Horse riding 03Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 03
Activity: Horse riding
Duration: 7 days
Places to visit: Bishkek - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek
We want to present this tour for the adorers of horse riding. During this tour you will ride a horse in different gorges of Kyrgyzstan that are so famous among travelers. Also you will visit our celestial lakes and it is a perfect possibility to live so far from the busy civilization amid nomads.
Day 1: Bishkek - gorge Jukutchak
You will be collected by your guide from the International Airport of Manas and accompanied to Bishkek. 30 min. drive. In Bishkek you will start the day with a nice breakfast. Transfer from Bishkek to Jukutchak Gorge. En route we will stop to visit Burana Tower - minaret of the 11 century and the cemetery of Balbans (stone warriors) that is located nearby. On arrival you will begin horse riding to (3937m above sea level) Kashka-Tor Pass. After that you will ride a horse through the stunning red canyon, where you will come across the red cave that is called "500 rams". You will have your lunch nearby mountain waterfall. The waterfall is located in the vicinity of the hot springs (40 degrees Celsius). If you wish we can visit these thermal springs also. After taking a break we carry on our adventure to the Valley of Jukutchak. 8 p.m. dinner. Night is in tents.
Day 2: Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu
At 8 o'clock your breakfast will be served. After breakfast there is an ascent on horses to the pass Ashu-Tor (3636m above sea level), on the way you will see a mountain cascade and also you can take a bath with thiocyanogen water in the sauna. Just after taking lunch you will go on your horse riding for six hours down Ashu-Kashka Suu Gorge. At 8 p.m. your dinner will be served. Night is in tents.
Day 3: Ashu-Kashka Suu Gorge - Kashka-Suu Lake
At 8 o'clock is your breakfast. After packing your backpacks you will have a rise on horses to (3891m.) Kashka-Suu Pass. On the way we will stop to have a lunch. After that you will ride your horse to the Kashka-Suu Lake. This lake finds its origin in a glacier that is why the water is so pure and sparkling. This high mountain lake situated at an altitude of 3800 meters above sea level. Dinner is served at 7p.m. Overnight is in tent camp.
Day 4: Lake Kashka-Suu - Arabel Suu
Breakfast is at 8 o'clock. This day we will ride for 5 hours along Arabel Suu River. After traditional lunch, we will go on to the mountain lakes valley. There is the valley of eight lakes. They are found close to each other and you can see them all together. It makes unforgettable feelings to walk there. Dinner and night near the Arabel Suu River in tents.
Day 5: Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes (3006m)
Breakfast is at 8 o'clock. The continuation of horseback riding to the Chokoli Lakes. Also not far from the mountain lake you will visit the glacier. We have a chance to see Marco Polo sheep and ibexes there. You will spend the night in tents near the lake. At 7 p.m. dinner will be served.
Day 6: Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek (by car)
At 8 o'clock after packing your backpacks, you will be served with breakfast. After that you will be transferred to Bishkek city by vehicle. You will arrive in Bishkek in a Hotel*** at around 5 pm, where you will have time for yourself until your pick up. You will have a departure dinner in a restaurant at 7 p.m.
Day 7: Flight home
You will be met in the Hotel at the pick up time arranged previously according to your flight details and accompanied to the International Airport of Manas.