Horse riding Kyrgyzstan: Tour 01
Activity: Horse riding
Duration: 12 days
Day 1: Drive to Karakol town and to Boz-Uchuck Village130 km from Barskoon in Kyrgyzstan. After lunch your first outdoor adventure will begin. On horseback through Boz-Uchuk forests. Three times you will cross the Boz-Uchuk river on horse before you climb the Boz-Uchuk Pass (3362 m). Distance: 20-25 km.
Day 2: Horse riding tour through the Turgon Canyon and Kok-Kyia jailoo in Kyrgyzstan where shepherds usually drive their flocks to the natural pastures. You will be introduced to the real life of nomadic Kyrgyz. Distance: 25-30 km. Time: 5-6 hours.
Day 3: Horse riding tour and travel over Kok-Kyia-Karakyr Pass (3822 m) and Ottuk River in Kyrgyzstan. From the top of the pass you can see the beautiful scenery of Tien-Shan's mountains.
Day 4: Horse riding tour by the Ottyk River and through a narrow canyon. You will cross Torpu Pass (3550 m) and the Koiluu river-Maisaz jailoo. Distance: 25-35 km. Time: 5-6 hours.
Day 5: Horse riding tour and travel through Maisaz and Kurusai Pass 3760 m and cross Taldysuu. Here, if you are lucky, you can see mountain goats and Marco Polo sheep. Distance: 30 km. Time: 5-6 hours.
Day 6: This day you will have horse riding tour and travel along the road, Kichi Taldy-Suu-Chon Taldy-Suu Valley where you will be surprised by the beauties of this valley.
Day 7: Horse riding tour along the way to the Saryjaz River, you will come to Engilchek village, then ride through the Terecti Gorge where you will be amazed by the beautiful scenery of poplars, fir trees junipers. Distance: 25-30 km. Time: 5-6 hours.
Day 8: Horse riding tour from Sarytor to Achator and to Eckichat. Distance: 25-35km.Time: 5-6 hours.
Day 9: Horse riding tour to Ekichat-Kyzyl Pass (3700 m).You will be met here by a yak herder for a photo session with yaks. Please do not try to catch a yak. Bashkol is a mountain lake surrounded by snow-covered mountain peaks, like a perfect jewel in a ring.
Day 10: Horse riding tour down to Bashkol- Kyzyl Pass (3700 m). Eckichat jailoo (meadows). Distance: 25-30 km. Time: 5-6 hours.
Day 11: Horse riding tour to Terecti Valley. Distance: 25-30 km. Time: 5-6 hours.
Day 12: Horse riding tour down from Terecti Valley to Engilchek Village where our horseman will meet you by car and drive you to Barskoon. Soak in a hot water bath, enjoy supper and night of tour in a private home.
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