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Canyon Fairy Tale

Tosor, Kyrgyzstan
+996 705 054 805
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Interesting topography with nice view to the lake

This is a nice place to play hide and seek. The interesting combination of up and down, deserted... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alice Man Kwan C
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Brussels, Belgium
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Absolutely Stunning, But No Trail Markers

Clearly, Canyon Fairy Tale is an exceptional site and one that must not be missed when visiting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jonathan S
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Arlington, Virginia
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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“fairy tale” (10 reviews)
“per person” (3 reviews)
“easy hike” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Tosor, Kyrgyzstan
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+996 705 054 805
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice place to play hide and seek. The interesting combination of up and down, deserted and plentiful vegetation, rocks and water makes this a great place to explore. They should probably write a good story to match the name of Fairy Tale...More

Thank Alice Man Kwan C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clearly, Canyon Fairy Tale is an exceptional site and one that must not be missed when visiting Kyrgyzstan. But go with a local guide, not only to locate the canyon but to help you navigate around the beautiful geological formations reminiscent of, but not quite...More

Thank Jonathan S
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

We organised transport from Bokonbaevo to Karakol on the way is Skazka. The canyon is very beautiful situated South of Lake Issyk-Kul, hidden in the hills is a magical place: the Skazka canyon, also called the Fairy-tale canyon. While walking through it, your imagination will...More

2  Thank r0mer0mer0me
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

The canyon is replete with colorful rock formations. The shapes of the rocks and the pastel colors make for excellent photographs. Don't miss this site

Thank PGIT
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Fairy Tale Canyon is a long bumpy road off the beaten path (as is most of Kyrgyzstan). But this place was AMAZING. So much natural beauty to see. The colors washed over the ground, the towering red rock formations...some looking a little like the Great...More

Thank Michael M
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Picturesque location on the south shore of Issyk Kul, between Tosor and Kaji-Say villages. Red sandstone formations create the beautiful contrast with blue lake and sky and the great scenes for the photography. The color of the stone may vary during the day and from...More

Thank NomadyTravel
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

This stop is really worth your time. The formations and colors in the rocks are simply beautiful. It reminded me of Monument Valley in the US.

Thank Sharon K
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

We stopped at the fairy tale canyon on our way from Issyk-Kol to Karakol. It's a very short drive off the highway to the parking area and a very easy hike to the main area. I believe you can hike much farther into the canyon...More

1  Thank Randy H
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

It is easy to leave this place out and I'm glad that my driver dropped me off here. 50 som to get in- I left the car at the end of the road and walked around for an hour. Quiet- no sign of anyone else,...More

Thank WMBandit
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Amazing place, especialy for film makers. Felt myself like on another planet, like Mars or something like that.

Thank igor m
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LittleGannet
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You can leave it in the car or if not, you can leave it at the entrance to the Canyon and pay a fee 50 SOM.
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