Grand gorges of Kyrgyzstan
Name of the tour: Grand gorges of Kyrgyzstan
Day 1: Bishkek
You will be accompanied from the airport to the capital of Kyrgyzstan by your guide. During the first day you will be discovering Bishkek. The city has many various locations that are close to each other. Today you will be seeing several squares, monuments, museum and etc. The tour will be a walking one, in the end of the trip, you will be taken to the local bazaar in order to give you the chance to feel the wonderful spirit of the Asian trade. You will sped your night in the hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek - Alamedin gorge - Bishkek
The following day you will be taken to the Alamedin gorge in order to hike to the waterfal and enjoy the wonderful scenery of nature not far away from the city. You will have a picnic by the waterfall and rest there. In the end you will return back to the capital.
Day 3: Bishkek - Konorchek - Chon Kemin
Your tour continues the next day towards Chon Kemin, through the Boom gorge. On your way there, you will stop by the Konorchek canyons in order to have a two hour hike towards the point from which you may see the full panoramic view of the gorge. If you will not be tired, take an hour to walk around and take more pictures of the gorge. Continue towards Chon Kemin on order to spend your night in the guesthouse there.
Day 4: Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore
The following day you will travel towards the Pearl of Kyrgyzstan - Issik Kul lake. The lake is the second biggest mountainous lake in the world. On your way there, however, you will stop by the collection of stones with petroglyphs. The ancient drawings that decipher the scenes of scenery date back to 800 BC. The place also opens up a great view of the Issik Kul lake which will let you take a lot of panoramic pictures. In the end of the day you will be taken to the hotel by the lake.
Day 5: Issyk Kul - Grigorievskoye - Semenovskoye - Karakol
The next morning you will travel along the northern shore of the Issik Kul lake. You will turn into the Grigorievskoye gorge in order to come out from the linked Semenovskoe gorge, you will have a short stop there in order to rest and enjoy the scenery. Afterwards you will arrive to the Karakol city, in the city you will be taken to two beautiful buildings one of which is the church made out of wood, and the Dungan mosque that was built without a single nail. You will then be brought to the hotel in order to spend your night there.
Day 6: Karakol - Jyrgalan
In the morning, you will be taken to the Jyrgalan valley. The valley is perfect for any season. During warm times, you will be able to enjoy the scenery of the green fields and the surrounding mountains. During winter, the hills of the valley will be covered with snow which is a great attraction for the lovers of free-ride on snowboards or skis.
Day 7: Jyrgalan - Jeti Oguz - Issyk Kul southern shore - Bishkek
The following day you will visit the Jeti Oguz george. A small hike up the hill will allow you to have a panoramic view on the seven red rock hills which look like seven bulls. Afterwards, you will be going to the Bokonbaeva village in order to meet an eagle-hunter. His knowledge about the birds has been passing on in his family from father to son. He will tell you many interesting things about his skills and the traditions of hunting with eagles. In the end of the day you will return back to the capital in order to spend your night in the hotel.
Day 8: Airport
In the morning you will be brought to the airport.