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Kyrgyzstan and hiking 08

Kyrgyzstan and hiking: Hike 08
Your travel: Kyrgyzstan
Kind of trip: Hiking tour
Time of tour: 14 days
 
Day 1: Meeting at Manas International Airport and transfer to Karakol 400 km from the airport. Road goes along and over chains of snow-covered mountains making this transfer an exciting journey. After lunch in a cafe, road goes along the shore of beautiful Issyk-Kul lake -the pearl of Tien-Shan. This second largest alpine lake in the world wrapped with snow capped peaks of 5000 meters high will stay in your best memories forever. Upon arrival in Karakol accommodation in a private guesthouse or small hotel. Dinner outside.
Day 2: This day is for hiking tour to green and picturesque Djergalan valley by exciting mountain road winding through forest and between rocks along rushing waters of mountain rivers. Lunch up on arrival. Hiking tour along the Djergalan valley and then over Djergalan pass. Dinner. Night is organized in tents.
Day 3: Guided hiking tour up the Tyup valley floor. Lunch. Hiking tour along the river to the foothills of Asuu-Ter pass of 3649 m high. Night is organized in tents.
Day 4: You will have hiking tour over Asuu Ter pass of 3649 m. with a great panoramic view of Asu Airyk river valley. Lunch on the bottom of the valley, right on the bank of mountain river. After lunch hiking tour to the upper grounds of Djanalach valley towards Echkilitash pass (3723 m). Night is organized in tents.
Day 5: The day will begin with guided hiking tour up by the alpine meadows and over Echkilitash pass (3723 m). Lunch will be served on the way. Hiking tour down by very narrow Tuyuk canyon to Sary-Djaz river valley and then up the military outpost. Night is organized in tents.
Day 6: This day is for hiking tour along the Tuz valley to higher grounds. Lunch near the crystal clear mountain spring. Hiking tour to upper grounds of Tuz valley. Night is organized in tents.
Day 7: The day will begin with guided hiking tour over Tuz pass 4001 m. with a great panoramic view of Inylchek glacier and highest peaks of Kyrgyzstan. Lunch in the valley. Short hiking tour up the Inylchek valley to Chong Tash campsite. Dinner. Night is organized in tents.
Day 8: You will have hiking tour up along huge mountain river flowing from large ice grotto. Hiking tour up a glacier and go to side moraine. Lunch near Putevodnyi glacier. Hiking tour to "glina" campsite. Night is organized in tents on the side moraine.
Day 9: You will have a half day hiking tour to the Merzbacher glade - the final grassy place on the way to BC. Here is a small metal cabin comfortable for 4 persons and a large green area around suitable for camping. Lunch. Free time to explore the environs. Dinner. Night is organized in tents or cabin.
Day 10: This day is for fly through (not over!) the mountains above Inlylchek glacier to South Inylchek base camp - located on side moraine. Lunch in the camp with a great panoramic view of Khan-Tengri peak (6995 m) and Pobeda peak (7439 m) - the highest peak of Kyrgyzstan. Guided hiking tour to ABC of Khan-Tengri peak. Shower and Sauna visit. Dinner. The one also can visit a bar or check email at "internet cafe" or call home over satellite phone. Night is organized in tents.
Day 11: This day is for hiking tour around. Possible option is guided hiking tour towards ABC of Pobeda peak. Lunch will be served on the way. Explore the environs. Night is organized in tents.
Day 12: This day is for fly through the mountains to Karkara pad. Meet comfortable aircon vehicle. Drive to the shore of Issyk-Kul lake-the second largest alpine lake in the world. Lunch will be served on the way. On arrival accommodation in guest house or hotel. Free time for swimming or rest. Night is organized in guest house.
Day 13: The day will begin with drive to Bishkek (240 km) - the capital city of Kyrgyzstan. Lunch will be served in local restaurant. Accommodation in guest house. Short sightseeing of Bishkek and free time for shopping. Dinner in the restaurant. Night is organized in guest house.
Day 14: Transfer to the airport, fly home.