There are a lot of amazing lakes that may be visited in the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan, and of the famous is Son Kul lake. The lake is located in the heart of Kyrgyzstan. At the altitude of 3016m above sea level you can feel like in a dream during tours in Kyrgyzstan. The name is translated as ‘the last lake”. Our company suggests to rent a car for self-drive!
As it is in the mountains, temperature is rather low there and take care of yourself wearing warm clothes travelling in Kyrgyzstan. Son Kul is considered to be the second largest lake in the country with the lowest temperature of -20° C. About 200 days a year it is snowing and the very season of travelling in Kyrgyzstan and visiting especially this lake is during summer time.
In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan along the lake you will be convinced that there are no trees, as it is the meadow with bushes and amazing emerald-green grass. Nomads still live in mountains and are always ready for tourists to be visiting their dwellings. We suggest to rent a car and enjoy trips!
In case you have a desire to visit the lake, there are 4 roads for you to get there – Sary-Bulak in the northeast; Naryn in the southeast; Ak-Tal in the southwest; Kara Keche towards Chaek in the northwest. It is dangerous to get to the lake during snowy time and in this case it is recommended to turn to a company in order to be sure everything to be going great when you start to travel in Kyrgyzstan.
Travelling along Son Kul in Kyrgyzstan with car rent you can notice that there various and rich flora and fauna of the place. It is possible to make a witness of deer, foxes, marmots, Marco Polo sheep, lynx, leopards, and wolves, ducks, plus cranes, storks, mergansers, bald coots, plovers, falcons, golden eagles, and shags. Though long time ago there were no fish in the lake.