Bishkek is one of the most populated cities in Kyrgyzstan, and at the same time, this city is the capital of this country as well. Located in Asia, you may find the city easily with the following GPS coordinates: 42.54N latitude / 74.46E longitude. For routing in Bishkek, please check the free driving directions Bishkek service below.
When you visit Kyrgyzstan, be prepared that the official spoken language(s) is Kyrgyz, Russian, and the officially used currency is Kyrgyzstani som (KGS), since 1993.
Bishkek, the capital city, has numerous population; 824 900 counted together with the city’s metropolitan areas. While Bishkek counts around the inhabitants mentioned earlier, the mother country, Kyrgyzstan, bears 6 132 932 sum citizens spreading on its 77 201,48 sq mi / 199 951 km2 territory.
The form of the ruling government in Kyrgyzstan is Unitary parliamentary republic, and interestingly note that the people here share the motto: N/A, while saluting for the national anthem called: N/A.
Google maps Bishkek, and the satellite map of the city is a free and useful dynamic tool to discover the capital of Kyrgyzstan and the neighboring countries like China, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan.
Please have a look at the information page of this country for a wide range of information such as economic data, population, geographical knowledge, additional Kyrgyzstan Google maps, satellite imagery, etc.
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Short geographic information for Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan (formerly Kirghizia) is a rugged country with the Tien Shan mountain range covering approximately 95% of the whole territory. The mountaintops perennially covered with snow and glaciers. Kyrgyzstan borders Kazakhstan on the north and northwest, Uzbekistan in the southwest, Tajikistan in the south, and China in the southeast. The republic has the same area as the state of Nebraska.