Season: May through November.
Day 1: Arrival to Bishkek. Accommodation in the hostel/guesthouse. Lunch. Bishkek city tour. Dinner. Overnight.
Day 2: Bishkek –drive through Boom valley– Petroglyphs in Cholpon Ata – Lunch – yurt camp in Korumdu, a remote village in Issyk Kul, the second highest mountainous lake in the world. Dinner. Overnight.
Day 3: Korumdu – Semenovskoe gorge – Karakol – lunch - pravoslavik church, dungan mosque. Jeti Oguz. Dinner. Overnight in Karakol hostel/guesthouse.
Day 4: Transfer to Aksu where the 4-5 hour trek to Altyn Arashan starts. Hot springs. Overnight in a guesthouse.
Day 5: Hike back to Aksu – Lunch. Then transfer to Tamga. Dinner. Overnight in a guesthouse.
Day 6: Fairytale canyon – arrival to Karal Dobo village in Chon Kemin. Horseriding in the park is available for extra fee* Lunch. Dinner. Overnight in a homestay.
Day 7: Chon Kemin - Burana tower, one of the UNESCO world heritage sites – Lunch. Farewell Dinner. Accomodation in a hostel/guesthouse.
Day 8: Airport drop off
Included: driver with transportation, tour guide, all meals and lodging according to the program, entrance tickets, still water.
Not included: horseriding, any beverages other than water; flight tickets, travel insurance, cancellation insurance, visa, visa support.
Accomodation is either in a hostel/homestay/guesthouse.
What to bring:
Good walking shoes, warm clothes, sunscreen, hat/cap, towel, swimwear.
Price for a group of 6 ppl: $430 pp per tour
For a group of 5 ppl: $480 pp per tour
For a group of 4 ppl: $520 pp per tour
For a group of 3 ppl: $590 pp per tour
For a group of 2 ppl: $800 pp per tour
For individual tour: $1260 pp per tour
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.