Kyrgyzstan. Explore local life of people in 8 days.
My name is Aidana and I love Kyrgyzstan. I prepared such tour program in which you can see life of local people, enjoy kyrgyz food and spend good time in Kyrgyzstan. This Tour is for people who want to see real Kyrgyzstan and get a knowledge about how to cook kyrgyz food, tradition and culture. And also for people who realy enjoy with pure nature and flowers (for example in Son-Kul you can see Edelweiss)
Arrival day: Welcome to Bishkek
Day 1: Today is a day to develop Bishkek city and learn how to cook.
Early arrival to “Manas Airport”. Meet the group at “Manas” Airport. Transfer to hotel for rest. City tour of Bishkek. We will start our excursion from Frunze Statue and visit train station. As well as in our program one of main sightseeings as Ala-Too square, Panfilov Park and Victory square. Our last destination in Bishkek will be Osh bazar, where we buy products and drive to village to cook Kyrgyz meal in local house with local family.
Day 2: Bishkek- Chon-Kemin
Today you will visit one of famous sightseeing in Kyrgyzstan “Burana Tower”. Your morning will start from transfer to Burana Tower. After visiting Burana Tower we are going to Chon-Kemin. It is recommended to ride a horse and have a picnic there. (by your wish you can ride a horse and walk through mountain). (Should be paid supplementary) At the end of day debate club (depends on number of people in group).
Day 3: Chon-Kemin-Karakol
Our day will start from transfer to Karakol. En route we will stop to visit house of woman that make kyrgyz traditional carpet from felt for long period of time. She will share knowledge of making felt carpet and show master class to us.
Today we also we are going to visit Rukh -Ordo. One of best open-air cultural centre in Kyrgyzstan. Continue to drive to Karakol and visit Hippodrom en route. By arrival to Karakol take a rest and have a dinner in one of the most popular restaurant "Dastorkon", where you have a chance try ice-cream from mare's fermented milk.
Day 4 Karakol-Bokonbaevo (Full day of fascinating nature)
Today we are going to Bokonbaevo. En route we will visit Barskoon gorge and have a lovely picnic. After some time we are going to go to Bokonbaevo and have a chance to speak with eagle owner and take a photo with eagle.
Day 5 Bokonbaevo- Son-Kul lake (3016 m oversee level)
Today be ready to see yaks and fantastic Kyrgyz nature. You have a chance to see nomad life and overnight in yurt.
After breakfast we are going to Son-Kul. En route we will have short stop in Kochkor. Our destination is Son-Kul lake. After reaching Son-Kul walking time and having a rest in yurt. Talking club inside of yurt.
(Please take warm clothes, temperature of weather can change at night and can be -2 or -3 С.)
Day 6 Son-Kul lake
Whole day walking time. Open air breakfast. After breakfast show of making process of kaimak (soured cream). Be ready to see waterfall today and road that name is “44 Popugaya” that in translation means 44 Papagei. Having a picnic in nature and coming back to see kok bory game (should be paid supplementary) (kyrgyz traditional game).
Day 7 Son-Kul lake- Bishkek
After returning to Bishkek you will see big difference living in different regions and prepare your luggage to fly to home. At that day we will visit rot Front village in which there are living german people. After return to Bishkek last dinner with a kyrgyz dancing show(there will be also explanation of movement in a dance).
Day 8 Bishkek-Manas Airport
Saying good bye to local people that accompanied you. Transfer from hotel to Airport.
Price depends on number of people.
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.
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.