One of the most impressive Lenin statues still standing in all of Central Asia appears to be beseeching the authorities to pull down the...
Outside UTAMK is a giant yurt built in three vertical sections. Although interesting for its mere existence, its colourful interior is...
Beneath the big Abdykadyrov bridge, there's a lounge-bar/karaoke, restaurant section and disco that favours '80s and '90s Russian hits...
This big ski-lodge–style log chalet has heavy wooden throne seats, a rear beer terrace and a range of barbeques, fish dishes and...
Kyrgyzstan 80 · interesting places nearby
Arts Faculty information
By the entrance to the Jayma Bazaar is one of the best and cheapest places in Kyrgyzstan to buy an ak kalpak (Kyrgyz white felt hat; from around Som60), for an exceptional statement go the full nine yards and get a towering monstrosity with scrollwork (around Som250). Pottery and clay Central Asian figurines can be bought cheaply in the Arts Faculty.