in Issyk-Kul Region, Kyrgyzstan

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
42.649 and 77.082 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 42° 38' 57" and E 77° 4' 56"
Currency and Currency Code:
Som - KGS
Spoken languages:
Kirghiz, Uzbek, Russian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:32 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Asia/Bishkek
UTC/GMT offset: 6 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:00 am and 7:50 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Hanga Roa
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Current travel safety evaluation for Kyrgyzstan in Central Asia

Safety Score: 2,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Kyrgyzstan.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Kyrgyzstan. Last Update: 2022-08-17 08:08:07

Discover Cholpon-Ata

Cholpon-Ata in Issyk-Kul Region with it's 18,595 citizens is a city in Kyrgyzstan about 127 mi (or 205 km) east of Bishkek, the country's capital city.

Local time in Cholpon-Ata is now 10:32 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bishkek with an UTC offset of 6 hours. We know of 2 airports in the vicinity of Cholpon-Ata, of which one is a larger airport. The closest is airport we know is Almaty Airport in Kazakhstan in a distance of 49 mi (or 78 km). Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Petroglyphs within the Archaeological Landscape of Tamgaly in Kazakhstan at a distance of 111 mi (or 179 km). Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bokombayevskoye, Almaty, Kyzyl-Suu, Tyup and Karakol. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 76 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 60 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 19°C / 66 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 20%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 3% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 18th of August 2022

24°C (75 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 19th of August 2022

25°C (76 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 20th of August 2022

18°C (64 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Jeppesen Residence

0,5 mi
Gagarina 206v
050026 Almaty

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

[C. Asia][KGZ] Just Arrived Cholpon-Ata 촐폰아타 도착 012413 0140P

Published: February 03, 2013
Length: 00:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kim Yuen Kwang

촐폰아타에 막 도착해서 촬영한 모습.

[C. Asia][KGZ] Cholpon-Ata Museum to Guesthouse 촐폰아타 박물관에서 이동중. 012413 0230P

Published: February 03, 2013
Length: 08:11 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kim Yuen Kwang

촐폰아타 지역 박물관에서 게스트하우스로 이동하며 촬영한 모습.

[FHD] Parasailing above the Ysyk-kol (Issyk-kul), Kyrgyzstan

Published: September 14, 2013
Length: 38:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: DR3104

Date: 1 September 2013 Place: Ысык-Көл (Ysyk-kol) / Иссык-Куль (Issyk-kul) / イシク・クル湖, Чолпон-Ата (Cholpon-ata) / チョルポン・アタ,...

Suparjargal Boldpurev at the First Global Nomadic Games, 11 9 2014

Published: September 12, 2014
Length: 03:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: schwartztronica

Suparjargal Boldpurev (Супаржаргал Болдпурев), current reigning champion of belt wrestling in Mongolia, annihilates a Tajik opponent at the first-ever Global Nomadic Games...

Иссык-куль 2009

Published: June 25, 2009
Length: 38:01 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: tokhtakhunov

г.Чолпон-Ата , Голубой Иссык-куль , Пансионат Изумруд. Прямо из Алматы.

[C. Asia][KGZ] In Mashurtka. 미니버스내부에서 01.25.13. 130P

Published: February 03, 2013
Length: 08:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kim Yuen Kwang

촐폰아타에서 비쉬켁으로 이동하는 미니버스안에서 촬영한 모습. 키르기즈스탄 미니버스 마슈르트카 만원상태 내부의 전형적 모습.

[C. Asia][KGZ] Guard Shift 근위병 교대식. Bishkek. 01.25.13. 6PM

Published: February 03, 2013
Length: 07:01 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Kim Yuen Kwang

매 정시에 이뤄지는 비쉬켁 알라뚜광장 국기게양대 앞의 근위병 교대식.

Курортно-развлекательный Центр «Sol & Mar» на Иссык-куле

Published: June 25, 2012
Length: 41:57 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: GGaripov Зона отдыха расположена в поселке Корумды, за санаторием «Иссык Куль-Аврора», в 40 км...

Bishkek trip part:-2

Published: April 22, 2018
Length: 33:49 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Suresh patel vlog

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Published: July 11, 2018
Length: 29:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: ЭмСи Томат

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


Cholpon-Ata (literally "Venus-father", the name of a mythological protecting spirit) is a resort town on the northern shore of Lake Issyk-Kul in Kyrgyzstan with a year-round population of about 12,000. It is the administrative center of the Issyk Kul District of Issyk Kul Province; this district occupies most of the lake's north shore. To the west west along highway A363 is Tamchy and to the east, Bosteri.

Located at 42.65, 77.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in Issyk Kul Province, Rock art in Asia

Issyk Kul District

Issyk Kul District is a raion (district) of Issyk Kul Province in north-eastern Kyrgyzstan. The capital lies at Cholpon-Ata. The district is located on the northern shore of Issyk Kul, which dominates much of the landscape.

Located at 42.65, 77.0833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Districts of Issyk Kul Province

Cholpon-Ata Airport

Cholpon-Ata Airport is an airport serving a resort town of Cholpon-Ata in the Issyk Kul Province of Kyrgyzstan. The Russian IATA code for Cholpon-Ata Airport is ЧЛА. Cholpon-Ata Airport started its operations in 1930s as a landing strip on the northern shore of Issyk-Kul Lake. The current runway and terminal were built in 1970s. The runway has a weight limit of 22 tonnes, and has no instrument landing facilities and operates only during daylight hours.

Located at 42.6536, 77.0567 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in Kyrgyzstan, Airports built in the Soviet Union,

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Stanovishche Chalpan-Ata, Chalpan-Ata, Cholpon-Ata, Чолпон-Ата