A lovely yurt camp from the local ecotourism association CBT on the South shore of the Issyk Kul lake. This year, the yurt camp will be open all the year around.
Bel Tam is a really nice place to stay on the beach of Issyk Kul lake. The lake is within walking distance from the camp.
Backpackers are authorized to put their tent next on the territory of the camp and use the commodities of the camp, for 3 dollars per day.
Some yurts are equipped with standard single beds, some yurts are equipped with toshoks, the traditionnal kyrgyz bedding, made out of several layers of stuffed carpets.
Meals are taken in the big yurt-canteen. The food is really nice, and diverse. Vegetarian-friendly!
The outside canteen is also really delightful, next to the bar. Beer, vodka, cognac and sodas are usually available for sale.
Hot shower and western toilets available. Possible to do laundry (charged).
Electricity available to reload electronic equipments. No WIFI.
Play ground for kids.
Bel Tam camp is really busy during summertime, make sure to book your yurt beforehand!
- taxi to Bokonbaevo and other cities around
- excursion to Skazka (Fairy Tale) canyon and other touristic curiosities around
- trekking trips
- eagle hunting shows
- folkloric music concerts
Access to the camp:
From the village of Bokonbaevo, follow the road going north-east towards the village of Ton.
Before the entrance of Ton village, turn left (there is only one aslphalted road available).
Follow this road UNTIL THE END, even if you think that there is no road anymore. The yurt camp is on the beach.
Prices & Booking
- This is the place to build your own trip by collecting and ordering the journeys you like.
- Your roadbook is empty