Horse riding 05

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 05

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 9 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Issyk Kul Lake - Karakol - Chong Kyzyl Suu - Ashu Tor - Kishi Kyzyl Suu village - Jumakuchak - Kok Terek - Bishkek 

Since ancient times horse used to be a part of the nomad's life.  There is a Kyrgyz saying "Horses are men's wings".  And Kyrgyz have  many traditions and customs that are connected with horses. During the tour you will be riding a horse along the Great Silk Road like a nomad. At the same time you will watch Kyrgyz traditions, enjoying incomparable landscapes

 

Tour summary:
Day 1: Bishkek - Issyk Kul Lake

Guide will receive you at Manas International Airport and attend you to Bishkek City (30 min. drive), where you will have a welcomed breakfast. From there you will be transported (200 km) to the northern beach of the celestial Issyk Kul Lake, the second largest alpine lake in the world (1608m.above sea level). On your way, you visit the ancient minaret of  Balasagun City  11th century (Burana Tower) and an open air museum of  stone warriors. After you have a traditional lunch, we will keep moving to a Hotel you will have a rest and where you can lie on the warm sand or swim in the lake. The salty water of Issyk Kul Lake provides curative qualities. Your dinner will be served at 7 p.m. 

Day 2: Issyk-Kul Lake - Karakol
The day starts with a breakfast at 8 o'clock. Then you have free time till 12 pm to spend it on the lake. Afterwards, you will start your way to Karakol city (200 km). we will drive by car  and have a short breaks to give you the opportunity to visit ancient stone inscriptions (dating back to 800 B.C.), have a lunch at 12 o'clock, go on a one hour cruise on a steam boat by the shining surface of  Issyk Kul Lake.. Then you will be transferred to Karakol city. National dinner will be in a restaurant  at 8 p.m. Night in a Guesthouse. 

Day 3: Karakol - Chong Kyzyl Suu Valley
8 a.m. - breakfast and guided Karakol City Tour. The tour includes the visit of the Dungan mosque, an nice wooden Orthodox Church (1894-1895 the museum of M.V. Prejvalsky, one of the world's greatest explores. City Tour ends  with a traditional lunch and we leave Karakol at 1 p.m. starting  our way to adorable Chong Kyzyl Suu Valley (70 km). On the way, you will see red mountains in different shapes and visit the hot springs at Jeli Suu ( Dungan Village). Afterwards, 1 hour  of a horseback riding tour to the Physical and Geographical station of Chong Kyzyl Suu is waiting for you. Your dinner and overnight stay will be in yurts. A yurta is an original nomad's dwelling. It is gorgeous ornamented inside and covered by white felt. 

Day 4: Chong Kyzyl Suu - Ashu Tor - Chong Kyzyl Suu (6h)
We leave the camp at 9 a.m. and begin our horseback riding  to the colorful Ashu Tor pass (2800m). After lunch you will rise on horses to a glittering mountain lake, which finds its sources in a glacier. If you have enough patience you might see mountain goats. After enjoying the view of the wilderness we come back to the station. Dinner is served at 8 p.m. Overnight in yurts. 

Day 5: Chong Kyzyl Suu - Kishi Kyzyl Suu
After breakfast at 7 am, you will ride off to the valley of Kishi Kyzyl Suu (lunch on the way) - it is a adorable canyon that you will definitely like (6h). You will be certainly impressed by the amazing views of the virgin nature. We will arrive in Kishi Kyzyl village at 7 p.m. overnight in tents. 

Day 6: Kishi Kyzyl Suu village - Jumakuchak
Horseback riding tour from the Kishi Kyzyl Suu valley to Jumakuchak  via the small Jumalai pass will take 6 hours. There is a magnificent sight of the surface of Issyk-Kul Lake from the pass and there we have a picnic. Traditional dinner is served at 7 p.m. Overnight in Jumakuchak in tents among nomadic yurts of Kyrgyz people. 

Day 7: Jumakuchak - Kok Terek village
The day starts with a breakfast at 8 am, and there is a long way from Jumakuchak to Kok Terek Village (6h). On the way you will come across the unique red cave that is called "500 rams" and a picturesque mountain waterfall. You will have your lunch at the bottom of the waterfall. There is also chance to visit hot springs (40 degrees Celsius) that are nearby of the waterfall. After having a rest we continue our way to Kok Terek village. Our dinner and overnight will be in a home stay. 

Day 8: Kok Terek - Bishkek
You will be transferred to Bishkek city by car along the southern shore of the famous Issyk-Kul Lake (380 km). arrival in Bishkek in a Hotel **** at around 5 pm, where you will have time a farewell dinner in a restaurant that will be served at 7 p.m. 

