Off road tour: "The end of roads"
Duration: 12 days
Day 1: Bishkek
Your guide will meet you in the International Airport Manas and he will accompany you to Bishkek city (30 minutes driving). The whole day you will walk in the city, because all the participants of jeep tour will arrive at different time and you should rest well before our tour. City tour includes visiting the central square Ala-Too, the Oak Park, the square of Victory, Historical Museum, National Philharmonic Society, bazaar and a lot of other interesting places of interest.
Day 2: Bishkek - Issyk-Kul
Today we will drive to the biggest lake of Kyrgyzstan - Issyk-Kul. On the way we will drive through the canyon Bomskoe and we will visit the place with rock paintings (the 8th century B.C.). Then we will drive in our jeeps into the canyon Grigorevskoe and we will leave through the canyon Semyonovskoe. An overnight stay in the boarding house on the shore of the lake.
Day 3: Issyk-Kul - Jety Oguz
After breakfast we will drive along the north shore of the lake to the canyon Jety Oguz . Jeti Oguz rendered in English as 7 bulls, because of red rocks, which decorates that place. We will call at a city Karakol on the way, where you can see an old Dungan mosque, which is built without the use of nails and also we will visit the wooden church, which was built more than 100 years ago. This night you will spend in the felt dwellings of nomads - yurts!
Day 4: Jety Oguz - Kyzyl Suu
This day we will go to one of the most beautiful canyons - Kyzyl Suu. On the way to the canyon you will have an opportunity to swim in Issyk-Kul Lake in a deserted beach. In the canyon is lack of good roads. You will drive along the canyon with a low speed, as the road hugs the rough and rapid mountain river. You will spend a night in the old station, which is situated in a very picturesque part of the canyon. This day and the next day you will be escorted by a military car - ZIL 6WD, in case of bad weather it can help you.
Day 6: Kyzyl Suu - Juuku
After breakfast we will return to the main highway, which hugs the south shore of Issyk-Kul. Then after 15 minutes we will drive into the next gorge - Juuku. The road in this gorge is more difficult, because there are more precipices and swollen streams. We will reach to the end of that gorge to the foot of the pass Dongreme. You will have a sense of the power of a man over the nature, getting over all obstacles on the way! You will spend a night in the tents.
Day 7: Juuku - Kochkor
Today we will go to Kochkor village. In the morning we will return to the main highway again and then we will drive along a south shore of the pearl of Central Asia - Issyk-Kul Lake. In the evening, travelling across all of mountain gorges, leading to Kochkor, you will have supper in a Kyrgyz family with folkloric show. And also you may participate in the making of felt carpets, making your own unique design.
Day 8: Kochkor - Tash-Rabat caravanserai
That day you will have very long but fantastically beautiful journey - you will drive to the ancient caravanserai - Tash-Rabat! It is a unique building of 14th century, which is in the core of Tien-Shan and does not have analogs worldwide, as Tash-Rabat is made of stone and moreover it was built inside mountain at a height of 3200 metres, above-sea level. Altogether inside the mountain are 31 rooms, thickness of walls reaches one metre. There are also underground wards, set aside for imprisonment of thieves. You will spend a night with nomads in the yurts.
Day 9: Tash-Rabat - Son-Kul
This road will not only lie along the picturesque gorges but also you will have a pass above 3600 metres on the road and serpentine and without asphalt road tends upwards. This will be the last peak from which commands a magnificent view of virgin lake - Son Kul! This lake locates far away from the civilization and total silence falls on the ear very disagreeably. There live the nomads with their cattle and you will spend the night with them in the yurts.
Day 10: Son-Kul
Today you will have a time to rest in the silence of nature and to enjoy their beauty. After dinner you will climb the top of the mountain, where are the ancient rock paintings - petroglyphs. From that peak commands a magnificent view of the whole lake - Son-Kul!
Day 11: Son-Kul - Bishkek
This day we will drive both off-the-road and along the asphalt road. You will drive through another pass, which will also give you a lot of pleasure. After lack of roads you will get to the main highway Bishkek-Osh and you will cross the pass with a high of 3582 metres! In Bishkek will be a farewell banquet and you will spend a night in the hotel.
Day 12: Airport
You will fly to home.
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