As to self - drive routes, we recommend you to travel in Kyrgyzstan and find stunning places as offers beautiful mountain ranges, lakes, rivers, villages, steppes, valleys, gorges, peaks and others.
In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will notice 70% of destroyed roads. Our company is ready to provide you with comfortable 4WD off-road tours in Kyrgyzstan and help to explore the country.
Moreover, you will have opportunity to take wonderful 4WD tours and drive along country from the north to south.
Speaking of a tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will start your trip in beautiful Ala Archa National Park, which is located in 45 km from Bishkek and lies on a spur of the Tien Shan mountain range. Get impression of walking through the stunning gorge and enjoy panoramic view in the park.
It comes as no surprise that, Kyrgyzstan is going to amaze you by Chon Kemin gorge. It is ideal place to ride a horse and enjoy outstanding forests among great mountains.
Furthermore, you will have opportunity to visit stunning Issyk Kul Lake! During your tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will find entertainments as treks, hikes, beaches and of course spa. Being in Kyrgyzstan, you must visit Grigoryevskoe and Semenovskoe gorges, Jeti Oguz gorge, Barskoon waterfalls and Fairy Tale (Skazka) Canyon!
What matters here is visiting famous Karakol city, where you will enjoy not only ski, but also see outstanding modern green streets and visit cultural places as the Russian Orthodox Church, Dungan Mosque and Memorial Museum of N. M. Przhevalsky. In addition, we recommend you to see nomad's lifestyle by visiting animal market on Sunday.
Travelling in Kyrgyzstan will introduce you by small nomadic Kochkor village, where you can spend time with hospitable Kyrgyz families, taste national food, listen traditional music and of course carpets which are famous in Kyrgyzstan.
As for other trips, you are going to visit Tash Rabat and Son Kul Lake in tours in Kyrgyzstan. The thing is the caravanserai Tash Rabat is a place, where traders crossed the Great Silk Road. Son Kul is a beautiful lake, which is situated in northern Naryn Province and lies at the altitude of 3016 m (9895 feet) above sea level. In the course of a tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will stun landscape surrounded by green meadows and fields. In mountains, weather is cool even in summer. The average temperature is about 11 ˚ C (52˚ F) and below at night.
To add to it, travellers like to visit an ancient Osh city. It is situated near Uzbekistan and lies at the head of the Fergana valley. Here you can cross the nearby Dostuk border crossing and get followed destination.
Moving on, you are going to drive along outstanding Jalal-Abad city and see mausoleums and Uzgen minaret. In Kyrgyzstan, you will most beautiful Arslanbob walnut forest where you can see waterfalls and lakes. During your tour in Kyrgyzstan, you will have opportunity to see fruit trees as apple, pear, cherry plum and others.
Course of a tour in Kyrgyztsan is going to impress you by seeing the giant Toktogul water reservoir in Naryn region. It occupies approximately 284 square kilometers. In addition, you will see stunning valleys of the northern Tien Shan as Suusamyr valley. It is located in Talas region between Alatau and the Kyrgyz Range. We have no doubt that; you will want to come back in Kyrgyzstan again.
Self-drive routes in Kyrgyzstan
Day 1: Bishkek - Ala Archa - Bishkek
Day 2: Bishkek - Chon Kemin
Day 3: Chon Kemin - Issyk Kul lake northern shore
Day 4: Issyk Kul northern shore - Grigorievskoye - Karakol
Day 5: Karakol - Jeti Oguz (overnight) - Issyk Kul southern shore - Kochkor
Day 6: Kochkor - Kichi Naryn - Naryn (or drive directly to Tash Rabat via Dolon pass)
Day 7: Naryn - Tash Rabat
Day 8: Tash Rabat - Son Kul
Day 9: Son Kul - Kyzyl Oi
Day 10: Kyzyl Oi - Bishkek
Additional routs are:
Day 09: Son Kul - Kazarman
Day 10: Kazarman - Osh
Day 11: Osh - Arslanbob
Day 12: Arslanbob - Toktogul
Day 13: Toktogul - Bishkek
Day 14: Flight