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Central Asia / Kyrgyzstan / Roadtrip By On August 29, 2017

Ascent to Ala- Kul Lake

At 3,560 meters high, Ala Köl, also Ala-Kul, (Kyrgyz: Алакөл “the Motley Lake”) is a glacial lake in the Terskey Ala-Too mountain range. The lake itself is small approximately 1.5 sq. km with depths of over 70 m. It is one of the most stunning turquoise color we have ever seen.  The lake feels like an Instagram filter, but it is…