Kyrgyzstan tour 2

Kyrgyzstan tour: Tour 2

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Cultural tour

Duration: 15 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

This wonderful will give you the opportunity to visit north and south of Kyrgyz Republic. This adventure comprises the most outstanding tourist attractions of Kyrgyzstan that create a center of attention for many people. You will see the heavenly mountains, alpine lakes and middle century architecture. It is a great chance to live in the nomadic conditions and to familiarize with striking nomadic culture.


Tour summary:

Day 1: Bishkek - Sary Chelek Lake
You will be collected from Manas International Airport by your guide. Transfer fom Bishkek to Sary Chelek Lake. Sary Chelek is the most stunning lake in Kyrgyz Republic. It was formed due to the earthquake, which provoked stone fall that blocked the river that passed through the valley, and the water collected right in the gorge. There is an excellent opportunity to take pleasure in its fantastic beauty! This lake is about 2.5 km. in width and 75 km. long! This mountain lake is situated at the altitude of 1873 m. above sea level. It is located far away from cities and it is really worth to visit it!

Day 2: Sary Chelek - Arslan Bob
At 8 o'clock the day starts with a breakfast. After breakfast we start our journey by car to Arslan Bob walnut and fruit forests. There are enormous trees with two meter thick trunks, dome shaped crowns, and these trees can reach 30 meters in a height. They are found growing wild at the altitude of between 1000 and1800 meters above sea level, on the mountain slopes, along river banks. The Village of Arslan Bob lies at the altitude of 1700 m. a. s. l. You will see plenty of picturesque places that will amaze you by their beauty along the whole way to the forests. This night you will spend in the home stay of the local family. Arslan Bob is one of the most famous places in Kyrgyzstan!

Day 3: Arslan bob        
This day is devoted to the exploration of this place. You will go for hiking with your guide to enjoy the beauty of this place and to see a waterfall that is considered as the holy place. After that you can go on walking around or just relax in a calm atmosphere of this forest.

Day 4: Arslan bob - Jalal Abad
After a strengthen breakfast we will start our trip to Jalal Abad town. One of Kyrgyzstan's main branches of the Silk Road passed through Jalal Abad and the region has played host to travelers for thousands of years. You will have drive to this town along a mountain road that will have many amazing views on the way. Night in a guesthouse.

Day 5: Jalal Abad - Osh city
At 8 o'clock your breakfast will be served. After breakfast we will start our trip to the 2nd biggest city in Kyrgyzstan that is Osh. On the way to the city we will visit also Uzgen town. There is a Tower and 3 beautiful mausoleums that were built in the 11 century. After excursion at the site of Uzgen Architectural Complex we will continue our way to Osh. Osh is considered as the southern capital of Kyrgyz Republic. The city is more than 3000 years old and it means that it is even older than Rome. You will visit our Asian bazaars in the city. These bazaars are the most famous in Kyrgyzstan. You can make hundreds of pictures there and after that you we will visit sacred Suleiman Mountain that is situated in the middle of the city. Overnight stay is in the guest house.

Day 6: Osh city - Kazarman village
Transfer from Osh back to Uzgen in order to cross Pamir - Alai Mountains and to drive in the heart of Tien Shan Mountain system, in the Naryn Region. On our way, we will see stunning mountains and you will have a great possibility to take pleasure in its nature. You will have a dinner as soon as we are in Kazarman. You will spend this night in the home stay.

Day 7: Kazarman - Tash Rabat Caravanserai (Stone Castle from the 14th century)
You will be served breakfast at 8 o'clock in the morning after packing your backpacks. Then you will have a transfer to the Great Silk Way Caravanserai of Tash Rabat. You will be carried away by the wonderful surroundings presented through views the wild nature. At the very heart of Tian Shan Mountains, at a height 3200 m above sea level Tash Rabat is located. This structure has no analogue in the world, for the reason that it was made of layered stones, and in addition it was built partly inside the mountain. In total there are 31 rooms that are joined with mazes. The thickness of walls is one meter. In Tash Rabat there are also dungeons for ancient thieves.  Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. You will spend this night near by the caravanserai in yurts. Yurts are built without nails. It is made of a wooden skeleton, covered with felt coverings. 

Day 8: Tash Rabat - Son Kul Lake
This day, after breakfast we start our trip to the 2nd largest lake in Kyrgyzstan Son Kul Lake. Son Kul Lake is the highest alpine lake in Kyrgyzstan, situated at an altitude of 3013 meters above sea level, on the both sides it is surrounded by the mountain ranges. The Kyrgyz started to come to this magnificent vicinity with their families for relax and repose. The herders of the Naryn Region come to the lake to use it as a pastureland during summer months. Lunch will be taken on the way. On our arrival, you will be free to walk around and take pleasure in the virgin nature of the lake and its environs. Dinner and overnight are in the nomadic collapsible abodes - yurts. Yurt consists of a wooden skeleton that is covered with felt. Yurts carcass is manufactured without a single nail.

Day 9: Son Kul Lake (3013 m. a. s. l.)
9 a.m. breakfast.  This day you will have enough spare time at Son-Kul Lake to get acquainted with nomadic customs and culture and to explore the nature on your own. Optionally, you can ride on a horse alongside the lake's shore, or just relax in the wild, but calm natural atmosphere.  Our lunch will be served at 2 p.m. After that you will see also ancient petroglyphs - carvings on the stones. In  yurts, national dinner will be served. You will spend the night as nomads do, in yurt.

Day 10: Son Kul Lake - Kochkor village
After a strengthening breakfast you will be transferred to Kochkor village (185 km). At the Kochkor village you will meet a family that can show you the way of how national woolen felt carpets are produced. You even can create your own carpet. You will have a traditional dinner with a local family. Overnight in a home stay.

Day 11: Kochkor village - Konorchek canyons
Transfer from Kochkor Village to the famous Konorchek Canyons. Just upon the arrival, we will start our hiking in the red canyons stunning place. Konorchel Canyons are absolutely different from all other ravines in Kyrgyzstan. This is a real paradise for people who like to make pictures! The canyons are of diverse shapes that make your hiking so exciting.

Day 12: Konorchek 
This day we will go on hiking in this fantastic red sandstone canyons. You will be astonished by the variable views during the whole hiking tour. This place has really exceptional natural conditions that are waiting for you. You will have an opportunity to go both along the bottom of canyons and then along the top of it.

Day 13: Konorchek - Chon Kemin
We will go to the place where our driver will wait for us after breakfast. After that you will be transferred via Boom gorge to the Valley of Chon Kemin. This night you will spend in the guesthouse of Kalmak - Ashuu.

Day 14: Chon Kemin - Bishkek
Breakfast is at 8 o'clock. Transfer from Chon Kemin Valley to Bishkek city. We will visit Burana Tower - minaret of 11 century and an open air museum of Balbans - stone warriors, on the way to Bishkek. You will have a city tour when you come in Bishkek. Night in a hotel***.

Day 15: Bishkek - Europe
Your guide will meet you at the hotel at the pick up time arranged previously according to your flight details and accompany you to Manas International Airport.

 
 
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