Kyrgyzstan travel 3
Kyrgyzstan travel 3
Duration: 9 days
Guide will meet you at the Manas International Airport and accompany to Bishkek. The road to the capital of Kyrgyzstan will take 40 minutes. Upon arrival you have a guided city tour for sightseeing. You will explore the Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, Old Square, National Philharmonic and other interesting places. Later on you will be transferred to Toktogul the road to which is lays along the southern part of Kyrgyzstan. During the tour you will be able to witness such captivating views of the mountains and gorges. In addition you will see the famous Tue Ashuu pass which altitude is more than 3 000 meter high. Overnight is in a guesthouse.
Day 2: Toktogul - Arslanbob
In course of the tour you will have to drive to Arslanbob walnut forest. During the way you will have an opportunity to witness the mesmerizing views of celestial mountains and take a lot of vibrant photos. In addition you will have a stop near yurts to try the traditional drink of Kyrgyz people called Kumis (fermented mare's milk). The Arslanbob walnut valley is known to produces 1500 tons of walnuts annually. Moreover it is considered to be the largest single natural source of walnuts in the world. Your night will be spent in a home stay.
Day 3: Arslanbob - Uzgen - Djalal Abad - Osh
In course of the tour you will travel to Osh city. The road to Osh city will take 6 hours during this time you will be able to observe the many outstanding views of the nature and landscapes. On the way to it you will have a break in Djalal Abad town to explore the famous Uzgen Tower. This sight is known to be the minaret of 11 century that was built by Karakhanids. Here you can find mausoleums which have burial mounds for the leaders. In tours you will have a lot of opportunities to take colorful photos. This night will be in a hotel.
Day 4: Osh - Kazarman
The travel of your will lead to Kazarman village the road of which is on 93% is mountainous. On the way you will have a lot of photo stops to capture the best views that you will see in the tour. During the travel you will have a chance to enjoy the pristine nature as well as meet the local people that will tell you a lot of interesting facts about traditions and culture of nomad people. In addition you will be able to see wild animals as hares, foxes and others. The village is considered to be very remote. Night will be in a home stay.
Day 5: Kazarman - Son Kul
Today your destination is Son Kul lake. This lack is known as the highest alpine lake in Kyrgyzstan as well as second largest. You will find this lake on the altitude of 3 016 meters above sea level among the celestial mountains. People come here for vacation and the herders use this area as pastureland. Upon arrival you will see the pristine nature of this lake. For sure you will like Kyrgyz nature. Today you will have the night in yurts.
Day 6: Son Kul - Kochkor
In the morning you will have an opportunity to explore this incredible lake. You can calm yourself at this relaxing atmosphere. Moreover you will have a chance to have a horse riding tour here. The beauty of pure nature will captivate you. After that you can communicate with local people to learn more information about their lifestyle and exchange cultures. After that we will drive to the village of Kochkor which is situated right in the gorge. The road will go via one of the most beautiful passes and see the top of a mountain. Overnight is in a home stay.
Day 7: Kochkor - Issyk Kul southern shore - Karakol
In course of the tour you will drive to Issyk Kul lake. This incredible lake is known as the second largest alpine lake. Moreover you will learn interesting fact that this lake is also known as "the pearl of Central Asia". People of ancient times considered this lake holy until 1,500 years ago. Upon arrival you will have an opportunity to swim as well as stroll along beach. On the way you will have a stop in Bokonbaeva village. Tours to this village are popular among tourists due to the opportunity to meet local eagle hunter. Such hunters hunt hares and foxes with the help of eagles. After it you will see the famous Jeti Oguz or Seven Bulls for its red rock formation. And there you will have time to visit Broken Heart Mountain. Later on we will continue drive to Karakol town. Night is in a hotel.
Day 8: Karakol - Issyk Kul northern shore - Bishkek
Toady your destination is Bishkek city. The way to it will go through the northern shore of Issyk Kul Lake. The road of that side will allow you to explore the region from all sides. In course of the tour you will explore the ancient stone inscriptions found in 800 B.C that were made 2 000 years ago by shamans. In addition it will be possible to witness the picturesque panorama view of the Issyk Kul Lake. This is the real nature of Kyrgyzstan. The night will be spent in a hotel.
Day 9: Bishkek - Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - 1 Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 995 $
04 pax - 645 $
06 pax - 500 $
08 pax - 425 $
10 pax - 385 $
Single - 130 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 60 $
All dinners - 120 $
All lunches and dinners - 240 $
English speaking guide - 620 $ per group
To be 2 in one yurt (now 4 pax) - 15 $ per person
Toktogul - "Kok Bel" Guesthouse
Arslanbob - Homestay
Osh - "Sun Rise" Hotel 3*
Kazarman - Homestay
Son Kul - Yurts, "Nomad's Dream" camp (4 pax in 1)
Kochkor - Homestay
Karakol - "Karagat" Hotel 4* or "Green Yard" Boutique Hotel
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide