Horse tour in Teskey Ala Too
Arrival in Bishkek. Transfer to the guest house. After the rest, city tour in: visit Oak Park, Ala-Too square, Philharmonic, statue of Manas, Victory square and Oriental market – Osh Bazaar. After lunch drive to Ala-Archa gorge (40 km). In an hour you will find yourself in the picturesque gorge, where the torrent rushes down a mountain river Ala-Archa, you will see the highest snow-capped peaks, juniper slopes, Alpine meadows covered with flower carpet. Easy walk.
Ala-Archa gorge is home to more than 10 glaciers and 50 mountain peaks (which are 140 routes for climbers with different level of training) and 30 mountain passes. The national Park might also enjoy diverse flora and fauna – with over 800 species of plants, 160 species of birds and 170 species of animals such as Marco Polo sheep, wolves, bears, lynx, boar, eagles and snow leopards. The hills are covered with spruce and pine forests.
After Breakfast transfer to Barskoon (330 km) along the southern coast of Issyk-Kul. Along the way you will stop at the Burana tower, once located in the East of the ancient city Balasagun (XI-XIII centuries).
Burana tower is a historical monument of the city Balasagun, set at the foot of the valley Shamsi. The city was founded in the 10th century on the basis of an even more ancient settlement and is known for having been home to famous Kyrgyz poet of Zhusup Balasagyn born in 1015, who wrote the famous historical and cultural work "Knowledge that brings happiness" (Kutadgu Bilim), translated into several languages, including English.
Next, stop in Bokonbaevo village for lunch. Surcharge in Bokonbaev you can see a show of hunting with a Golden eagle or a Falcon. It is an ancient tradition of Kyrgyz nomads to hunt wild animals with birds of prey. The next stop was in a gorge Tale, the valley with its colorful Sandstone rock formations take many bizarre forms.
Lunch in the family on the way. Dinner and accommodation in private guest house.
After Breakfast transfer to the start of the track, in the gorge of Barskoon in the valley of Arabel. Acquaintance with drovers and trial riding. After meeting and distribution of horses, transfer (2 hrs) to the pass Juuku (3633м). The start begins with crossing the river Ala-Bel, behind which stretches a lovely lake called Chokolo. Overnight in tents under the pass Juuku.
Horse moving (5 hours) through pass Juuku (3633м) in the gorge Juuku. Overnight in tents (2800M)
Horse moving (6-7 hours) through the gorge Juuku valley Saruu. Along the way you will see beautiful and unique red sand cliffs. Not far from the camp are hot springs where you can swim and relax. Overnight in tents (2400m).
Horse moving (3-4h) with Saruu valley through the pass ortho-Bulak (2800 m) to the valley called Kichi-Kyzyl-Suu. Overnight in tents (2200 m).
Horse moving (4-5 h) from the valley Kichi-Kyzyl-Suu valley called Chon-Kyzyl-Suu. This valley is famous for its beauty - amazing landscapes will make you forget about the whole world. Overnight in tents (2200 m).
Horse moving (4-5hours) from the valley of Chon Kyzyl Suu gorge Jety-Oguz pass through the Svetlaya Polyana (3000m). From the pass there opens a beautiful landscape, breathtaking views of the valley of the Kok-Zhaiyk. Meeting with transport and transfer to Karakol (40 km). Accommodation in a guest house.
After Breakfast, city tour of Karakol. A visit to the Russian Orthodox Church, Dungan mosque, built without a single nail, and the Museum of Przhevalski. Transfer to Bishkek (400 km). Stop in Cholpon-ATA for excursion to Petroglyphs Museum, where there is a concentration of ancient drawings on stones, dating from the 5 century BC – 8 century and the continuation of the journey to Bishkek. Overnight at the hotel.
Transfer ‘Manas’ airport
The Trip Cost Includes
- All relevant transportation
- Hotel accommodation
- Full board whilst on trek
- Cook/Guide services
- National and state park fees
- Mineral water whilst on trek
Tour price does not include
- Excess baggage costs
- Air fare to Kyrgyzstan
- Single accommodations
- Travel insurance
- Certain meal whilst not on trek or tour
Price per person
- 2 pax = 1300$
- 4 pax = 960$
- 6 pax = 850$
- 8 pax = 750$
- 10 pax = 8700$
- 12 pax = 650$
- 14 pax = 620$
The sights we will see
10 day, 9nights
Horse Riding tour in Teskey Ala Too
Itinerary: Bishkek, Barskoon, Arabel Valley, Juuku Jail, Saruu Valley, Chon Kyzyl Suu Valley, Jeti-Oguz Valley, Karakol, Cholpon-Ata
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