Khan Tengri

Khan Tengri or popular among locals as the "Prince of Spirits" or "Ruler of the Sky" is one more the highest peak in Kyrgyzstan that travelers can investigate under the tour with car rent service. Khan Tengri is an incredible sight of Kyrgyzstan, the height of which is about 6995 m above sea level, and taking into account the ice cap, it is about 7010 m above sea level. Under travel tours with Kyrgyzstan rent cars service, our guides tell tourists many interesting information about Khan Tengri, including the fact that it is located in the Issyk Kul region of the country along the border with Kazakhstan.

Then, travelers studying Khan Tengri within the tours with Kyrgyzstan rent cars service notice that the peak had different names at different periods of time, because the explorer mistaken it for peak Pobeda. In the past, the mountain has a name as Kan Tau (Blood Mountain). It is explained by the fact that such a name might represent the blood of climbers (who died in attempts to climb) or because of red sunsets.

The tour with car rent service is a good solution for travelers if they desire to investigate Khan Tengri. By the by, within the tour tourists will be told that in 1931 the team from Ukraine was the first to climb the summit. Then under the Soviet Union, there were bans on climbing, maybe due to the incomplete exploration of the mountains. On the area of Khan Tengri, travelers see the Enilchek glacier and the amazing Merzbacher Lake, as well as incredible valleys and rivers, gorges with wonderful views.


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