You are in a right country, if you're interested in mountaineering. This country is more than 75% mountainous. Mountain ranges, glaciers, passes, gorges, and peaks will give you unforgettable experience. There is a lot to choose from for both beginners and pros.  

Just be sure you're well prepared and packed for this kind of trips — bring your warm clothing and sun screen. The top 3 highest peaks in Kyrgyz Republic are: Pobeda (Victory) (7,439 m), Lenin (7,134 m) and Khan-Tengri (6,995 m).

Photos: Daniel Kordan