At Bashy Tour

(Song-Kul, Chatyr-Kol, Tash-Rabat, Burana, Shar waterfall)

 

Day 1: Bishkek –arrival

Arrival to Bishkek early in the morning, transfer to the Flow Hostel Bishkek. Rest.

At 12:00 sightseeing tour: visit Kyrgyz National Philharmoniс, Statue of Manas, Oak Park, Ala-Too Square, Victory Square, Museum of Fine Arts and Osh market. Overnight at the hostel.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 2: Bishkek – Burana – Song-Kul (350km)

Breakfast. start the trip from Bishkek. First, stop at Burana Tower, which is. After visit Burana tower,

In the morning at 09:00, meet a guide and driver and depart to Song-Kul Lake. Along the way visit the Burana Tower, a small nearby Museum and open air Balbals (stone figures) which is left from ancient city Balasagun (11-13th centuries). Visitors can climb to the top of the Minaret and enjoy the beautiful view of the valley. Stop in Kochkor village to have lunch. Upon arrival to Song-Kol, overnight stay at a yurt camp.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day:3 Song – Kul

Full-day free at Song-Kul Lake. Song-Kul is one of the highest lakes in Kyrgyzstan (2030 m above sea level). It’s a place where you can experience a nomadic life. This is a remote mountain lake situated on a treeless, high mountain plateau ( 3016 m ) where shepherds bring the livestock in the summertime, establish a camp where they will live – setting up their yurts. In this magnificent place you can see hundreds of herds and a lot of different yurts.

Overnight stay at the yurt camp.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day:4 Song-Kul – Kyzyl Tuu (210km)

Breakfast. On the way, we will stop Naryn to have a lunch. Arrive to the village Kyzyl-Tuu which is remote village in Kyrgyzstan where we will experience Kyrgyz local culture and tour to village. (local medical center, school, governmental building etc). Overnight at the guesthouse. By evening you will experience Kyrgyz banya (sauna).

You will get a chance to be part of Kuimak Show which is traditional food show.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day:5 Kyzyl-Tuu – Shyrykty (30km)

After breakfast Kyzyl-Tuu village, leaving for horse riding to Shyrykty. Our guide will help you how to adopt for horse riding, if you have no experience. First night in a house in Shyrykty gorge. Overnight in the tent.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

 

 

 

Day:6 Shyrykty – Chatyr Kul (Ak-Sai) (30km)

On day six we will reach, Chatyr-Kul, which is a lake, located in Naryn region of Kyrgyz Republic at the altitude of 3,530 m. It is the third largest lake in the country with the area of 75 square km and its name is translated from Kyrgyz as a 'sky lake'

The water in Chatyr Kul is purely clean and almost fresh. There is no fish, but this place where the birds from Altay, Siberia and Kazakhstan hibernate. Being among glaciers, it is a natural habitat for various species including snow leopards, a national symbol of Kyrgyz Republic. Overnight in the tent.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 7: Chatyr Kul – Tash – Rabat (30km)

From Chatyr-Kol lake to Tashrabat caravanserai we will cross Tashrabat pass 3964 m. Arrival to Tashrabat, familiarizing with historical building. Dinner. Overnight in the yurt camp.

Tash-Rabat is a well preserved 15th century stone caravanserai in At Bashy district located at the altitude of 3200 metres. The structure consists of 31 rooms including cavities in the central hall.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 8: Tash-Rabat – Koshoi Korgon - Acha Kayindy (100km)

After having, good relaxing time and breakfast we will depart to Koshoi Korgon. Koshoi-Korgon is an ancient settlement, which is 12 km away from At-Bashi village. This unique historical monument is related to the period between VII and X centuries and used to be a Turkic fortress.

Than we arrive to Acha – Kayindy, which is small village in At-Bashy region. There Kyrgyz Traditional Shyrdak show will be on list. Overnight in the guesthouse.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 9: Visit The largest waterfall in Central Asia, Shar, in At Bashy. (30km)

The Shaar Waterfall is the highest in Central Asia.  It’s a great place for horseback riding and the views change throughout the horseback riding trip.  The mountain range of At-Bashy is really quite amazing and worth the trip from Naryn City.  The trek starts at the southerly edge of the village of Acha Kayindy where we will ride by horse. Overnight is same guesthouse in Acha Kayindy.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Day 10: Acha-Kayindy – Bishkek (360)

Buy souvenirs and depart to back home!

 Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Number of days: 10
Covered regions:
Bishkek City
Batken
Chuy
Jalal-Abad
Naryn
Osh
Talas
Issyk-kul
Osh City
Included services:
Guide
Breakfast
Lunch
Dinner
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
Not included: International air tickets , Repatriation assistance insurance, Alcoholic beverages and non-meal, Medication, Tips , The Kyrgyz visa (free since 2012), Camping and sleeping equipment (duvets, mattresses etc.)
What to bring: Down jacket, warm sweater, warm sleeping bag, rain gear (waterproof trousers should have an opening on the outside at the bottom of the leg in order to put on and take off without removing your trekking boots), 2-3 pairs of warm socks, waterproof trekking boots, gloves, sunglasses, sun cream with high UV-protection, lip balm with UV-protection, torch, personal medicine, riding chaps, Micropure (or any other water purification)
Transport: Minivan
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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.