Almaty to Bishkek 8 days tour
-Minimum people: 2 /Price planned for 2 people/
-Solo would be possible /2300$ for Solo traveler/
This 8-day trip to the largest natural reserve in Kazakhstan –
The landscape diversity of the Charyn canyon determines the diversity of flora and fauna. Here grows more than 1500 plant species, 17 of which are listed in the Red Data Book of Kazakhstan and 62 species of mammals, 103 species of breeding birds, 25
You will find yourself high in the mountains, in the jumper, which connects the mountain ranges of the Zailiysky Alatau and Kungey-Alatau, between these overgrown slopes of the Kolsay gorge are hidden these natural treasures - wonderful lakes. Each of them has its own unique charm. Each in its own way beautiful. And we visit to Kyrgyzstan tour you will get to know the Kyrgyz culture and see the virgin beauty of our nature and visit eagle hunters family
- Big Almaty Lake
- Lake Kolsay, Lake Kaindy
- Visiting the 4 Canyons
- Karakol – Jety Oguz
-Cholpon Ata(Issyk Kol)
- Burana – Bishkek
Day 1 Departure from Almaty. The car will take you within the city
Day 2 Tour to Big Almaty Lake
Big Almaty Lake is a lake in a mountain region of Zailisky Alatau located on the altitude of 2511m, 15 km south from city center of Almaty.
Exciting and picturesque trip to Big Almaty lake, normally takes half a day. The 4x4 vehicle will take you to the view-point (slightly over the lake) from where you can enjoy magnificent view of Big Almaty Lake, you can take a walk there and have some photo-shots. Next you are going to meteorological laboratory located on 3200m altitude, where you can enjoy views of glacier also we to visit Kazakh eaglehunters family.
After breakfast we drive to Lake Kolsay1
Departure to the gesthouse or yurt than we walk around Lake Kolsay
we relax and swim and explore amazing mountainous area The water in the Kolsai lakes is extraordinary: the centuries-old Tien Shan spruces were reflected in the dark blue depths - and now the water is already emerald green - like a coniferous forest colored the lake in its colors! But the next moment a high blue sky peered into the lake - and the water immediately turned bright blue.Also, we see the mountains, in the bridge connecting Zailiisky Alatau and Kungei-Alatau ridges, between natural high spruce slopes of Kolsai gorge, these natural treasures are securely hidden - wonderful lakes. Overnight in Kolsay gest house
After breakfast we drive to 4 Canyons
Moving to the location in the region of 4 Canyons
Visit each canyon:
1 Canyon Temirlik
2 Canyon Yellow
3 Clay canyon
4 Charyn Canyon (VALLEY castles)
Lunch in one of the canyons
After lunch we drive to Kegen border.Cross borde to Kyrgyzstan
Karkara valley offroad drive with stops for amazing views,picnic.San tash kourgans .Drive 2 hours to Karakol town Dinner in Ethno restaurant with live folk music.Homestay ( toilet and shower inside of house) .
Day 5. Karakol – Jety Oguz
After breakfast, we´ll go to the Jety Oguz valley. Its name means “Seven bulls”. The name is symbolic, as there are seven huge red-brown rocks resembling ranked furious bulls standing together.
Especially romantic look has the rock "Broken Heart" located at the entrance to the gorge. Jety Oguz is also famous for the place named Kok-Jayyk, Valley of Flowers full of poppies in spring.
We visit to eaglehunters family. See the magnificent eagles and learn about eagle-hunting. Eagle-hunters typically use female birds because they are bigger, stronger, and more aggressive than their male counterparts. Hunters typically keep their birds for 10 years before releasing them back into the wild.
Overnight yurt or gest house in Jety Oguz
Day 6 Jety Oguz – Cholpon Ata(Issyk Kol)
Drive to north shore of the lake. Swimming in hot natural springs. Installation at hotel in
Cholpon Ata city. (Issyk Kol)
After lunch we visit to Barskoon Gorge and walk to its famous waterfall - “Tears of Snow Leopard”. On the road you pass Yuri Gagarin (USSR Cosmonaut) established here during USSR time as a symbol that he has been here, resting after his space expedition. Surrounding nature with the mountains and high spruces, as well as different plants will amaze with its beauty and serenity.
Day 7. Cholpon-Ata – Burana – Bishkek
Today we drive to Bishkek
On the road, we visit Burana Tower located about 80 km from the capital. The tower with funerary monuments, earthworks, remains of the castle and three mausoleums – that’s all what last out of the ancient Balasagyn town that was founded by Karakhanids at the end of the ninth century. Overnight in hotel Burana or Bishkek
Day 8 Bishkek to Almaty
Price total for both 2 persons is 2240$ (1120 $ per person means ) for 8 days/7 nights- all included
If you are more or less than 2 persons group ,price need to discuss
Included: Car, transfers, fuel, driver and guide,3 time meal ,accommodation
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.