Wildlife tour 3
Wildlife tour 3
Time: 7 days
Highpoints: Bishkek - Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul - Semenovskoe - Karakol - Jeti Oguz - Barskoon - Fairy Tale gorge - Kyzyl Tuu - Kochkor - Son Kul - Suusamir - Bishkek
Day 1: Bishkek - Burana - Chon Kemin
On arrival at Manas International Airport you will be met by the diver. He will accompany you to the capital of Kyrgyzstan - Bishkek. In Wildlife tour 3 you will learn a lot about culture and lifestyle of local people. Today's tour is dedicated to the city tour where you will visit the Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, Old Square, National Philharmonic and other interesting places. After that we will travel to Chon Kemin gorge and see beautiful paved roads. On the way you will visit the famous Burana Tower which was built in the 11th century. There is also an open air museum of Balbals or stone warriors. After pleasant day you will have the night in a homestay.
Day 2: Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore - Semenovskoe - Karakol - Jeti Oguz
We are glad to present the next day of a tour visiting Issyk Kul Lake. This lake is considered to be the second largest alpine lake in the world of 1608 m above sea level. Being there you will have the chance to swim as well as enjoy on sandy beaches. Also you will find ancient stone inscriptions which were found 2000 years ago by shamans. Over the time we will visit wonderful Semenovskoye gorges. You will be impressed by stunning park of the pristine nature. You will find snowy tops of peaks. After that we will drive to Karakol city and visit the Dungan mosque and Orthodox Church. We have no doubt you will be impressed by these beautiful places in tours. After that we will drive to Jeti Oguz gorge or Seven Bulls where we can see seven red rocks formations which are situated in a row. Also there is the Broken Heart Mountain. In the course of tours you will a lot of panoramic views of the gorge. Today you will spend comfortable night in nomadic dwellings - yurts.
Day 3: Jeti Oguz - Issyk Kul southern shore - Barskoon - Fairy Tale gorge - Kochkor
In Wildlife tour 3 you will learn a lot about culture and lifestyle of local people. The tour will start by travelling to Kochkor village. You will pass by the southern shore of Issyk Kul Lake and see wonderful sites and highlights. After that you will visit Barskoon gorge and see the monument to Yuri Gagarin. There are also magical waterfalls. Then we will see the famous Skazka (Fairy Tale) and take vibrant photos of red sandy rocks. We always have interesting trips for you to explore God's gifts. There are places you will not see anywhere else except in Kyrgyzstan. The night will be spent in the homestay.
Day 4: Kochkor - Son Kul
In the morning you will have the chance to see how Kyrgyz felt carpets are made. You will get master class of making carpets and even create your own according to your taste. After that we will drive to the famous and highest alpine lake in Kyrgyzstan - Son Kul lake. This stunning lake is situated at an altitude of 3013 meters above sea level. In addition you will meet with local families who will welcome you and suggest tasting nomadic food. You can see wild animals as fox, hares, yaks and other inhabitants of mountains. Today you will spend the night in yurts.
Day 5: Son Kul Lake
All along this tour you will touch a wildlife and communicate with locals. The day will start by meeting with Kyrgyz nomads. You will learn more about their culture and traditions. It is a great chance to taste nomadic food and tea. Kyrgyz people are famous for hospitality. We are sure you will be impressed. They usually say: "Every guest is the God's gift". You can also have a short hiking trip and explore outstanding nature. After long and productive day you will spend the night in yurts and experience nomadic way of life.
Day 6: Son Kul - Suusamir - Bishkek
Today we will drive to the capital of Kyrgyzstan - Bishkek city. The route will be adventurous! You will drive along mountains paved roads and see one of the most beautiful panoramic views of Ashuu pass. It is more than 3000 meters high. This road is considered to be one of the most beautiful in Kyrgyzstan. For sure you will take a lot interesting photos and enjoy wonderful background of the virgin nature. We hope your tours will be memorable. The night will be in the hotel.
Day 7: Bishkek - Airport
Morning transfer to airport.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Chon Kemin - Homestay
Jeti Oguz - Yurts (4 pax in 1)
Kochkor - Homestay
Son Kul - Yurts (4 pax in 1)
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
- Museum admissions
- Provision of mineral water
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide