Tour in Kyrgyzstan: Tour 2
Duration: 7 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Burana - Kochkor - Son Kul - Issyk Kul southern shore - Karakol - Issyk Kul Lake northern shore - Chon Kemin - Bishkek
Day 1: Bishkek
We wish you a great time on a tour in Kyrgyzstan. The driver will meet you at Manas International Airport. Then we will transfer to the capital - Bishkek. Upon arrival we will have a guided tour of Bishkek and visit the Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic and so on. Don't forget to visit our vibrant Asian Bazaar where you can meet not only locals but also buy fresh oriental goods and other interesting things. Transfer to a hotel for rest.
Day 2: Bishkek - Burana - Kochkor - Son Kul
Glad to impress everyone by driving to the second largest lake in Kyrgyzstan - Son Kul. This lake is encircled by mountains. Also, it is the highest alpine lake in Kyrgyzstan found at an altitude of 3013 meters above sea level. Meet Kyrgyz nomads and see how the real life of mountain dwellers looks like. We will visit Burana Tower of the 11th century minaret and an open-air museum of Balbals, so called stone warriors. Afterwards we will arrive in Kochkor village and meet a local family. They will teach you how to make Kyrgyz felt carpets. Night is in a yurt.
Day 3: Son Kul - Kochkor
After breakfast we will have rest at Son Kul Lake and discover unspoiled nature. Guests will ride with powerful Kyrgyz horses and get motivation from one of the wild places in Kyrgyzstan. Meet nomads and learn more about their routine. Afterwards we will drive to the village of Kochkor located right in the gorge as one of the most beautiful passes, along the top of a mountain. Overnight is in a home stay.
Day 4: Kochkor - Issyk Kul southern shore - Karakol
Transfer to the heavenly Issyk Kul Lake. It is worth noting that it is the second largest alpine lake in the world which is also called "the pearl of Central Asia". People define this lake as sacred. Guests will see mountains form all the sides. In the afternoon we will have a break in Bokonbaeva village and meet a local eagle-hunter. You will be shown an eagle hunting and have a lot of photos with wild birds. Then visit the well-known gorge of Jeti Oguz, Red Rocks as well as the Broken Heart Mountain. We will continue to drive Karakol town. Overnight is in a guesthouse.
Day 5: Karakol - Issyk Kul Lake northern shore - Chon Kemin
The driver will meet you and transfer you to Issyk Kul Lake. We will have a great drive along the northern shore of Issyk Kul Lake. On the way we will see the whole lake from all sights. Get fun and adore the unique nature. In the afternoon you will visit a small local museum where we can see historical items as handicraft, music instruments and artifacts. Night is in a home stay in Chon Kemin village.
Day 6: Chon Kemin - Bishkek
The morning will start by having 3 hours of horse riding in Chon Kemin gorge. Travelers will ride along high mountain passes, gorges, valleys and so on. On the way there is a possibility to see wild mountain inhabitants as well as herbal medical plants. Get impression of beautiful panorama views and take vibrant photos. Afterwards is transfer to Bishkek city. Night is in a hotel.
Day 7: Bishkek - Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 775 $
04 pax - 495 $
06 pax - 390 $
08 pax - 340 $
10 pax - 310 $
Single - 105 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 60 $
All dinners - 90 $
All lunches and dinners - 180 $
English speaking guide - 465 $ per group
To be 2 in one yurt (now 4 pax) - 15 $ per person
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3*
Son Kul - Yurts, "Nomad's Dream" camp (4 pax in 1)
Kochkor - Homestay
Karakol - "Karagat" Hotel 4* or "Green Yard" Guesthouse
Chon Kemin - Homestay
- Entrances to all museums
- 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