Tour Program

 

In 2019 supplier SR1401 will be setting up permanent tent camps along the entire trekking route. Be the first to travel in comfort!

This set-up gives you the following advantages: Your trek is much more pleasant and easier than ever before. As you don’t have to carry your tent equipment and food, etc.; You pay less for the tour. As you don’t need to hire cooks, pack animals and driver. Moreover, the less people, the more bright memories and emotions! Your trip is safer. You will be given a detailed map of the trekking route. There is communication means in every tent camp.

Day
1
July 16, 2019: Arrival in Bishkek
Itinerary
Arrival to Kyrgyzstan early morning, meet in international airport Manas, transfer to Bishkek, early check in to the hotel. Rest. After lunch short sightseeing tour in the city.

The capital and industrial centre of Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek is a city of wide avenues, handsome buildings and Soviet heritage. It is the permanently snow capped Kyrgyz Alatau mountain range which towers over Bishkek providing a quite stunning backdrop.

Visit Manas Monument, the main national hero of the Kyrgyz people. Then excursion to the State History Museum and walking tour around main Ala Too Square to watch ceremony of changing of the Guard of Honor, Independence Monument, and finish at the Old Square with Government House. Transfer to the Victory Square to finish the city tour by short excursion there. After excursion tourists may go shopping in the largest department store in the city – ZUM and a colorful oriental bazaar.

Dinner and overnight in hotel (950 m. a.s.l.).

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Day
2
July 17, 2019: Bishkek - Osh - Uzgurush village, drive: 340 km. / 8-9 hours, + 500 m.
Itinerary
At early morning transfer to airport Manas, fly to Osh at 07:35 (by Pegasus airline - ZM 193), meet in airport, transfer to Uzgurush village. Trekking preparation.

Accommodation in a local Kyrgyz family house (1450 m. a.s.l.).

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Accomodation
Local family
Day
3
July 18, 2019: Uzgurush village – Ak-Tash tent camp.. Trek: 15 km. / 7-8 hrs. / +1440 m.
Itinerary
The first trekking day starts from the views of wild pistachio tree and walnut orchards. Wild trail stretches along Buldzhuma river and goes up to the pass with the same name – Buldzhuma (2894m). From the pass you can enjoy the wonderful view of the nearest gorges and the Western face of Uponym pass. After we enjoyed the views, we start trek to the valley of Ak-Tash river. There is the tent Camp Ak-Tash hidden among the bushes on a green meadow.

Dinner and overnight in tents of Ak-Tash Camp (2800m).

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Day
4
July 19, 2019: Ak-Tash tent Camp – Dzhalgychy tent Camp. Trek: 11 km. / 4-6 hours / + 970 m. / - 670 m.
Itinerary
We traverse along Ak-Tash river on scree up to Dzhalgychy pass (3774m). From the top of the pass we enjoy the panoramic view of Turkestan mountain range, western face peak Piramidalnyi (5509 m) and Turo pass (4525 m.). Descend along a trail down along Dzhalgychy gorge to confluence with nameless gorge (next from the south-west).

Dinner and overnight in tents of Dzhalgychy Camp (3100 m).

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Tents
Day
5
July 20, 2019: Dzhalgychy tent Camp – Orto Chashma tent Camp. Trek: 7 km. / 3-4 hours / + 500 m./ - 700 m.
Itinerary
Today we begin trekking up along grass slope of range between Dzhalgychy and Kashka-Suu gorges. From upset point we enjoy the panoramic view of Orto Chashma gorge and Turo pass (4525 m.) and the Western face of the peak Piramidalnyi. Descent to Kashka-Suu gorge and along river trekking till confluence with Orto Chashma gorge.

Dinner and overnight in tents of Orto Chashma Camp (2800 m.).

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6
July 21, 2019: Orto Chasma tent camp - Ak-Tubek tent camp. Trek: 7 km. / 3 - 4 hours / + 800 m.
Itinerary
Moderate ascent along Orto Chashma river till confluence with Ak-Tubek gorge. Then we crossing by bridges two rivers and continue trekking along Ak-Tubek river, traverse up to foot of Ak Tubek pass. Our camp is locate near white rock.

Dinner and overnight in tents of Ak-Tubek Camp (3600 m.).

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Day
7
July 22, 2019: Ak-Tubek tent camp - Ak-Suu tent camp. Trek: 11 km. / 5 - 6 hours / +800 m / -1400 m.
Itinerary
The hard ascent to Ak Tubek pass (4390 m.) is rewarded by a majestic panoramic view over Iskander peak region and Orto Chashma river valley. Our Camp is situated in the beginning of green zone at Ak-Suu river. On the way you can see alpinist walls of Iskander (5120 m), Petrogradez (5165 m), Admiralteez (5090 m), Aksu (5355 m), A.Block (5229 m), Aktubek (5125 m) peaks.

Dinner and overnight in tents of Ak-Suu base camp (2800 m.).

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Accomodation
Tents
Day
8
July 23, 2019: Ak-Suu tent Camp – Uzgurush village. Trek: 16 km. / 5-7 hours / – 1350 m.
Itinerary
Descent through juniper forest along Ak-Mechet river. We can observe North face of Iskander peak on the way. Then we trek along a picturesque green gorge till Uzgurush village.

Overnight in a Kyrgyz family in Uzgurush village.

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Accomodation
Local family
Day
9
July 24, 2019: Uzgurush village – Batken town – Osh. Drive: 360 km. / 8-9 hours / - 500 m.
Itinerary
Morning drive to Batken. A walk in Batken town center, visiting Manas Ordo complex. Afternoon drive to Osh.

Dinner and accommodation in a hotel.

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Accomodation
Hotel
Day
10
July 25, 2019: Osh city – Base Camp “Achik Tash”. Drive: 280 km. / 6 hours / + 2800 m.
Itinerary
After breakfast in hotel we have city-tour around Osh – Suleiman Too, History Museum, Central Square.

Afternoon transfer to the Base Camp “Achik Tash”, situated in Alay valley at the foot of Lenin peak (7134m).

The “Achik-Tash” BC is placed at 3600m asl by the mountain stream at a picturesque glade providing excellent views of the Lenin Peak massif, its northern slopes. A lot of moraine lakes are scattered around.

Overnight in the tents of Base Camp “Achik Tash” (3600 m.).

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Tents
Day
11
July 26, 2019: Base Camp “Achik Tash” – Camp1. Trek: 12 km. / 5-6 hours / + 800 m.
Itinerary
Ascend to Camp 1 Over Puteshestvennikov pass. From BC we head over the Puteshestvinnikov Pass (4200m). The ascent usually takes 1-1.5 hours by a good path. From the pass you’ll see excellent views of Lenin peak and Lenin glacier. Sometimes there is snow on the pass. Then we descend to the left moraine of the Lenin glacier. Further we should cross the river carefully. The best time for crossing is early morning, as the river rises rapidly throughout at this time. Across the left moraine of glacier to the Lenin glacier (4100m) and hike to camp 1 (4400 m).
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Tents
Day
12
July 27, 2019: Camp 1 – “Achik Tash” Base camp. 12 km, 3-4 hours, - 800 m.
Itinerary
Descend to the Base Camp. Today you’ll repeat way of day before in back direction.

Overnight in the tents of Base Camp “Achik Tash” (3600 m.).

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13
July 28, 2019: “Achik Tash” Base Camp – Osh - Bishkek. Drive 280km/6 hours, - 2800m
Itinerary
Transfer to Osh city over Taldyk pass. En Route we may stop in Sary Mogol village, visit Pamir-Alai families who demonstrate us their traditions and rituals (extra cost). After dinner transfer to “Osh“ airport, fly at 20:50 (by Pegasus airline - ZM 196) to “Manas” airport, meet and transfer to Bishkek.

Accommodation in a hotel (950 m. a.s.l.).

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Accomodation
Hotel
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14
July 29, 2019: Departure home.
Itinerary
Transfer to the airport to catch your flight back home.
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