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Standard room, Elite Guesthouse, Karakol

Elite Guesthouse

Karakol, Kyrgyzstan

This is Karakol's most comfortable accommodation option. The rooms are simple but cozy and the en suite showers are clean and have a good supply of hot water.

The hotel is tucked away in the Russian part of town among some pretty Russian-style homes.


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    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you're staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident's eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area's inhabitants.

    • Altyn Arashan Excursion
      Altyn-Arashan, Kyrgyzstan

      Altyn Arashan Excursion

      Altyn Arashan Excursion

      Close to Karakol is the stunning alpine Arashan gorge. This area offers some of the finest hiking in Kyrgyzstan, ranging from the pleasant four- to five-hour hike up the wooded valley from Ak Suu to the Altyn Arashan plateau, to six-day mountaineering expeditions to the summit of glacial Mt Palatka.

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    • Jeti-Ögüz Excursion

      Jeti-Ögüz Excursion

      Jeti-Ögüz Excursion

      From Karakol a short 30-minute drive west along the lake brings you to the head of the Jeti-Ögüz valley, where you head north toward Jeti-Ögüz village. A few minutes up the road you reach Broken Heart Rock, the reverse side of the famous Seven Bulls, a tremendous red limestone formation towering above the village.

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