Kyrgyzstan and hiking
Kyrgyzstan tour: Trekking 2003
Tour type: Trekking Tour
Tour: 10 days
Day 1: Arrive at the airport "Manas" and transfer to Bishkek. After placement of the hotel you will have to strengthen the morning and rest. After lunch will tour. After this tour will be in National Nature Park Ala-Arche (2200 m), 45 km from the capital.
Day 2: At 07:00 the morning. We will be trekking in the countryside and the village of Ak-Tam Kochkorka. During the trip you will visit the architectural complex "Burana Tower" (XI). The next stop will be in Kochkorka village. At this point, you will feel the show and purchase unique crafts handmade Kyrgyz craftsmen. After lunch, arrive in the village of Ak-Tam. Dinner and overnight is in a unique nomadic home.
Day 3: After breakfast, you will have a trekking tour in Eki-Nary RIVES village at the confluence of the Great (Big) and Maly (Small) Nary. During our trekking tour you will visit the reserve, where you can feed the deer. At this point you start your trekking to light.
Dinner and overnight is in tents in Oruk-Ibid.
Day 4: At 07:00 the morning. You will have a trekking tour in the small river (small) Nary Archaly village. This road passes through alpine meadows, spruce forests, where you can relax and enjoy nature. Dinner and overnight is in tents.
Day 5: In the morning you have breakfast. You will start trekking tours in Dzhyluu-Suu, where you can bathe in thermal springs. The country will be in camp for two nights.
Day 6: Today you will be trekking tour Teshik-Kol lake, where you can and then you fishing trekking trekking back to camp. Dinner and overnight is in tents.
Day 7: In the morning you have breakfast. After breakfast will be trekking across a mountain pass Tone (4023 m). Place will be a camp for the night.
Day 8: At 07:00 the morning. You do trekking tour to the village of origin Tort-Kul, where tours end up riding. Where to stay in the tent village. Then you can swim in one of the most beautiful lakes in the world.
Day 9: At 07:00 the morning. We trekking in Bishkek. Dinner and overnight is at the hotel.
Day 10: We meet at the hotel and picked up at the airport.
Cape Light (Ak-Bulun). Kurmenty village, Issyk-Kul. This area is known for more than 16 centuries as the burial place of St. Matthew. Presumably under the waters of the Gulf is the tenth century Nestorian monastery. On the Catalan map of the world, dating from 1375 on the north shore of Lake Issyk-Kul shows a building with a cross, and beside the inscription: "A place called Issyk-Kul. At this point, the brothers of the Armenian monastery, where resides the body of St. Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist. " PPSemenov - Tang Shan, who has studied the Catalan map, believed that the monastery was in the Bay Kurmenty - between the villages of the Cape Light and Tup.
In 1888 by order of Russian Tsar Alexander III in its place was built a monastery, which was destroyed in 1916 during the uprising.
Now, the monastery is located Selhoztehnikum and a children's home "Meerim Bulagy."Preserved monastic mill and the building of the abbey church, which are used for civilian purposes.