Name of trip: Legends of Nomad’s
Tour’s destinations: Kyzyl Oi, Son Kul, Tash Rabat, Kochkor, Karakol, Issyk Kul, Chon Kemin, Bishkek
Arrival to: Bishkek
Departure from: Bishkek
Day 1: Bishkek – Kyzyl Oi
Today you will land to Manas International Airport. After that you will be met by your driver and travel to the capital city Bishkek. This day you will travel about 30 minutes to the city. Further you will have a chance to discover the fascinating attractions and have a city tour. During the tour you will explore the Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, Old Square, National Philharmonic and other amazing places. Then you will transfer to the amazing Kyzyl Oi village. During the tour you will be amazed by the fabulous mountains, discover stunning mountains. You will have a great chance to take photos! In course of the tour you will travel over 3000 meters height and transfer along the vivid Tue Ashuu pass. We sure you will like this tour for a long time! You will spend the night in the home stay.
Day 2: Kyzyl Oi – Son Kul
Today you will travel to the spectacular lake Son Kul Lake. This is the most beautiful lake in the mountainous area, located on the Tien Shan. The translation into Russian is quite unambiguous and means "the last lake".that large high-mountain lake, the second largest in Kyrgyzstan, which is located in the Naryn region, about 280 kilometers from Bishkek. Son-Kul is located at an altitude of 3000 meters in a large intermountain valley, bounded on the north by the Sonkul-Too ridge and the Moldo-Too ridge on the south. The lake is fresh and quite deep — the maximum depth of the lake is 14 meters. You will have the opportunity to enjoy the scenery of the lake, take a walk here and also take photos. The lake area is beautiful and you can enjoy the clean air. You will rest the night in the nomadic dwellings- yurts.
Day 3: Son Kul – Tash Rabat
Today you will have a breakfast and then you will have a wonderful chance to have horse riding along the Son Kul’s shore. During the tour you will have a chance to observe the enchanting area and discover unique life of nomads and their way of life and try delicious national foods. This day you will also explore culture and traditions and customs. After that you will discover the interesting landmark of Kyrgyzstan ancient caravan serai Tash Rabat (Stone Castle). This day you will explore The Tash-Rabat caravanserai is a unique architectural monument of the early Middle Ages, the appearance of which more specifically dates back to the 15th century, and one of the main archaeological sites of Kyrgyzstan, which has become a symbol of the mountain architecture of Tenir-Too. It is located in the picturesque gorge-canyon Kara-Koyun (Naryn region), 110 km south of the city of Naryn, near the border with China, at an altitude of 3200 meters above sea level. It played a particularly important role in the Great Silk Road and important caravans passed here. There are about 31 rooms and 1 meter thick walls. You can find out that there is also an underground prison. Today you will spend the night in the yurts.
Day 4: Tash Rabat – Kochkor
Today you will have a 4th day of your tour. You will travel to Kochkor village. This day you will transfer along the fabulous mountains and gorges of over 3 000 meters high. During the tour you will you will have many photo stops. Upon arrival to Kochkor you will have a charming opportunity to discover the fabulous Kyrgyz felt carpets. This day you will discover making and also try your skills, make your own striking carpet with interesting patterns. During the tour you will experience handicraft museum there and find old examples of silver decorations, coats made of wolf, horse saddle decorations, carpets and other ancient things, where you can also buy some souvenirs. This night will be in the homestay.
Day 5: Kochkor – Issyk Kul southern shore – Skazka – Karakol
Today you will start the tour with travelling to fascinating Lake Issyk Kul. You will discover that it is the real pride of Kyrgyz people. This is one of the largest lakes that exist in the world. The natural attraction of Kyrgyzstan is called the precious pearl of Asia. The reservoir is located in the north-eastern region of the republic, surrounded by the Kungei-Alatoo and Terskey Alatoo mountain ranges belonging to the Tien Shan. In terms of water purity, it ranks second after Lake Baikal. Issyk-Kul is a drainless and transparent brackish lake in the Issyk-Kul intermountain basin in the north of the Tien Shan in Kyrgyzstan. This day you will have a chance to discover panoramic views of the lake and take photos. During the tour you will explore the fascinating– Skazka (Fairy Tale) Canyon! You will explore this site near the village Tosor. Here you will have a chance to enjoy the views, we are sure. This day you will break at Bokonbaevo village. Today you will also get acquainted with the local eagle hunter and he will inform you about the traditional hunting. You will also have a chance to take photos with them! After that you will discover the vivid gorge of Jeti Oguz that is translated as Seven Bulls. Along the way you will observe the amazing Broken Heart Mountain. After that you will continue the tour to Karakol town. This night you will spend in the guesthouse.
Day 6: Karakol – Semenovskoye – Grigorievskoye – Issyk Kul
In the morning you will travel along the northern shore of vivid Issyk Kul Lake. This day you will see the fascinating Grigorievskoe and Semenovskoe gorges! You will explore that this two fabulous gorges are connected to the end and will enchant you with their natural scenery. You will definitely like the views of the canyon, where you can walk and take photos. You will discover the fabulous mountains will amaze and delight you. After that you will be able to see the pastures on which graze peacefully in the livestock and see the Yurt. This day you will have a chance to explore the amazing information and facts. This night you will rest in the resort on the shore of Issyk Kul Lake.
Day 7: Issyk Kul lake – Chon Kemin
In the morning you will transfer to the spectacular Chon Kemin village. During the tour you will have break at the fascinating stone garden where you will discover the ancient stone inscriptions found in the 800 B.C by shamans. Today you will also explore museum in Cholpon Ata. Today you will experience there a lot of interesting things as handicraft, music instruments and artifacts. Beig here you will discover the fascinating northern shore and discover the views of the central park and celestial mountains. During the tour, you will be able to explore that Chong Kemin Village is a beautiful park with magnificent scenery and views, charming forests and mighty mountains. Our clients will be able to explore the beautiful scenery of the mountains, enjoy nature and also see the natural charm. Today you can enjoy a 3-hour walk through the canyon and see many fascinating landscapes. You will rest the night in the home stay.
Day 8: Chon Kemin – Burana – Bishkek
In the morning you will travel to Bishkek. During the tour you will have stop over the ancient site Burana Tower. It was erected in the 11th century, by the Karakhanids. You will discover that it played an important role in the Great Silk Road and was both a hotel for merchants. In course of the tour you will explore the open-air museum of Balbals (stone sculptures) that are dedicated to the wars of soldiers who gave their lives. Upon arrival to the capital- Bishkek you will have a chance to visit Asian Bazaar! You will have a chance to stroll here, discover the colorful rows and buy souvenirs! This day you will also have a chance to bargain and take photos of bustling life! This night you will spend in the hotel.
Day 9: Bishkek – Airport
Morning transfer to airport.
02 pax – Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax – Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax – 980 $
04 pax – 670 $
06 pax – 535 $
08 pax – 465 $
10 pax – 425 $
Single – 115 $
Early check-in – 35 $
Single early check-in – 60 $
Half board – 115 $
Full board – 225 $
English speaking guide – 715 $ per group
Kyzyl Oi – Homestay
Son Kul – Yurts, (4 pax in 1)
Tash Rabat – Yurts, (4 pax in 1)
Kochkor – Homestay
Karakol – “Karagat” Hotel 4* or “Green Yard” Guesthouse
Issyk Kul – “Karven” Resort
Chon Kemin – Homestay
Bishkek – “Discovery” 3* or “Garden” 4*
- Museum admissions
- Provision of mineral water
- Horse riding in Son Kul & Chon Kemin
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide