The Name of tour: Divine Nature
Duration: 8 days
Visiting landmarks: Son Kul, Kazarman, Osh, Arslanbob, Bishkek
Day 1: Bishkek – Burana – Kochkor – Son Kul
This day you will arrive at Manas International Airport and then you will transfer to the capital of Kyrgyzstan Bishkek. Further you will travel to the second largest lake of Kyrgyzstan Son Kul. This freshwater lake is popularly called the soul of Kyrgyzstan. It is located at an altitude of more than 3,016 meters above sea level and changes color from bright green to dark blue, depending on climatic conditions. The lake has a rich tourist potential. It is remarkable for its unspoilt beauty and impressive size: the area of the water surface is 278 km2, the maximum depth is 14 meters, the width is 18 km, and the length is 28 km. Along the way you will have a chance to discover Burana Tower with open air museum. One of the most famous historical monuments in Asia is the Burana Tower. It is located in Kyrgyzstan near the city of Tokmak. The name comes from a corruption of the word "monora", which translates as "minaret". That is why it is believed that this is one of the first temples built in Kyrgyzstan in the 11th century by the Karakhanids. After that you will meet the local family in Kochkor village to see carpet making presentation. This night you will spend in the yurts.
Day 2: Son Kul – Kazarman
This day you will travel to Kazarman village. During the tour you will know that Kazarman has a population of 15,000. You will be able to explore the beautiful scenery of a remote place. The Makmal gold mine is located near the village, but is not in use now. But there is also a beautiful attraction like Saimaluu Tash, which is popular among tourists. During the tour, you will be able to explore that Saimaluu Tash is located at an altitude of 3200 meters and has about 10,000 petroglyphs on its territory. The petroglyphs date back to around 2000 BC and up to the Middle Ages. The overnight will be in the guest home.
Day 3: Kazarman – Osh
After breakfast you will start the tour with transferring to the south capital Osh city. Our trip will take six hours. During the tour you will explore Uzgen Tower. The Uzgen historical, cultural, architectural and archaeological complex consists of a beautiful minaret and a group of mausoleums built in one line. Uzgen is an ancient city that was once located on the Great Silk Road. The first written mention of Uzgen dates back to the II-I centuries BC, which makes it the oldest city in Kyrgyzstan. Uzgen reached its dawn in the XI-XII centuries, being the second capital of the Karakhanid state.
Day 4: Osh – Arslanbob
After the breakfast you will travel to the best attraction of Osh. Sulaiman-Too is a sacred mountain in the city of Osh in the south of the Republic of Kyrgyzstan, which in June 2009 became the country's first World Heritage Monument.The same age as Rome. A huge block of stone stretched from west to east, more than a kilometer. Sulaiman Mountain covers an area of 122 hectares. It stands in the very center of the Southern capital of Kyrgyzstan – in Osh, dividing the city into two parts. Arslanbob is a large walnut forest located in the mountains of the Jalal-Abad region on the Ferghana and Chatkal ranges, at an altitude of 1700 meters. The forests are multi-tiered with diverse shrub undergrowth. This night you will rest in the home stay.
Day 5: Arslanbob
After breakfast you will have a walking tour to walnut forest. On tours, tourists usually visit a beautiful forest like Arslanbob and explore its surroundings, charming landscapes. Tons of walnuts are collected here every year, as well as delicious fruits.In the forest itself there are 2 beautiful waterfalls and a cave that can be explored during the tour. In winter, people often go to Arslanbob to go downhill and cross-country skiing. The traditional way of life has been preserved here, so travelers have the opportunity to get acquainted with the local culture and see a real oriental flavor. On the territory of the village there is a resort area, with numerous recreation centers. Today you will spend the night in the home stay.
Day 6: Arslanbob – Bishkek
In the morning you will transfer back to Bishkek. Kyrgyzstan is often called the Switzerland of Central Asia because of the unusually beautiful mountainous landscape of the Central Tien Shan. Most travelers find Kyrgyzstan the most attractive, accessible and friendly region of all the Central Asian republics. This day you will travel along the beautiful road from the south to the north part of Kyrgyzstan. You will explore one of the most charming pass in Kyrgyzstan Tue Ashuu. Beyond the pass begins the high-altitude Suusamyr valley. Rare localities, "cosmic" landscapes, gigantic ridges surrounding a narrow roadbed on all sides. Today you will rest the night in the hotel.
Day 7: Bishkek
This day you will have a wonderful city tour in the capital of Kyrgyzstan – Bishkek. Bishkek is a relatively young Asian city, which is a real gem of an amazing mysterious country in the high mountains. In course of the tour you will discover Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic and many other places. This day you will also explore Asian bazar where you can find everything what you want. Osh Bazaar is the largest market in Bishkek. At the same time, it is located very close to the city center, in the western part. Here you can find everything you want: food, household chemicals, clothing, shoes and much more. Here you will have a chance to enjoy the beautiful rows, buy souvenirs and also bargain with the sellers and try to get a discount. You will spend the night in the hotel.
Day 8: Bishkek – Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport.
02 pax – Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax – Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax – 870 $
04 pax – 545 $
06 pax – 420 $
08 pax – 360 $
10 pax – 325 $
Single – 120 $
Early check-in – 35 $
Single early check-in – 60 $
All dinners – 90 $
All lunches and dinners – 180 $
English speaking guide – 530 $ per group
To be 2 in one yurt (now 4 pax) – 15 $ per person
Son Kul – Yurts, “Nomad’s Dream” camp (4 pax in 1)
Kazarman – Homestay
Osh – “Sun Rise” Hotel 3*
Arslanbob – Homestay
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