Kyrgyzstan

Explore the highlands of Kyrgyzstan

Description

The Kyrgyz land is a place of the untouched wild nature where the people from ancient times still keep their traditions, customs and culture.
A lot of incredible discoveries and positive impressions expect you during this trip.

What's included
  • Group transfers in comfortable and air conditioned vehicle: minibus type Mercedes Benz Sprinter
  • Group airport transfer from 3 people for the flights mentioned in the program (Day 1 & Day 4)
  • Experienced driver
  • English speaking guide
  • Accommodation as described in the program in the twin/double rooms
  • Early check-in after 06:00 (day 1)
  • Full board
  • Visits described in the program
  • National horse game - Kok Boru (day 3)
  • Mineral water 1L/per person/per day
What's excluded
  • International flights
  • Visa & consular fees (if required)
  • Private airport transfer – 20 USD one way
  • Personal expenses
  • Insurance
  • Late check-out*
  • Single room supplement
  • Optional activities
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Alcohol
  • Porters for luggage in hotel and airport
  • Other services not mentioned as included

Itinerary

Day 1. Airport – Bishkek (30km, 40 min)

Day 1. Airport – Bishkek (30km, 40 min)

Arrival to the Manas international Airport by 04:40 flight № FZ 1689 where our team will pick you up and will drive to hotel (early check-in after 06:00).

By the 10:00 you will meet your guide and driver and we will start our journey. Firstly, we will visit the Ala Archa National park. It’s located nearly at 40 km from the capital. There, you will able to find all sorts of natural attractions with countless meadows, the forests and the fast rivers surrounded by the stunning mountains.

Then we drive to Bishkek where you will have lunch in one of the restaurants. After, we will visit the central square Ala Too with monument of Manas and historical museum.
Then we can enjoy a walk in Oak Park, one of the favorite places of local people. Bishkek is known as the greenest city in Central Asia thanks to its countless parks and alleys.
In the evening, we can go to one of the best restaurants in Bishkek where you can taste delicious Kyrgyz national dishes.

Meals included: breakfast (it’s served until 10:00), lunch, dinner

Accommodation: Hotel 4* Plaza Hotel

Day 2. Bishkek – Cholpon Ata (260 km, 3-4h)

Day 2. Bishkek – Cholpon Ata (260 km, 3-4h)

Breakfast in the hotel and we are going to explore the beautiful lake Issyk Kol.

Along the way, we visit Burana, located about 80 km from the capital. The tower with funerary
monuments, earthworks, remains of the castle, and three mausoleums – that’s all that last out of the ancient Balasagyn town founded by Karakhanids at the end of the ninth century.

Lunch you will have in the Dungan family in the Iskra village.

Then we drive to Cholpon Ata. The interesting fact about the Issyk Kol lake – due to the very great depth of the lake, its composition and its large volume, the water in it does not have time to cool completely in winter, so the lake practically does not freeze. You can take a walk on the shore and then we will have dinner in the restaurant. The overnight will be in the one of the best hotels at the shore of the lake.

Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner 

Accommodation: Hotel 5* Lakeside resort Baytur

Day 3. Cholpon Ata – Chon Kemin – Bishkek (320 km, 4h)

Day 3. Cholpon Ata – Chon Kemin – Bishkek (320 km, 4h)

Breakfast in the hotel. Departure. Our next destination is the picturesque valley of Chon Kemin.

Before our way to Chon Kemin we will visit the petroglyphs museum. The 42 hectares of the museum are lined with stones, tombs, balbals and various petroglyphs dated from the 2nd millennium BC until the 4th century AD.

Then we drive to Chon Kemin, and the lunch upon arrival to guesthouse. Upon your arrival to Chon Kemin you will be able to discover themselves the untouched natural beauty of the valley. After lunch, the locals show you the famous national horse game Kok Boru. Kok Boru showcases the skill, strength, and horsemanship of its participants, providing a unique and captivating experience for those seeking a taste of Central Asian culture.

Then we drive all the way to Bishkek where you could visit the local markets to buy some souvenirs.
Dinner in the restaurant.

Meals included: breakfast, lunch, dinner

Accommodation: Hotel 4* Plaza Hotel

Day 4. Bishkek – Airport – Departure (30 km, 40 min)

Day 4. Bishkek – Airport – Departure (30 km, 40 min)

By 03:00 am. Transfer to airport for the flight № FZ 1690 at 05:50. Check-out before 12:00
the end of tour.

Additional Information

*Check-in after 14:00, check-out before 12:00

Group tour
Tour dates
09 Apr 2024 - 12 Apr 2024
10 spots left
Duration 4 days / 3 nights
Group 6-10 pax
725 USD DBL/TWIN Room
per Person
925 USD Single Room
per Person
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