Horse riding 05

Kyrgyzstan horse ridingTour 05

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 7 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Karakol - Chong Kyzyl Suu - Ashu Tor - Kishi Kyzyl Suu village - Jumakuchak - Kok Terek - Bishkek  

We want to present the best tour for the true adorers of horse riding. This tour gives you wonderful opportunity to ride a horse in the most spectacular gorges of Kyrgyzstan enjoying its amazing nature. On the way you will visit our undisturbed alpine lakes and it is a great chance to spend few days far from the stuffy atmosphere of civilization among free nomads. 

Tour summary:  

Day 1: Bishkek - Karakol
After your guide meets you at Manas Airport he will accompany you to Bishkek City. After breakfast there you transfer to the godlike Issyk Kul Lake. There is 200 km distance fom Biskek to Issik - Kul lake. On the road, we will have a lunch and visit to the Burana Tower (remains of the minaret 11 century) and "Cemetery of Balbans" (collection of stone warriors). Issyk - Kul is the biggest lake in Kyrgyz Republic and second largest alpine lake in the world (1608m.above sea level) that also called "The treasure of Tien - Shan Mountains". During your halt in Cholpon - Ata you will have a chance to visit ancient pethroglifs (carvings on the boulders dating back to 800 B.C.), and the local Issyk - Kul museum. Arriving to Karakol you will have national dinner in a restaurant at 8 p.m. Also for additional price you can have a folklore show there. Night is in a Guesthouse.  

Day 2: Karakol - Chong Kyzyl Suu Valley
In the morning, right after a breakfast you will have a guided Karakol City Tour and you can visit the Dungan mosque built in Chinese style, very colorful wooden Holy Trinity Cathedral and museum of M.V. Prejvalsky at the high shore of  Issyk Kul Lake. This person was one of the greatest explorers of Central Asia and he discovered about 4000 species of animals. After traditional lunch we leave Karakol at 1 p.m and transfer to Chong Kyzyl Suu Valley (70 km). On the way, you will have a chance to take a bath in the mineral sources of hot springs at Jeli Suu ( Dungan Village).  From there you start riding to the old Physical and Geographical station of Chong Kyzyl Suu. Here you will be able to explore way of living of real nomads, because for night and dinner you will stay in yurts -a collapsible dwelling, an original nomad's habitation. It is made out of wooden frame that is covered with felt. The carcass of yurt is made without a single nail.  

Day 3: Chong Kyzyl Suu - Ashu Tor - Chong Kyzyl Suu (6h.)
Your horseback riding tour stars today. After breakfast we start the rising toward the Ashu Tor pass (2800m). There you will have a lunch and start the hike to a glittering alpine lake on your horses. The altitude is enough to meet mountain goats and ibexes there. After enjoying the view of the lake we will come back to the station to have dinner that is served at 8 p.m. This night you will spend in yurts.  

Day 4: Chong Kyzyl Suu - Jumakuchak
After breakfast we will departure toward Jumakuchak. There is 6 hours of riding across small Jumalai pass and along the amazing landscapes. There will be a picnic on the pass with an astonishing view of the Issyk-Kul Lake. For night we stay in Jumakuchak in tents between nomadic yurts of nomads. Dinner will be served at 7 p.m.  

Day 5: Jumakuchak - Kok Terek village
After nice traditional breakfast we start horse riding from Jumakuchak to Kok Terek Village. It will take about 6 hours. The way runs across the unique cave in red rocks that is called "500 rams" because according to a local legend in this cave could be hidden about 500 sheep; we will stop for a lunch at the bottom of the sparkling mountain waterfall. This waterfall is situated very close to hot sources (40 degrees Celsius) that are also possible to visit if you wish. Afterwards, we continue our way to Kok Terek village. Our dinner and overnight will be in a home stay.  

Day 6: Kok Terek - Bishkek
After you pack your backpacks, and finish your breakfast we leave the village and drive back to Bishkek city along the southern shore of the adorable Issyk-Kul Lake (380 km). You will arrive to Bishkek at around 5 pm, after accommodation in a Hotel **** you will have a farewell dinner in a restaurant at 7 p.m.  

Day 7: Bishkek - Europe
After breakfast you will be picked up and transferred from the hotel to Manas Airport according to your departure time

 

There is also a list of other horse riding tours:

Kyrgyzstan horse ridingTour 01

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 7 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek  

Kyrgyzstan is the country of celestial mountains and celestial horses. It is impossible to survive here without a horse. Kyrgyz people call horse "Men's wings", so we offer you to fly over divine beauty of our virgin nature. And it will make you feel complete freedom. After this tour you will be sure - it's good to be alive! Read the tour...

 

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 02

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 12 days  

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Tamga - Chong Kyzyl Suu -  pass Karatakia -  gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek

Horseback riding is a perfect chance to run away of civilization and feel the freedom of mind. You will enjoy incomparable nature of Kyrgyzstan and to visit the virgin mountainous lakes with crystal pure water. During the trip you will explore Kyrgyz customs and culture, living in traditional dwellings and trying Kyrgyz national cuisine. Read the tour...

 

Kyrgyzstan horse ridingTour 03

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 8 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chong Kyzyl Suu - gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek  

During this fascinating horseback riding tour you will dip to a culture and traditions of the ancient nomads, still living in this small mountainous country. We give you opportunity to explore the hidden places of the virgin nature and to touch the heritage of Kyrgyz nation. Read the tour...

 

Kyrgyzstan horse ridingTour 04

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 8 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek 

The horse is the most important animal in traditional Kyrgyz culture. It represents wealth of a person and provides transport and food for a family. We offer you to enjoy speed and endurance of that wonderful animal in this horseback riding tour. You will have a chance to ride a horse through the best parts of the Celestial mountains. Come to Kyrgyzstan and enjoy your holidays! Read the tour...

 

Kyrgyzstan horse ridingTour 05

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 7 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Karakol - Chong Kyzyl Suu - Ashu Tor - Kishi Kyzyl Suu village - Jumakuchak - Kok Terek - Bishkek 

We want to present the best tour for the true adorers of horse riding. This tour gives you wonderful opportunity to ride a horse in the most spectacular gorges of Kyrgyzstan enjoying its amazing nature. On the way you will visit our undisturbed alpine lakes and it is a great chance to spend few days far from the stuffy atmosphere of civilization among free nomads. Read the tour...

 

Kyrgyzstan horse ridingTour 06

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 8 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Tamga -  pass Karatakia -  gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek  

Horse riding is very popular among travelers. There are numbers of the perfect places in Kyrgyzstan to have a remarkable horseback riding tour. You will enjoy the amazing landscapes and take back home a lot of excellent memories. It is a good chance to get acquainted with local people and to find out about the life of ancient nomads who still live in yurts - dwelling came from the ages. Read the tour...

 

Kyrgyzstan horse ridingTour 07

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 9 days

Places to visit: Bishkek - Issyk Kul Lake - Karakol - Chong Kyzyl Suu - Ashu Tor - Kishi Kyzyl Suu village - Jumakuchak - Kok Terek - Bishkek 

Time passes but horses still plays a main role in the life of Kyrgyz people. It is hard to survive without this animal in our country. So we offer you an opportunity to follow the ancient nomads along the Great Silk Road. At the same time you will explore traditions, the national drinks and food which still cooked by the old recipes. Read the tour...