Traditional Climbing Festival “Alpiniada” in Kyrgyzstan

The main objective of the Trekking Union of Kyrgyzstan (TUK) is promotion of the adventure tourism, trekking and active vacation in the mountains among local people. The main target group is the youth. The emphasis is to impart the protective and respectful attitude to the nature and to encourage active outdoor sports and healthy life style.

The TUK provides services favoring and provoking the interest to trekking activity. For example, one can join one day or 3-4 days trips, rent the equipment, join biking trip, summer student camps, theme excursions, etc. The list of all these activities you can find in the Calendar of events. Each year different events are planned according to the demand for one or another activity and add the new ones.

The traditional climbing festival “Alpiniada” will take place in Ala-Archa gorge from 30.04.2010 to 2.05.2010. TUK will participate in this event. Members of TUK will get the certificate of beginners for climbing if they climb up to the peak Komsomolez (4200 m). TUK provides transport for participants of the climbing festival and TUK’s members will have a special discount for the transportation service.

TUK’s office phone numbers +996-312 906115, +996-312 906139 and the same e-mail trek@elcat.kg

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