Family tour 3
Family tour 3
Time: 7 days
Highpoints: Bishkek - Ala Archa - Burana - Issyk Kul - Karakol - Jeti Oguz - Kochkor - Son Kul - Suusamir - Bishkek
Day 1: Bishkek - Ala Archa - Bishkek
When you travel in Kyrgyzstan and arrive at Manas International Airport, you will be met the driver who accompany you to the capital city of Kyrgyzstan - Bishkek. It will take just 30 minutes from the airport. In the time of Family tour 3 you will meet nowadays nomads and learn about their lifestyle. Today's tour is dedicated of visiting the Ala Archa gorge. The distance is just 45 km from the capital. We have no doubt you will be amazed by this wonderful park! In the course of tours in Kyrgyzstan you will have a lot of interesting places of visit and enjoy by stunning nature. We recommend you to have a short hiking trip and enjoy a picnic on open air. Afterwards we will return to Bishkek city and visit the Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, Old Square, National Philharmonic and others. Your night will be in a hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek - Burana - Issyk Kul northern shore
Waking up early in the morning you will be transferred to Issyk Kul Lake. Travelling there you will be impressed by celestial mountains. It is important to note that this lake is considered to be the second largest alpine lake in the world of 1608 m. above sea level. The fact is that this magical lake is never freezes! Thus it is salty. On the way we will continue our route to Burana Tower. It is historical building which was built in the 11th century. Also there is an open air museum of Balbals (stone warriors) which is dedicated to brave heroes who died protecting their Motherland. Later we will drive to Cholpon Ata city and visit local ethnography museum. Overnight will be spent in a hotel.
Day 3: Issyk Kul lake - Karakol
Having a hearty breakfast at 8 am, we will visit Karakol town. In this tour you will get to know impressive facts about local culture with your family. You will have the chance to see ancient stone inscriptions. They were found by shamans in 800 B.C. (2000 years ago). Later on we will move to the northern shore of the lake to Karakol city. We have no doubt you will like this city in your tours. Being there you will visit the Dungan mosque which famous to be built without metal ligaments. Also there is an old wooden Orthodox Church. Your night will be spent in a guesthouse.
Day 4: Karakol - Jeti Oguz - Issyk Kul southern shore - Kochkor
We are glad to present the next trip of visiting Jeti Oguz gorge or Seven Bulls. This gorge is famous for its seven rocks in a row. In addition you will see there The Broken Heart Mountain. Actually this gorge is famous for legends. For seeing panoramic views we recommend you to spend 20 minutes and go higher. Later on we will drive to Bokonbaeva village and meet with an eagle trainer or berkutchi. You will participate in eagle hunting and take photos with them. Then we will move to Kochkor village and see how Kyrgyz national felt carpets are made. You will spend the night in a homestay.
Day 5: Kochkor - Son Kul
In the time of Family tour 3 you will meet nowadays nomads and learn about their lifestyle. Today we will drive to the famous Son Kul lake. It is one of the most beautiful lakes in Kyrgyzstan surrounded by mountains, Son Kul lake is situated at an altitude of 3013 meters above sea level. In addition you will meet hospitable Kyrgyz families and learn more about their nomadic lifestyle. You will be inspired by flora and fauna of the unique nature! There are a lot of beautiful places for photo shoot. The night will be spent in nomadic dwellings - yurts!
Day 6: Son Kul - Suusamir - Bishkek
Getting acquainted with nomads, we will drive to Bishkek city. On your route you will be surprised by paved roads which make Kyrgyz nature magical! There are a lot virgin places you will not see anywhere else! On the way you will pass by the southern part of Kyrgyzstan and see panoramic views of Tue Ashuu pass which is more than 3000 meters high! We have no doubt you will like this fantastic trip with our team! Capture unforgettable moments of your holiday! Your night will be in the hotel.
Day 7: Bishkek - Airport
Morning transfer to airport.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-06 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 830 $
04 pax - 540 $
06 pax - 435 $
Single - 110 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 60 $
Half board - 90 $
Full board - 180 $
English speaking guide - 465 $ per group
To be 2 in one yurt (now 4 pax) - 15 $ per person
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
Issyk Kul - "Karven" Hotel 4*
Karakol - "Karagat" Hotel 4* or "Green Yard" Guesthouse
Kochkor - Homestay
Son Kul - Yurts, (4 pax in 1)
- Museum admissions
- Provision of mineral water
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide