Trekking tour to Shamshy - Kol Tor Lake, 4 days / 3 nights
Trekking to Mountain Lake “Kol-Tor”, 4 days
Itinerary: Bishkek – Shamshy - Gorge – Tuyuk Kol-Tor lake – Kegety Gorge - Bishkek
Duration: 4 days / 3 nights
Best season: May – mid September
Description: An adventures trekking tour with tent camping trail through the hidden valley and open meadows in the foothills of Kyrgyz Range Mountains During this tour you will have possibility to ride a horse for few hours from Shamshy Gorge as an extra. For many years’ horses played a great role for nomads as a wing of nomads and shepherd’s people. You will meet local shepherds on the trail to see their local customs and traditions. Can enjoy unique, untouched nature, mountains, lake, Mountain Rivers, forests of fir-trees and etc.
Day 1 Bishkek – Shamshy
Breakfast. Transfer to Smashy Gorge (120 km, 2 hrs). On the way excursion to Burana Tower (X-XI cen). Lunch in Yurt Inn. Afternoon walking in the fir-tree forest and enjoy nature. Dinner and accommodation in Mountain Cottage
Day 2. Trekking
After breakfast start trekking towards Tuyik Kol-Tor mountain lake (2733 m) along Tuyuk river which forms Shamshy river. Trekking time: 5-6 hrs. Overnight stay in tent at the altitude of 2250 m. Tent
Day 3. Trekking
Hiking up to the Kol-Tor mountain lake (2733 m). Enjoy magnificent mountain lake view and nature. Trekking time: 5 hrs. Overnight in tent.
Day 4.Trekking – Bishkek
Breakfast. Trekking to Kegety Gorge (1350 m) along the Kol-Tor river. Arrival to Kegety Mountain Guest House. Further drive to Bishkek, 100 km, 1,5 hrs
Rate pp / USD - 4 days / 3 nights
1 persons - $480 per person/ per tour
2 persons - $290 per person / per tour
3 persons - $223 per person / per tour
4 persons - $193 per person / per tour
6 persons - $167 per person / per tour
8 persons - $152 per person / per tour
Program price includes:
- Bishkek – Shamshy Gorge
- Kegety Gorge – Bishkek
- - Shamshy Gorge: Yurt Inn on sharing basis or Mountain Cottage
- - Tents on double sharing basis during trek
3. 1 Horse for luggage and food (3 days, including return way)
4. Horsemen (3 days, including return way)
6. English speaking trekking guide from day 1 to day 4 including salary, meals and accommodation
7. Full board during trek from lunch on day 1 to lunch on day 4.
8. Kitchen and dining utensils
9. All local taxes ad entrance fees
1. Accommodation in Bishkek: 15 USD / night on BB in Family Home House
2. Carry mats, sleeping bag
3. 3 hours horse riding in Shamshy Gorge – 10 USD per horse
4. Alcohol beverage during tour
1. The offered program can be conducted from early June till early September
2. Cook is provided for group more than 4 persons. For the smaller group up to 3 persons are provided / prepared by horseman and guide
3. Meals in mountainous region are included because there is not any option to go out for meals
4. Weather in the mountain even in August is quite cold at night and it is highly recommended to have warm clothes and raincoat.
5. Hotel 3*, 4*,5* can be provided by special rates by request.
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.