Sary Mogol is a mountain village, 220km from Osh, located between Alay and Chon Alay regions in south-western Kyrgyzstan. The village includes a 37,000 hectare valley that is the drawof trekkers and mountaineers seeking access to the heavily glaciated Pamir Alay range, and SaryMogol offers the valley´s best views of the famous Peak Lenin, standing tall at 7,134meters.
Sary-Mogol village is located at 3,000 meters above sea level and home to around 4,000 people (ca. 2015. 1,123 households) who grow mostly potatoes – with considerable difficulty due to the extreme continental climate and high altitude. Most households survive on livestock farming.
In Sary-Mogol village, you will be greeted by friendly locals. On Thursday mornings, you can see the village come to life with the weekly outdoor market and exciting animal market. From the village, you can embark on exciting hiking or horse-trekking excursions into the snow-capped Alay mountains and beautiful high-altitude alpine lakes. For all excursions, we offer knowledgeable and experienced English speaking guides.
About the Region
if off-the-beaten-track is what you’re searching for, you’ve found it in Sary Mogol, Kyrgyzstan. Offering unparalleled views of the ever-snow capped Lenin Peak; this small Kyrgyz Village is dotted with single story mud and concrete homes stationed along winding.
Sary Mogul is a village brimming with tradition. You’ll still find many of Sary Mogol’s people involved in generations-old livelihoods such as yak herding, and spending their abbreviate, Central Asian summers in yurts perched on nearby mountain sides.
Getting to Sary-Mogol & away
There are several ways of getting to Sary-Mogol:
From Osh (Transportation):
Everyday bus leaves to Sary-Mogol at 14:00 p.m. at new bridge, price is 300 soms. Time of getting is 4-5hours
Shared taxi every day:
400 som per seat at 15:00-16:00 p.m. leave directly to Sary-Mogol. Time of getting is 3.5hours and if tourists take it, the all drivers bring you directly to guesthouses or CBT Office and help to meet you with our office administrator.
Return to Osh from Sary-Mogol start at 7.30 – 8:00 in the morning.
If you contact us we can organize a transport to pick you up at your hotel or from destination
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Hire a taxi:
4-6 seats/ 4000 soms per car from Osh to Tulpar kol yurt camp (250 km; 5hours driving)
4-6 seats/ Osh – Sarymogol is 2500-3000 soms per car, 3.5 hours driving.
4 seats/ Sarymogol-Tulpar Kol- 1500som per car, 1hour driving