Traditional tour 3
Duration of tour: 7 days
Highlights: Bishkek - Issyk Kul - Bokonbaevo - Kyzyl Tuu - Kochkor - Son Kul - Tash Rabat - Bishkek
Day 1: Bishkek - Issyk Kul southern shore - Bokonbaevo
Our company is glad to welcome you to travel in Kyrgyzstan, and the first destination is the Manas International Airport. After the meeting we drive right to the famous pearl of the country - Issyk Kul Lake. It seems to be an interesting creation of nature, it never freezes. It means that in case guests come here in the winter, they still can watch the water breezing. The name is translated as "hot lake". Probably due to the idea of high level of salt. Then we move along the southern shore of the lake, and take a trip to the Bokonbaevo village. The village is well-visited, as overseers as well as local people have a desire to watch eagle hunting show. Berkuts are amazing birds, being here you will be surely amazed. The night will be in the yurts.
Day 2: Bokonbaevo - Kyzyl Tuu - Kochkor
Kyzyl Tuu village is the next point of the Traditional tour 3 today, and it is peculiar for holding master-classes. They are based on usual Kyrgyz National activities and way of life. So, being here, welcome to boorsok creation master class and the yurt setting up master class. We are glad to provide all the necessary details of the main dwelling of the people of Kyrgyzstan - it is made of a wood basement with the covering made of felt. Boorsok is said to be the main decoration of the table, seems to be delicious along with jam. The family of the locals will be glad to welcome to try delicious food of their culture. Then we are driving to the Kochkor village, the night in the homestay.
Day 3: Kochkor - Son Kul
This day is going to be devoted to the visiting of Son Kul Lake. The lake is at the height of 3016m above sea level, so it may be rather cold there, even in the summer. The main feature of mountains is seen in lowering of temperatures every new altitude. The territories of the lake are indescribable, the mountains surrounding the clear water of the lake, the lake bursting under the sun... Here guests can get acquainted with the nomads and watch the way of their usual life. The cattle use the territories as pastures. The night will be organized in the yurts, so you will see the dwelling from inside, though there will be provided all necessary comforts.
Day 4: Son Kul - Tash Rabat
Today the group is going to witness the famous building, made of stone and located far in the mountains with no any building at the outskirts. It is the Tash Rabat. The caravanserai is the state of the traders going along the Great Silk Road, as consider some of the people. According to other notions, it used to be the prison that is why the location can be described. There will be the excursion, though the people having visited the place say it makes them feel strange. Travel at the altitude of 3200m above sea level, and you will see the fabulous beauties of landscapes. The night is going to be in the nomadic yurts.
Day 5: Tash Rabat - Bishkek
This day will be in the way back to Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan. But on our way guests will make a tour to the traditional Burana Tower. It is an interesting creation of the human, is also said to be the base of various people along the Great Silk Road. The balbals protect the land; they create the atmosphere of the ancient times to come our days. It is known that the tower was built in the 11th century, approximately. Moreover, it used to be 45m high. But in some period of time it also completely disappeared, and thanks to the investigators of the Soviet Union, it became one of the significant sites of the country again. On coming to the capital, the night will be organized in the hotel.
Day 6: Bishkek - Ala Archa - Bishkek
We will not let you leave the country without seeing the Ala Archa National Park. It is said to be the gorge, preserved by the government. The people can come here and enjoy the purity of nature. It is demanded to follow the rules of the place, not to pollute the environment and it is prohibited to hurt the animals. Then guests will return to Bishkek for the city trip. Everyone will go along Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, Old Square, National Philharmonic. After a long day all will spend the night in the hotel.
Day 7: Bishkek - Airport
Morning transfer to airport.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-08 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 845 $
04 pax - 515 $
06 pax - 395 $
08 pax - 335 $
10 pax - 300 $
Single - 95 $
Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 60 $
Half board - 90 $
Full board - 180 $
English speaking guide - 455 $ per group
To be 2 in one yurt (now 4 pax) - 45 $ per person
- Folklore show
Bokonbaevo - Yurts (4 pax in 1)
Kochkor - Homestay
Son Kul - Yurts, (4 pax in 1)
Tash Rabat - Yurts, (4 pax in 1)
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
- Boorsok master class
- Yurt setting master class
- Admission tickets to all museums
- Mineral water supply
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide