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
Our country attracts a lot of people, who are fond of biking. And they always want to come back to Kyrgyzstan one more time. You will visit the best places of interest in the republic while biking. This bike tour includes the most known things to see of Kyrgyz Republic. You will biking near the famous Lake of Son Kul that is situated at the altitude of 3016 m. a. s. l. It is a wild place where the Kyrgyz nomads still live in their felt abodes. This adventure gives you a chance to discover the Land of Tien Shan Mountains and to have a rest in its remarkable gorges.
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). Transfer to Bishkek City takes 30 minutes. After accommodation in the hotel*** that is situated in the tranquil part of the city you will have a rest and then start the day with a breakfast. This day you will have an excursion to the Natural Park of Ala - Archa, which is situated 45 km from Bishkek, on the Kyrgyz ridge (a spur of Tien-Shan), in the Gorge of Ala - Archa. To have a nice view of this famous gorge you will go on the top of a mountain. Transfer back to Bishkek City. At 7 p.m. traditional dinner will be served. Overnight stay is in the hotel***.
Day 2: Bishkek - Naryn Town
We will be transferred to Kichi-Naryn Village (2351m. alt.) after breakfast and you will cycle down to the confluence of Naryn and Kichi-Naryn Rivers. You will ride to the town of Naryn (2050 m. a. s. l.) along Naryn River. The road to Naryn will surprise you with its beauty and amazing mountains. The whole way will be along incredible gorges and you will have many stops for taking photos. This day is easy one. Lunch will be on the road. Naryn town is situated very close to the mountains, at the altitude of 2800 meters a. s. l. Naryn was built right along the gorge near the longest river in Kyrgyzstan - Naryn; it is long and narrow town. You spend this night in yurts, as nomads do. Yurts are nomadic collapsible habitations that are made out of wood without using a single nail and covered with felt.
Day 3: Transfer or Ride Naryn - Tash Rabat Caravanserai (Stone Castle) (130 km.)
This day you can ride or drive, as you want, from Naryn to the Great Silk Road Tash Rabat Caravanserai. Tash Rabat is located at the very heart of Tian Shan Mountains, at a height 3200 meters a. s. l. It has no analogue in the world, because it was made of layered rock and moreover it was built inside the mountain. Tash Rabat was constructed according to the opinion of the scientists approximately in the 14th century A. D. There are 31 rooms in total. The walls thickness is about one meter. There are also dungeons for medieval culprits. This night you will spend near by the Tash Rabat in yurt camp.
Day 4: Ride (86 km) Tash Rabat - Moldo village
After packing your backpacks, in the morning, you will cycle from Tash Rabat to the Village of Moldo. This way was used by ancient traders at the time of Great Silk Road. It is a nice chance to feel that you ride along the same route. Thousand of traders with their goods were passing there from China on horses and camels. This is temperate complexity ride along the Naryn Valley by the asphalt road. Night is in the tent camp at the altitude of 1670meters above sea level.
Day 5: Moldo Village - Son Kul Lake
This day you can cycle from Moldo Village or to be transferred (60 km) over the Kurtka Pass (3243m. alt.) to the 2nd biggest lake in Kyrgyz Republic - Son Kul. Son Kul Lake is surrounded by mountains and it is the highest alpine lake in Kyrgyzstan, situated at an altitude of 3016 meters above sea level. Herders of the Naryn region come to the lake to use it as grassland. Kyrgyz nomads started to come to this wonderful area with their families for rest and relaxation. The first part of cycling to the gorge entrance is with a slight descent, but easy. There is a narrow spot where we will enter a narrow gorge with high sharp rock walls, in some places up to 200 m. A steep ascent to the Pass begins here. Descent is easier and shorter. You will be free to explore and enjoy the virgin nature of the lake and its surrounds after our arrival. Dinner. Overnight stay (3016 m. alt.) is in collapsible nomadic abodes - yurts. Yurt represents wooden carcass that is covered with thin felt mats.
Day 6: Son Kul Lake
This day you will have enough free time in the Kyrgyz paradise, at Son Kul Lake. You will have an excellent opportunity to explore Kyrgyz nature and lifestyle on your own. It is a great opportunity to familiarize with nomadic culture and traditions. Optionally, you can ride on a horse along the lake or just relax in the atmosphere of the wild, but calm nature. We will walk among the Tian - Shan Mountains where every nomad invites you to his yurt to try national staple drink made of mare's milk - kymis. You will spend this night in tent camp.
Day 7: Ride Son Kul Lake - Kyzyl Korgon Canyon (80km)
We will ride after the breakfast in the direction of the sacred stones with ancient (dating back to 800 B.C.) carvings on them. After visiting the site of petroglyphs we will leave Son Kul Lake and ride through Kara Keche Pass (3381m) to the Djumgal Valley. It is a region of red canyons, rocks, high mountains and snowy peaks. Upon arrival we will have a walk in the Red Canyons. Overnight stay is in the tent camp.
Day 8: Ride Kyzyl Korgon - Bishkek city
We will drive to Bishkek City in the morning. You will be carried away by the remarkable sceneries offered through views of wild natural world. You will have free time in the city to go shopping and to walk. You will have a dinner in a restaurant in the evening. You will spend this night in the hotel***.
Day 9: Bishkek
This morning we will have a city tour. This city tour includes the visiting of the central Ala-Too Square, Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Pobeda Square (Victory Square), the History Museum, National philharmonic, Oriental Bazaar, Art Gallery and many other interesting places. After that we will visit famous Osh Bazaar. You will walk there and bargain for different goods and you will have a feeling as if you are 1000 years ago. At 7 o'clock a farewell dinner will be served. Overnight stay is in the hotel***.
Day 10: Transfer to the airport
At the time arranged previously according to the details of your flight your guide will meet you in the hotel and accompany you to the Airport of Manas.
There is also a list of 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
If you want to cycle in the country of the heavenly mountains and at the same time to visit lots of fascinating places, we are ready to arrange a cycling tour for you. You will enjoy being in Kyrgyz Republic for the reason that our country is wonderful place for cycling. You will be surprised by quickly changeable views on your way because there are great verities of landscapes. Read the tour…
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
Explore really wild places in the heavenly mountains of Kyrgyzstan! We want to present you a biking tour, which routes will be along untouched mountain gorges where it is still possible to meet genuine nomads. It is a perfect chance to feel the nature, because you will cycle in places that are so far from the civilization. During your adventure you will see yurts - nomadic felt dwellings, which are very unique and their owners 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
Our travel company would like to offer you this bike tour, because Kyrgyzstan is the best place for cycling. There are lots of roads in the mountains that are just right for bike tours. You will be stunned with incredible panoramic views and you will never forget this adventure. You will see wonderful nature and mountain lakes that are located in the remote places of Kyrgyz Republic. You could visit the most unspoiled places in the world! Read the tour…
Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: Trek 01
Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: Trek 02
Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: Trek 03
Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: Trek 04
Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: Trek 05
Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: Trek 06
Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: Trek 07
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Trekking in Kyrgyzstan: Trek 11
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