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Karakol Ski Base

Karakol, Kyrgyzstan
+996 772 534 081
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Fabulous ski resort

Learnt my skiing here and hence turns out to be my best resort... but it is a really fine facility... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Premnath K
,
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
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Wonderful Ski Trip in Kyrgyzstan

Ski Area with good facilities, at the top over 3040m, perfect views over Lake Issyk Kul and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Peter N
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Berlin, Germany
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  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
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“great variety” (2 reviews)
“caprice hotel” (2 reviews)
“lifts” (12 reviews)
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Karakol, Kyrgyzstan
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Learnt my skiing here and hence turns out to be my best resort... but it is a really fine facility for beginners, mid level and certain experts too.. best part I loved is the cafe that serves some super barbecue after skiing

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Ski Area with good facilities, at the top over 3040m, perfect views over Lake Issyk Kul and the surrounding mountains. All kind of different slopes even for advances skiers. And so easy to reach from Bishkek or Almaty. Highly recommended!!

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

The lifts are running in the summer though a trip to the top can be a bit expensive unless you are able to share the cost with a group. We were lucky enough to find some families from Saudi Arabia who were interested in going...More

Thank Sharon K
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

The best ski base in Kyrgystan that attract a lot of people. I had been enjoying here for 4 days and I liked this place

Thank Botakoz U
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

Second trip to this ski resort This resort has the most amazing views and great variety of runs with varying degree of difficulty. Day pass for Skiing is approx. $20.00 USD so great value. Some staff speak English so I didn't feel to uncomfortable with...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

It is the biggest ski station in Kyrgyzstan . Nice ski slope , 1 for beginners , few Bleu slopes, 2 red , few black one . People can do wild ski it is look like not dangerous like in Europe .but I don't know...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2016

The longest ski routes (4 km). The variety of slopes (freeride and backcountry). The mountains of Tien-Shan is very beautiful nature.

1  Thank Yuriy Y
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

And it is the best ski resort in the Kyrgyzstan. 4 chairlifts, a lot of different groomed and offpiste lines. Snow conditions are not always good.

1  Thank Dan W
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

If anyone speaks to local people, it seems to be obvious, everyone is proud of their Ski Base. For skiers the most important is the snow. This winter was not so cold and there was not much snow. Artificial snow was also not available, Many...More

1  Thank LechBK
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Reviewed 12 December 2015

We met up with some friends that were experienced skiers, we are not not. The equipment hire is cheap and good quality by European standards around 1000 Som. A ski pass is about 900/1200 for half/full day. The shops can accommodate both experienced and novice...More

1  Thank John H
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Juma281
25 September 2017|
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Response from Botakoz U | Reviewed this property |
Hi! this place is ok for children and adults. you may take lessons for you and children as well. The level may be various, from beginners to professionals. I saw only ski and boards, no iceskating
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phooEvenYehuda
17 June 2017|
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Response from filipou | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I forgot. You have t 2 hotel caprice One in karakol at the ski base . And one in chaponata . Enjoy your trip
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