9 days tour 7

Day 1: Bishkek - Ala Archa - Bishkek
For showing real hospitality of the people of Kyrgyzstan guests are met in Manas International Airport. Our team comes on rented cars and makes a tour to Bishkek, the capital of the country. They will travel along such places as Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, Old Square, National Philharmonic. Bishkek is famous for being the city where in 45km from it, Ala Archa gorge. This gorge is a natural resort. It was popular also in the times of the Soviet Union, but people with high-status were able to travel here. Now ordinary people are able to get there and have a rest among natural landscapes. Night will b e in the hotel. 

Day 2: Bishkek - Burana - Chon Kemin
Then we pass Burana Tower, the minaret which was created in the 11th century. This tower is the ancient monument, bearing sacred meaning. Also it is peculiar for being surrounded by stone warriors - these are balbals, protecting the territory and all of the people living there. Then guests travel further in Kyrgyzstan and visit Chon Kemin gorge. The gorge is popular for marvelous valleys which can be used for horse-riding, picnics and just wandering about. The gorge is found at the very height of the mountains, so weather can be unexpected. Also such an altitude can show remarkable panorama views. Homestay will be arranged for the night. 

Day 3: Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore - Karakol
Issyk Kul Lake is one of the most visited sites of the country, mostly people take tours in Kyrgyzstan with an aim to see this lake. It is located at the heights of 1608m above sea level. The lake is seen to be the pearl of Central Asia as well as the country. People of these territories have always considered the lake to be sacred, about 1500 years. Then the tour is made along the north side of the lake with visiting of Karakol town. This town is famous for Dungan mosque of Chinese style and Orthodox Church made of wood with both be created without nails and metal. Night will be in a boarding house, after the lunch in a restaurant.

Day 4: Karakol - Altin Arashan - Karakol
Having a rest in Karakol we make a tour to Altin Arashan Gorge. In translation it means Golden Spa and is considered to be one of the gorges which tend to be the home of Tian-Shan fir trees. As the guests travel here they are able to go hiking and having picnic. The gorge is of incredible beauty, perfect for taking photos here. Night will be in a hotel, with the dinner to be in a restaurant, as we return back to Karakol.

Day 5: Karakol - Jeti Oguz  
Then we travel to Jeti Oguz gorge. The gorge looks gorgeous as resembles 7 bulls standing side by side, with rocks of red color. At the territory of the gorge guests have an opportunity to visit Broken Heart Mountain. The appearance is like the name of the mountain, and the people can get to its top within shortest period of time and enjoy the views of panorama. Also we recommend trying Kumis, national drink. The night will be in the yurt.

Day 6: Jeti Oguz - Issyk Kul southern shore - Kochkor
This time the group is going to make a visit of Kochkor village. As we travel in the south of the lake, we can see this village from the point of view of the local dwellers. At the same time this day guests can see eagle-hunting show, in Bokonbaeva village. This show is fantastic and breath-taking so make sure for eagles hunting hares and foxes. Night will be at the stay of the locals.

Day 7: Kochkor - Tash Rabat
Tash Rabat Caravanserai is our next sightseeing for seeing in Kyrgyzstan. It used to be one of main sites in the past as it is on Great Silk Road. Caravanserai is created in the 14th century, known also as Stone Castle. The building is built in the very mountain so there is one way in and out. In the past the building was the prison, at the height of 3200m above sea level. It is made in the form of stone blocks, with 1m thick walls. There are about 31 rooms in the castle, and they were used as cells. Dinner will be traditional; night will be in the yurt.

Day 8: Tash Rabat - Kochkor - Bishkek
For getting back to Bishkek, we make a stop at Kochkor village. Here guests spend more time with the local dwellers. They will always be glad to show the process of carpets creation as well as to tell legends of the country or something about their life. Things made here are made of wool and felt, with various decorations. Night will be in the hotel of Bishkek. 

Day 9: Airport
Morning transfer to airport.  

Transport:
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter

Price per person:
02 pax - 980 $
04 pax - 660 $
06 pax - 515 $
08 pax - 440 $
10 pax - 400 $
Single - 155 $

Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 60 $  

English speaking guide - 620 $ per group 

All dinners included- 120 $
All lunches and dinners included - 240 $ 

2 people in one yurt (now 4 pax) - 25 $ per person


Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
      Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
      Chon Kemin - Homestay
      Karakol - "Karagat" Hotel 4* or "Green Yard" Boutique Hotel
      Jeti Oguz - Yurts (4 pax in 1)                 
      Kochkor - Homestay
      Tash Rabat - Yurts (4 pax in 1)
- Entrance tickets to all museums
- Mineral water supply during the tour
- Horse riding in Chon Kemin gorge 

Service does not include:
- Visa
- Meals
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide