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by bender
Thu Aug 17, 2023 7:21 pm
Forum: Kyrgyzstan
Topic: Kyrgyz border permits - needed everywhere?
Replies: 4
Views: 790

Re: Kyrgyz border permits - needed everywhere?

From Kazachstan to Kyrgyz border you dont need ANY permit. From Kyrgyzstan to Uzbekistan (Andijon) you dont need ANY permit too. Take minibus #777 from Osh to Andijon. Ticket cost about 2USD. Buses go every hour and take around 2 hours to reach Andijan. Most of them are Mercedes Benz minibuses. I dr...
by bender
Fri Aug 04, 2023 11:36 am
Forum: Tajikistan
Topic: Tajikistan
Replies: 14
Views: 1263

Re: Tajikistan

Hello, how to get from Bishkek, Almaty to Dushanbe or Khujand ? I know about bus from Samarkand to Khujand. And there is train from Samarkand/Tashkent to Dushanbe. But how to get from Almaty to these cities? I know that there is war between Tajikistan and Kyrgistan. Border are closed. Im from UE (P...
by bender
Wed Aug 02, 2023 3:18 pm
Forum: Tajikistan
Topic: Tajikistan
Replies: 14
Views: 1263

Re: Tajikistan

Because this is an English-language site, I'll stick with English. If you know all this, what's the point of asking this questions? What is the reason? Hello, how to get from Bishkek, Almaty to Dushanbe or Khujand? (...) But how to get from Almaty to these cities? I don't want to go from Bishkek to...
by bender
Tue Aug 01, 2023 8:49 pm
Forum: Kyrgyzstan
Topic: Take USD or use ATM on arrival / SIM Card (which one) / Prescription Medications.
Replies: 11
Views: 19585

Re: Take USD or use ATM on arrival / SIM Card (which one) / Prescription Medications.

Hello, First timer to Central Asia. Traveling from New Zealand. Arriving in to Bishkek early August and have transport arranged to take myself and my Bicycle through to Karakol - I plan to ride The Tian Shan Traverse back to Bishkek.....maybe some other loose plans, but nothing definite yet. I have...
by bender
Tue Aug 01, 2023 8:37 pm
Forum: Kyrgyzstan
Topic: Naryn to Uzbekistan
Replies: 3
Views: 602

Re: Kirghizistan - Uzbekistan border crossing

You have to go from Naryn to Bishkek, Then you have to go from Bishkek to Osh. The best option is flight. About 25 USD. Osh is the border city. But from Osh you should go to Uzgen, the oldest city in Asia. You can go there by shared taxi. Beautiful place, beautiful view for mountains. WOW! From Osh ...
by bender
Tue Aug 01, 2023 8:28 pm
Forum: Kyrgyzstan
Topic: Safety OSH to Bishkek flights
Replies: 2
Views: 596

Re: Safety OSH to Bishkek flights

There are few lines: TezJet - https://tezjet.kg/, Aero Nomad: https://www.aeronomad.kg/index.php/en/, Avia Traffic - https://www.aero.kg/. And every are safety. Me and my girlfriend used the Tez Jet air line. They sat us in the first row because we were tall and we wouldn't fit in the other rows. Th...
by bender
Tue Aug 01, 2023 8:09 pm
Forum: Tajikistan
Topic: Tajikistan
Replies: 14
Views: 1263

Re: Tajikistan

The best way is via Usbekistan. Take the train from Almaty to Shymkent, and than go to Tashkent and further to Khujand by marshrutka or shared taxi. There is also directly train from Almaty to Tashkent. From Bishkek you can go by train to Taras and than to Tashkent. Also by bus from Bishkek to Tash...
by bender
Tue Aug 01, 2023 1:21 pm
Forum: Tajikistan
Topic: Tajikistan
Replies: 14
Views: 1263

Tajikistan

Hello, how to get from Bishkek, Almaty to Dushanbe or Khujand? I know about bus from Samarkand to Khujand. And there is train from Samarkand/Tashkent to Dushanbe. But how to get from Almaty to these cities? I know that there is war between Tajikistan and Kyrgistan. Border are closed. Im from UE (Pol...
by bender
Tue Aug 01, 2023 12:54 pm
Forum: Kyrgyzstan
Topic: yellow fever vaccination - entry requirement
Replies: 3
Views: 1218

Re: yellow fever vaccination - entry requirement

I was five times in Bishkek and Osh and nobody asked me about fever vaccination. I have it in my yellow book.
by bender
Tue Aug 01, 2023 12:51 pm
Forum: Kazakhstan
Topic: From Almaty to China
Replies: 1
Views: 742

From Almaty to China

I heard that there is a bus from Almaty to China. I want to get to Kashgar. But first I need to go to Urumqi.
Where I can buy a bus ticket? What is the price?