Drive to Jeti-Oguz gorge from Karakol ~50min (35km). The trek will start at the Broken Heart, you will hike half ways to Telety Pass ~4-5 hours (10km). Overnight in the tent (Elevation: 2843m).
Leaving the campsite you will summit Telety pass (3820m) to Karakol Valley (Karakol National Park) and ascend to Sirota EcoTrek campsite ~7-8 hours (17km). You will be walking alongside the river for ~1 hour and then you will cross a bridge with a cable and trek up the valley to the campsite. The cost to enter the park is 250 SOM per person and 150 SOM per tent. Overnight in the tent (Elevation: 2700m).
Leaving the campsite you will summit Alakul Lake (3600m) in ~2-3 hours (4km). Enjoy a short hike around the lake and beware at night the temperatures fall below 0 C. Overnight in the tent (Elevation: 3500m).
Leaving the campsite you will summit Alakul pass (3860m) ~2 hours. Then you will descend to Keldiki gorge where you will find the Altyn Arashan Yurt camp/Accommodation ~4-5 hours (15km). Be aware that the Alakul pass is very steep with many loose rocks and can be dangerous. At Altyn Arashan, Yurts/Accommodations and food are provided (Elevation: 2500m).
Leaving the campsite Altyn –Arashan hike down to Aksu Village ~3-4 hours (16km). Once you’re in Aksu hire a vehicle to Karakol ~30min (18km).
- Transportation to starting point end ending point
- 3 times fresh food during the trek
- Tents, sleeping bags, mat, kitchen gear
- Lunch boxes to eat during the trek
- Hot spring bath
- English speaking guide
- 1 night in hot springs Altyn Arashan(yurt or mountain hut)
- Karakol park fee