Kyrgyz treasure 3
Time of the tour: 9 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Burana - Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore - Karakol - Jeti Oguz - Issyk Kul southern shore - Kochkor - Son Kul Lake - Suusamir - Ala Archa - Bishkek
Day 1: Bishkek
We are glad to see you on Kyrgyz treasure 3! Meet your guide at the airport and see the capital of Kyrgyzstan - Bishkek. On arrival, you will have the city tour and visit the Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic, and many others. It is no doubt you will want to see our Asian Bazaar! Being there you will be impressed by oriental goods and bargain! In the evening is transfer to a hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek - Burana - Chon Kemin
The driver will transfer you to Chon Kemin gorge. But first you have to see the famous Burana Tower built in the 11th century. Behind of this site you will see an open air museum of Balbals or so called stone warriors built in honor of brave soldiers. On arrival to Chon Kemin gorge you will have a horse riding tour among high valleys! Don't miss to capture panorama views! After an interesting day your night will be in a homestay.
Day 3: Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore - Karakol
The tour will start by travelling to Issyk Kul Lake. Here you will be amazed by the second largest mountainous lake with the altitude of 1 608 m. above sea level which is also called the pearl of Central Asia. This lake is never freezes and famous for its healing properties. Also this lake is never freezes due to salt bottom. In the afternoon, we will drive to Karakol town. Here we will see ancient stone patterns - petroglyphs. Rest is in a guesthouse.
Day 4: Karakol - Jeti Oguz - Issyk Kul southern shore - Kochkor
The next day of your tour will be continued visiting Jeti Oguz gorge or Seven Bulls. It is famous for its red rocks in row. Don't miss to capture them! On the way you will be impressed by the famous Broken Heart Mountain. Panorama views on top will make you speechless! We will continue way to the remote Bokonbaeva village where we can meet a local eagle-hunter. He will show you an eagle hunting and allow to take photos with birds. Afterwards is transfer to Kochkor village. Night is in a homestay.
Day 5: Kochkor - Son Kul Lake
Today you will learn how to make Kyrgyz national felt carpets. Local family definitely will show you masterclass. After that, you can make your own carpet with the help of hospitable Kyrgyz. Add some art and see how perfect it is! For sure you will like such entertainment on tours. Then you can see a small handicraft museum and find remains of silver decorations, coats made of wolves, horse saddle decorations, carpets and more. Afterwards, you will drive to Son Kul Lake, defined to be the second largest lake in Kyrgyzstan, enclosed with high mountains and lies at an altitude of 3013 meters above sea level. Night is in nomadic yurts.
Day 6: Son Kul Lake
The morning will start by horse riding. You will ride among green valleys and inspire the beauty of high passes. Waters of Son Kul are that transparent, you can even see yourself on it. On the way you will get acquainted with nomads and treated well by their sweet hospitality. It is the great idea to taste rosehip tea and taste national food. Guests for them means gift of God. They really appreciate it. After a long and interesting day, you will have rest and spend a cozy night in nomadic felt dwellings - yurts. Feel yourself as nomad!
Day 7: Son Kul - Suusamir - Bishkek
We are glad to present the next day of driving to Bishkek. You will pass by the southern part of Kyrgyzstan and enjoy the view of panorama as well as high mountain passes as Tue Ashuu pass of more than 3000 meters high. No doubt you will want to take photos of it. The nature of Kyrgyzstan is truly enormous! In arrival is transfer to hotel for rest.
Day 8: Bishkek - Ala Archa - Bishkek
The last day of our wonderful tour will start by seeing the Ala Archa gorge! The road will take just 45 km from the capital. This is a national park full of attractions. High mountains of Tian Shan is very splendid and waiting for guests to take photos. It is an ideal place for picnic as well as spending time with company. We are sure you will like it on tours. In the end of day, you will transfer to hotel.
Day 9: Flight
End of Kyrgyz treasure 3! Flight for next destination.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 960 $
04 pax - 650 $
06 pax - 530 $
08 pax - 460 $
10 pax - 420 $
Single - 145 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 60 $
All dinners - 120 $
All lunches and dinners - 240 $
English speaking guide - 635 $ per group
To be 2 in one yurt (now 4 pax) - 30 $ per person
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
Chon Kemin - Homestay
Karakol - "Karagat" Hotel 4* or "Green Yard" Guesthouse
Kochkor - Homestay
Son Kul - Yurts, "Nomad's Dream" camp (4 pax in 1)
- Mineral water supply
- Horse riding in Son Kul
- Entry tickets to all museums
- Horse riding in Chon Kemin
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide