Tour Program

Day
1
Day 1: Arrival in Bishkek
Itinerary
Meet at airport Manas airport. Bus to the guest house ~40min (25km). Bishkek City tour. Overnight in the guest house (Elevation: 900m).
Meals
_ L D
Accomodation
Guest House
Day
2
Day 2: Bishkek - Fairy Tale canyon - Tamga
Itinerary
Leaving the guest house you will travel to Tamga along the southern shore of Lake Issyk-Kul ~4-5 hour (324km). On the way you will hike through Fairy Tale canyon ~1-2 hours (5km). Overnight in the guest house (Elevation: 1700m).
Meals
B L D
Accomodation
Guest House
Day
3
Day 3: Tamga - Jeti-Oguz valley - Kyzyl-Jar valley
Itinerary
Leaving the guest house you will travel to Jeti-Oguz valley ~2 hours (70km). There will be short lesson on horsebacking and how to control your horse. You will ride a horse to Kyzyl-Jar valley (2800m) ~3-4 hours (10km). Overnight in the tent (Elevation: 2800m).
Meals
B L D
Accomodation
Tents
Day
4
Day 4: Kyzyl-Jar valley - Irdyk Lakes
Itinerary
Leaving the campsite you will ride your horse to Irdyk Lakes ~2-3 hours (6km). Overnight in the tents (Elevation: 2800m).
Meals
B L D
Accomodation
Tents
Day
5
Day 5: Irdyk Lakes - Kashka-Suu valley
Itinerary
Leaving the campsite you will ride your horse to Kashka-Suu valley ~5-6 hours (22km). Overnight in the tents (Elevation: 2000m).
Meals
B L D
Accomodation
Tents
Day
6
Day 6: Kashka-Suu valley - Altyn-Arashan hot springs
Itinerary
Leaving the campsite you will ride your horse to Altyn-Arashan hot springs ~4-5 hours (18km). Overnight in the tents (Elevation: 2500m).
Meals
B L D
Accomodation
Tents
Day
7
Day 7: Altyn-Arashan - Ala-Kul pass - Altyn-Arashan
Itinerary
Leaving the campsite you will summit Alakul pass on foot (3860m) and return to Altyn-Arashan by horse. Ala-Kul Lake is visible from the top of the pass ~7-8 hours (25km). Overnight in the tents (Elevation: 2500m).
Meals
B L D
Accomodation
Tents
Day
8
Day 8: Altyn-Arashan - Alma-Luu pass - Alma-Luu valley
Itinerary
Leaving the campsite you will ride your horse to the summit of Alma-Luu pass (3600m) and descend Alma-Luu valley ~5-6 hours (18km). Overnight in the tents (Elevation: 2000m).
Meals
B L D
Accomodation
Tents
Day
9
Day 9: Alma-Luu valley - Jolkolot village - Karakol
Itinerary
Leaving the campsite you will ride your horse to Jolkolot village ~4-5 hours (~16km). You will travel to Karakol ~15min (4km). Traditional dinner with a Uygur family. Overnight in a guest house (Elevation: 1670m).
Meals
B L D
Accomodation
Guest House
Day
10
Day 10: Karakol - Cholpon-Ata
Itinerary
Leaving the guest house you will have a city tour in Karakol. After the city tour you will travel to Cholpon-Ata city ~3-4 hours (130km). Overnight in the guest house (Elevation: 1600m).
Meals
B L D
Accomodation
Guest House
Day
11
Day 11: Cholpon-Ata - Bishkek
Itinerary
Leaving the guest house you will travel to Bishkek ~4-5 hours (324km). On the way to Bishkek you will visit an open air museum of petroglyphs and Burana tower. Overnight in the guest house (Elevation: 900m).
Meals
B L D
Accomodation
Guest House
Day
12
Day 12: Bishkek - airport Manas
Itinerary
Leaving the guest house you will travel to Manas airport ~40min (25km).
Meals
B _ _
Accomodation
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