Central Asia

Central Asia includes a fascinating region between the Caspian Sea and Western China. With the exception of Afghanistan, all the countries were former Soviet republics.

The population is around 75 million people.

Countries include:

We traveled through all but Afghanistan on our Silk Road Adventure. 

So if you want to know more about any of the countries:

Number 1 – You can select “Destinations” on the menu bar at the top of this page. (Condensed to three lines on the top right on mobile devices). You’ll then see a list of continents and regions with the different countries nested within. Select “Asia,” and you’ll see an option for “Central Asia.” You’ll find the individual countries nestled under there.

Number 2 – Hit the country link in the list above.

Number 3 – Head to the search bar and type in the destination.

Have Fun!

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  Fast Facts

Name: Central Asia
Location: Sits between the Caspian Sea and Western China
Population of Central Asia: ~ 75 million
Number of Countries: 6
Highest Mountain: Piramidalny Peak 5,510 m
Largest Lake: Lake Balkhash in Kazakhstan
Longest River: Syr Darya (3019 km)

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