Karakol is the administrative center of the Issyk-Kul region. It is located at the foot of the Terskey Ala-Too ridge. From the city of Karakol to the beautiful lake Issyk-Kul is only 12 km. The city is home to 65 thousand people. Since this city is located near, the Issyk-Kul Lake there is very clean fresh air and a very comfortable atmosphere. Karakol is famous for alleys, seated with high silvery poplars and apple orchards. In this city, there are unusually beautiful places that will delight you with its beautiful architecture. Such places include the Trinity Orthodox Church and the Dungan Mosque. Near Karakol, there are a lot of mountain scenery, where you can arrange a hike in the warm season and ski in winter.