Name of trip: Gorgeous lakes Tour
Tour’s destinations: Karakol, Tamga, Naryn, Son Kul, Kyzyl Oi, Bishkek
Arrival to: Bishkek
Departure from: Bishkek
Day 1: Bishkek – Burana – Issyk Kul northern shore – Karakol
This day you will meet the driver at Manas International Airport and travel to Issyk Kul. You will have a chance to take fabulous photos, discover amazing views discover that it is the most beautiful lake in Central Asia. Also it is called the pearl of Central Asia. Issyk-Kul is a large salty drainless lake. It is located in Kyrgyzstan, between the ridges of the Northern Tien Shan. Many local beautiful legends are associated with it. This is a beautiful lake with a favorable ecological environment, well suited for recreation. This day you will visit Burana Tower and open air museum of Balbals. You will explore that it was built in the 11th century by Karakhanids. This day you will transfer along the northern shore in order to get tot Karakol town. Being here you will have a chance to explore Dungan mosque in Chinese style and Orthodox church. You will spend the night in the hotel.
Day 2: Karakol – Altin Arashan – Karakol
After the breakfast you will travel to Altin Arashan Gorge by Russian military vehicle. Altyn Arashan (Golden Spa) is This is a high-mountain gorge in the eastern part of the Terskey-Ala-Too range, located near the city of Karakol. This gorge is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Kyrgyzstan, thanks to its unique nature, hot springs located right in the gorge, extensive spruce forests and stunning views. It is surprising that in a small area on the surface of the earth there are springs with different water composition and temperature. You will rest the night in the hotel.
Day 3: Karakol – Jeti Oguz – Issyk Kul southern shore – Tamga
In the morning you will transfer to Jeti Oguz gorge. It is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the Issyk-Kul region. It is located 30 kilometers from the city of Karakol and attracts many tourists, both local and foreign.Jety-Oguz, translated from Kyrgyz means "7 bulls". This specific name was given to the gorge because of the rock mass of red clay, which is a kind of visiting card of the gorge. The rocks have a very bright color, and this is quite a rarity for the Tien Shan Mountains. In addition you will also discover Broken Heart Mountain. Here you will have a chance to take photos and go to the top to see panorama. You will also discover the yurts and you can try even kumis. It is a national Kyrgyz drink. Dinner you will have in Tamga guest home and spend the night there.
Day 4: Tamga – Kochkor – Kichi Naryn – Naryn
The tour route will take you to Naryn. This day you will travel along southern shore. There will be a small break in Bokonbaevo village. This day you will also take photos and explore eagle hunting presentation. During the tour you will break at the Kochkor village where you will meet the local family and you will also discover the making process from woolen felt. This day you will also have a chance to try to make your own. After that you will continue the tour with rarely visited Kichi Naryn gorge with fast flowing river, amazing cliffs and slopes full of coniferous trees. You will rest the night in the home stay.
Day 5: Naryn – Son Kul
After the breakfast you will keep transferring to Son Kul lake. Son Kul lake is a beautiful lake of the Tien Shan mountains. Son-Kul Lake is located in the heart of the Inner Tien Shan, 90 km northwest of Naryn. The basin is 57 km long and 29 km wide and is located inside powerful mountain mounds. In the tour you will be able to explore that in the center of this basin lies the second largest lake in Kyrgyzstan - Son - Kul. It is 29 km long and 17 km wide. Its surface is located at an altitude of 3016 m above sea level, the mirror area is 270 sq. km, the maximum depth is 13.2 m. The lake is of tectonic origin, filled with fresh water. 18 streams flow into the lake, and only the only Son-Kul River flows out. The company's customers will be able to enjoy exploring the beautiful lake areas and also see the most beautiful places and pastures. Don't miss the opportunity to take photos. This night you will rest in the yurts.
Day 6: Son Kul – Kyzyl Oi
This day you will have a chance to walk and discover the pristine nature. Today you can ride on a horse or just relax on your own. After that you will travel to Kyzyl Oi. You will explore a small village that in the heart of the Kekemeren gorge, surrounded by red rocks. You will discover that it is a great place to start a hiking or horse riding tour in the Suusamyr valley. You will rest the night in the guest home.
Day 7: Kyzyl Oi – Bishkek
In the morning you will meet the local people and transfer to Bishkek. The tour route will take you to southern part of Kyrgyzstan where you will pass Tue Ashuu (3000 meters high). Here you will have a chance to see the fabulous views, discover the amazing scenery. It is one of the most stunning one. During the tour you will experience Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic and many other places. This night you will rest in the hotel.
Day 8: Bishkek – Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport.
02 pax – Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax – Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax – 870 $
04 pax – 545 $
06 pax – 435 $
08 pax – 375 $
10 pax – 340 $
Single – 110 $
Early check-in – 35 $
Single early check-in – 60 $
All dinners – 105 $
All lunches and dinners – 210 $
English speaking guide – 540 $ per group
To be 2 in one yurt (now 4 pax) – 15 $ per person
Karakol – “Green Yard” Boutique Hotel
Tamga – Homestay
Naryn – “Khan Tengri” Guesthouse
Son Kul – Yurts, “Nomad’s Dream” camp (4 pax in 1)
Kyzyl Oi – Homestay
Bishkek – “Discovery” 3* or “Garden” 4*
- 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