Paradise of nomads
Best time to travel: June- July- August- September
Day 1: Bishkek
You will be met at the airport and transferred to the capital of Kyrgyzstan - Bishkek. The first day will be dedicated for the city tour. Overall you will see such places as the central square, the victory square, museum of arts, the oak park and etc. You will also have a chance to walk through the local bazaar and see the products that are being sold on everyday basis. Your night will be spent in the hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek - Burana - Issyk Kul northern shore
You will be traveling towards the Issik Kul this day. First of all, there will be a stop by the Burana tower which was built in the 11th century. There are also stone figures that were made in the honor of the warriors that actually existed back then. Upon your arrival to Issik Kul, you will be taken to the ethnographic museum, Ruh Ordo cultural complex, and the collection of the stones that are covered with ancient drawings - petroglyphs that date back to 800 BC. In the evening you will be blaced to the hotel by the lake.
Day 3: Issyk Kul lake - Kochkor - Son Kul
The following morning you will travel towards the Konorchok village in order so see the process of creation of the national carpets. Later on, you will raise to the altitude of 3013 meters above sea level in order to enjoy your time by the second largest lake in the country - Son Kul and to dine and sleep in the yurts there.
Day 4: Son Kul - Kazarman
The following morning you will be driving to the Kazarman village. The road towards the place goes through the wonderful passes and the greatg landscapes open up to the one taking the road. Upon your arrival to Kazarman you will be placed to the guesthouse in order to spend the night there.
Day 5: Osh - Uzgen - Djalal Abad - Arslanbob
In the morning you will travel farther south, towards the Arslanbob forest. On the way there, you will stop by the Uzgen tower, built in the 11th century by the Karakhanids. There are also many tombs around the area that belonged to the leaders of the people. In the evening you will arrive to the walnut forest in order to spend your night in the guesthouse there.
Day 6: Arslanbob
The following morning you will be walking across the 11000 hectares of walnut forest that produces 1500 tons of nuts per year. There is a wonderful waterfall towards which you may take a hike. In the evening you may spend some time engaging in conversation with the locals before going back to sleep in the guesthouse.
Day 7: Arslanbob - Bishkek
This day you will be returning to the capital of Kyrgyzstan. The road that you will be taking is one of the most beautiful roads in Kyrgyzstan. The altitude of Too Ashu pass that you will be passing will be 3000 meters above sea level. There will be many photo stops on your way which will allow you to save the tour in the memory of your camera for ages. Upon your return to Bishkek, you will spend your night in the hotel.
Day 8: Airport
In the morning you will be taken to the airport.