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Eagle hunting in Kyrgyzstan


Small wonder that, eagle hunting in Kyrgyzstan is very popular among travellers. In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will have opportunity to see different kind wild birds which are practiced around the 12th and 13th centuries.

When you travel in Kyrgyzstan, you will get acquainted with berkutchi who trains birds. He is highly respected in Kyrgyzstan. Moreover, not everyone can be berkutchi. It is expensive skill and passed from generation to generation. In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan, you are going to meet by berkutchi and get master classes of bird train. We are sure that you will like in in your tours in Kyrgyzstan.

The next bird you are going to meet in tours in Kyrgyzstan is the berkut (golden eagles). It is famous for its golden feathers at the back of its head. Furthermore, they like hunting hares, foxes and lynxes. Female birds are stronger than male birds and able to hunt wolves. In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will have opportunity to hunt with them and get inspiration of it. It is worth saying that, the life span of golden eagles is about 40-50 years. They usually trained for birth for 3-4 years and only after 20 years, they are ready for freedom.  If you plan to travel in Kyrgyzstan, you must take into account that, the hunting season start from late October and lasts for about 4 months.

Demonstration of eagles is presented in Issyk Kul, Naryn region. Price: $100 per group.