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Kyrgyzstan: Tian Shan Gorge Trek - Exodus Travels
15 days

Kyrgyzstan: Tian Shan Gorge Trek

From Bishkek to Cholpon-Ata
Tour Operator:
Exodus Travels
Max group size:
16
Age range:
16 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
137064
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Itinerary

Start in Bishkek and end in Cholpon-Ata! With the hiking & trekking tour Kyrgyzstan: Tian Shan Gorge Trek, you have a 15 day tour package taking you through Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan and 6 other destinations in Kyrgyzstan. Kyrgyzstan: Tian Shan Gorge Trek includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Arrive Bishkek; afternoon city tour
  2. Day 2: Full day excursion and warm-up walk in Ala-Archa N.P.
  3. Day 3: Drive via Burana Tower to Tosor Village on the shores of Lake Issyk-Kul; overnight in a yurt camp
  4. Day 4: Free morning by the lake; transfer to Juukuchak Gorge
  5. Day 5: Trek over Orto-Bulak Pass (2,540m) to Kichi-Kyzyl-Suu Gorge
  6. Day 6: Hike through nomad pastures to Djili-Suu; option to visit nearby hot springs by jeep
  7. Day 7: Trek to Jety-Oguz Canyon via Kok-Jaiyk Pass (2750m)
  8. Day 8: Ascend via a narrow, wooded river gorge to the base of Telety Pass
  9. Day 9: Cross Telety Pass (3800m); descend through alpine meadows to Karakol
  10. Day 10: Daywalk to the foot of Karakol Peak, the highest in the Terskey Ala-Too Range
  11. Day 11: Ascend through forest to a waterfall by Lake Ala-Kul (3600m)
  12. Day 12: Long descent with fine mountain views to Altyn Arashan; option to take a dip in the thermal baths
  13. Day 13: Military truck to Karakol for sightseeing; traditional home-cooked ‘lagman’ noodle dinner
  14. Day 14: Drive to Bishkek visiting Cholpon-Ata Petroglyphs en route; optional Kyrgyz folklore show
  15. Day 15: End Bishkek
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What's Included

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  • Accommodation
  • Guide
  • Meals
  • Transport
  • Additional Services
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Optional
  • Additional Services

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
Camping
Yurt

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    August 21, 2019
    Wonderful despite the weather
    Trip date: August 2019

Availability

15 days
Kyrgyzstan: Tian Shan Gorge Trek
From Bishkek to Cholpon-Ata
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    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Kyrgyzstan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Kyrgyzstan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Kyrgyzstan. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Kyrgyzstan. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Kyrgyzstan. Ideally 1 month before travel.
    • Yellow fever - Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Kyrgyzstan. Ideally 10 days before travel.
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