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Central Asia Explorer - Intrepid Travel
17 days

Central Asia Explorer

From Bishkek to Tashkent
Tour Operator:
Intrepid Travel
Max group size:
12
Physical rating:
Active
Age range:
15 to 99
Operated in:
English
Tour id:
81951
From
US $3,240 / person
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Itinerary

Start in Bishkek and end in Tashkent! With the in-depth cultural tour Central Asia Explorer, you have a 17 day tour package taking you through Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan and 12 other destinations in Asia. Central Asia Explorer includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1: Bishkek
  2. Day 2: Bishkek
  3. Day 3: Don Aryk – Issyk-Kul Lake – Kochkor
  4. Day 4: Song-Kol Lake (3016 metres)
  5. Day 5: Kyzyl-Oi
  6. Day 6: Suusamyr Valley – Chychkan – Kok-Bel
  7. Day 7: Osh
  8. Day 8: Osh
  9. Day 9: Border crossing – Andijan – Tashkent
  10. Day 10: Tashkent
  11. Day 11: Samarkand
  12. Day 12: Samarkand
  13. Day 13: Samarkand – Shahrisabz – Bukhara
  14. Day 14: Bukhara
  15. Day 15: Gijduvan – Bukhara
  16. Day 16: Tashkent
  17. Day 17: Tashkent
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What's Included

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

Where You'll Stay

Hotel
11 nights
Home-stay
Guesthouse
Yurt
1 night

Customer Reviews

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  • SC
    October 04, 2019
    It’s a mix review because we had two operators on this trip; one in Kyrgyzstan and one in Uzbekistan. Everything as well organized in Kyrgyzstan (amazing meals, guide and driver) but things turned bad in Uzbekistan due to change of guide. Our guide in... Show more
    Trip date: September 2019
  • Central Asia Explorer reviewer 2
    September 23, 2019
    Great experience in two very different countries. The nature in Kyrgyzstan combined with the culture and history of Silk Road in Uzbekistan is a great combo.
    Trip date: September 2019
  • A
    September 18, 2019
    Well organised and knowledgeable guides
    Trip date: June 2019
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  • A
    September 18, 2019
    The trip was in two halves. One excellent and the other not so.
    Trip date: June 2019
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  • A
    September 18, 2019
    A good variety of activitties. Activities as described by the trip notes, veery good tour guides (see below to qualify this)
    Trip date: June 2019
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  • A
    September 18, 2019
    Very disappointed with our guide [Marat] being drunk on the 2nd & 3rd day of the kyrgyzstan leg. He was replaced by Artem who was fantastic. He bent over backwards to make the rest of our time in kyrgyzstan enjoyable.
    Trip date: June 2019
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  • A
    September 18, 2019
    The beauty or Kyrgyzstan & the interesting & varied aspects of Uzbekistan made both countries special.
    Trip date: May 2019
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  • A
    September 18, 2019
    This was a largely good trip, my only complaint is lack of internet access, especially at some hotels - understandableand quite ok when staying with families.
    Trip date: May 2019
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  • A
    September 18, 2019
    Our first leader Nastia was very knowledgeable & would find out the answers to any questions if she couldn't answer them immediately. Nastia had prepared information including photos for us to look at eg wildlife and the vegetation. Our second leader... Show more
    Trip date: May 2019
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  • A
    September 18, 2019
    The beautiful countryside of Kyrgyzstan
    Trip date: May 2019
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Availability

17 days
Central Asia Explorer
From Bishkek to Tashkent
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Good to Know

  • About the countries

    Currencies

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    Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan

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    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccines

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    • Typhoid - Recommended for Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Hepatitis A - Recommended for Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    • Tuberculosis - Recommended for Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    • Hepatitis B - Recommended for Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    • Rabies - Recommended for Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan. 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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    • For any tour departing before 25 April 2020 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 25 April 2020, a minimum payment of $400 is required to confirm your booking with Intrepid Travel. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 60 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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