Cultural tour 1


Kyrgyzstan tourTour 1

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
We would like to offer you remarkable tour, during which you will be able to visit the northern and southern parts of Kyrgyz republic. The present adventure comprises the most renowned Kyrgyz places of interest, which attract so many travelers from all over the world. It is a nice opportunity to feel yourself as if you are a real nomad. You will see the heavenly mountains of the republic, its alpine lakes, and ancient architecture that is identified with the Great Silk Way.

Tour summary:   

Day 1: Bishkek - Sary Chelek Lake
You will be collected by your guide from Manas Airport and then transferred to the Lake of Sary Chelek, which is one of the most gorgeous lakes in the republic. The altitude of this mountain lake is 1873 meters a. s. l. It is 2.5 km wide and 75 km in length. This famous is far from cities and it is really worth to visit it.  There was a gorge with a mountain river many years ago, but after the earthquake that provoked the stone fall, which blocked the gorge, in the result the lake was formed and now we have a superb chance to enjoy its magnificence.  

Day 2: Sary Chelek - Arslan Bob
Breakfast is served at 8 o'clock in the morning. Today, you will be transferred by car from Sary Chelek to one of the most famous places in Kyrgyzstan - Arslan Bob walnut forests. The trees here are found growing wild on mountain slopes and along river banks at an altitude of between 1000 and1800 meters above sea level. Their dome shaped crowns with two meters thick trunks, can reach 30 meters in a height. The Village of Arslan Bob itself lies at an altitude of 1700 meters a. s. l. You will see plenty of picturesque places that will amaze you by their magnificence along the whole way to the forests. In the home stay you will spend this night.  

Day 3: Arslan bob
This day is destined for exploration of this pictorial place. To admire the loveliness of these forests and to see a waterfall you will go for hiking. Afterwards you could just relax in the calm atmosphere of this forest or continue walking around.  

Day 4: Arslan bob - Jalal Abad
We will start our trip to Jalal Abad town after fortifying breakfast. The region has played host for travelers for thousands of years, because one of Kyrgyzstan's Silk Road major branches passed through Jalal Abad. Along mountain road that has many remarkable views you will have drive to this town. In the guesthouse the night will be spent.  

Day 5: Jalal Abad - Osh city
We will start our trip to the 2nd biggest city of the republic - Osh. But, on the way to the city we will stop in the Town of Uzgen, where are three stunning mausoleums that were built in 11th century A. D. and Minaret.  It is supposed that Osh it is more than 3000 years old, and it means that is older than Rome. Upon arrival in Osh you we will visit the holy Mountain of Suleiman that is found in the very heart of the city.  Later on, you will visit also Oriental bazaar that is the most famous in Kyrgyz Republic. You could take hundreds of photos there. In the guesthouse the night will be spent.  

Day 6: Osh city - Kazarman village
This day we drive in the heart of Tien Shan Mountain system! First of all, we will return to Uzgen in order to cross Pamir - Alai Mountains. On the way, you will have a great chance to enjoy the nature of stunning mountains. You will have a dinner as soon as we arrive in Kazarman. In the home stay you will spend the night.  

Day 7: Kazarman - Tash Rabat Caravanserai
Pack your luggage. At 8 o'clock your breakfast is served. Today we have a trip to the Great Silk Road Caravanserai of Tash Rabat (Stone Castle that dated 14th century A. D.). This caravanserai is situated at Tian Shan - Mountains heart. This structure was built out of layered stones and what's more it was constructed partly inside the mountain at an altitude of 3200 m. above sea level. This building has no worlds' analogues. There are 31 rooms in total. The walls width is about one meter. Inside, there are dungeons for medieval convicts. The night in the yurt camp will be spent nearby the Caravanserai of Tash Rabat. Dinner will be served at 7 o'clock in the evening.  

Day 8: Tash Rabat - Son Kul Lake
Breakfast. After that we will be transferred to the 2nd biggest lake in Kyrgyz Republic - Son Kul. The Kyrgyz nomads with their families started to come to this wonderful area for rest and relaxation since ancient times. Naryn region herders come to the lake to use it as summer pastureland. Son Kul Lake is surrounded with the mountains; it is situated at an altitude of 3013 m. above sea level and is the highest alpine lake in Kyrgyzstan. On the way, lunch will be taken. You will be free to walk around and enjoy lake's virgin nature and its surrounds, after our arrival. Dinner and overnight stay are in the collapsible nomadic abodes - yurts. Yurts are built without nails. They are made out of wooden skeleton that is covered with thin felt mats.  

Day 9: Son Kul Lake (3013 m. a. s. l.)
Your breakfast is at 9 a.m. This day you will spend in the paradise of the Kyrgyz nomads, at the Lake of Son Kul. It is a great opportunity to familiarize with nomadic customs and way of life.  On a horse you can ride along the lake's shore or just have a rest in the wild and calm nature atmosphere. Today you will see also the ancient site of petroglyphs (stone carvings) and shamans' ritual stones. At 2 p.m. your lunch will be served. In original nomadic houses - yurts you will have a national dinner. In yurts as nomads do, you will spend this night.  

Day 10: Son Kul Lake - Kochkor village
Fortifying breakfast. Transfer (185 km) from Son Kul Lake to the Village of Kochkor. You will meet a family in Kochkor that can show you the way of the Kyrgyz national felt carpets production. During felt show you even could create your own carpet together with them. The overnight is in the home stay. With a local family you will have a dinner.   

Day 11: Kochkor village - Konorchek canyons
Transfer to the famous red sandstone Konorchek Canyons. This place is dissimilar with all other mountains in the republic. This is an actual paradise for people who are fond of taking photos. On arrival in Konorchek we will have hiking amongst the dramatic Red Canyons. The canyons are of diverse forms, which make your hiking so fascinating.   

Day 12: Konorchek 
This place has really unique nature that is waiting for you! And this day we will continue our hiking in this extraordinary area. You will be surprised, during the whole hiking tour, with changeable views of the canyons. It will be possible to go both along the top of the canyon and then along the bottom of it.  

Day 13: Konorchek - Chon Kemin
Breakfast. Our chauffeur will wait us to transfer to Chon Kemin Valley along the picturesque Boom Gorge. This night will be spent in Kalmak-Ashuu Guesthouse in the Valley of Chon - Kemin.  

Day 14: Chon Kemin - Bishkek
At 8 o'clock in the morning your breakfast is served. Transfer is from the Valley of Chon - Kemin to Bishkek City. On the way to Bishkek we will visit the Tower of Burana - minaret that dated 11th century A. D. and Balbans (stone warriors) open air museum. You will have a city tour when we will come in Bishkek. The night is in the hotel***. A departure dinner is served at 7 o'clock in the evening. 

Day 15: Bishkek - Europe
Transfer to the Airport of Manas is according to your flight details.

 

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Activity: Cultural tour

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