Cultural tour 5

Kyrgyzstan tourTour 5
Destination: Kyrgyzstan
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 8 days 
Places to visit: Bishkek - Son Kul Lake - Tash Rabat Caravanserai - Kochkor valley - Tamga village - Karakol - Karakol - Bishkek  

Tour summary: 

Day 1: Bishkek city
Your guide meets you at Manas International Airport and attendsyou to Bishkek City (30 min. drive), where you will have welcomed a breakfast. The entire day is dedicated to a guided Bishkek City Tour, including lunch. You will visit the central Ala-Too Square, shady Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Pobeda Square (Victory Square), the History Museum, National philharmonic, Oriental Bazaar, Art Gallery and many other highlights. Traditional dinner will be served at 7 p.m. you will spend the night in a Hotel****.  

Day 2: Bishkek - Son Kul Lake
After breakfast we move to the second largest lake in Kyrgyzstan Son Kul Lake. Lunch will be served on the way. Son Kul Lake is surrounded by mountains and situated at an altitude of 3013 meters above sea level and. Kyrgyz nomads used to come here since ancient times to use its surroundings as a pastureland. For dinner and overnight you stay in yurts, traditional nomad's dwelling. 

Day 3: Son Kul Lake - Tash Rabat Caravanserai (Stone castle)
You will have breakfast at 8 o'clock Then you will be driven  to the Tash Rabat- Caravanserai on (Stone Castle from the 14th century) staying on the Great Silk Road. The massive building was built inside a mountain at a height 3200 m above sea level and has no analogue in the world. Traditional dinner will be served at 7 p.m. You will stay for the night in yurts near by the Tash Rabat Caravanserai. 

Day 4: Tash Rabat - Kochkor valley
After a breakfast you transfer to Kochkor village (185 km) where you will meet a hospitable family that will present you the way of how national felt carpets are produced. There you will have a traditional dinner, accompanied by a special national music show. This night you will spend in Kochkor Guesthouse.

Day 5: Kochkor valley - Tamga village
You will have breakfast at 8 o'clock. Then you will be transported to the celestial Issyk Kul Lake (200 km), the second largest mountain lake in the world (1608 m. above sea level). There is another name of the Lake - "the pearl of Central Asia". You will drive through the gorgeous valley and pass Orto Tokoi reservoir. In Tamga village you will have a perfect rest on the southern beach of the lake where you will enjoy the pure water and curative qualities of the lake. Your dinner will be served at 7 p.m. in Tamga Guesthouse, where you will also spend the night. 

Day 6: Tamga - Karakol
The day starts with a breakfast at 8 o'clock. Then you have free time to enjoy the lake till 12 pm. And then you will start your trip to Karakol city by car (50km). Delicious lunch will be served in the Karakol. The whole morning you will spend in Karakol City. You visit of the Dungan mosque built by secret Chinese technology, and then you visit a small wooden Russian Orthodox Church. Later, you will go to the museum of M.V. Prejvalsky, one of the world's greatest explores. National dinner will be at 8 p.m. Night in a Guesthouse.  

Day 7: Karakol - Bishkek
After the breakfast you drive to Cholpon Ata city along the northern shore of the Issyk Kul Lake (120km). On the way, we will make a short break for lunch and visit of the ancient stone depictions (dating back to 800 B.C.). Afterwards, you will be transferred to Bishkek city (280km) by car through an astonishing Boom Gorge. At 7 pm a there will be dinner served. The last night you spent in a Hotel****. 

Day 8: Bishkek - Europe
At the time arranged according to your flight details, your guide will meet you in your Hotel and attend you to Manas Airport.

