Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 1
Activity: Horse riding
Duration: 12 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Tamga - Chong Kyzyl Suu - pass Karatakia - gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek
Horseback riding tour is a great way to run away of civilization horseback riding is a great chance to feel the freedom of mind. You will ride tour among untouched nature of mountainous Kyrgyzstan and to visit adorable lakes with sparkling pure water. During this trip you will meet real nomads get acquainted with local people to find out about their life
Day 1: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley
Your guide takes you from Manas Airport to Bishkek City (30 min. drive) where you will have breakfast. After that you participate in Bishkek City Tour that includes the most interesting places of the capital city - central Ala-Too Square, Pobeda Square (Victory Square), the History Museum, Oriental Bazaar, Art Gallery and many others highlights. After lunch you transfer to the Chon Kemin valley. Moving there you will visit the Burana Tower (ancient minaret of 11 century) with "Cemetery of Balbans" (stone warriors). Night is in the Kalmak-Ashuu Guesthouse, dinner will be served at 7 pm.
Day 2: Chon Kemin valley - Tamga
Breakfast at 7 o'clock. After this early meal we start transfer to Tamga village (380 km,6h) that located on the shore of the famous pearl of Central Asia - Issyk Kul Lake (1608m.above sea level) and it is famous because of its natural conditions that is very good for health. Dinner and overnight is in the Tamga Guesthouse.
Day 3: Tamga - Chong Kyzyl Suu
The way to Chong Kyzyl Suu consist of two parts. After breakfast we leave Tamga and transfer to Chong Kyzyl Suu Valley by car (70 km). On the way, you will have a chance to visit the mineral sources of hot springs at Jeli Suu ( Dungan Village) and take a bath And after that, we saddle our horses and start move to the Physical and Geographical station of Chong Kyzyl Suu to stay for night yurts - traditional collapsible dwelling of Kyrgyz.
Day 4: Chong Kyzyl Suu - pass Karatakia - gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu
After breakfast that is served at 8 o'clock you start riding in an amazing Karatakia gorge toward the Karatakia pass. There you will make a halt to have lunch before rising over the Karatakia pass. Then we ride down along green and wide Kitshi Kyzyl Suu valley. Dinner is served at 7 p.m. Night in tents.
Day 5: Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - gorge Jukutchak
The day starts with ascent to steep and high Kashka-Tor pass (3937m above sea level) and there we will have a halt for lunch. There is a wonderful sight to the shining surface of Issyk-Kul Lake from the pass. We will also visit mountain waterfall and hot sources (40 degrees Celsius) that are very close to the fall. Traditional dinner is served at 7 p.m. Overnight in Jumakuchak in tents between yurts of Kyrgyz people.
Day 6: Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu
Breakfast that is served at 8 o'clock will be followed by an ascent to the pass Ashu-Tor (3636m above sea level) on the way you will see a sparkling mountain waterfall after your lunch there you will keep moving down to the beautiful gorge of Ashu-Kashka Suu. Your dinner will be served at 8 p.m. Night in tents.
Day 7: Ashu-Kashka Suu Gorge - Kshka-Suu Lake
There is another fascinating ascent to the pass is waiting for you your. Lunch will be organized on the pass. After that picnic you ride 6 more hours toward the Kashka-Suu Lake 3800 meters above sea level is waiting for you at the other side of the pass. Dinner is served at 7p.m. Night in tents.
Day 8: Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor (3012m)
After breakfast you will start long way (6 hours) among hills of Ak Shirak Mountains to Kumtor river. You will be surprised by the fast changing weather and scanty landscapes. Lunch will be served on the way. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. For night we settle tents near the Central Tien Shan observatory
Day 9: Kumtor - Arabel Suu
Your delicious breakfast will be served at 8 o'clock. Whole day you ride along the Valley of Arabel Suu River. Pretty scant landscape will admire you by the Marco Polo sheep that exist there in natural conditions. After 5-6 hours of riding we will get to the valley of icy cold mountain lakes. Dinner and night on the bank of the Arabel Suu River in tents.
Day 10: Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes (3006m)
Breakfast at 8 o'clock. Today we keep moving slowly along the landscapes that are more common for tundra then for celestial mountains. You will ride among shining Chokoli Lakes, enjoying stern and wild but very peaceful nature of the alpine tundra. Dinner and overnight in tents near the glacier lake.
Day 11: Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek (by car)
After you finish breakfast and prepare all your belongings you will be transferred to Bishkek city. You will get to Bishkek in a Hotel **** at 5 pm, and you are invited to a farewell dinner in a restaurant will be served at 7 pm.
Day 12: Flight home
Your guide will meet and accompany you from the hotel to Manas Airport according to your flight details.
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