Tour 1: Pearl of Central Asia
Duration: 5 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Burana - Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake - Karakol - Jeti Oguz - Bishkek.
This tour program "Pearl of Central Asia" includes visiting the capital city of Bishkek, ruins of ancient town Balasagyn on the Silk Road, unique temples in Karakol and ancient petroglyphs in Cholpon-Ata. This tour will give you a chance to enjoy beautiful horse ride in Chon Kemin gorge, visit red rocks of Jety Oguz and visit the eagle hunter in Bokonbaevo.
Day 1: Bishkek
Welcome to Kyrgyzstan, we are glad to meet you in Manas International Airport and drive to Bishkek. It is our capital and the center of burning life of the country which you will discover on the first day of your amazing tour. This day will belong to visiting of central bazaar of Asian culture, and such places as Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic. What are the benefits from such a day? It goes without saying that benefits are in great photos, boosting with energy and nevertheless opportunities to immerse in the life of the locals. At one go visitants can buy anything they want at the bazaar. After a long and full of emotions day they are driven to the hotel for spending night before the next even more interesting day.
Day 2: Bishkek - Burana - Chon Kemin
From Bishkek we are driving to Burana Tower and witness the site created in the 11th century, which suffered earthquake and various historical events. This site is included in most of the tours to Kyrgyzstan, as it is one of the most rare archeological monuments preserved on the territory of our country. It is peculiar for still being guarded by stone warriors - balbals. The daytrip continues with the route to Chon Kemin gorge. Its main peculiarity is in wild pastures, picturesque valleys and very interesting sites of the gorge. Here it is possible to communicate with horses, ride them. The nomads still living there will gladly tell you about these stunning animals, and the ways of how to communicate with them. Moreover, the same nomads will offer harborage to you going with tasting traditional dishes in their stays. They will tell best sites where to travel in Kyrgyzstan as well.
Day 3: Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore - Karakol
After communicating with hospitable people of Chon Kemin we offer to witness the north of the pearl of the country - Issyk Kul Lake, as it usually called the Pearl of Central Asia. It is remarkable in its very essence, never freezing lake even in the winter of 1600 m above sea level. Here you will be able to make a water tour. Then you start for Karakol town, the place of Dungan mosque and Orthodox Church. The first is peculiar for being created in the Chinese style, in the colors of this country and the second is known to be completely of wood. One of the restaurants will be visited for having dinner, and night will be in the hotel.
Day 4: Karakol - Jeti Oguz - Issyk Kul southern shore - Bishkek
This day guests will leave Karakol to travel to Jeti Oguz gorge. The gorge is known for being literally in the form of Seven Bulls, bearing legends of emergence. Guides will tell you all the legends, even of the Broken Heart Mountain as well. Then you tour continues in the Bokonbaevo village where you can watch eagle hunting, communicate with this celestial bird. Then you travel back to capital of Kyrgyzstan when after the night in Bishkek you will be driven to airport. This is how you finish your tour around the second largest lake in Central Asia.
Day 5: Flight
This morning there will be a way to airport and home departure. It is the end of your tour "pearl of Central Asia, hope you have great memories about it.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 610 $
04 pax - 395 $
06 pax - 315 $
08 pax - 270 $
10 pax - 245 $
Single - 70 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 60 $
All dinners - 60 $
All lunches and dinners - 120 $
English speaking guide - 315 $ per group
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
Chon Kemin - Homestay
Karakol - "Karagat" Hotel 4* or "Green Yard" Guesthouse
- Admissions to all of the museums of the country
- Horse riding in Chon Kemin
- Provision with mineral water as a tour is developing
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide