Our company organizes jeep tour in Kyrgyzstan (Central Asia). First class drivers and best guides will make your jeep tour comfortable and interesting. Explore our country with a knowledgeable local guide and driver, take a look, don’t miss anything!
- Swim in Lake Issyk-Kul
- Wander the Soviet streets of Bishkek.
- Witness the skill of a traditional eagle hunter
- Ride a horse up to Son Kul Lake, the gem among all Kyrgyzstan’s mountain lakes
- Experience the hustle and bustle of oriental bazaars
Duration: 8 Days
Combined tour: trekking
Best season: middle of July – middle of September
Description of jeep tour
Price for a jeep tour in USD
Arrival in Bishkek early in the morning. Transfer to the hotel. Lunch. City tour in Bishkek with visiting oriental colorful market Osh bazaar the mail highlight of the day, Oak Park, Ala-Too Square, Statue of Manas and Philharmonic Hall. Dinner in the local restaurant. Optionally for additional price it is possible to have the Folklore show during the dinner. Accommodation in the hotel Asia Mountains
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: beginning of day – 700 m in Bishkek
Breakfast. Transfer to Chon Kemin valley. On the way a visit to Burana tower the remaining of Karakhanid Empire in Central Asia (11 c). Lunch upon arrival to the Guesthouse. After lunch. Hiking to the Kalmak Ashuu gorge to the panorama view point about 2 hours. Optionally it is possible to see the National Horse Games or have horse ride. Dinner and accommodation in the Mountain Guesthouse Ashu.
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: start point – 800 m in Bishkek, Kalmak Ashu village 1750 m)
Breakfast. Optionally Meeting with staff for white water rafting. Rafting along the Chon-Kemin River. Distance for rafting is about 20 km. Difficulty of rafting is soft. Time for rafting: 30 minutes for instruction, 2 hours rafting on the water. Alternatively, transfer to boom canyon and have light hiking for about 2 hours.
After rafting transfer to Tepke Village (320 km) along the Northern shore of Issy-Kul. Lunch. Visit the Open Air Museum of Petrogliphs in Cholpon-Ata city. The Open Air Museum, sometimes referred as a Stone Garden, covers some 42 hectares and contains a number of prehistoric monumental structures (stone circles, tombs, the remains of a boundary stonewall, balbals) and Petroglyphs (dating from the II millennium BC up to the Middle Ages up to the VI century AD). Excursion to the Farm in Tepke village. The owners of farm are breading Kyrgyz type of horses. It will be presentation about Kyrgyz horses.
Dinner and Accommodation in the family in Tepke.
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: in Kalmak Ashu village 1750 m, end of day -1650m in Tepke)
After breakfast. Transfer to Karakol town (20 km). If this day will be Sunday then visit the Sunday Animal Market in Karakol. City tour in Karakol. Visiting Prjevalskiy (famous Russian traveler) museum, Russian Orthodox Church, Muslim mosque in Dungan style. Lunch in Uighur family (small Muslim nationality migrated from China).
After lunch transfer to Tamga village (120 km). On the way, visit the famous Jety Oguz valley on the way. The road goes along the southern shore of the lake Issyk Kul. It is the second largest mountain lake in the world after Titicaca in South America. Dinner and accommodation in the Yurt camp on the shore of the lake.
Possible Option : on the 10th of August Drive to Bokonbaevo village along the southern shore of Issyk Kul to participate in Birds of Prey festival 2018. Eagle and Falcon hunting, National food and music will be on the festival. All day in the festival. In the afternoon drive to Tamga.. Dinner and accommodation in the Guesthouse
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: in Tepke – 1650m in Tepke, end of day -1600m in Tamga)
Breakfast. Transfer to Tosor Pass. Today you will go off-road over the Tosor pass (3893 m). Amazing view of the white caped high peaks and a small mountain lake surrounded by mountains. Descend down to the tent camp. Lunch in the camp. After lunch, continue trip to Kochkor. The road is gravel but beautiful.
. During the dinner, you will test traditional Kyrgyz meal at the hosted family. Overnights stay in the family guesthouse.
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: beginning of day – 1600m in Tamga, highest point in the end of day – 3893 m in Tosor Pass, end of the day -1750 in Kochkor village))
After breakfast, visiting woman group who is producing traditional nomads carpets from the felt, which call “Shiyrdak’” and “Ala Kiiz” the highlight of the day. You can see the processing the carpet production for about 1 hour. Visit the Souvenir shop where you can by the product of the cooperative. Transfer to Kyzart pass the start point of trek (80 km, about 1 -1.5 hour driving). Meeting with trekking staff. Soft trek about 4 hours to the pasture Kelimche (12 km). Hike along the Chaar-Archa Valley and eat a tasty lunch by the racing river, with views of holy 4400 m Baba-Ata Mountain. Sated, ford the river and follow the trail over verdant hills to Kilemche Jailoo. The name means “like a carpet,” and this swathe of grass covers whole mountain ranges, with shadings as subtle as any shyrdak. Dinner in yurts of the shepherds. Overnight stay in yurts of the shepherds. (4 people in one Yurt) . 3-4 hours of the trekking, 12 km per day.
(Meal: B/Lunch boxes/D)
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: beginning of day – 1750 m in Kochkor, start of trek – 2400 m in Kyzart, highest point in the end of day – 2800 m in Kelimche)
Breakfast in yurts. Spend the morning climbing to Jalgyz Karagai pass (3300 m), over the Song-Kol Mountains and into the lake’s basin on altitude 3030m. The morning climb affords wonderful views of Kilemche jailoo and the panorama view of Song-Kul Lake from the top of the pass, the main highlight of the day. The pass itself is rocky and exciting. From the pass, Song-Kol is still distant, but as you hike down the slopes, it gets larger and larger; the mountains on the other side get higher and higher, until finally the lake fills most of your field of view and the southern mountains tower above it. Free time in the afternoon for the excursion to the lake. . Local people call the pasture around the lake as nomad’s paradise. Hundreds of local shepherd stay during the summer in the area around Song-Kul Lake and using local traditional felt houses yurta to stay on the pasture Lunch and dinner in yurts. Overnights stay in Yurt camp (2 people in one Yurt ). 4-5 hours of the trekking, 13 km per day.
