A special child-friendly tour for the young travelers will be popular among our explorers and families with children. Interactive games with our guides, quizzes, and role-playing help our young guests to discover Kyrgyzstan and enjoy time in our country.
Itinerary: Bishkek – ChongKemin – Karakol – Barskoon – Bokonbaevo – Kyzyl-Tuu -Bishkek
Best Season: May – October
Highlights: Games, quiz, traditional crafts, yurt construction, active trekking, and horseback riding
Day 1: Bishkek
Arrival in Bishkek. Meet at the airports “Manas” and transfer to your hotel in Bishkek. Hotel check-in. Free time. Visit local workshop on arts for children. Dinner. Accommodation at the hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek-Chong-Kemin
Morning transfer to Chong-Kemin Valley, the territory of the National Park. On the way visit medieval Burana tower and the local museum. Lunch at the guesthouse with family. Afternoon time for playing national games with kids. Dinner. Accommodation at a local guesthouse.
Day 3: Chong-Kemin-Tamchy
Morning transfer to Tamchy village, located at the Northern shore of the Issyk-Kul Lake. Lunch at the guesthouse. The afternoon has a short master class on a traditional handicraft with a local artisan. Afternoon go for the lakeshore and have free time. Dinner and B&B stay at the guesthouse.
Day 4: Tamchy-Karakol
To reach Karakol will take 3 hours with the stop in Cholpon-Ata town. The famous resort area for the CIS countries is overcrowded in the summer season for beach and lazy tourists. But on the outskirts of the town, there is an open-air site of stone inscriptions – petroglyphs. Visit them and see the art of the Stone Age (800 BC to 1200 AD). Lunch at the local cafe. Further, drive to Karakol. Arrival and check in to the guesthouse. Have a walk-in Karakol visiting Muslim mosque and Holy-Trinity Church dates from the 19th century. Evening program for kids. Dinner and accommodation.
Day 5: Karakol-Barskoon
Karakol-Barskoon route takes about 3 hours driving. On the way visit Jety-Oguz gorge (Seven Bulls). Visit Barskoon waterfall. Picnic lunch. The afternoon has a cooking class for children with Ms. Asel. Dinner and overnight in a guesthouse.
Day 6: Barskoon-Bokonbaevo
Morning transfer to Bokonbaevo village, to the yurt camp on the lakeshore. Lunch in a yurt. Have a short trek or horseback riding on the outskirts of the village. Evening visit of Eagle hunter. Dinner and accommodation in a yurt.
Day 7: Bokonbaevo-Bishkek
Morning transfer to Kyzyl-Tuu village – the village of yurt makers. Building your yurt with masters. Lunch. Afternoon transfer to Bishkek. Farewell dinner. End of the 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.