Budget Tour in Kyrgyzstan6 Days | Bishkek, Karakol, Jety-Oguz, Bokombaevo, Kochkor, Son-Kul

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Budget tours in Kyrgyzstan are scheduled to the intent and effect that you could see more spending less. You are offered the tours options with interesting cultural program at minimum prices. The budget tours are an excellent solution for husbandly travelers.

Tour itinerary:

Day 1: Bishkek
 
Arrival in Bishkek, transfer to the hotel. After some rest sightseeing tour: Oak Park, Ala-Too Square, Philarmonic hall, Statue of Manas, Victory Square and Oriental market – Osh bazaar. After lunch transfer to the Ala-Archa National Park (40 km). You will be in the alpine gorge through which the fast flowing Ala-Archa River runs, flanked by tall, snow-covered peaks with steep-sided, forested, mountain slopes. Hiking in the gorge. Return back to the alpine camp. Transfer to Bishkek. Overnight at the hotel.
Meals: Breakfast
Day 2: Bishkek – Karakol
 
After breakfast transfer to Karakol along the Northern shore of the Issyk-Kul lake (the second largest alpine lake in the world). On the way, visiting the Burana Tower architectural complex (the 10-11th centuries, the Great Silk Road), 1 hour. Lunch at Kyrgyz family near Burana. Continue driving to Karakol. Next stop is at open air museum of petroglyphs in Cholpon-Ata. On arrival in Karakol. Dinner in Uigur family. Family run accomodaiton.
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
Day 3: Karakol – Jety-Oguz – Bokonbaevo
 
After breakfast transfer to Bokonbaevo Village. On the way visit Jeti-Oguz Gorge. Hiking in the gorge 2-3 hours. Arrival in Bokonbaevo village. On arrival you will have a chance to watch an eagle/falcon hunting show. It is an ancient tradition of Kyrgyz hunters. Dinner and overnight in a home stay.
Meals: Breakfast/Dinner
Day 4: Bokonbaevo – Son-Kul
 
After breakfast transfer to Son-Kul lake, 5 hours. Son-Kul is a beautiful place where you can experience a real nomadic life by living in the yurt (Nomadic dwelling) and taste local food. Free time for walking or horse riding. Dinner and overnight are in the yurt.
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
Day 5: Son-Kul – Bishkek
 
After breakfast transfer to Bishkek, 6 hours. Make a stop in Kochkor for lunch in a local house. After lunch visiting a felt carpet workshop where you can watch how local women make Kyrgyz national felt carpets. Continue driving to Bishkek. Overnight at the hotel.
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch
Day 6: Departure
 
Transfer to the airport. End of the tour.

Accommodation:

City

Budget Option

Bishkek

Hotel 3*

Karakol

Home stay (B&B), Kyrgyz family

Bokonbaevo

Home stay (B&B), Kyrgyz family

Son Kul

Yurts (4-6 people in one yurt)

 

  • Accommodation based on double room sharing, breakfast included;
  • Meals – as per program;
  • All transfers;
  • English speaking guide to accompany the group (except for the Day 6 – transfer to the airport);
  • Process of making felt carpets in Kochkor;
  • Entrance fees to sights according to the program;
  • Eagle hunting show;
  • Mineral water.
  • Hotel charges for additional services;
  • Single supplement;
  • Horse riding in Son Kul;
  • Consular fees for Kyrgyzstan tourist visa;
  • Kyrgyzstan visa support;
  • Camera/video fees at the sights;
  • International airfares;
  • Personal insurance.