Trekking in Kyrgyzstan
Trekking in Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan biking: Tour 07
Activity: Bike tour
Duration of the tour: 10 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Naryn town - Tash Rabat caravanserai - Moldo village - Son Kul lake - Kyzyl Korgon canyon - Bishkek city
You will visit the best attractions while biking in Kyrgyzstan, because this bike tour includes the most known highlights of Kyrgyz Republic. This adventure gives you a chance to discover the Land of Tien - Shan Mountains. Also you will be biking near famous Son Kul Lake that is situated on the altitude of 3016 m above the sea level. Son Kul is wild place where nomads still live in their collapsible nomadic dwellings - yurts.
Day 1: Arrival in Bishkek
You will be collected by your guide from the International Airport of Manas and accompanied to Bishkek (the capital of Kyrgyzstan). The drive to Bishkek will take half an hour. Upon arrival in Bishkek City you will start the day with a nice breakfast. You will have a rest after accommodation in the hotel***, which is located in the calm part of the city. Today an excursion to Natural Park Ala - Archa will be organized for you. The Natural Park of Ala - Archa is situated on the Kyrgyz Ridge (a spur of Tien-Shan), 45 km. south Bishkek, in the Gorge of Ala - Archa. To have a nice view of this famous Gorge you will go on the top of the mountain. Transfer to Bishkek. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. Overnight stay is in the hotel***.
Day 2: Bishkek - Naryn town
Breakfast. Transfer from Bishkek to the Village of Kichi - Naryn (2351m. alt.). After that you will cycle down to the confluence of Naryn and Kichi-Naryn Rivers. You will cycle to the town of Naryn (2050 m. alt.) along Naryn River. The road to Naryn will surprise you with the beauty of its amazing mountains. You will have many photo stops, because the whole way will be along incredible gorges. This day is an easy one. We will have lunch on the road. Cycling is on the main road. Naryn town was built right along the gorge near the longest river in Kyrgyzstan - Naryn; it is a long narrow town. The town is situated 2800 meters above the sea level and the mountains are very close to the town. As nomads, this night you spend in yurts.
Day 3: Transfer or Ride Naryn - Tash Rabat (Stone Castle from the 14th century) caravanserai (130 km)
This day you can ride or drive, as you want, from Naryn to the Great Silk Way Tash Rabat Caravanserai. Tash Rabat is located at a height 3200 m above sea level, in the very heart of Tian Shan Mountains. This building has no analogue in the world, for the reason that it was made of layered rock and beside that it was partly built inside the mountain. The walls width is about one meter. For medieval thieves there are also dungeons. Totally there are 31 rooms. Nearby Tash Rabat Caravanserai in yurts you will spend the night. Yurts are nomadic collapsible abodes that are made out of wood without using a single nail and felt.
Day 4: Ride (86 km) Tash Rabat - Moldo village
You will ride from Tash Rabat to Moldo village in the morning after packing your backpacks. At the time of Great Silk Road this way was used by ancient traders. It is a nice chance to feel that you ride along the same way! On camels and horses thousand of merchants with their goods were passing there from China. This is temperate difficulty cycling by the asphalt road along the Naryn Valley. Overnight stay is in tent camp at the altitude of 1670meters a. s. l.
Day 5: Moldo village - Son Kul Lake
This day you can ride or be transferred, according to your wish, (60 km) from Moldo village over the Kurtka Pass (3243m. alt.) to the 2nd biggest lake in Kyrgyz Republic - Son Kul. Son Kul Lake is the highest alpine lake in Kyrgyzstan that situated at the altitude of 3016 meters above sea level. It is surrounded by the mountains. Shepherds of the Naryn region come to the lake to use it as grassland. The Kyrgyz nomads with their families started to come to this wonderful area for rest and relaxation. The first part of cycling to the gorge entrance is with a slight descent and easy. We will enter a narrow gorge with high sharp rock walls; in some places up to 200 m. through a narrow spot. Here a steep ascent to the pass begins. The descent is easier and shorter. You will be free to walk around and enjoy the virgin nature of the lake and its environs after our arrival. Dinner. Overnight stay (3016 m. alt.) is in the collapsible nomadic dwellings - yurts.
Day 6: Son Kul Lake
This day we will spend at the Son Kul Lake. You will have an excellent opportunity to explore Kyrgyz nature and lifestyle by your self. You can ride along the lake on a horse, or just relaxing in the atmosphere of the wild, but calm nature. It is a great chance to get acquainted with nomadic traditions and culture. We will walk among the Tian-Shan Mountains where every nomad invites you to his yurt to taste a piece of bread and national staple drink made of mare's milk that is fermented - kumis. You will spend this night in the tent camp.
