Photo: Charles Roffey, Standing on their steeds (Some rights reserved)
Kyrgyzstan is bordered by Kazakhstan to the north, Uzbekistan to the west, Tajikistan to the southwest and China to the east. Its capital and largest city is Bishkek.
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Tourism in Kyrgyzstan