Horse riding 04

Kyrgyzstan horse ridingTour 04

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 8 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Tamga -  pass Karatakia -  gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek  

Horse riding is very popular among tourists. There are a lot of wonderful and remarkable places in Kyrgyzstan you will visit during this horseback riding tour. You will enjoy the amazing landscapes and will get a great collection of excellent memories. 

Tour summary: 

Day 1: Bishkek - Tamga
After your guide greets you at Manas Airport you will be transferred to Bishkek City (30 min. drive).  There you will have breakfast and start transfer (380 km) to the pearl of Central Asia - Issyk Kul Lake (1608m.above sea level) which is second highest alpine lake in the world. At the road, we will have a lunch and visit to the Burana Tower (an ancient minaret 11 century) and "Cemetery of Balbans" - museum of stone warriors.Your dinner and overnight is in the Tamga Guesthouse.  

Day 2: Tamga - pass Karatakia - gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu
After early breakfast that is served at 8 o'clock we start to ride along Karatakia gorge. At the end of the gorge there is  gorgeous Karatakia pass. You will have a picnic at the saddle of the pass and we will move down to the Kitchi Kyzyl Suu valley (6h). Dinner is served at 7 p.m. Night in tents.  

Day 3: Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - gorge Jukutchak
The day starts with breakfast and then you saddle your horse and start to rise over Kashka-Tor pass (3937m above sea level). After crossing the pass we will have lunch and continue our journey through the unique cave in red rocks called "500 rams".  We will stop for the halt at the sparkling mountain waterfall and there also you can visit hot springs (40 degrees Celsius). Afterwards, we move down to Jukutchak valley. Dinner is served at 8 p.m. Night in tents.  

Day 4: Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu
After breakfast we start riding toward the pass Ashu-Tor (3636m above sea level), on the way you will see shining waterfall and also you can have the bath with mineral water. After lunch that you will have at the waterfall you will keep riding down to the gorge of Ashu-Kashka Suu (6h). Your dinner will be served at 8 p.m. Night in tents.  

Day 5: Ashu-Kashka Suu Gorge - Kashka-Suu Lake
Entire morning, after breakfast is dedicated to the ascent to pass Kashka-Suu (3891m.) and your lunch will be organized on the way. After you cross the pass you keep move about 6 hours toward the Kashka-Suu Lake (3800 meters above sea level). Dinner is served at 7p.m. Night in tents at the shore of the beautiful lake.  

Day 6: Lake Kashka-Suu - Chokoli Lakes (3006m)
Breakfast will be served at 8 o'clock. Today we will travel by the lands of ibexes and unique Marco Polo sheep to the celestial Chokoli Lakes. The halt for lunch will be organized at the shore of one of the lakes. Dinner and overnight in tents near the lake. 

Day 7: Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek (by car)
After nice long sleep you pack your backpacks and belongings and we departure in the direction of Bishkek city. Lunch will be organized on the way. You will arrive to Bishkek and before you will have a farewell dinner in a restaurant you will be accommodated in a Hotel ****. 

Day 8: Flight home
Guide will meet you at the Hotel on time arranged according to your flight details and will attend you to Manas International Airport.