CBT Kochkor Jarkyn
Location and atmosphere72 year old Jarkyn and her family of five have been passionately welcoming tourists for several years now. While her son is farming and the daugther in law teaches and the local school, Jarkyn takes care of her 3 grandddaughters. Besides that she is a passionate felt master, always enthusiatic to share her skills with visitors.
FacillitiesSince 2019 Jarkyn can host up to 24 people in 11 rooms, as the family just build a new house on their lawn. A yurt in the backyard offers the perfect space for felt masterclasses and relaxing. A big dining room as well as the washing facilities are inside.
Surroundings and activitiesKochkor is the transit point towards one of the pearls of Kyrgyzstan, the summer pasture of shepherds at Son Kul Lake (100km). Another option, for the adventurous people is Kol-Ukok Lake, just two hours north of Kochkor. While staying in Kochkor, there are several opportunities to participate in felt workshops and cooking classes with one of the local masters.
- Kyrgyz, Russian, English
Number of persons24
Number of rooms11
Price shared room per night800 KGS
Price includes breakfast
Price lunch400 KGS
Price dinner400 KGS
- )Workshops and courses
Facilities and activities in the surroundings (< 15 km)
- #Guided nature tours
- vHorse riding
- YHilly scenery
- DMountainous to alpine landscape
- CStream, river, canal
Type of farm and activities
- Small, traditional and ecological farm
- Fruticulture, Stock breeding