CBT Kochkor Altynkul

Location and atmosphere
Altynkul, a passionate gardener and teacher in the local school is living in this cozy house with her husband, who is a farmer. One of their daughter still attends school and during the summer, children and grandchildren arrive to escape the heat of Bishkek city.
The guest house can accommodate 6 people in 3 double rooms.A common dining room, tipically kyrgyz, offers space for relaxing and eating. Washing facilities are available inside.
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

  • 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

Type of farm and activities

  • A full-time farm
  • Small, traditional and ecological farm
  • Fruticulture, Stock breeding