 

There is also a list of other Cultural tours:

Kyrgyzstan tourTour 1
Destination: Kyrgyzstan
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 5 days 
Places to visit: Bishkek - Burana Tower - Cholpon Ata - Issyk-Kul Lake - Karakol - Tamga 

This tour includes the most famous an interesting highlights of Kyrgyzstan. You will visit our legendary Burana tower built in 11 century as one of the first Muslim minarets. You will see Issik Kul Lake -pride of Kyrgyz land. It is the second biggest alpine lake in the world. We are going to show you unique collection of the ancient petrogliphs that are dated to the 8 century B.C. And many others interesting places! Read the tour...

 

Kyrgyzstan tourTour 2
Destination: Kyrgyzstan
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 8 days 
Places to visit: Bishkek - Issyk Kul Lake - Karakol - Tamga - Bokonbaiva - Kochkorka - Son Kul - Bishkek 

This tour offers you the great possibility to explore the majestic land of divine mountains, located in Central Asia. You will be delighted by views of our nature, chaste wild places, and remarkable ancient sights! The whole tour goes along the Great Silk Road through the matchless Tian Shan massif. You will see our pride - second largest alpine lake in the world - Issyk-Kul, as well as the picturesque Son Kul Lake, that hidden on a high plateau in the centre of Kyrgyzstan (3013m. above sea level). You will be taken back to the time of great nomads, their traditions, culture and food. Read the tour...

 

Kyrgyzstan tourTour 3
Destination: Kyrgyzstan
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 13 days 
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Experienced travelers say «If you have not seen Central Asia, you have not seen the world!". You can't even imagine how many places you will see! In this tour you will visit ancient minaret called Burana Tower, the second biggest lake in the world Issyk-Kul; also it includes visiting of the mysterious Tash Rabat Caravanserai (Stone Castle), primeval rock depictions, churches, mosques and many other highlights. Kyrgyzstan is the place of untouched nature and well kept traditions. You will learn about the life of nomads watching and experiencing it on yourself. Read the tour...

 

Kyrgyzstan tourTour 4
Destination: Kyrgyzstan
Activity: Cultural tour
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This tour is perfect for people who travel from Chinese-Kyrgyz border through Torugart pass to Bishkek city. During the whole tour you will live in hidden places that are pretty far from civilization. You will visit the famous caravanserai that is built in a mountain and also you will have time to relax in a peaceful atmosphere of Son Kul Lake. Read the tour...

 

Kyrgyzstan tourTour 5
Destination: Kyrgyzstan
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 8 days 
Places to visit: Bishkek - Son Kul Lake - Tash Rabat Caravanserai - Kochkor valley - Tamga village - Karakol - Karakol - Bishkek 

This tour will show you our matchless mountains and the most beautiful and famous lakes in Kyrgyzstan. You will see Issyk Kul - the largest lake in Kyrgyzstan surrounded by mountains. And then you will visit our divine Son Kul Lake that is highest and situated on the altitude of 3016 m. a. s. l. Overnights you will spend in yurts as real nomads did and it is the best way to find out more about Kyrgyz life! Read the tour...

 

Kyrgyzstan tourTour 6
Destination: Kyrgyzstan
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 7 days 
Places to visit: Bishkek - Arslan bob - Kazarman village - Tash Rabat Caravanserai - Son Kul Lake - Kochkor village - Burana Tower - Bishkek

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Kyrgyzstan tourTour 7
Destination: Kyrgyzstan
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 13 days 
Places to visit: Bishkek - Sary Chelek Lake - Arslan bob - Jalal Abad - Osh city - Kazarman village - Tash Rabat Caravanserai - Son Kul Lake - Kochkor village -Konorchek canyons - Chon Kemin - Burana Tower - Bishkek 

Welcome to Kyrgyzstan - country of Celestial mountains. We are glad to present you a perfect tour for travelers who like nature. We prepared a special route that runs to the south of Kyrgyzstan and then to the northern part. During this route you will see our famous mountain lakes Sary Chelek and Son Kul. You will sleep not only in guesthouses but also in traditional nomadic dwellings - yurts, made of wood and covered with felt. Read the tour...