Horseback expedition to Son Kul and Issykkul lakes

D1.17/06. Bishkek – Kyzyl Oy village: Meeting at your hotel in Bishkek 9:00 morning with a local guide and Start to drive to south Kyrgyzstan on Silk Rout reaching to Osh city. Stop on the top of the pass Too Ashuu at 3500m alt. Fantastic view to the famous valley Suusamyr. Arrival to Kyzyl Oy village and installation at local guest house. Walking to panorama.

220km. Guest house. B/L/D.

 

D2.18/06. Kilemche pastures – on horseback: Morning we will drive to Jumgal region. Dry landscape with colorful canyons on the way. Will drop off us to the pass of Kyz Art. Than start to riding on steppe mountains. Crossing the small pass at 3200m alt. and picnic on the top of the pass. Beautiful landscape with animals of the nomads and yourts. Arrival to Kilemche mountains and installation at yourt camp. Dinner with locals.

150km. 4h on horseback. B/L/D

 

D3.19/06. Son Kul lake at 3016m alt. – on horseback: Start to ride morning. We will attaque the pass Tuz Ashuu at 3420m alt. Panoramic views to the lake Son Kul. The second biggest lake in Kyrgyzstan and paradise for the nomads. Than easy ride to down. Arrival to the yourt camp. Dinner and night in the yourts.

5h riding. Overnight in the yourts. B/L/D

 

D4.20/06. Issuk Kul lake at 1600m alt.: Drive to north Kyrgyzstan, to Issykkul lake, the biggest lake in central Asia. Crossing the pass Kalmak Ashuu at 3410m alt. Drive by wild south shore. Exploring day to south part of the lake Issykkul. Walking in the red canyons “Fairytale”. Walking to water fall in Barskoon valley. Picnic on the nature. Afternoon meeting with eagle hunter with his eagle. He will explain all about traditional hunting. Drive to Juukuchak valley, camping around hot springs. Enjoy hot natural springs. Night in the tents and dinner.

230 km. Tents. B/L/D

 

D5.21/06. Jety Oguz – on Horseback: Transfer to Kyzyl Suu village and start to ride on horses. Riding in the beautiful alpine mountains and in the Tian Shan forests. Meeting with local nomads. Arrival to Ak Tuz valley. Installation of the camp. Night in the tents.

4h on horseback. 80km. B/L/D.

 

D6.22/06. Palian valley – on horseback: Last day on horseback. We will ride to next valley Jety Oguz. One of the famous destination in south part of the lake. We will cross the pass Kok Bel at 2900m alt. Will ride to down to Red Canyons. Evening back to camp. 5h on horseback. 30km. B/L/D. tents.

  

D7.23/06. Drive to Bishkek: Early Morning breakfast and drive back to capital Bishkek. Drive by north part of the lake.

Lunch on the way in Boom gorge. Arrival in Bishkek afternoon and installation at hotel. Visit to capital. Last dinner with Im Nomad Team. 400km. Hotel. B/L/D

Number of days: 7
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: Air tickets
What to bring: Sleeping bags, mattrass
Transport: Minivan
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