Day 9: Bishkek - Europe
Breakfast is served at 9 o'clock. Then you will have  a guided  Bishkek city tour (the capital of Kyrgyzstan).The tour includes the visiting of the central Ala-Too Square, Duboviy Park (Oak Park),Pobeda Square (Victory Square), the History Museum, few malls and many others places of interest. At 2 p.m. you will have lunch in the city. The rest of the day you manage according to you flight. The guide will pick up and transfer to the airport.

 

Read our other horse riding tours:

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 01

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 8 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek

We would like to present you a fascinating horse riding tour. You will ride a horse in Tien Shan Mountains exploring the life of  real nomads! During this tour you will visit our pride - the second largest mountain lake in the world - Issyk Kul. You will sleep in nomadic dwellings yurts and taste Kumis (national drink). Come to Kyrgyzstan and have your delightful holidays!
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Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 02

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 7 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek  

Kyrgyzstan is the country of  high mountains and wide plentiful meadows. It was inconceivable to survive there without a horse. That is why the best treasure for nomad was a fast strong horse. This horse riding tour includes visiting of divine Issyk Kul lake and horse back riding in our majestic celestial mountains. You will touch the wild nature and will be able to feel absolute freedom. Read the tour…

 

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 03

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 8 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Tamga -  pass Karatakia -  gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek  

Kyrgyz people say "If you are given only one day's life, spend half of it in the saddle". Since ancient times horse played an enormous role in the life of nomads. Horse provides transport, food and defense for whole family. And during our horseback riding tour you will travel along the Great Silk Road following ancient nomads. Here you will feel true beauty of the nature and spend delightful holydays. Read the tour…

 

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 04

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 8 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chong Kyzyl Suu - gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek  

Nomads highly rated horses for ages. It was impossible to live in hard mountain conditions without these endurance and beautiful animals. Kyrgyz have many traditions and customs connected with horses, it almost member of a family. You also can ride a horse to reach the places hidden from the others. You will ride it as if you are in the past time... The sensation of riding a horse in the mountains is amazing. You start to feel yourself free as you realize - the best architecture in the world is the Nature! Read the tour…

 

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 05

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 9 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Issyk Kul Lake - Karakol - Chong Kyzyl Suu - Ashu Tor - Kishi Kyzyl Suu village - Jumakuchak - Kok Terek - Bishkek 

 Since ancient times horse used to be a part of the nomad's life.  There is a Kyrgyz saying "Horses are men's wings".  And Kyrgyz have  many traditions and customs that are connected with horses. During the tour you will be riding a horse along the Great Silk Road like a nomad. At the same time you will watch Kyrgyz traditions, enjoying incomparable landscapes. Read the tour…

 

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 06

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 12 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Tamga - Chong Kyzyl Suu -  pass Karatakia -  gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek

There was no chance for people to survive in mountains Kyrgyzstan without a horse. That is why the best for nomad was a strong solid horse. And in our horse riding tour you can feel yourself as a free nomad. The tour includes visiting of Issyk Kul Lake and horseback riding among snow covered celestial mountains. You will spend many hours in the saddle exploring  our virgin nature. You will feel complete freedom there.
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Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 07

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 7 days

Places to visit: Bishkek - Karakol - Chong Kyzyl Suu - Ashu Tor - Kishi Kyzyl Suu village - Jumakuchak - Kok Terek - Bishkek 

We are happy to present you tour for the adorers of horse riding and wild nature. You will travel on a horse along astonishing gorges of Kyrgyzstan during this tour exploring spectacular views. Also you will visit our magnificent lakes and it is a best way to understand mysterious culture of nomads who still live in Mountains of Kyrgyzstan. Read the tour…

 

There is also a list of other trekking tours:

Kyrgyzstan trekking: Tour 01

Country: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Trekking tour

Time of the tour: 7 days

Places to visit: Bishkek - Karakol - Mokraya Polyana - Eastern Irdik Lake - Western Irdik Lake - Karakol - Kochkor - Bishkek

Are you looking for new positive impressions and bright souvenirs? You will absolutely not find such a magnificent and beautiful place as Kyrgyzstan! Kyrgyzstan is a perfect place for trekking over incredible mountains and through unforgettable gorges. There is the second largest mountainous lake in the world Issyk - Kul on the way. You will experience the nomadic style of life far away from the hectic of busy and stuffy cities. You will simply LOVE the way this tour has been organized. This tour is for people who want to discover the land of nomads. Read the tour…

 

Kyrgyzstan trekking: Tour 02

Country: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Trekking tour

Time of the tour: 11 days

Places to visit: Bishkek - Jukku gorge - Chon Kyzyl Suu - Djeti Oguz - Oguz Bashi - Issyk Kul - Bishkek city

