Horse riding Kyrgyzstan: Tour 03
Activity: Horse riding
Duration: 13 days
Day 1: After breakfast we drive a short distance up to Barskoon Canyon in Kyrgyzstan. Distance: 5-6 km. After preparing and balancing the loads on horses, we begin to pick our way up through the forest along Sasyk Bulak valley. Ride and travel from Sasyk Bulak to Kok Dobo. Overnight of tour in tents along Tash Kechuu river. Distance: 15-20 km. Time: 4-5 hours.
Day 2: Horse riding tour along Tash Kechuu river our way continues slowly up to Altyn Kungoi pass (3400 km) in Kyrgyzstan. All the way you will be impressed by the view of Issyk Kul lake. Overnight of tour in tents along Tosor river. Distance: 25-35 km. Time: 4-5 hours.
Day 3: This day your horse riding tour will go and travel from Tosor river to Tosor pass (3900 m) in Kyrgyzstan. The wide Kerege-Tash valley with a backdrop of snowcapped mountain - all around 4000m altitude - truly magical scenery. Overnight of tour in Uch Emchek valley (3400 m). Distance: 35-40 km. Time: 5-6 hours.
Day 4: Today horse riding tour is easy but long. As we make our way gently downward along the wide Uch-Emchek valley, we will see the occasional yurts. We pass separate herds of yaks, horses, cows, sheep and goats - all the domesticated animals are here. From Uch-Emchek to Jyluu Suu hot spring through Uiri Suu gorge. Here we stop for taking hot spring bath. Overnight of tour in tents at the Jyluu Suu hot springs. Distance: 35-40 km. Time: 5-6 hours.
Day 5: Horse riding tour and travel through Uiri Suu gorge along the river Balgart Suu. You will be astonished by fascinating scenery of snow capped mountains. Overnight of tour near the Archaly bridge.
Day 6: We continue our horse riding tour from Archaly bridge along the river Kichi-Naryn Suu. Overnight of tour in Oruk-Tam valley. It will start to appear some bushes and trees around this area. Distance: 35-40 km.Time 4-5 hours.
Day 7: In the morning we start horse riding tour from Oruk-Tam through the forest to Sary-Kungoi. You will be amazed by the changes of the scenery each time. You may also meet some shepherds if there are some. It is possible to make a fire here. Overnight of tour in Oruk-Tam. Distance: 30-40 km. Time: 4-5 hours.
Day 8: Horse riding tour from Oruk-Tam to Eki-Bala valley.You will be welcomed by the shepherds to their yurts and taste real kumuz. You will feel the difference of the taste between Naryn and Issyk-Kul regions' kumuz, that depends on the technology of preparation and type of plants and herbs. You will have a chance to see camels near the shepherd's places. Overnight of tour near the shepherd's yurt. Distance: 35-40 km. Time: 4-5 hours.
Day 9: We start our horse riding tour along Ecki-Chat valley, you will see how the forest alternates with the field. Here you will cross the Chunkur-Suu river. Overnight of tour in Baiduluu valley near shepherds place. The altitude is around 2900 m asl. Distance: 35-40 km. Time: 4-5 hours.
Day 10: Horse riding tour through the Kok-Kaptal valley. On the tour way you will cross the road Balykchy-Naryn and come to Boruluu. You will stop and overnight of tour near the shepherd's winter stable in Boruluu. Distance: 35-40 km. Time: 4-5 hours.
Day 11: Next day you will pass the Korgoo pass (3020 m asl) and come down near the Terskei-Torpok pass. The valley is covered by the thick forest with lots of trees and bushes. Overnight of tour at the foot of the Terskei-Torpok pass. The shepherd's used to call this place as "thirty two".
Day 12: Today you will have horse riding tour over the Terskei-Torpok pass (3033 m asl) and come to Son-Kol lake. Overnight of tour in Tash-Tulga near the shepherd's place.
Day 13: You will spend one day in the Son-Kol lake walking and hiking tour around. Usually every year a Festival is used to be conducted in Son-Kol. You may participate in this festival.
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