Bishkek is a refreshing city for anyone weary from their mountain adventure tours and yearning to see some historical sites that aren’t in the form of ancient ruins. Apart from a satisfactory selection of cafes and guesthouses, Bishkek is worth more than a passing glance for anyone who appreciates tree-lined parks, Soviet-era history and the fine arts. From the seven-story Parliament House to the landmark Ala Too Square, from Victory Square’s World War II Memorial to a statue of Kurmanjan Datka, one of the most revered women in Kyrgyz history, Bishkek offers the curious traveler an eclectic mix of modern-day amenities and 20th century relics.
In the morning your driver and guide will meet you at the hotel to begin your sightseeing tour of Bishkek, which will take you to the following:
After shopping, drive back to the hotel. End of Bishkek City Tour.
Duration of tour: 3-4 hours