Trekking 2: Ala-Archa National Park5 Days | Bishkek, Ala Archa

  • MountainsMountains
  • Itinerary MapItinerary Map
  • RiverRiver
  • Ala-ArchaAla-Archa
  • FloraFlora
  • BishkekBishkek
  • BishkekBishkek
  • Mountains
  • Itinerary Map
  • River
  • Ala-Archa
  • Flora
  • Bishkek
  • Bishkek

A 5-day walking tour in Kyryzstan-2 is a full trip to the mountains, where you will go through the most picturesque places of the National Park Ala-Archa. The trekking route passes through coniferous forests, alpine meadows, waterfalls and glaciers. You will enjoy landscapes a lot, but the real peak of emotions is awaiting you on the Peak Uchitel. Besides, the tour works well considering that the road from Bishkek to the National Park Ala-Acrha is no more than an hour.

Tour itinerary:

Day 1: Bishkek
Arrival in Bishkek, transfer to the hotel. Meet your guide and driver at the airport and start sightseeing tour in Bishkek which includes visits to State History Museum*, Oak Park, Central Square, Philharmonic Hall. Overnight at the hotel.
Duration of sightseeing tour: 4-5 hours
*The History Museum is closed for renovation and no announcements have yet been made on reopening date.
Day 2: Bishkek – Ala-Archa National Park – Racek shelter (5-6 hours)
In the morning transfer to the Ala-Archa National Park (40 km). The trek starts from alpine camp (2200 m) and goes through conifer forests, along Ak-Sai waterfall and flower fields to Racek shelter (3200), it takes around 4 hours. Picnic near the Ak-Sai waterfall (2700 m). Overnight in a tent or in the shelter (3200 m).
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
Day 3: Racek shelter – Peak Uchitel – Racek shelter
After breakfast you will have radial walking to Peak Uchitel (4526 m ~ 14850 ft). Return to Racek shelter. Overnight in a tent or in the shelter.
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
Day 4: Racek shelter – Bishkek
Free time in the morning. Lunch. Walk back to the alpine camp. Transfer back to Bishkek. Overnight at the hotel. Farwell dinner.
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
Day 5: Bishkek – departure
Transfer to the airport (30 km). End of the tour. 
Meals: Breakfast

Difficulty level: There are no technical difficulties on the trekking route, but the tourists should be in good form as they will walk around 3-6 hours a day and will go over the pass (4500 m).

Recommended list of personal items: warm clothes, a coat, tracking-boots, sleeping bag, mat, rucksack, flash light, your own First Aid Kit and sunglasses.

  • Twin room accommodation including early check in on Day 1;
  • Meals – groups 1-4 people - as per program; groups 5-10 people – full board;
  • All transfers;
  • Mineral water;
  • Sightseeing tour program in all cities according to the program;
  • Entrance fees to sights according to the program;
  • Rent of kitchen equipment and a tents, mat;
  • Assistance of porters. Please note that porters can carry maximum of 7 kg per tourist;
  • Cook’s services.
  • Visa support;
  • Hotel charges for additional services;
  • Single supplement;
  • Accommodation in a single tent;
  • Camera/video at the sights;
  • Sleeping bag;
  • Additional kilograms of luggage for porters;
  • Consular fees for Kyrgyzstan tourist visa;
  • International airfares;
  • Tips are not included, but would be appreciated;
  • Personal insurance and items not mentioned above. 


Bishkek - 2 nights
B hotel / My hotel / Bridges
Ramada / Ambassador / Central Park or similar
Trek - 2 nights
Yurt (4 people in one yurt)
Yurt (4 people in one yurt)

Tour Request

Contact Details
We use this information solely for the purpose of corresponding regarding your travel.
Travel Info

Ala-Archa National Park Reviews

No tour reviews have been posted yet.

More similar tours toTrekking 2: Ala-Archa National Park

Trekking 3: Ala-Kul Lake
Trekking 3: Ala-Kul Lake
8 Days
Bishkek, Karakol, Karakol valley, Ala-Kul lake, Keldike gorge, Altyn Arashan gorge
Mid June – mid September
Trekking 1: Jeti Oguz
Trekking 1: Jeti Oguz
8 Days
Bishkek, Karakol, Svetlay polyana, Jety-Oguz, Karakol National Park
Mid June – mid September
Trekking Tour to Achik-Tash Base Camp
Trekking Tour to Achik-Tash Base Camp
3 Days | from US$ 670 per person
Achik-Tash Base Camp, Lukovaya Polyana (Onion Meadow), Tulpar-Kol Lake, Petrovsky Peak, Travelers' Pass, Obzorny Peak
Spring, summer, autumn