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by lauraparrilla
Thu Aug 25, 2022 3:35 pm
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Transport Karakol to Kegen
Replies: 3
Views: 265

Re: Transport Karakol to Kegen

Hi!

We crossed from Karakol to Saty village using a shared taxi. We could not find other means of transport. It cost us 100 000 soms aprox for the four of us.

Laura
by lauraparrilla
Sun Aug 14, 2022 2:03 am
Forum: Itineraries & trip reports
Topic: RE: Kyrgyzstan ; Kochkor to karakol
Replies: 3
Views: 1536

Re: RE: Kyrgyzstan ; Kochkor to karakol

Hi
We have just done the route and in Kochkor you can get mini buses to Karakol (4 hours aprox) that go along the north side of the lake.
by lauraparrilla
Sun Aug 14, 2022 2:02 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Karakol (Kyrgyzstan) to Saty (Kazakhstan) report
Replies: 0
Views: 194

Karakol (Kyrgyzstan) to Saty (Kazakhstan) report

Hi! We crossed last week the border without any problems at all. It wasn't busy and quite straightforward. If you are planning to cross the border and move from these two cities bear in mind there are no taxis in both sides of the border. We hired a shared taxi in Karakol for 11000 soms to take us a...
by lauraparrilla
Thu Apr 28, 2022 3:06 pm
Forum: Kazakhstan
Topic: Kazakhstan corona travel restrictions Q&A
Replies: 103
Views: 23578

Re: Kazakhstan corona travel restrictions Q&A

Hi!

If it helps, at their embassy in Spain they have told me that certificate of vaccination within one year of the last dose should be enought to enter the country.
by lauraparrilla
Wed Apr 27, 2022 2:00 pm
Forum: Kyrgyzstan
Topic: Suggested fares for shared taxis
Replies: 0
Views: 211

Suggested fares for shared taxis

Hi!

Can ayone advise on fares for shared taxis for the following routes?

Bishkek to Kochkor
Kochkor to Karakol
Karakol to the Kazakhstan border (near Saty?)

Thanks!
by lauraparrilla
Thu Apr 21, 2022 11:51 am
Forum: Kyrgyzstan travel sharing
Topic: Travel sharing first week of August
Replies: 3
Views: 655

Travel sharing first week of August

Hi! It will be two of us travelling from the 2nd of August (Bishkek) to Karakol (and then cross to Saty). Our idea is arriving at Kochkor (and Song Kul) that 2nd of August (overnight at the lake) and then the next day travel to Karakol with a few stops. If anyone is thinking of hiring a car and woul...
by lauraparrilla
Thu Apr 07, 2022 8:06 am
Forum: Turkmenistan
Topic: Bajgiran/Ashgabat border updates
Replies: 59
Views: 23709

Re: Bajgiran/Ashgabat border updates

Hi!

I have just got a reply from an agency doing Darwaza crater and they have told me that borders are closed...no tourists are alowed into the country due to "pandemic issues". Can anyone confirm that?

Thanks!