South Kyrgyzstan tour, 6 days
$330.00 – $795.00
On this south Kyrgyzstan tour, we will see wild landscapes and heritage sites along the Silk Road, meet nomads living in yurts and preserve the hospitality culture of the ancient Kyrgyz people.
On this south Kyrgyzstan tour, We will embark on a journey that focuses on the development of the nomadic culture of the Kyrgyz people amidst the plains and mountain ranges of Central Asia. We will see wild landscapes and heritage sites along the Silk Road, meet nomads living in yurts and preserve the hospitality culture of the ancient Kyrgyz people.
Day 1. Arrival, discover Bishkek city
Landing in Manas airport in Bishkek, visa procedures, money exchange, meeting the local tour guide, arrival at the hotel, assignment of rooms, and around three hours free time for rest. Lunch at a local restaurant where we will enjoy the national Kyrgyz cuisine. After lunch, we will tour the main circle where Manas’ statue is placed, as well as Victory Square, Ala-Too Square, the Parliament Building, the Opera and Ballet Theater, and Panfilov Park. After the tour, we will return to the hotel.
Accommodation – Hotel in Bishkek, LD
Day 2. Too Ashuu Pass – Suusamyr Valley – Chychkan Gorge
After breakfast, we will leave Bishkek and climb to a height of 3400 meters, through the Toos Ashuu Pass. We will pass 2.2 km-long tunnels, picturesque landscapes that only Kyrgyzstan can offer, the lush greenery of the Suusamyr Valley, wildlife, yurts, and nomads. We will continue to the Chychkan Gorge and arrive at our accommodation in Toktogul village.
Accommodation – Guesthouse in Toktogul, BLD
Day 3. Sary Chelek lakes
After breakfast, we will admire the largest water reservoir in Kyrgyzstan – the Toktogul Dam, which receives the waters of the Naryn River for the operation of the Toktogul Hydroelectric station. We will continue to the Sary Chelek nature reserve. Upon arrival we will get settled at a guesthouse in Arkyt village, we will have lunch then proceed to Sary Chelek lakes. There are 7 lakes at different altitudes in the Sary Chelek nature reserve. Until the evening we will see 3-4 of them, providing time among the gorgeous forest. In the evening we will come back to our guesthouse for dinner. Accommodation: Guesthouse in Arkyt village, BLD
Day 4: Arslanbob nut forest
Breakfast, proceed to Arslanbob nut forest. Arslanbob is one of the largest walnut forests in the world. The trees, some of which are 1000 years old, can reach a height of 30 meters. We will dedicate the entire day to a tour of Arslanbob. After breakfast, we will walk to the waterfalls overlooking the beautiful landscape of the area that has attracted adventure seekers, mountaineers, and Muslim pilgrims for centuries. After a lunch picnic, we will continue our tour and return to our accommodations in the evening.
Accommodation: Guesthouse in Arstanbap, BLD
Day 5: Discover Osh city
After breakfast, we will continue to Osh.
Osh was the capital of the Karakhanid Khanate during the 11th and 12th centuries. For hundreds of years, it has served as a central point on the silk road and was the first exit point from China, where merchants from East and West met. Two ethnic groups coexist in Osh – the Kyrgyz and the Uzbeks, who preserve their ancient culture through their food, dress, and religion. We will visit the Suleiman Too Mountain, UNESCO’s world heritage site that has served for 1500 years as a pilgrimage site, mainly for women who believe that praying on the mountain will increase their chances of giving birth to healthy children.
We will visit an underground museum, then continue to the local Jayma Bazaar. If time permits, we will visit the Cathedral of the Archangel Michael, and the main square of Osh, towered over by the 25-meter statue of Lenin.
Accommodation – Hotel in Osh, BLD
Day 6: Osh Airport – Return Flight
Early morning, we will drive to Osh Airport with our memories of rich experiences in Kyrgyzstan.
English speaking tour guide
Meals, full board (5 breakfast, 5 lunch, 5 dinners)
Accommodation – 2 nights at 3 *hotels, 3 nights at a guesthouse)
Entrance fees according to the program
International and domestic flight tickets
Personal, medical, and cargo insurance
Alcohol or any other drink that is not water
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