Full package tour over Kyrgyzstan
Category: Horseback/ Trekking; Auto combine
Duration: 11 days.
Level of Difficulty: Easy to medium
Best season: Mid-June – Late August
Group size: 2-15
Requirements: Trekking boots, weatherproof warm clothes, hat, and sunglasses.
Meeting at the airport and /or at hotels in Bishkek,
Lunch in Bishkek or during path to Bokonbaevo, stop in yurt. Free time. Preparing for trekking.
After breakfast you will start the tour. There you’ll meet your guide team and make your way to the first jailoo, Ak-Tash. Lunch will be in Shepherd’s yurt. After Lunch free time. Today is adapting day. Dinner and an overnight stay will be here. There you’ll find a beautiful sunset and panoramic view of Lake Issyk-Kul.
Next morning we will continue the tour to the Ahuu-Tor jailoo along the Ular-Tash trail. After stopping for a picnic out in the wild, we’ll take a short rest to enjoy the panoramic views of Lake Issyk-kul and the valley. After our arrival at the Ashuu-Tor jailoo, we will stop to have dinner at the Shepherd’s yurt and rest overnight in a yurt.
Trek: 6 hours
After breakfast, we will start when the sun rises and walk until the tour finishing point. This will be a long day, accompanied by beautiful views of the river Korumdu. We will cross the mountain river Tuiuk-Tor and spend the morning climbing up the pass of Kyzyl-Kia. The top of the pass opens to a beautiful view on all sides, where we can enjoy a nice picnic and rest for some time. Afterwards we will make our way down to the Jazuu-Kechuu jailoo. After we arrive to the finish point, a car will be waiting there for you to bring you back to the yurt camp in the lake shore, where the tour will be over. Trek: 7-8 hours
Relaxing at the shores of Lake Issyk Kul in the yurt camp
After breakfast - eagle show, the eagle man will show how his eagle can catch the rabbit, making pictures, sharing little stories about eagle life. Resting.
Morning after transfer to Karakol Gorge from Karakol town. Trek till the 2nd bridge. Camp in the tent. Trekking time: 4-5 hours
This day ascent to Kurgak-Tor, 3 000 m. Amazing views of the valley. Hiking to beautiful Mountain Lake, called Ala-Köl (3 500 m). You will pass by two waterfalls. Stay at Ala-Köl for overnight. Trekking time” 5-6 hours
Hike through the Ala-Köl pass (3860 m) to the Keldyke Gorge and from the pass see the excellent panoramas of Takyr-Tor glasier and five thousand mountain peaks of Terskey Ala-Too. Lunch after walking down. Walk to the Altyn-Arashan resort, which is situated 2450 m above sea level. Camp at this wonderful place which is surrounded by magnificent rocks and from where a lot of streams begin from the glaciers. Trekking time: 8 hours
Spend time till lunch in Altyn-Arashan gorge. At the Altyn-Arashan resort it is possible to take a thermal water bath. You will never forget the sight of the snow on Peak Palatka (Tent) 5260 m. or "Swallow's Nest Pool", nestling beneath the open sky. Afternoon walk from Altyn Arashan resort down by Arashan Gorge (4 hours). Drive to Karakol (30 minutes). Dinner and overnight in a home stay. Trekking time: 5-6 hours
9:00. Today is the final day. After breakfast, transfer to the airport/ to the hotel in Bishkek. On the road to Biskek you will visit the ancient architectural complex “Burana” tower (X-XIcc).
Exploring the city of Bishkek, capital city of Kyrgyzstan
End of tour...