Day 1: Bishkek - Kyzyl Oi
Kyrgyzstan is happy to see you on a tour. On arrival at Manas International Airport the driver will meet you and then transfer you to the capital of Kyrgyzstan as Bishkek. It will take about 30 minutes. You will have a city tour and visit the Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala Too Square, Old Square, National Philharmonic and so on. We will travel to Kyzyl Oi village and inspired by amazing gorges of heavenly mountains. We will drive by the famous Tue Ashuu pass and capture attractive panoramic views. Night is in a hotel.
Day 2: Kyzyl Oi - Son Kul
On this tour we will travel to the wonderful Son Kul Lake. It is important to note that it is the highest alpine lake in Kyrgyzstan which is situated at an altitude of 3013 meters above sea level and enclosed by mountains. Traverses can see wild animals as hares, foxes and even wolves. We are sure you will be inspired. Overnight is in a yurt.
Day 3: Son Kul - Tash Rabat
The tour will start by exploring nature of Son Kul Lake. It is the great chance to get acquainted with nomadic lifestyle and taste nomadic food. We will continue our route to the famous the Tash Rabat (Stone Castle) Caravanserai on the Great Silk Road was built in the 14th century. The Stone Castle is located in Tian Shan Mountains and built of stone blocks inside a mountain at an elevation of 3200 m above sea level. You can see 31 rooms with walls of 1 m thick. Rest is in a hotel.
Day 4: Tash Rabat - Kochkor
We are happy to present you the next day of tour by visiting Kochkor village. We will drive via mountains and gorges of over 3 000 meters high. In Kochkor village you will have the chance to learn more Kyrgyz felt carpets then make your own felt carpets with different art and color. Visit a small handicraft museum there and find old examples of silver decorations, coats made of wolf, horse saddle decorations, carpets and other ancient things. Overnight is in a home stay.
Day 5: Kochkor - Issyk Kul southern shore - Skazka - Karakol
In the morning we will travel to Issyk Kul Lake. It is reflected to be the second largest alpine lake in the world and also called "the pearl of Central Asia". This lake is sacred because it never freezes. The next destination of our tour is Skazka (Fairy Tale) Canyon! We will drive via southern shore of Lake Issyk Kul, about 4 km from Tosor village. Skazka Canyon is red sand of different formations. We will continue to Bokonbaeva village. Travelers will get acquainted with an eagle hunter and hold golden eagles for photos! Afterwards we will visit the interesting gorge of Jeti Oguz, Red Rocks and the Broken Heart Mountain. We will drive to Karakol town. Overnight is in a guesthouse.
Day 6: Karakol - Semenovskoye - Grigorievskoye - Issyk Kul
Today we will travel to Issyk Kul Lake along the northern shore of Issyk Kul Lake and Grigorievskoe and Semenovskoe gorges! These two surprising gorges are narrowly connected at the end. Travelers will take outstanding photos and relish the virgin nature. In addition, you will see many yurts and take a rest. Night is in a hotel.
Day 7: Issyk Kul lake - Chon Kemin
In the morning we will drive to Chon Kemin village. On the route you will have stop to visit ancient stone inscriptions of the 800 B.C made by shamans. See a museum in Cholpon Ata and find handicraft, music instruments and artifacts. In Chon Kemin village you will see national park and mountain views. Afterwards you will have 3 hours of horse riding amongst high gorges and see most attractive panoramic views of the gorge! Night is in a home stay.
Day 8: Chon Kemin - Burana - Bishkek
We will return to Bishkek. On drive we will visit the Burana Tower which was built in the 11th century. See an open air museum of Balbals or stone warriors devoted to heroes. On aarrivla we will visit Asian Bazaar and see oriental lifestyle where people buy and sell goods. Transfer to a hotel for sleep.
Day 9: Bishkek - Airport
Morning transfer to airport.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 980 $
04 pax - 670 $
06 pax - 535 $
08 pax - 465 $
10 pax - 425 $
Single - 115 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 60 $
Half board - 115 $
Full board - 225 $
English speaking guide - 715 $ per group
Kyzyl Oi - Homestay
Son Kul - Yurts, (4 pax in 1)
Tash Rabat - Yurts, (4 pax in 1)
Kochkor - Homestay
Karakol - "Karagat" Hotel 4* or "Green Yard" Guesthouse
Issyk Kul - "Karven" Resort
Chon Kemin - Homestay
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
- Museum admissions
- Provision of mineral water
- Horse riding in Son Kul & Chon Kemin
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide