Day 1: Bishkek - Ala Archa - Bishkek
You will be greeted and taken to Bishkek from Manas International Airport. It will take 30 minutes to complete the journey. The day begins with a guided tour of Bishkek. The schedule includes activities in Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, Old Square, the National Philharmonic, and others. We'll head to Ala Archa Gorge in the afternoon. After all, this is a National Park. Only VIPs were allowed to come during the Soviet regime. The Ala Archa Gorge is a branch of the Tien Shan Mountain range. The distance between Bishkek and the hotel is 45 kilometers. A short climb may be completed to provide a panoramic perspective of the gorge. Make your way to Bishkek. You will have a dinner and night at the hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek - Burana - Issyk Kul southern shore - Bokonbaevo
You'll go on a tour to Issyk Kul Lake in the morning. "Central Asia's treasure," as the lake is renowned. Hiking up to the lake allows you to see the neighboring mountains in the backdrop. The Burana Tower (an 11th-century minaret) and the Balbals open-air museum can be seen along the way (stone warriors). After a customary meal, we continue our journey to the lake. We'll take a break in Bokonbaevo village and meet with a local eagle hunter. He hunts hares and foxes with eagles. It is a classic nomad hunting method. Dinner and night at the guesthouse.
Day 3: Bokonbaevo - Fairy Tale - Barskaun, snowmobiles
Today you'll go to Skazka Canyon, commonly known as Fairy Tale Canyon. This magnificent location lies on the southern shore of Lake Issyk-Kul. The red sand dunes in this beautiful setting take on a variety of attractive shapes. A trip through this canyon while sitting on the Issyk-Kul provides not only stunning beauty but also a sense of oneness with nature. You proceed with caution to prevent ruining the Creator's effort. We'll drive to Barskaun after the hike. After lunch, you'll have a few hours to practice riding snowmobiles around the area. Night at the guesthouse.
Day 4: Barskaun, snowmobiles
We'll be passing through a gorge and across ice lakes while surrounded by snow-capped peaks and even wild mountain goats. Because it is so far from civilization, there are numerous wild creatures in the area. For the next few days, you'll be alone in nature! There are no other hotels or tourists in the region! All you have are the beautiful Kyrgyz Mountains! For lunch, you'll enjoy a picnic. You may spend the full day snowmobiling in the most beautiful regions. The night and dinner will be at the guesthouse.
Day 5: Barskaun, snowmobiles
Today, we'll continue our journey through some of the most breathtaking scenery on the planet. The breathtaking grandeur of the mountains and snow will take your breath away. Today's goal is to reach the base of a big glacier! This is a scenario you'll like seeing! For lunch, you'll pack a picnic. Make the most of your spare time in Kyrgyzstan by going on some of the greatest excursions! Dinner and night at the guesthouse.
Day 6: Barskaun, snowmobiles
We'll continue to ride our snowmobiles! Because we are at such a high altitude, we have plenty of room! Today's journey will take you via little gorges and enormous alpine valleys! It's the perfect opportunity to get some exercise while also disconnecting from the rest of the world! You and the natural world are all there is! Nothing but fantastic sensations and emotions! Kyrgyzstan is a nation that will sweep you off your feet! These are some of the most beautiful places to go snowmobiling! Night at the guesthouse.
Day 7: Barskaun - Issyk Kul southern shore - Jeti Oguz - Karakol
We're on our way to Jeti Oguz Gorge or Seven Bulls. They are sandstone formations that are reddish-brown in color. Also, you will see Broken Heart Mountain. You can climb a mountain to get a 360-degree view of the canyon, with lots of photo possibilities (20 minutes). We continue on our journey to Karakol. The Dungan Mosque will be your final destination. One of its most distinguishing features is that it was built entirely in the Chinese manner, with no metal nails. Following that, you'll see an ancient wooden Orthodox Church. Night at the guesthouse.
Day 8: Karakol - Issyk Kul northern shore - Bishkek
You'll will go to Bishkek today. This time, we'll drive along the northern shore of Issyk Kul Lake. This is a unique opportunity to see the entire lake from above. In Cholpon Ata town, Rukh Ordo is a unique cultural and spiritual compound of culture and tolerance of religious diversity. Its location, directly on the shore of the lake, brilliantly depicts the lake's allure and grandeur. We're going to take a quick pause to show you some ancient stone inscriptions (dating back to 800 B.C.). Over 2 000 years ago, shamans carved these petroglyphs. This location provides a panoramic view of Issyk Kul Lake and gives the sensation of being in the middle of nowhere. Dinner will be at 7 p.m. Night at the hotel.
Day 9: Flight
In the morning is transfer to airport.
07 pax - 2 330 $ per person
08 pax - 2 250 $ per person
Single - 80 $
Bishkek - "Plaza" Hotel 4*
Chon Kemin - "Emily" Guesthouse
Barskaun - mountain mini guesthouse
Karakol - "Green Yard" Boutique hotel
- Mineral water
- Entrances to museums
- English speaking guide
- Snowmobile costumes and helmets
- 2 snowmobile guides (forward and below the group)
- Transport: 1 minibus for airport transfer and city tour + 2 cars 4X4 for Day 2 to Day 8
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- Deposit for snowmobile - 800 $ (if no damages we give it all back)