Outdoor swimming pool with modern fitness centre.
Al Halal Gallery
This small, top-quality modern art gallery is an ideal starting point for an exploration of the vibrant, but often invisible, Bishkek...
State Museum of Fine Arts
This gallery's biliously miserable concrete exterior contrasts with the neo-classical grandeur of the Opera opposite but the collections...
Unpretentious open-air pavilions tucked behind the Opera. Good for pints of cheap beer on warm summer evenings, not so good for food.
This is a cosy, comfy and very friendly place to compare speciality foods from several Central Asian countries. The signature manty ...
Zhirgal Banya information
This large, sex-segregated bathhouse has a twin-cupped facade that looks like a bad architectural joke. However, the low-lit, artistic interior is well maintained and makes a great place to unwind, unless you're uncomfortable with wide-spread nakedness. Manicures (350som) and massages (500som) cost extra, but there's no charge for flogging yourself with venik (birch twigs) in traditional Russian style.