Horse Riding on Celestial Mountains, Issykkul lake - 7 days

Horse Riding in Celestial Mountains 04/7days

Description: This program for the lovers to travel on horses and spend the time in nature savage. All the days accompanied by our team.

A lot of secrets of Tian Shan are waiting for you and during this horse trip you can explore it. Every day we meet unforgettable adventure on our horses. Celestial mountains with their animals and nomads will accompany us every day. On your way you will spend overnights in tents or in the yurts.

Places to visit: The mountain lake Issykkul, Chokulu, Jashul Kol, mountains Tian Shan, Terskey Alatoo, Ara Bel valley at 3'100m altitude, Juuku valley, Chon Kyzyl Suu valley, Jety Oguz valley, Saruu village, Barskoon village, route of Kumtor gold mine.

Itinerary program

1-day: Karakol > Barskoon pass > Chokolu Lakes

Today we will drive 2 hours to Barskoon gorge where we will start our horse riding part of the tour. The length of this gorge is more than 30 km. Arrival to the Barskoon valley, on the way you will see a very beautiful waterfall. Picnic. Our horse riding starts from the mountain pass Barskoon, 3'736 meters high and we have fantastic panorama view from this pass. Today horse riding on the high mountains of Syrt Arabel,a lot of small mountain lakes.

Horse riding time: 4h. Overnight in the tents

2-day: Chokolu Lakes > Jashil Kol Lake > Dzhukuu gorge

Start early morning. We go to over the Dzhukuu pass (3'512 m). On the top of the pass we will stop for a while to enjoy the amazing views and for the picnic. We will cross Jashil Kol Lake. We will meet real nomads! Nomads still live in their felt houses yurts. Installation of the camp.

Horse riding time: 6-7h. Overnight in the tents

3-day: Dzhukuu gorge > Ashu Kashka Suu gorge

Horse riding from Dzhukuu valley to Ashu Kashka Suu gorge. Our horse riding takes a lot of photographs on beautiful place on the way. Installation of camp

Horse riding time: 5-6h. Overnight in the tents

4-day: Ashu Kashka Suu > Jukuchak gorge

Depart early morning from Ashu kashka Suu valley. Today a lot of unforgettable views on the way. All nomads are very hospitable. We can entre inside their yurts to drink tea or kymyz. At the end of the day we come to the place where we can swim in natural hot springs. There are several small rooms with healthy water. People come to this place to improve their health. Installation of camp.

Horse riding time: 5-6h. Overnight in the tents

5-day: Dzhukuchak gorge > Kichi Kyzyl Suu

After nice breakfast. We start our horse riding by Orto Bulak pass. Mountain pass is 2'543 meters above the sea level. We go to the Kichi Kyzyl Suu gorge. Arrival to the valley of forest, installation of camp. Making fire.

Horse riding time: 5-6h. Overnight in the tents

6-day: Kichi Kyzyl Suu > Chon Kyzyl Suu, Jili Suu

Start horse riding to Chon Kyzyl Suu gorge. The gorge is very popular with her nomads and a fast mountain river. You will see some families with their cattle and yurts. In the evening we come to natural hot springs Jili Suu with a small pool of hot water. Installation of camp there. We take a bath for a better health and to relax after the horse riding days.

Horse riding time: 5-6h. Overnight in the tents

7-day: Chon Kyzyl Suu gorge > Jeti Oguz

Start to continue our amazing celestial horse riding to famous Jeti Oguz gorge. We cross the At Jayloo 2'751 m pass to join Jety Oguz gorge. It is one of the most beautiful gorges in Kyrgyzstan. From this mountain pass we can see unforgettable views and much possibility to make a lot of photos there. And we can see panorama views of Issyk Kul Lake! On the pasture of Kok Jayuk we meet our driver. Our Horse Rider Team go to home. End of our service.

Duration: 7 days

Season: from May to end of September

Recommended list of personal items: warm clothes, a coat, tracking-boots, sleeping bag, mat, rucksack, flash light, your own First Aid Kit and sunglasses

Price per person

2-3pax – 560 USD/per person

4-5pax – 420 USD/per person

6-7pax – 380 USD/per person

8-9pax – 360 USD/per person

10pax – 340USD/per person

Price includes:

Horse guides

Rent of horses

Full board (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snacks)

Equipment of the camp

Transport from Karakol

Included services:
Beverages (non-alcoholic)
Car (with driver)
Fuel, Petrol
Bus/train tickets
Domestic flight tickets
Entrance fees (i.e. parks, events)
Accommodation (Homestay)
Accommodation (Hotel)
Transport: Horse/Camel
Payment Method

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.