Kyrgyzstan tour 4
Activity: Cultural tour
Duration: 7 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Arslan bob - Kazarman village - Tash Rabat Caravanserai - Son Kul Lake - Kochkor village - Burana Tower - BishkekThis wonderful will give you the opportunity to visit north and south of Kyrgyz Republic. This adventure comprises the most outstanding tourist attractions of Kyrgyzstan that create a center of attention for many people. You will see the heavenly mountains, alpine lakes and middle century architecture. It is a great chance to live in the nomadic conditions and to familiarize with striking nomadic culture.
Day 1: Bishkek - Arslan bob
Breakfast is at 8 o'clock in the morning. Transfer from Bishkek city to Arslan Bob walnuts bearing forests by car. Along the whole way to the forest you will see plenty of charming places that will astound you by their splendor. Arslan Bob Village lies itself at 1700 meters above sea level. Arslan Bob is one of the most celebrated places in Kyrgyz republic. There are trees that reach 30 meters in a high with two meter thick trunks. These forests grow on the mountain slopes of Chatkal and Fergana mountain ranges, along river banks at the altitude of between 1000 and1800 meters above sea level. You will spend this night in the home stay of the local family.
Day 2: Arslan bob - Kazarman village
Breakfast. Transfer back to Uzgen town in order to cross the Mountains of Pamir - Alai and to drive in the Tien Shan Mountain system heart. On our way we will see stunning mountains and you will have a great chance to take pleasure in its sceneries. In Kazarman you will have a dinner just after your arrival. You will spend a night in the home stay.
Day 3: Kazarman - Tash Rabat Caravanserai (Stone Castle from the 14th century)
Breakfast is at 8 o'clock. Transfer from Kazarman Village to the Great Silk Road Tash Rabat Caravanserai. You will be carried away by the remarkable scenery offered through views the untouched nature. Tash Rabat is situated at the very heart of Tian Shan Mountains. The building is a unique one. And it has no analogue in the whole world, because it was made of stones and furthermore it was built inside a mountain at a height 3200 m above sea level. In total there are 31 rooms in the mountain. There are also dungeons for medieval culprits. The walls thickness is 1 meter. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m. in the yurt camp. You will spend the night near by the Tash - Rabat caravanserai in yurts.
Day 4: Tash Rabat - Son Kul Lake
Breakfast. Transfer from Tash - rabat Caravanserai to the 2nd largest and the highest alpine lake in Kyrgyzstan Son Kul. On the way lunch will be taken. Son Kul Lake is surrounded by mountains and it is situated at the altitude of 3013 meters a. s. l. The Kyrgyz nomads started to come to this wonderful area and to use it as a pastureland. You will be free to walk around and enjoy the virgin nature of the lake and its surroundings after our arrival. Dinner. Overnight stay is in nomadic collapsible habitations - yurts. Yurts are manufactured without a single nail, and are made of a wooden skeleton, covered with thin felt mats.
Day 5: Son Kul Lake - Kochkor village
Strengthening breakfast. Transfer (185 km) from Son Kul Lake to Kochkor village. You will meet a family in Kochkor Village that can demonstrate you the way of how national bright felt carpets are produced. During this felt show you even can make your own carpet. Overnight stay is in the guesthouse. With a local family you will have a traditional Kyrgyz dinner.
Day 6: Kochkor village - Burana Tower - Bishkek
Breakfast is at 8 o'clock in the morning. Transfer from the Village of Kochkor to Bishkek city. We will stop on the way to visit Burana Tower - minaret of 11 century and the cemetery of Balbans (stone warriors). When you will come in Bishkek you will have a city tour. Overnight is in the hotel***. A farewell dinner is served in the restaurant at 7 p.m.
Day 7: Bishkek - Europe
At the time arranged previously according to your flight details your guide will collect you from the hotel and accompany you to the International Airport of Manas.