Kyrgyzstan trekking: Trek 27|
Your travel: Kyrgyzstan
Kind of trip: Trekking tour
Time of tour: 11 days
Day 1: Flight to Bishkek and transfer to Karakol 400 km from the airport. Road goes along and over chains of snow-covered mountains making this transfer an exciting journey. After lunch in a cafe, road goes along the shore of beautiful Issyk-Kul lake -the pearl of Tien-Shan mountains. This second largest alpine lake in the world wrapped with snow capped peaks of 5000 meters high will stay in your best memories forever. Upon arrival in Karakol town you will be accommodated in a private guesthouse or small hotel and you will have a delicious dinner.
Day 2: The day will begin with drive and travel to Kaindy valley in Kyrgyzstan by mountain road winding through forest and between rocks along rushing waters of many mountain rivers. Lunch will be served on the tour way. After lunch starts short horse riding tour along the valley to higher grounds where we will set up a tent camp and offer you a dinner prepared by our professional cook. Night of tour is organized in tents.
Day 3: Guided horse riding tour along the river to the higher grounds of Kaindy valley in Kyrgyzstan. Lunch on the bank of mountain rushing river. Horse riding tour and travel to West At-Djailo'o valley and set the camp up there. Dinner around fire. Night of tour is organized in tents.
Day 4: Guided horse riding tour over At-Djailo'o pass (3674 m) to East At-Djailo'o valley in Kyrgyzstan. Below the pass located the group of small alpine lakes. Lunch will be served on the tour way. Horse riding tour down to Enilchek valley and set the camp up on the grounds of Gribkovski camp. Visit Russian sauna before the dinner. Night of tour is organized in tents.
Day 5: You will have horse riding tour and travel to higher grounds of Enilchek valley along the river. Lunch will be served on the tour way. Horse riding tour down to the glacier. Camp in the foothills of Nansen peak (5697 m). Night of tour is organized in tents.
Day 6: You will have horse riding tour up along the glacier to Putevodnyi glacier. Lunch will be served on the tour way.Horse riding tour by the side moraine to "Glina" campsite. Night of tour is organized in tents on the side moraine.
Day 7: Guided horse riding tour up the Inylchek glacier to the Merzbacher glade - the final grassy place on the tour way, located just across Merzbacher lake. Here is a small metal cabin comfortable for 4 persons and a large green area around suitable for camping. Lunch. Free time for exploring environs. Night of tour is organized in tents or cabin.
Day 8: Breakfast. Meet helicopter. Fly above Inlylchek glacier to South Inylchek base camp - located on side moraine. Lunch in the camp with a great panoramic view of Khan-Tengri peak (6995 m) and Pobeda peak (7439 m) - the highest peak of Kyrgyzstan. Free time or guided horse riding tour to the ABC of Khan-Tengri. Shower and Sauna visit. Dinner. The one also can visit a bar with a good selection of drinks, check email in "internet cafe" or call home over satellite phone. Night of tour is organized in tents.
Day 9: Guided horse riding tour around. Possible option is guided horse riding tour towards ABC of Pobeda peak. Lunch. Explore the environs. Dinner. Overnight of tour in tents.
Day 10: The day will begin with guided horse riding meeting helicopter. Fly through the mountains to Karkara pad. Meet comfortable aircon vehicle. Drive to the shore of Issyk-Kul lake-the second largest alpine lake in the world.Lunch will be served on the tour way. On arrival accommodation in guest house or hotel. Free time for swimming or rest. Night of tour is organized in guest house.
Day 11: The day will begin with drive to Bishkek (240 km) - the capital city of Kyrgyzstan. Lunch in local restaurant. Accommodation in guest house. Short sightseeing of Bishkek and free time for shopping. Dinner in the restaurant. Night of tour is organized in guest house.
Day 12: In the morning you are taken back by your tour guide to Manas International Airport.