Travelling from north to south in Kyrgyzstan
Duration: 6 days / 5 nights
Places to visit: Bishkek - Burana - Issyk Kul lake - Kochkor - Son Kul - Kazarman - Osh
Day 1: Bishkek
You will be picked up in the airport by the guide. He will accompany you to the capital of Kyrgyzstan. The day will be contributed to a city tour around Bishkek, you will see such places as the squares, the museums, the monuments, the parks and etc. You will even visit the local bazaar in order to walk around its rows and feel the atmosphere. Spend your night in the hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek - Burana - Issyk Kul northern shore
Early in the morning you will travel towards the Issik Kul lake. On your way there, you will stop by the Burana tower. It was built back in the 11th century, you may climb to the roof of the tower. There is also a collections of stone figurines which were made in honor of the best warriors. Once you arrive to the Issik Kul, you will be ammazed by the wonderful view, the size, the color and just the whole situation itself. Today you will also visit such places as a collection of stones with petroglyphs that date back to 800 BC, Ruh Ordo - the cultural center, and the ethnography museum. Your night will be spent in a hotel by the lake.
Day 3: Issyk Kul lake - Kochkor - Son Kul
After visiting the second largest alpine lake in the worl, you will travel towards the second largest lake in Kyrgyzstan. There eill be a short stop in the Kochkor village in order to witness with your own eyes the process of creation of the national carpets. Afterwards you will be brought to the Son Kul lake which is 3012 meters above sea level. You will have your dinner in the yurts by the lake, you will also spend your night in there.
Day 4: Son Kul - Kazarman
The next morning, you will set out to Kazarman. The road to the vey remote and small village will be full of wonderful gorges, and different views. You will spend your night in a guesthouse there.
Day 5: Kazarman - Osh
The following morning you will be taken to Osh city. On your way there you will stop by the 11th century Uzgen minaret built by the Karakhanids. Upon your arrival to Osh, you will be taken on a city tour. The most important location is the sacred Suleiman Too which is located in the middle of the city. You will spend your night in the hotel.
Day 6: Airport
In the morning you will be brought to the airport