Day 7: Ride Son Kul lake - Kyzyl Korgon canyon (80km)
We will ride after the breakfast in the holy stones with ancient stone inscriptions (dating back to 800 B.C.) direction. After visiting the site of petroglyphs we leave Son Kul Lake and ride through Kara Keche pass (3381m) to the Djumgal Valley. Upon arrival we will have a walk in the region of red canyons, high mountains, rocks and snow peaks. Overnight stay is in tents.
Day 8: Ride Kyzyl Korgon - Bishkek city
We will drive in the morning to Bishkek. Through the views of the untouched nature you will be carried away by the amazing sceneries. You will have free time in Bishkek to go for shopping and just to walk. At 8 o'clock in the evening you will have a dinner in a restaurant. This night you will spend in the hotel***.
Day 9: Bishkek
This morning you will have a guided city tour. This tour includes the visiting of the Ala-Too Central Square, Art Gallery, Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Pobeda Square (Victory Square), the Museum of the Kyrgyz History, National Concert Hall and many other interesting sights. Afterwards we will visit famous oriental Osh bazaar. You will walk there and bargain for different goods. Then we will. At 7 o'clock in the evening a farewell dinner will be served. Overnight stay is in the hotel***.
Day 10: Transfer to the airport
At the time arranged beforehand according to your flight details your guide will meet you in your hotel and accompany you to the International Airport of Manas.
THE BEST BIKING TOUR: CELESTIAL MOUNTAINS
Tour: Celestial Mountains
Duration: 18 days
Do you want to have biking in celestial mountains and to visit at the same time many interesting places? So, we are ready to organize a cycling tour for you! You will enjoy your being in Kyrgyzstan because our country is an outstanding place for cycling! We have a great verity of landscapes and you will be surprised by quickly changeable views on your way!
It is not just riding a bike along our amazing mountains but also a real chance to get acquainted with nomadic lifestyle, traditions and customs! You will find out many incredible facts about Kyrgyz people and visit the best places of Kyrgyzstan as:
Issyk Kul Lake - the second largest mountain lake in the world!
Burana Tower - built in 11 century by Karahanids.
Stone warriors Balbals - statures made in 7 century for brave warriors!
Son Kul Lake - a hidden lake in the mountains where real nomads live!
Kochkor museum - a home museum with examples of national Kyrgyz handicraft!
Tash Rabat Caravanserai - Stone Castle from the 14th century.
Mountains, Mountains, Mountains - amazing nature of Kyrgyzstan will surprise you!
Also we paid special attention on meeting with local people. During the tour you will have a chance to communicate with Kyrgyz people that live in far small villages and even in yurts! At this place you will have an opportunity to try our famous national drink Kumis - it is fermented mare's milk! Also when you are in Kochkor village you will see the way our national felt carpets are produced - and you will even participate in it! According to the program we included for you some nights in yurts to let you feel as if you are a real nomad! This tour has such places as bazaars where it still possible to bargain for goods and that is very colorful and bright. On the way you will spend some nights with local people in home stays to find out more about us. In this tour we included even visiting places with 2000 old stone patterns that were made for Gods. And of course you will meet real nomads in the mountains!!!
Our company has a long experience and that is why our prices are the best in Kyrgyzstan!
I hope you will like the tour and then we will meet you soon here!
Also you can have a look at other biking tours:
Kyrgyzstan biking: Tour 01
Activity: Bike tour
Duration of the tour: 8 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Kayindi village - Keuk-Ayrik pass - Chon Sary Oi village - Tamchi village - Kochkor - Sarybulak - Jalpak pass - Bishkek city
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Kyrgyzstan biking: Tour 02
Activity: Bike tour
Duration of the tour: 12 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Kochkor - Sarybulak - Kichi-Naryn - Naryn town - Son Kul lake - Kyzyl Korgon canyon - Kyrk-Kyz pass - Ter Jailak pass - Toluk village - Toktogul village - Bishkek city
If you want to explore really wild places, we want to present you a biking tour that takes place in the mountains of celestial Kyrgyz Republic. It is an ideal opportunity to feel the nature, because you will ride your bike in places that are so distant from civilization. The way will be passing through untouched mountain gorges where it is still possible to meet genuine nomads. You will see yurts - nomadic felt dwellings, on the way. The owners of these mountain house will invite you for a cup of tea or kymis (traditional Kyrgyz drink). Read the tour…
Kyrgyzstan biking: Tour 03
Activity: Bike tour
Duration of the tour: 11 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Dzhylangach river - Kichi-Naryn - Naryn town - Tash Rabat caravanserai - Moldo village - Son Kul lake - Bishkek city
The celestial mountains of Kyrgyzstan have lots of roads, which are just right for the biking tours. You will see our amazing nature and mountain lakes that are situated in the hidden places of Kyrgyzstan. You will be shocked by the quantity of incredible panorama views and you will never forget this tour. here are almost no people and you can visit the world's most untouched places. Kyrgyzstan is the finest place to have a cycle tour! Read the tour…
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