Toktogul reservoir is the largest water reservoir not only in Kyrgyzstan, but also in the whole of Central Asia. Its area is 284 sq. km and an average depth of about 215 m. Toktogul reservoir is truly priceless for hydropower industry of the country.
There are two powerful hydroelectric stations: Toktogul and Kurpsai. The reservoir had been built for more than 10 years, and now when you look at it you understand that it is a real man-made miracle. Having a good time on the shore of Toktogul reservoir is popular with residents and visitors of Jalal-Abad region.
In summer the water is warm and pleasant which is a real bliss for lovers of swimming. Fans of fishing can also find something interesting here. Various species of fish such as trout, carp, pike, carp are usual for the reservoir.