Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: Trek 14
Activity: Trekking tour
Duration: 8 days
Day 1: After your arrival to Manas International Airport in Kyrgyzstan you will be transported to Bishkek city the capital of Kyrgyzstan. The drive will take about 30 minutes. You will be settled in Asia Mountains hotel where you will have a wonderful breakfast and have a rest. After lunch we would suggest you guiding city tour which will include Oak Park , Ala -Too Square, Philarmonic, Statue of Manas, Victory Square and many other interesting places of our capital city. For night of tour and dinner you will go back to the hotel.
Day 2: In the morning transfer to Karakol in Kyrgyzstan. Afternoon we will sightseeing (Russian Orthodox cathedral and Dungan Mosque). Staying for the night of tour is organized in Karakol in a guest house.
Day 3: Early in the morning drive and travel to Karakol and change bus to 4WD Russian army vehicle (uazik). Then you will set off south over the Karakol river valley. 4 WD army truck goes by exciting mountain road winding through fur tree forest and between stunning rocks of Karakol valley. Next stage is trekking tour up the Ala-Kul valley from side to side fur tree forest. Dinner and overnight of tour in tents at Sirota camp (2800 m). Lunch is organized on the tour way. You will stay for the night of tour in tents
Day 4: After breakfast continue trekking and travel up the valley gradually gaining the altitude. Today you will pass Alakol lake. You will have your lunch boxes with you to have lunch at the lake. It sits at the altitude of 3532 meters above sea level. Being 2,3 km long and 700 meters across, it takes waters from a melting glacier and turns to a nice waterfall on the other end. Today we will also go over the Ala Kul pass (3860 m) and then descend to Keldike gorge. You will stay for the dinner and night of tour in tents in Keldike gorge (3200 m).
Day 5: In the morning trekking tour and travel to Altyn-Arashan valley. "Altyn Arashan" is Kyrgyz for "golden springs" and famous with it's natural curative Sulfur hot springs. Free time for rest or visit hot springs. You will have your lunch boxes with you. Dinner and staying for the night of tour is organized in a wooden cottage (2600 m).
Day 6: After breakfast you will start trekking tour to the main road. Meet vehicle. Drive to Karakol town by very spectacular mountain road. Arrival in Karakol. There are switching vehicle to comfortable bus and keep driving back to Cholpon-Ata. Afternoon is dedicated to relax at the lake. You will stay for the night of tour at a guest house.
Day 7: After breakfast transfer to Bishkek. On the tour way stop to see Burana tower, which is left from ancient city Balasagyn (XI - XIII). Afternoon is free. You will stay for the night of tour in a guest house or hotel.
Day 8: According to your flight details your tour guide will attend you to Manas International Airport and wish you safe flight.
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