Making a tour in Kyrgyzstan you are recommended to visit our website as we have put a great amount of interesting details about the country and self-drive routes for the means of investigating. In the course of travelling in Kyrgyzstan cars rent you have a great opportunity to make a view of emerald-green pastures and high altitude lakes; nomads still living in mountains and breeding the cattle.
Making your way in the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan you can make a notice of the fact that roads in the country are rather poor and bad with 70% covered with dirt. That is why it is of high recommendation to take 4WD off road tours to make an investigation of the country from north to south and from east to west.
Your tour may be fulfilled with great emotions in case you make a tour to Ala Archa Natural Park. Located in 45km from Bishkek you can make an investigation of amazing and unforgettable views. Travelling in the gorge you can do whatever you would like - hiking, trekking, and just wandering.
Travelling in Kyrgyzstan on rented cars make a visit of Chon Kemin gorge where it is possible to get to know how to communicate with the horse, to ride the horse and just to wander about pristine forests. The nature of the gorge opens us amazing views which can't be ever forgotten.
In the course of a tour you should make a visit of the Issyk Kul region which is full of unexpected but pleasant things. When you start to travel in Kyrgyzstan you will see that the people of the country have a certain love to Lake Issyk Kul. It is known to be translated as "Hot Lake" due to the fact that it never freezes, even in the summer. During your tour in the Issyk Kul region be attentive and don't miss Grigoryevskoe and Semenovskoe gorges, Jeti Oguz gorge, Barskoon waterfalls and Fairy Tale (Skazka) Canyon. Karakol town should be the next destination of your tour as here it is possible to make a notice of Russian Orthodox Church, Dungan Mosque and Memorial Museum of N. M. Przhevalsky. Then you are recommended to make a visit of the village Kochkor. Your tour in Kyrgyzstan is going to be great travelling in the village as here you can try national cuisine and watch carpets creation, and listen national Kyrgyz music.
The village Kochkor is the place where you can find Tash Rabat and Son Kul Lake. The first one is the shelter for all making their tour along the Great Silk Road. The second one is known to be an overwhelming lake at the height of 3016m above sea level. Before starting a tour along Son Kul Lake it is recommended to contact our managers as the lake may be visited only from June to September. The reason is that this territory is located high in the mountains and weather is unpredictable. In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan you are free to make a visit of the nomadic dwelling - the yurt. As for the temperature on Son Kul lake, the average becomes about 11 ˚ C (52˚ F) .
The next village you are advised to visit travelling in Kyrgyzstan is Kazarman. It is located on the border with Uzbekistan and seems to be rather far from the center of the country. But it is peculiar for being the place near the ancient Great Silk Road.
There are various regions in Kyrgyzstan and each may be visited by you in the course of a tour in the country. Jalal Abad region is well known for Uzgen minaret and natural forest Arslanbob. All these places may be seen as extremely green and flourishing ones. Not only walnut but also apple, pear and cherry grow in the forest.
When you start to travel in Kyrgyzstan it is possible to make a notice of the famous Toktogul water reservoir on the river Naryn. It is about 284 km2 and shows us amazing valleys of the Tien Shan, Talas Alatau and the Kyrgyz Range. For you it is a great opportunity to make a visit of various valleys of the country in the course of your tours as they show us amazing views and unforgettable smells of fresh air.
For your convenience we have decided to outline the tour which may be travelled by you in the course of your visiting:
Day 1: Bishkek - Ala Archa - Bishkek
Day 2: Bishkek - Chon Kemin
Day 3: Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore
Day 4: Issyk Kul northern shore - Grigorievskoye - Karakol
Day 5: Karakol - Jeti Oguz (can sleep here) - Issyk Kul southern shore - Kochkor
Day 6: Kochkor - Kichi Naryn - Naryn (or drive directly to Tash Rabat via Dolon pass)
Day 7: Naryn - Tash Rabat
Day 8: Tash Rabat - Son Kul
Day 9: Son Kul - Kyzyl Oi
Day 10: Kyzyl Oi - Bishkek
And in case you have more days to be spent in Kyrgyzstan, we recommend to continue your tour as follows:
Day 09: Son Kul - Kazarman
Day 10: Kazarman - Osh
Day 11: Osh - Arslanbob
Day 12: Arslanbob - Toktogul
Day 13: Toktogul - Bishkek
Day 14: Flight