Travel to Kyrgyzstan: Tour 5
Duration: 6 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Alamedin gorge - Bishkek - Konorchek - Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore - Grigorievskoye - Semenovskoye - Karakol - Kegen
Day 1: Bishkek
You will be met and transferred to Bishkek city. You will drive for 40 minutes to reach the capital city of Kyrgyzstan. Upon arrival you will explore the most prominent sights like Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic, and many others attractions. Later on you will visit the famous Asian Bazaar that is very popular among the tourists. Here you will be able to enjoy the colorful and noisy life of local people. Don't miss the chance to take a lot of vivid photos. You will spend the night in a hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek - Alamedin gorge - Bishkek
Today you will drive to the Alamedin gorge. In course of the tour you will have hike to this amazing gorge you can see cattle and yurts. Yurts are known as the round nomadic shelter where you can live all year round. During the tour you will be fascinated by fir trees as well as mountain river which ends with a waterfall that flows from the rocky mountains. Here you can enjoy the peaceful atmosphere that is located far from civilization. Enjoy the fascinating beauty of nature in tours to Kyrgyzstan. After hiking we will return to Bishkek. Night is in the hotel.
Day 3: Bishkek - Konorchek - Chon Kemin
The destination of the travel for today is the Boom gorge. This place will show you the beauty of red rock formations. By having the 2 hour hiking tour to Konorchek canyon you will see the splendid view of this canyon. Depending on how tired you are it is possible to spend one more hour to enjoy panoramic view. The road to the red canyon is not a difficult you will enjoy it observing the rocky mountains. To reach your destination you will need to cross over some big stones. After hiking we will drive to Chon Kemin gorge. Night will be in a homestay.
Day 4: Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore
In the morning you will be transferred to Issyk Kul Lake. In tours to this sight you will know that alpine lake that is located among the celestial mountains. It is worthy to note that the second largest alpine lake in the world that can be found on the altitude of 1608 m. above sea level. Its length is 180 km and it is 60 km wide. Another name of this sight is known as the "the pearl of Central Asia". For more than 1 500 years local people worshipped it. The salt in the water made lake possessed curative qualities. During the tour you will have an opportunity to have a stop to explore the ancient stone inscriptions of the 800 B.C. These petroglyphs were made more than 2000 years ago by shamans. It is interesting to note that the location of this stones the same as before. During tours to travelers can observe the breathtaking panorama view of the Issyk Kul Lake. The people call this view as the middle of the world. Your night is in a hotel.
Day 5: Issyk Kul - Grigorievskoye - Semenovskoye - Karakol
Today you will drive to explore the Grigorievskoe and Semenovskoe gorges! In course of the tour you will know that this gorge has connection at the end. During this tour you will see a lot of yurts where you can rest and enjoy the breathtaking nature. After it you will continue your drive to Karakol. This city can amaze you by its prominent sights like Dungan mosque that was built in a Chinese style without using a single metal nail and an old wooden Orthodox Church. Overnight is in a hotel.
Day 6: Karakol - Kegen
In the morning is transfer to Kazakh border.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 720 $
04 pax - 460 $
06 pax - 365 $
08 pax - 320 $
10 pax - 290 $
Single - 85 $
Half board - 75 $
Full board - 150 $
English speaking guide - 445 $ per group
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
Chon Kemin - Homestay
Issyk Kul - "Karven" Resort
Karakol - "Karagat" Hotel 4* or "Green Yard" Boutique Hotel
- 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