Tamga is a resort village on the southern coast of Issyk-Kul at a distance of 315 km from the capital of Kyrgyzstan Bishkek. Tamga has guest houses, the military sanatorium “Tamga”, owned by the Ministry of Defense of the Kyrgyz Republic and the famous place of Tamga – Tash

The name Tamga and the combination Tamga – Tash means “a clear imprint on the stone”. A stone block, split in half, resembling a Kyrgyz yurt with its outlines, is surrounded by an inscription of half-meter letters.