Nooruz – a time for spring festivities!

A time to enjoy a feast to celebrate the coming of spring and warmth, and a holiday of new begginings to embrace the joy of life's existence!

Central Asia has a long tradition of celebrating the holiday of Nooruz. Each year on the 21st of March-- the day of vernal equinox-- begins of the new solar year in many cultures throughout the world. Nooruz is celebrated widely throughout Kyrgyzstan, with many great traditional celebrations taking place from the villages to the capital city of Bishkek.

Starting from September, 01, 2014 till May 01, 2015 - Tourist Information Office works on Monday till Friday, from 9.00 - 17.00.

Several cultural events are planned during the World Nomad Games that will be held in Cholpon-Ata, Issyk-Kul region, on September 8-14.

The World Nomad Games is a tourist project aimed at development of traditional national games of many nomadic nations.

The athletes from Azerbaijan, China, Gagauzia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Mongolia, Russia, Uzbekistan will participate in the games.