Hey, my name is Gulmira. I and my hubby run a nice family guesthouse with the maximum capacity of 12 people. We have two wonderful daugters Emily and Elenora. Our guesthouse located in a south shore of the gorgeous lake Issuk-kul, that is famous for its fantastic clean nature. We recieve travellers from all over the world and known for its warm hospitality and welcoming atmosphere.
Types of help and learning opportunitiesCreating/ Cooking family mealsHelp around the houseHospitality/TourismLanguage practiceTeaching
Cultural exchange and learning opportunities
Being a volunteer you will be able to explore kyrgyz culture and traditions, typical foods of the area, the history, the natural surroundings, forests, rivers and nearby mountains. Also you will be able to attend and learn kyrgyz nomadic games, dances, handicrafts and fairs.
Projects involving children
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
We need a native English- speeking volunteer who will become part of my family and teach us English language.
We provide a bed, washroom with all amenities, centralized kitchen and free Wi-Fi, food. You may have to change rooms during your stay depending on booking guests.
What else ...
In your free time you can hang out with the local people, explore new places, do sightseeing, photograph nature, horse riding, hiking and much more) Transportation is easy and inexpensive, taxi and buses for the short and longer distances.
A little more information
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
How many Workawayers can stay?
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week