Kyrgyzstan travel 7
Kyrgyzstan travel 7
Duration: 8 days
Day 1: Bishkek
Kyrgyzstan travel 7 is glad to see you on tours. On arrival at Manas International Airport, the guide will meet you and accompany you to the capital city of Kyrgyzstan. It will take 30 minutes from the airport. Today you will have a guided tour of Bishkek and visit Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic, and many others places. The next destination is Asian Bazaar! Walking over there you will see a real local life. Night is in a hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek - Burana - Issyk Kul northern shore
Today you will travel to Issyk Kul Lake. You will find it surrounded by the celestial mountains which is said to be the second largest alpine lake in the world of 1608 m. above sea level. The lake is called "the pearl of Central Asia" and never freezes due to salt bottom. On route to the lake you will visit Burana Tower (11th century minaret) and an open air museum of Balbals (stone warriors). In Cholpon Ata town you will walk to the Rukh Ordo and see divine complex of culture and patience of religious variety. Visit ancient stone inscriptions belonging to the 800 B.C. These petroglyphs were made more than 2000 years ago by shamans. Then you will visit local ethnography museum. Rest is in a hotel.
Day 3: Issyk Kul lake - Kochkor - Son Kul
In the morning we will drive to the second largest lake in Kyrgyzstan - Son Kul, walled by mountains. It is the highest alpine lake in Kyrgyzstan located at an altitude of 3 013 meters above sea level. You will meet Kyrgyz nomads who come here for rest and relaxation. We will have a stop in Kochkor village and meet a local family. They will teach you how to make felt carpets. You will spend night in nomadic felt dwellings - yurts near the lake.
Day 4: Son Kul - Kazarman
Today we will travel to Kazarman village. It is important to note that 93% of Kyrgyzstan is mountainous with nomadic life in distant places. Here travelers will enjoy culture of Kyrgyz people and take photos of nature. The views of the imposing mountains and gorges will catch attention of our visitors. Today you will spent night in a homestay.
Day 5: Osh - Uzgen - Djalal Abad - Arslanbob
In the morning we will drive to Arslanbob walnut forest. It will take about 6 hours. We will visit Djalal Abad town and Uzgen Tower which was built in 11th century by Karakhanids. There are mausoleums that were used as interment places for the rulers. The whole road will wonder you by its celestial mountains and outstanding panorama views. Arslanbob's grove crops 1500 tons of walnuts per year and is the largest single natural source of walnuts in the World. Rest is in a local home stay.
Day 6: Arslanbob
In the morning we will have a walking tour in Arslanbob walnut forests. It covers 11,000 hectares and called the "Royal Woods of Kyrgyzstan". In past times nuts from this area were exported along the Great Silk Road in the Middle Ages. It is best area for hiking tour to a small waterfall. We are sure you will like to walk among forest and take many photos. Night is in a homestay.
Day 7: Arslanbob - Bishkek
In the morning we will drive to the capital of Kyrgyzstan - Bishkek city. The road will be passed via the southern part of Kyrgyzstan. On the way you will see stunning views of impressive mountains and gorges. Capture the panoramic views of Tue Ashuu pass which is more than 3000 meters high! For sure you will like to be on one of the most beautiful roads in Kyrgyzstan. This tour will be remembered for a long time. Transfer to a hotel for rest.
Day 8: Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport. Kyrgyzstan travel 7 is over. Thank you for tours!
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 865 $
04 pax - 550 $
06 pax - 435 $
08 pax - 375 $
10 pax - 345 $
Single - 125 $
Half board - 105 $
Full board - 200 $
English speaking guide - 530 $ per group
To be 2 in a yurt (now 4 in 1) - 15 $ per person
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
Issyk Kul - "Karven" Resort
Son Kul - Yurts, "Nomad's Dream" camp (4 pax in 1)
Kazarman - Homestay
Arslanbob - Homestay
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide