- Trip Includes
- Trip Excludes
- Dates & Rates
Day 1: BISHKEK
Arrival to the airport Manas and meeting Kyrgyz team. Transfer to Bishkek – the capital. Overnight in Bishkek. (You stated you would not need a transfer on arrival and you will make your own way to the hotel. In case you would need please let us know in advance).
(Early Check in:not included)
DAY 2: BISHKEK CITY TOUR
Start of the Bishkek city tour: Сentral Square Ala-Too, Monument of the National Hero Manas, Statue of Lenin, Old Square with Parliament House, Victory Square, Oak Park, Opera House, Philharmonic Theatre. Drive to nearby Burana Tower – middle age minaret, built in Balasagun town - the capital of Karakhanid State (IX-XI AD). Explore ruins of that important trading point at the Great Silk Road and visit a little local museum and a collection of Balbals, Turkic ancient stone sculptures. Overnight in Bishkek (B, L, D).
DAY 3: BISKEK-SKAZKA – KARAKOL (385 KM)
vAfter breakfast drive to Karakol – administrative center of Issyk-Kul region. The road goes along the south shore of the Issykul lake. Issykul is the second largest alpine lake in the world. Possible to see a yurt (ancient nomadic house) installation at the house of local family (extra pay). where the nomadic yurt installation will take place, showing the entire process engaging participants. On the way visit of the Skazka (Fairy Tale) Canyon with its colorful sandy formations. It provides one of the best views of the Issyk-Kul Lake. Drive to Karakol. Overnight in Karakol (B, L, D).
DAY 4: KARAKOL – DJETY OGUZ-KARAKOL (80 KM)
Breakfast at the hotel. Start of the Karakol sightseeing tour: Visit of the Dungan Mosque (XIX century), a unique building in Chinese style with no nails used. Also, visit of the wooden Russian Orthodox Church of The Holy Trinity built at the end of the XIX century. Walk around the central bazaar (market) to feel the real life of the city. Visit to the museum of a famous Russian explorer of XIX century N.M. Przhevalsky, who was the first European to explore and describe Central Asia as well as to draw the map of it. Next stop is Djety Oguz, a scenic mountain valley, which is famous for its red rocks called «Seven Bulls» and «Broken Heart». Upon arrival walk around the area and taking some pictures.Return to Krakol and rest. Overnight in Karakol (B, L, D).
DAY 5: KARAKOL – CHOLPON-ATA (150 KM)
Today there is a possibility to visit the largest animal market of the region opened only Sundays. Continue driving to Cholpon-Ata. Upon arrival visit of the open-air museum of prehistoric monumental structures (rock engravings, stone circles, tombs, the remains of a boundary stone wall,) and petroglyphs (V BC - VI AD) of Scythians and Hungsuns civilizations. Also visit to Historical Museum of the Issy-Kul region in Cholpon-Ata. Overnight in Cholpon-Ata (B, L, D).
DAY 6: CHOLPON-ATA – TAMCHY – CHON KEMIN-BURUNA-BISHKEK (320 KM)
After breakfast, drive to Bishkek. On the way visit of the Tamchy village, where local craftswomen can demonstrate traditional felt carpet making (extra pay). Continue drive to the Bishkek. Closed to Tokmak city before reach Bishkek visit to Burana Tower – middle age minaret, built in Balasagun town - the capital of Karakhanid State (IX-XI AD). Explore ruins of that important trading point at the Great Silk Road and visit a little local museum and a collection of Balbals, Turkic ancient stone sculptures. Arrival to Bishkek. Transfer to airport and end of the services.
All transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
5 nights hotel accommodation in hotels Daily breakfasts, lunch and dinner as indicated (B, L, D) in the itinerary.
Professional English-speaking guide throughout
Entrance fees to museums
All local taxes and service charges
Drinking Water provided during the tour
Transfer to airport on the 22nd of June
Meals not mentioned in the itinerary Extra drinks with meals
Tips for your tour guide and driver
Pre night Stay on 16th of June $ 135 room rate
Post night Stay on 21st of June $ 280 room rate
There are no medias on the gallery.
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Price per person indouble or twin $ 1555
Single supplement :$ 395