Ugam Chatkal National Park
Peak of Adelunga located in northeast part of Pskem ridge and is the highest one in the national park. Summer is the highest season for the residents of Uzbekistan because of the hot time and period of vacations and school holidays. It is a gorgeous lake with pure water, surrounded by the mountains with snow capped peaks. The closest airport having international and local importance is in Tashkent, km away.
It is the unique natural area which located in the northeast part of the country, just over an hour driving by car from Tashkent. The park was founded at and covering the area of hectares. Peak of Adelunga located in Glacier National Park To Great Falls Mt part of Pskem ridge and is the highest one in the national park.
Its altitude meter above sea level. There are two another Central Asian countries which territories bordering with the park: Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. On the bordering territory of Kazakhstan locates Ugam Chatkal National Park nature reserve and on the territory of Kyrgyzstan Besh-Aral nature reserve. Chatkal biosphere reserve inside Ugam-Chatkal national park.
The biosphere reserve was founded at year. It covers the southwestern part of Chatkal range in the western Tien-Shan mountains and located on the altitudes between and meters above sea level. Its habitats include mountain forests, alpine meadows, rocks, river valleys and floodplain groves. There are two recreation areas in the park: Chimgan-Beldersay-Amirsoy ski resorts and Charvak lake. Chimgan and Beldersay ski resorts have ski slopes and cable-chair lifts, which were constructed in s years of last Ugam Chatkal National Park.
Mountain Big Chimgan is m high and is the highest mountain in the recreation area. There is a new constructed modern luxury ski resort Amirsoy, which started to operate in December The ski resort has the ski slopes of different categories for beginners and professional skiers, gondola lift and a few chair-cable lifts, as well as the restaurants and chaletes for accommodation.
Ski season: December – February Hotels of Chimgan-Beldersay ski resort Charvak lake is a man made water reservoir appeared after the construction of the dam which was built at the end of s, beginning of s years of XX century. It is a gorgeous lake with pure water, surrounded by the mountains with snow capped peaks.
Summer is the highest season for the residents of Uzbekistan because of the hot time and period of vacations and school holidays.
There are hotels with developed recreational infrastructure located on the shore of Charvak lake. Homestaying is also popular among those tourists who want to see the authentic life of hospitable locals. Charvak lake best season: April — middle of November.
The area is known for having many wild varieties of well-known cultivated fruit and nut trees: apple, pear, walnut, plum, and grape. Two of the main attractions of the Park are artificial Charvank lake, which is known for its beauty all year round and lake Badak which has an interesting feature of changing colour depending on the time of the day. The sightseeing includes a visiting of the recreation area of mountain lake Charvak and Chimgan-Beldersay ski resort. Facilities include campsites, hiking trails, viewing platforms, baths and saunas, yurts to let without services , a hotel, and access to guides and translators.