Horseback Riding Tour around 7 lakes of Sary Chelek, 8 Days

Tour around Unexplored lands of Kyrgyzstan

The route is laid on three giant gorges, pass through four mountain ridges of the Western Tien Shan. This snow-capped peaks, majestic cliffs, charming alpine meadows of different colors, the sound of waterfalls, blue crystal alpine lakes and fragrant healing mountain air, the ability to see the mountain ibex, deer and other animals inhabiting protected areas. 

Day1 - Meeting and transfer to South part of Kyrgyzstan through beautiful valley Suusamyr and Too Ashuu pass(Toktogul). 

Day2 - Drive to western Kyrgyzstan Sary- Chelek around Toktogul water reserviour and along the Naryn river. arrive in Kyzyl Tuu village afternoon and installation in local homestay. 

Day3 - transfer by car to the place where we start Horseback riding: to the pass Kyz-Korgon (2200m.above see level), Which translates as Maiden Castle, through relict walnut-fruit forests. Stunning panoramic views. Halt. Dinner.

Descent along the creek to the river Arstanbuka Baltyrkan and upriver. Dinner and overnight at the huntsman cordon.

Day 4

Breakfast. Riding the horses along the river to the pass Kuldanbes. (3000m.). Here you can enjoy the beauty of the majestic cliffs, dense conifer forests and blue mountain streams. The descent through the gorge Ak-Dongoch the cordon huntsman, located on the north shore of Lake Sary-Chelek. Introduction to the northern shore of the landscape. Dinner and overnight.

Day 5

Breakfast and riding along the river Sary-Chelek to Makmal pass. (3100m). The trail goes through untouched reserved places where the high grass, beautiful waterfalls and the eternal glaciers. It can be seen leaving the mountains above a group of mountain goats, marmots or frightened eagle soaring in the sky. On pass a magnificent view of the entire Chatkal ridge, forming the middle part of the Western Tien Shan.

The descent through the gorge Kyzyl-Suu (Red Water) Lake Kara-Kamysh. Overnight on the shore of lake Kara Kamysh. Here you can find all the delights of the local jailoo (Pasture, nomads) communicate with local farmers, aromatic taste mare's milk and mountain honey.

Day 6

Breakfast in the tent of a nomads. Getting to the manufacture of dairy foods in the mountains. riding to the pass Kotormo. (2250m.) There is clearly visible area of Sary-Chelek Reserve. 5 of 7 Lakes.  The descent to the lake Iyri Kol (Crooked Lake). The lake amazingly beautiful, 3-largest of lakes. Low coast is very suitable for day recreation. Great beach for swimming. After a good holiday trip to the southern shore of Lake Sary-Chelek. It will take 2 hours of time. Upon returning dinner and overnight on the shore. 

Day 7

Ride the horses back to Arkyt village. Which is last and located in walnut forest. From the your driver will wait for you to pick up to local guest house.

Day 8  Drive to Osh.

On the way visit Uzbek village Wall nut forest Arslanbob. Hiking to waterfall and continue driving to Osh. Visit sacred mountain Sulaiman Too from over 3000 years old. And view of osh city from top of mountain. 

Day 9 Transfer to airport end of service.

Included services:
Accommodation (Hotel/Guesthouse)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Entrance tickets (e.g. museums, parks etc.)
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/Train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Transport: Minivan
Payment Method

For a confirmed booking, a deposit of (10%) is required. Deposit is paid by credit card (secure payment via Stripe, no credit card fees). The remaining balance can be paid in cash upon start of the trip - unless Host & Traveler agree on different payment methods.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations can be made free of charge up to 30 days prior to the beginning of the booked service. The deposit (10%) is only refundable if the booking is canceled at least 30 days in advance.