CBT Kochkor Shailoo

Location and atmosphere
Shailoo and her daughter in law Gulzat jointly take care of tourists staying in their guest house. During their summer holidays Shailoos 5 grandchildren liven up the place while playing soccer outside. In her fruit garden, a "Tapchan", a traditional Kyrgyz place to sit outside, invites for lazy days in the hot summer.
Shailoos home stay can accommodate 10 people in 4 rooms. A big dining room is available inside and a tapchan to enjoy meals can be found outside. Washing facilities are located close to the rooms, the toilett however is situated at the end of the garden.
Surroundings and activities
Kochkor 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.

Languages spoken

  • English, Kyrgyz, Russian


  • Number of persons
  • Number of rooms
  • Price shared room per night
    800 KGS
  • Price includes breakfast


  • Meals available
  • Price lunch
    400 KGS
  • Price dinner
    400 KGS

Facilities and activities in the surroundings (< 15 km)

  • #
    Guided nature tours
  • v
    Horse riding

Landscape characteristics

  • Y
    Hilly scenery
  • D
    Mountainous to alpine landscape
  • C
    Stream, river, canal