The spirit of ancient
Day 1: Torugart - Tash Rabat
Welcome to Kyrgyzstan, we are glad to see you! Today your Kyrgyz driver will pick you up at the Chinese-Kyrgyz border at 12 o'clock. Then you will drive to Tash Rabat Caravanserai and explore it. Caravanserai "Tash-Rabat" is a unique architectural monument of the early middle ages, the appearance of which is more specifically dated to the 15th century, and one of the main archaeological attractions of Kyrgyzstan, which has become a symbol of the mountain architecture of Tenir-Too. There are 31 rooms in Tash Rabat. The walls are 1 m thick. The caravanserai was located on the trade route that then connected the Chui and Ferghana valleys with Kashgar. You will have a traditional dinner and the night you will spend in yurts near Tash Rabat Caravanserai.
Day 2: Tash Rabat - Kichi Naryn - Kochkor
Today you are going to drive to Kochkor village through breathtaking Kichi Naryn gorge. You will transfer along stunning gorge and the road will be over mountain pass that is 3 000 meters high. Kochkor is a small town in the Naryn region of Kyrgyzstan, located at an altitude of about 2000 m. In Kochkor you will direct to a family that will show you how our national felt carpets are made. The most popular type of felt carpet in Kyrgyzstan today is the shyrdak. It is made using mosaic technology, which is one of the most complexes, while one of the most important qualities of the shirdak is considered to be durability. The average service life of a shyrdak is about 100 years, sometimes even more. You even can make your own carpet together with them. You will have a chance to visit a small handicraft museum there. There are examples of silver decorations, coats made of wolfs, horse saddle decorations, carpets and many other things. Overnight will be in a home stay.
Day 3: Kochkor - Bishkek
In the morning you will be transferred to Bishkek city. On the way you will discover Burana Tower. Burana tower in Kyrgyzstan is considered the earliest and most outstanding architectural structure in Central Asia. The word "Burana" means "minaret". Similar structures were erected near the Cathedral mosques. The tower consists of several elements: the Foundation, podium, plinth and trunk. On the territory of an outstanding architectural complex there is a Museum with finds discovered here. You will have a chance to observe an open air museum of Balbals (stone warriors). Balbals collected from destroyed ancient Turkic burial grounds, which are stone sculptures with detailed study of facial features, clothing, jewelry, headdress, weapons. You will have a city tour in the second half of the day in Bishkek. Bishkek-the capital of Kyrgyzstan with a population of about 1 million people, is located in the Chui valley at the Northern foot of the Kyrgyz Ala-Too on a sloping plain, at an altitude of 700-900 meters above sea level. In the course of the tour you will explore Pobeda Square (Victory Square) this memorial is dedicated to the 40th anniversary of the victory of the Soviet troops over the Nazis. It was erected in 1985 on Victory square, Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, Old Square, National Philharmonic, and many others tourist's attractions. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Bishkek - Ala Archa - Bishkek
In the morning you are going to departure to Ala Archa gorge. this is one of the most famous sights of Kyrgyzstan. The Ala-Archa gorge is located in the Chui region and is a National Park. Every year, this high-altitude gorge receives hundreds of thousands of tourists, both local and foreign. You will have an opportunity to have a short hiking tour and enjoy observing fascinating panoramic view of the gorge. Then you will drive back to Bishkek and you will explore our Asian Bazaar. Everything is sold here: food, clothing, Souvenirs, household items, carpets, fabrics and much more. Don't miss a chance to take colorful photos! Night will be spent in the hotel.
Day 5: Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport. This is the end of your wonderful tour in Kyrgyzstan.
02 pax - Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax - Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax - 670 $
04 pax - 400 $
06 pax - 305 $
08 pax - 255 $
10 pax - 225 $
Single - 55 $
Half board - 55 $
Full board - 110 $
English speaking guide - 380 $ per group
To be 2 in a yurt (now 4 in 1) - 15 $ per person
Tash Rabat - Yurts (4 pax in 1)
Kochkor - Homestay
Bishkek - "Discovery" 3* or "Garden" 4*
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide