyrgyzstan is a country of mountains, during tours in the country at different altitudes you can meet various flora. Trees are found in forests and at the bottom of mountains. Travelling in Kyrgyzstan you will be acquainted with plants of the country. It is known that there are wild and medical plants. If you travel in Kyrgyzstan not knowing wild plants you may be in danger. And to avoid it guides are always glad to describe all of them. We would like to note that in the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan you will meet about 600 wild plants and 200 medical ones.

Travelling in Kyrgyzstan you should know that medical plants are seen is coltsfoot, sea buckthorn, St John’s wort, horsetail, Turkestan thermopsis and origanum and wild ones are rhubarb, saltwort, and barberries. Guests of the country who travel in Kyrgyzstan can be aware of the fact that there are also forests and they contain tulips and edelweiss, Siberian fir, Schrenk’s fir. Juniper is a famous and widely used plant that may be seen almost everywhere when you travel in Kyrgyzstan. During tours in Kyrgyzstan you can watch that locals used to burn it as they consider the smoke can say them for evil ghosts.

When you visit the south of the country when you travel in Kyrgyzstan, don’t miss the famous Arslanbob. It is a natural forest where walnuts grow. Among them apple, cherry trees, and pear grow there. And of course you will not leave any place without being told legends about places. When you start to travel in Kyrgyzstan and visit the walnut forests, for example, you will find out that Alexander the Great came here and took walnuts. And only after that they became known to be from Greece. We assure you that your tour in Kyrgyzstan is going to be unforgettable with car rent.