Tour title: South splendor of Kyrgyzstan
Places to visit: Bishkek, Burana, Kochkor, Son Kul, Kazarman, Osh, Arslanbob
Day 1: Bishkek - Burana - Kochkor - Son Kul
After landing you will meet your driver at Manas International Airport. Then you will travel to the second largest ;lake of Kyrgyzstan Son Kul. One of the most beautiful "pearls" of Kyrgyzstan is located at an altitude of 3016 meters above sea level between the Son Kul Too and Moldo Too ridges. It is a protected area, where relict plants like Edelweiss grow, and the lake is surrounded by virgin pastures. Since ancient times, the pasture was visited by nomads and lived here in the summer season. You will have an interesting tour here, observe the pristine nature and relax from the bustling city life. On the way you will stop to see the historical monument Burana Tower it is considered one of the earliest and most outstanding architectural structures in Central Asia. The Word "Burana" it means "minaret". It was built in the era of Karakhanid rule in the 11th century.You will also see Balbals stone warriors. You will continue your way and stop in village Kochkor village, You will be met by a local family who will tell you about interesting methods of making the national felt carpet. You will spend the night in nomadic dwelling yurt.
Day 2: Son Kul - Kazarman
The route will take you today to Kazarman village. About 93 percent of Kyrgyzstan's territory is covered by mountains. Two powerful mountain systems like the Tien Shan and the Pamirs. During the tour, you can enjoy not only mountains, but also beautiful lakes, great rivers, and powerful canyons. The tour will offer you to learn about the interesting history and culture of the Kyrgyz people, and you will also learn that the Kyrgyz people are good-natured and hospitable. You will have a chance to visit today nomads and observe their way of life. You will rest the night in a home stay.
Day 3: Kazarman - Osh
Today you will departure to fascinating city Osh. Along the way you will feast your eyes upon the interesting natural views and have interesting photos. The road to Osh will take about 6 hours. During the tour you will stop to visit Djalal Abad town and its famous Uzgen Tower. In the heart of it is a historical and architectural complex-a monument of the Karakhanid era. This bright attraction of Kyrgyzstan was built by the Karakhanids in the 12th century and has an interesting architectural structure. Along the way you will fascinate the impressive mountains and glorious gorges. This day you will remember for a long time and have many interesting photos. The overnight is in the hotel.
Day 4: Osh - Arslanbob
Today you will have a highlight tour in the ancient city Osh. You will meander in the streets, see interesting views and find the special place for worship Suleiman Mountain that is located in the center of the southern capital of Kyrgyzstan. In shape, the mountain is a five-domed limestone outcrop with a length of more than 1140 m and a width of 560 m, extending from West to East along the sole. The mountain has several peaks, the highest of which, according to legend, the Muslim prophet Suleiman Sheikh was buried here, and therefore this mountain is a haven for many pilgrims. Then you will be transferred to majestic walnut forest Arslanbob. This relict walnut forest is considered to be its homeland and is the largest walnut forest in Central Asia. You will spend the night in home stay.
Day 5: Arslanbob
Today you will have a journey in magnificent forest of Kyrgyzstan Arslanbob. This place is famous all over the world not only for its Alpine meadows and beautiful mountains, but also for the world's largest walnut forest! Just imagine - a multi-kilometer valley, all dotted with relict walnut trees, some of which reach a height of 30 meters, and the age of individual trees exceeds 1000 years. Along the way you will have a chance to observe the mesmerizing nature, explore the landscapes and see perfect views. The tour route will take you to picturesque waterfall. At this place you will have a chance to discover the lifestyle of Kyrgyz people and meet local people. The night will be in the home stay.
Day 6: Arslanbob - Bishkek
This day you will transfer to Bishkek. During travelling you will fascinate the mesmerizing views of the gorge and take photos of scenic landscapes. Be prepared to be impressed by the picturesque pass Tue Ashuu pass that is more than 3000 meters high. You will observe the fantastic serpentines and know that this is only road that connects south and north part of Kyrgyzstan. It is considered one of the most charming passes of Kyrgyzstan. During the tour, you will be able to get acquainted with the beautiful customs and traditions of Kyrgyzstan, learn about the ancient history, the Great Silk Road that once passed through this incredibly beautiful land, and learn about the creativity and craft of Kyrgyzstan. You will spend the night in the hotel.
Day 7: Bishkek
You will have a daylong tour in Bishkek. You will see the main attractions of the city. You will start with Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic, and many other landmarks. This day you will end the tour with colorful destination Asian Bazaar! You will enjoy delicious food, fresh vegetables and fruits, dried fruits. You can also go to the souvenir Department and enjoy shopping. Along the way, you will find interesting views of the rows and you will be able to take colorful photos. You will have a night in the hotel.
Day 8: Bishkek - Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 870 $
04 pax - 545 $
06 pax - 420 $
08 pax - 360 $
10 pax - 325 $
Single - 120 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 60 $
All dinners - 90 $
All lunches and dinners - 180 $
English speaking guide - 530 $ per group
To be 2 in one yurt (now 4 pax) - 15 $ per person
Son Kul - Yurts, "Nomad's Dream" camp (4 pax in 1)
Kazarman - Homestay
Osh - "Sun Rise" Hotel 3*
Arslanbob - Homestay
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide