The Name of tour: Vivid Issyk Kul tour
Duration: 9 days
Visiting landmarks: Bishkek, Chon Kemin, Kochkor, Jeti Oguz, Jyrgalan, Karakol
Day 1: Bishkek
This day you will meet the guide and driver at Manas International Airport and transfer you to the capital city of Kyrgyzstan. You are going to travel about 30 minutes. This day you will have a full day city tour. Today you will explore the fascinating sites and discover Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic and other places on the way. This day you will see the Asian bazar. Today you will buy the amazing souvenirs, buy fresh fruits and vegetables according wallet and wishes. The overnight will be in the hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek – Alamedin gorge – Bishkek
After breakfast you will transfer to Alamedin gorge. Today you will hike and stroll in the wonderful place. You will see the amazing views, cattle and yurts. The main and adjacent areas of the gorge are located at an altitude of 1800-2015 m. You will observe the popular gorge among tourists. Here are also located natural radon sources. There is located a waterfall that flows from mountains. Today you will have picnic nearby. Then you will drive to the capital of Kyrgyzstan-Bishkek.
Day 3: Bishkek – Burana – Chon Kemin
This day you will travel to Chon Kemin gorge. Along the way you will have a chance to explore Burana Tower and open air museum of Balbals. It is rightfully considered the cultural heritage of Kyrgyzstan. The attraction is located among the ruins of an ancient settlement. The structure was built in the X-XI centuries. Next to the tower is the "stone garden", which includes Balbals-ancient stone sculptures of the VI–X centuries, ancient millstones and rock paintings of the I century BC. After arrival to Chon Kemin you will have horse riding for three hours through forest. Here you will have a chance to enjoy the real beauty of pure nature and discover the gorges and forest. Don’t miss a chance to take photos. This day you will also see the panoramic view of the gorge. Today you will spend the night in a home stay.
Day 4: Chon Kemin – Rafting – Kochkor
In the morning you will have trip. Our clients will be able to learn on the tour that rafting on a mountain river in Kyrgyzstan is a recreational outdoor activity that uses an inflatable raft for swimming on a river or other body of water. Rafting is usually carried out on clear water or a different degree of rough river. You will be surprised by the views of the stormy river and you will be able to enjoy the extreme get the adrenaline. Then you will continue the tour to Kochkor. Where you can meet a local family who can show you a presentation of the carpet making process. You can also try to make your own carpet yourself. Today you will have the chance to enjoy the tour and visit the handmade museum. You will spend the night in the guest home.
Day 5: Kochkor – Issyk Kul southern shore – Jeti Oguz
This day you will transfer along the southern Issyk Kul shore. You will have a chance to overlook the lake that is located at the altitude of 1608 m above sea level. You will have a chance to overlook the real pearl of Central Asia. It never freezes and considered to be sacred ones. Along the way you will observe Jeti-Oguz or Seven Bulls Rocks is a picturesque mountain gorge 28 km West of the city of Karakol on the southern Bank of Issyk-Kul. It is one of the most remarkable natural treasures of Kyrgyzstan. The amazing canyon was formed by the efforts of the river of the same name, which flows into the Issyk-Kul. The gorge has become a place of pilgrimage for travelers from all over the world, some are drawn here for new experiences, others-to improve their health at the Jety-Oguz resort on the basis of a thermal spring. After that you will travel to visit eagle hunting in Bokonbaevo village. The overnight will be in the yurts.
Day 6: Jeti Oguz – Jyrgalan
You will have a chance to have a rest near your camp. This day you will also walk and wander in the beautiful nature. After that you will travel to Jyrgalan Valley. As you know, Jargalan is a beautiful place and a charming attraction. Here, the valley is surrounded by seven peaks and offers beautiful views and weather that is ideal for adventure all year round. Here, guests of Kyrgyzstan can enjoy the breeze that comes from the glaciers in the warm summer months, and enjoy trekking, horse riding and mountain biking. In winter, the mountains protect tourists from winter winds and snow. You will enjoy a great tour of Kyrgyzstan with beautiful scenery and charming views. You will see beautiful lakes and rivers, mountain landscapes and the history of Kyrgyzstan. In addition, here you can immerse yourself in interesting views and enjoy the harmony of nature.
Day 7: Jyrgalan – Karakol
You will have free time till lunch in this wonderful place. After that you will travel to administrative center of Issyk Kul lake Karakol town. Here you will have a chance to have a highlight tour and explore the main attractions. You are going to explore Dungan mosque. The famous Dungan Mosque in Karakol, built in the style of a Chinese Buddhist temple, is one of the architectural monuments of the Dungan culture of the late 19th century. You will also explore ancient Orthodox church. The date of creation and formation of the temple goes back to the time of the foundation of the city of Karakol itself by the far-sighted and pragmatic traveler, the founder of the city A.V. Kulbars. And also explore Prejvalsky museum. You will rest the night in the hotel.
Day 8: Karakol – Issyk Kul northern shore – Bishkek
This day you will have a chance to overlook the fabulous views of the lake, take photos and breathe the fresh air. You will explore the pearl of Kyrgyzstan and fascinate it beauty. The northern shore of Issyk Kul is enchanting and you will have many photo stops. This day you will travel to Bishkek through northern shore of Issyk Kul Lake. The overnight will be in the hotel.
Day 9: Bishkek – Airport
In the morning you will be transferred to airport.
02 pax – Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax – Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax – 950 $
04 pax – 605 $
06 pax – 485 $
08 pax – 435 $
10 pax – 395 $
Single – 170 $
Early check-in – 35 $
Single early check-in – 60 $
All dinners – 120 $
All lunches and dinners – 240 $
English speaking guide – 610 $ per group
To be 2 in one yurt (now 4 pax) – 15 $ per person
Bishkek – “Discovery” 3* or “Garden” 4*
Chon Kemin – Homestay
Kochkor – Homestay
Jeti Oguz – Yurts (4 pax in 1)
Jergalan – Guesthouse
Karakol – “Green Yard” Boutique Hotel
- Entrances to all museums
- Rafting in Chon Kemin gorge
- 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