The town of Toktogul is a regional center of the district of the same name in Jalal-Abad region. The town got its name after the famous akyn (poet) Toktogul Satylganov.
Toktogul is located on the northern shore of Toktogul water reservoir, at the altitude of about 1000 m above sea level. The town has more than 19000 residents. Toktogul is connected by the road Pamir Highway with the cities Jalal-Abad and Kara-Kul. From Toktogul you can start you trip around the water reservoir.