Kyrgyz Tour 2
Kyrgyz Tour 2
Duration of tour: 9 days
Highlights: Bishkek - Alamedin gorge - Burana - Chon Kemin - Rafting - Kochkor- Issyk Kul southern shore - Jeti Oguz - Jyrgalan- Karakol- Issyk Kul northern shore - Bishkek
Day 1: Bishkek
We are glad to present you Kyrgyz Tour 2. Driver will pick you up and accompany you to the capital of Kyrgyzstan. The road to Bishkek will take 40 minutes from the airport. You will have a guide city tour that where you will see the most prominent sights of Bishkek such as Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic, and many others places of interest. Moreover you will visit sight that is famous for its interesting goods of Asian Bazaar. Don't miss the chance to make a lot of colorful photos. You will spend the night in a hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek - Alamedin gorge - Bishkek
Today you will drive to the Alamedin gorge. In course of the tour you will have hike to this amazing gorge you can see cattle and yurts. Yurts are known as the round nomadic shelter where you can live all year round. During the travel you will witness the breathtaking beauty of gorge where the fir trees are growing with mountain river that became a waterfall from the rocky mountains. You will spend some time near this waterfall. Hear you will soak in calmness that Mother Nature gives you. After hiking we will return to Bishkek. Overnight is in the hotel.
Day 3: Bishkek - Burana - Chon Kemin
In course of the Kyrgyz Tour 2 you will drive to Chon Kemin gorge. During the way to it you will have a stop to visit the Burana Tower that is known as the minaret of 11th century as well as an open air museum of Balbals or stone warriors. You will go to the top of the tower to witness view. After exploring all this interesting part of the sight you will continue your way to Chon Kemin gorge. Upon arrival you will meet local family. And then you will have 3 hours of horse riding tour where you will see the mountain forest. On the top you will enjoy the breathtaking view the gorge. The night will be in a home stay.
Day 4: Chon Kemin - Rafting - Kochkor
Today you will have a rafting tour on the mountainous river. That is a good choice for those who like active vacations. This sight is good even for those who never did it because professional rafting staff will give a short explanation of what to do. After it you will continue your drive to Kochkor village. Upon arrival you will meet local family that will show you the way of making national felt carpets. Moreover you will make you will make your own carpet with your own pattern and color. In addition you will have an excursion in the small handicraft museum where you will see examples of silver decorations, coats made of wolves, horse saddle decorations, carpets and more. Night will be in a home stay.
Day 5: Kochkor - Issyk Kul southern shore - Jeti Oguz
In course of the tour you will see the celestial Issyk Kul Lake. You will see the second largest alpine lake in the world that is also known as "the pearl of Central Asia". Moreover this lake is known as the holy lake for more than 1 500 years. This celestial lake lays among high mountains all around it. On the way you will have a break in the Bokonbaeva village tours to which are very popular due to the local eagle-hunter. He will show you the ancient way of hunting that hunts hares and foxes with the help of eagles. After it you will arrive to Jeti Oguz, Red Rocks. Your night will be in yurts
Day 6: Jeti Oguz - Jyrgalan
In course of the tour you will have some time to explore the area near yurt camp. Here you will see people who prefer life of nomads. They come to these mountains in summer times with their cattle. Nomadic people always change their place of living to fid better pastureland. Later on you will Jergalan valley. You will see it in the eastern Kyrgyzstan in a small picturesque valley. This valley will show you the breathtaking view of fresh mountain air where you can rest your body. In winter you will see landscape surrounded by high mountain peaks where you can ski. You can rest assure because people of Kyrgyzstan will show you the famous Kyrgyz hospitality and cultural traditions preserved for generations.
Day 7: Jyrgalan - Karakol
Today you will have some time for rest and later on you will be transferred to Karakol town. Upon arrival you will enjoy magnificent view of the Dungan mosque. You will be impressed by the building that was made in Chinese style without using any nails. SAfter it you will see the old wooden Orthodox Church as well as having excursion the museum of M.V. Prejvalsky, one of the world's greatest explores. Night is in a hotel.
Day 8: Karakol - Issyk Kul northern shore - Bishkek
In course of the travel you will be transferred to Bishek city. The road will go through the northern shore of Issyk Kul Lake. Due to it you will have great opportunity to see whole lake. During this travel you will have a stop to investigate the ancient stone inscriptions of 800 B.C. All these petroglyphs were made by shamans. By seeing this majestic view of the lake you will know why people call it the middle of the world. Night is in a hotel.
Day 9: Bishkek - Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 950 $
04 pax - 605 $
06 pax - 485 $
08 pax - 435 $
10 pax - 395 $
Single - 170 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 60 $
All dinners - 120 $
All lunches and dinners - 240 $
English speaking guide - 610 $ per group
To be 2 in one yurt (now 4 pax) - 15 $ per person
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
Chon Kemin - Homestay
Kochkor - Homestay
Jeti Oguz - Yurts (4 pax in 1)
Jergalan - Guesthouse
Karakol - "Green Yard" Boutique Hotel
- Entrances to all museums
- Rafting in Chon Kemin gorge
- Mineral water during the tour
- Horse riding in Chon Kemin gorge
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide