Cholpon-Ata - the main resort town of Issyk-Kul region.
The city's population is small - about 11 thousand peoples, but the presence of a large number of tourist objectc attracts thousands of tourists, especially in summer months.
The town, located on the shore of Lake Issyk-Kul, is famous for its beautiful beaches of white, fine sand and incredibly clear water.
In Cholpon-Ata located a number of holiday homes, guest houses, comfortable hotels and motels, where you can receive treatment for various ailments.
City landmarks worthy of attention is a historical and cultural museum with collections devoted to the history of the area, nomadic culture and epic Manas, avenue Rappoport of poplars a 5 km long, and a monument to the modern history - the cultural center Ruh Ordo atmosphere that combines five world religions: Judaism, Buddhism, Catholicism, Orthodoxy and Islam.