Travel to Kyrgyzstan: Tour 4
Duration: 6 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Alamedin gorge - Bishkek - Konorchek - Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore - Bishkek
Day 1: Bishkek
Upon arrival to the capital of Kyrgyzstan you will explore its interesting places such as Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic, and many others sights. Then you will be able to enjoy the Asian Bazaar. Here you will have a great opportunity to take a lot of dynamic photos of bustling local life. Don't' miss the chance to see colorful and tasty goods. You will spend the night in a hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek - Alamedin gorge - Bishkek
In course of the tour you will be transferred to the Alamedin gorge where you will hike to see cattle and even yurts. You will be impressed to know that yurts are nomadic dwellings that are made of wood and felt coverings. During the route you will be amazed to know that mountains in this gorge are covered with fir trees with a mountain river which ends with a waterfall. Don't miss the chance to enjoy the wonderful view of nature. Drive back to Bishkek. Night is in the hotel.
Day 3: Bishkek - Konorchek - Chon Kemin
Today you will be impressed to see the famous Boom gorge. Here you will find a gorgeous gorge that will amaze you by its unusual red rock formations. To reach it you will have a short hiking tour to Konorchek canyon (2 hours one-way). You will see breathtaking view of the canyon. If you want you will have a great opportunity to spend one more hour to experience the panoramic view. You will enjoy the road that is not the very difficult. It runs along amazing rocky mountains. Three times you will need to cross over some big stones. At the end you will travel to Chon Kemin gorge. Night is in a homestay.
Day 4: Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore
In course of the tour you will drive to Issyk Kul lake. This incredible lake is known as the second largest alpine lake. Moreover you will learn interesting fact that this lake is also known as "the pearl of Central Asia". People of ancient times considered this lake holy until 1,500 years ago. It is worthy to note that this lake is considered to be the second largest alpine lake in the world. During the tour you will know that it also has another name "the pearl of Central Asia". This was the holy one for more 1 500 years. Interesting fact about this lake is that it doesn't freeze and possesses curative qualities. During the tour you will have a stop to enjoy the exploration of ancient stone inscriptions (dating back to 800 B.C.) that were made for more than 2000 years ago by shamans. You can see a panorama view of the Issyk Kul Lake from this place - back then the people thought that it was the middle of the world. Your night is in a hotel.
Day 5: Issyk Kul lake - Bishkek
Today you will enjoy the great time to rest and swim in the lake. After it you will drive back to the capital of Kyrgyzstan. During the tour you will have a great explore the famous Burana Tower of the 11th century. You will enjoy the wonderful view of the top of the Tower and the experience the same view that Silk Road travelers saw themselves. It is interesting to know that the Burana Tower served as a sign along the Great Silk Road to let travelers know there was a city and place to have a rest. Moreover you will have a tour in an open air museum of Balbals (stone warriors). These grave-stones look like warriors as they were made in honor of brave soldiers who died for their Motherland. Enjoy the great tours in comfort. Night is in a hotel.
Day 6: Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 630 $
04 pax - 410 $
06 pax - 335 $
08 pax - 295 $
10 pax - 275 $
Single - 90 $
Half board - 75 $
Full board - 150 $
English speaking guide - 380 $ per group
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
Chon Kemin - Homestay
Issyk Kul - "Karven" Resort
- 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