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: beginning of day – 2800 m in Kelimche, highest point – 3320 m on the pass Jalgyz-Karagai, in the end of day – 3030 m on Song-Kul)
Breakfast. Transfer to Kazarman. The road goes over the Moldo Ashuu pass (3246 m). The panorama view to Naryn valley and river is incredible and mountainous beautiful serpentine road is the main highlight of the day. All the way until Kazarman, the road is gravel. After arrival to Kazarman dinner and overnight in the family run accommodation, (the conditions are very simple).
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: beginning of day – 3030 m Song Kul, start, highest point in 3246m Moldo Ashu Pass. in the end of day – 1360 m in Kazarman)
Early breakfast. Transfer to start point of the trek. Full day radial trek to Saimaluu-Tash – mountain field with stone inscriptions. Visit petroglyph’s site with 1000 of petroglyph stones, the main highlight of the day. Come back late afternoon to the cars and transfer to Kazarman. Overnight and dinner in family run accommodation.
(Meal: B/Lunch Boxes/D)
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: start point of the trek– 2100 m, highest point – 3100 m in Saimaluu-Tash, end of day – 1360 m in Kazarman)
Transfer to Arslanbob village (300 km). Road goes over beautiful Kog Art Pass (3300 m). Picnic for lunch Dinner and overnight in family run accommodation.
Main highlight: Arslabob is the biggest in the world natural walnut forests in the world. According legends it takes origin from warrior of Alexander the Great.
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: beginning of day – 1360 m, highest point – 3062 m on Kog Art Pass, end of day – 1600 m in Arslanbob village)
Full day in Arslanbob. Hiking in the walnut forest, visit the waterfall and panorama view point. optionally possible to organise the horse riding. Dinner and overnight in family run accommodation.
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: 1600 m in Arslanbob village)
After breakfast transfer to Osh. On the way a visit to Uzgen to have a look to the tower and mausoleum (11-12 C). Osh is the second largest city in Kyrgyzstan, located in the Fergana Valley in the south of the country and often referred to as the “capital of the south”. Osh is a lively place, with the largest and most crowded outdoor market, we will visit the market and will see all the colours.
Main highlight of the day: Just in the center of the City the Suleiman Mountain is situated. It was once a major place of Muslim and pre-Muslim pilgrimage. The visit of the mountain and of the museum and Babur’s House (conqueror from Central Asia) in it. Farwell dinner in the local restaurant. Overnight in “Sun Rise” hotel.
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: 1600 m in Arslanbob village, end of the day – 500 m in Osh)
Transfer to Aiport in the morning. Flight to Bishkek about 1 hour. Meet at Bishkek with Minibus. Transfer to the hotel. Transfer to Ala Archa National Park 30 km. Walking excursion. Transfer Back to Bishkek. Farewell dinner in the local restaurant. Optionally it is possible organize the Folklore show during the dinner. Accommodation in the hotel Asia Mountains.
(Altitudes above sea level during the day: 500m in Osh, end of the day – 700 m in Bishkek)
Transfer to the airport. Return flight.
- Double room accommodation in hotels and guesthouses
- Four-people accommodation in the Shepherds yurt camp at Kilemche
- Two-people accommodation in the NoviNomad yurt camp at Song Kul
- Three time meal and mineral water during the tour
- English speaking tour guide in Kyrgyzstan
- Entry fees to museums
- Flight ticket Osh-Bishkek
- Transport for transfers and excursions
- For group 4-5 pax +1 TL -2 minivans 4×4
- Single room accommodation in hotels
- Alcohol and soft drinks
- Horses for riding in Son-Kul
- International flight tickets
- Cost for the Kyrgyz visa
- Porter service in the airport and hotels
- Folklore program
- Horse Games
The price of the tour does not include the cost of international and domestic flight tickets. But if you want, we can organize international flight tickets with TURKISH AIRLINES via Istanbul, AIR ASTANA via Nur-Sultan or AEROFLOT via Moscow.
Flight tickets with TURKISH AIRLINES via Istanbul: is 650-900 EURO per person
Flight tickets with AIR ASTANA VIA NUR-SULTAN: is 650-900 EURO per person
Flight tickets with AEROFLOT via Moscow: is 650-900 EURO per person
Bishkek –– Asia Mountains hotel 3 *
Chon Kemin –– Guesthouse Ashu (double room accommodation) toilet and shower in the room
Tepke –– Family guesthouse (double room accommodation) toilet and shower in the rooms
South Shore –– Yurt camp, 4 people accommodation in one Yurt (nice and clean2 European toilets and 2 showers)
Kochkor –– Family guesthouse (double room accommodation) toilet and shower to shear (3 toilets and showers)
Kilemche –– Yurt camp, four people accommodation in One Yurt (simple toilet facilities)
Song Kul –– Yurt camp, 2 people accommodation in one Yurt (nice and clean 4 European toilets and 2 showers)
Kazarman –– Family run simple guesthouse, 2 people in the room, (toilet and shower to shear 1 toilet and 1 shower)
Arslanbob –– Family run simple guesthouse, 2 people in the room, (and shower to shear 1 toilet and 1 shower)
Osh –– Good quality Sun Rise hotel 3* (toilet and shower in the room)