August 3 – 23
$950 (For Students)
KYRGYZSTAN – the ancient hub of the Silk Road, situated in the myth-enshrouded Tian Shan Mountains, offers anything a curious nature lover can wish for. The sacred mountain Khan Tengri, the world famous Englichek Glacier, the unique Issyk-Kul Lake, the extensive walnut forests and much more.
In this most wondrous place, the collision of the Indian and the Eurasian plates crated here a fascinating landscape, marked by sharply uplifted peaks separated by deep valleys where a rich variety of terrestrial ecosystems housing numerous endemic animal and plant species.
Working in close cooperation with Kyrgyz National University and environmental activists, CACSEE we created for you a unique opportunity to discover Kyrgyzstan with all of its natural beauty, its authentic people but also with its pressing economic and ecological issues.