Bishkek, July 14 / Kabar /. Participants of the international family-tourist auto race Silk Road 2017 arrived in Bishkek. The rally started on July 1 from the capital of the Urals - the city of Yekaterinburg, the press service of the Bishkek Mayor's Office reported.
The motor rally moved along the route: Ural-Kazakhstan-Kyrgyzstan and back. "In our country, the participants of the race visited Tokmak, Balykchy, Cholpon-Ata, Karakol. 7 people on 4 cars took part in the rally," the report said.
Organizer of the rally, Alexander Vezhnin said that, the rally is held to strengthen and develop cooperation between tourist countries, promote healthy lifestyles and travel.
Also participants of the rally shared their impressions of the trip around the beauties of Kyrgyzstan, especially noting the extraordinary beauty and healing power of the Issyk-Kul lake.
In Bishkek, participants laid flowers to the Eternal Flame on Victory Square in memory of the fallen soldiers during the Great Patriotic War.