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Walnut forest homestay

Kara-alma, Kyrgyzstan

  • Kara-Alma south Kyrgyzstan
  • Fresh walnuts in Kyrgyzstan
  • Kara-Alma south Kyrgyzstan
  • Fresh walnuts in Kyrgyzstan

The Activity


  • Experience the warm hospitality of the local people
  • Immerse in local village life in rural Kyrgyzstan
  • Explore the magnificent surroundings on a horse
  • Help with picking wild fruits and walnuts
  • Duration: from 1 night>


Kara-Alma village is located in the southern part of Kyrgyzstan, in Jalal-Abad region. The main treasure of these southern area is the walnut tree. The tree lives up to 1,000 years, reaches enormous size and fructifies abundantly. Its leaves and fruits have curative qualities and are full of vitamins, micro-elements, and other nutrients. Valuable furniture and various hand-made items come from the walnut wood. In September you can participate in walnuts and wild fruits picking.

You will have a stay with a local family. It will give you a unique insight into their local way of life. Join them in daily activities, learn to cook local delicacies or just explore the surroundings. There are some wonderful trekking routes that you can explore by foot or horse.

Price includes:

  • Homestay accommodation
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner
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Meet Artyk

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Hello, my name is Artyk Kulubaev. I work as coordinator of local Community Based Tourism group. I have been living in Kyzyl-Oi village my whole life. It is great place for those who enjoy the nature and avoid over-crowded areas. Main activity of people is cattle breeding, sheep, cows and horses are almost in every household. Dwellers of our village are proud of our history, traditions and cultural heritage of this region. We enjoy having guests and always show them the authentic way of life in our village.


$ 33.82 p.p.p.n.

2 days

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