It is an impressive tour where you will not only see dissimilar kinds of mountains and the world's second largest alpine lake Issyk Kul, but also experience the traditional nomad's life while hiking along our idyllic mountains! During this trip you will have trekking in a wild nature, amid striking gorges, mountains and celestial lakes - believe us this sightsee is right for you. Read the tour…

 

Kyrgyzstan trekking: Tour 03

Country: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Trekking tour

Time of the tour: 13 days
 
Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Tamga  -  Barskoon gorge - Barskoon Pass - Jashil Kol Lake - Arabel Suu valley - Chokolu Lake - Zauka Pass - Dzhukuu gorge - Ashu Kashka Suu gorge - Ashu Tor Pass - Jukuchak gorge - Orto-Bulak Pas - Kichi Kyzyl Suu gorge - Chon Kyzyl Suu gorge - Jili Suu - Ak Sai Pass - Jeti Oguz gorge - Karakol town - Cholpon Ata - Bishkek city

Our company will help you to explore "A second Switzerland of Central Asia". Kyrgyzstan is a unique country lying at the heart of Central Asia. This makes Kyrgyzstan a land of contrasts offering multitude of spectacular landscapes: extensive steppes, emerald fields, sandy deserts, turquoise lakes, snowy mountains, rapid rivers, a large quantity of flora and fauna with many rare and endangered species, historical and archeological places related to the Great Silk Road and natives preserving the traditions of their nomadic ancestors. Read the tour…

 

Kyrgyzstan trekking: Tour 04

Country: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Trekking tour

Time of the tour: 13 days

Places to visit: Bishkek City - Chon Kemin valley - Tamga - Barskoon gorge - Dunguromo Pass - Dugurotmo gorge - Chokolu Lake - Zauka Pass - Dzukuu gorge - Ashu Kashka Suu gorge - Ashu Tor Pass - Jukuchak gorge - Orto Bulak Pass - Kichi Kyzyl Suu gorge - Chon Kyzyl Suu gorge - Jili Suu - Kok Dzhayyk Pass - Jeti Oguz gorge - Karakol town - Kochkor village - Bishkek City

All of us were children and had our particular dreams. If your dream was to roam somewhere in wild nature, among gorges, mountains and alpine lakes, this tour is right for you. You are about to find the blissfully quiet place in our busy world. You were looking for a wonderful land of Kyrgyzstan. It is a memorable tour where you will not only see different kinds of mountains and the world's second largest celestial lake, but also get a taste of the traditional nomad's life while hiking along the Great Silk Road. Read the tour…

 

Kyrgyzstan trekking: Tour 05

Country: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Trekking tour

Time of the tour: 11 days

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Chon Sary Oi village - Orto-Koi Suu gorge - Kok-Airik Pass - Orto-Koi Suu River - Koi Suu River - Chon Kemin River - Djaman Suu River - Kara  Korum Pass - Kel Tor gorge - Kel Tor gorge - Kolkogur Lake - Kel Tor Pass (3490 m) - Kel Tor sourth gorge - Tamchi village - Bishkek

During this overwhelming tour you will have a great chance to experience yourself as if you as a real nomad. Also You will be able to visit the most striking parts of Kyrgyzstan. You will see our celestial mountains, alpine lakes and ancient architecture. This tour includes the most outstanding highlights of Kyrgyzstan that welcome so many groups of people from diverse countries. Read the tour…

 

Kyrgyzstan trekking: Tour 06

Country: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Trekking tour

Time of the tour: 11 days

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Tamga - Jukku gorge - pass Jukku - Ak-Shirak - Gorge Ashu-Tor - Gorge Chon-Kyzyl-Suu - Bishkek

This trip will comprise trek among beautiful gorges, mountains and celestial lakes in a wild nature. Believe us this tour is right for you! It is an unforgettable expedition where you experience the traditional nomad's life while hiking along our heavenly mountains; you will not only see different kinds of mountains, but also the world's 2nd largest alpine Lake Issyk - Kul! Read the tour…

 

Kyrgyzstan trekking: Tour 07

Country: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Trekking tour

Time of the tour: 7 days

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Chong Kyzyl Suu - Gorge Jukuchak - Pass Jukka - Chokoli Lakes - Syrthe Ak-Shirak - gorge Barskaun - Bishkek

We made a special tour and we want to present this perfect tour for tourists who like natural world and trekking. During this tour you will see our famous lake and real nomads. You will sleep not only in guesthouses but also in yurts - nomadic dwellings made of wood and felt. The journeying will take place on the southern shore of Issyk - Kul Lake. Welcome to our Celestial Kyrgyz Republic! Read the tour…