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Kyrgyzstan horse riding 2

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 2

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 12 days  

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Tamga - Chong Kyzyl Suu -  pass Karatakia -  gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek 

If you got tired of the noise of the hectic civilization you have to come to our country to feel a real freedom of mind. You will have a wonderful horse riding to enjoy untouched nature of mountainous Kyrgyzstan and to visit numerous lakes with pure gleaming water. During the trip you will learn many interesting facts about Kyrgyz traditions and culture, because the Kyrgyz being nomads for many years managed to keep all traditions till now days.



Tour summary:

Day 1: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley

As soon as you land at Manas International Airport you will be met by your guide and transferred to Bishkek city, the capital of Kyrgyzstan. It is going to take you only 30 minutes to get there after which you will be served a wonderful breakfast. The entire day is dedicated to a guided Bishkek City Tour, including lunch. The tour includes the visiting of the central Ala-Too Square, Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Pobeda Square (Victory Square dedicated to the deceased in the Great Patriotic War), the Historical Museum, National philharmonic, Oriental Bazaar, Art Gallery and many others places of interest. Then you will be transferred to the Chon Kemin valley in the Kalmak-Ashuu Guesthouse, where you also will spend the night. On the way, we will visit the Burana Tower (minaret of the 11 century) and its attached open air museum of Balbans (stone warriors dated back to the 7th century). Dinner will be prepared for 7 p.m.  

Day 2: Chon Kemin valley - Tamga

You are supposed to start the day with breakfast that is served at 7 o'clock.. Afterwards, you will start your trip to Tamga (380 km,6h) by car. We will drive along the southern shore of the celestial Issyk-Kul Lake, the second biggest mountain lake with the visibility of 20 meters found at the altitude of 1608 m.a.s.l. For its striking beauty is also named as "the pearl of Central Asia". Dinner will be served in the Tamga Guesthouse, where you will also spend the night.
 
Day 3: Tamga - Chong Kyzyl Suu

After a strengthening breakfast we will start our way to impressive Chong Kyzyl Suu Valley by car (70 km). Afterwards you will start your horseback riding along the Terskey mountain range (5h). On the way, you will see red mountains in different shapes, just before we will visit the mineral sources of hot springs at Jeli Suu ( Dungan Village). This is where you will have the possibility to take a bath in hot springs. Afterwards, a horseback riding tour to the Physical and Geographical station of Chong Kyzyl Suu is waiting for you (1 hour). Your dinner and overnight stay will be in yurts. A yurta is the most unique nomadic dwelling invented two thousands years ago and being used to these days. It is prepared of wooden skeleton that is covered by thick layers of felt and of circular shape. 

Day 4: Chong Kyzyl Suu - pass Karatakia - gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu
After breakfast you will have a horseback riding to the gorgeous Karatakia gorge and then over the Karatakia pass. After enjoying the view of the pass you will take a strengthening lunch. Afterwards you will have horseback riding down to the Kitshi Kyzyl Suu valley (6h). This is a place where you can try Kyrgyz national drink called Kumis (fermented mare's milk). Dinner will be prepared for 7 p.m. and the night is supposed to be spent in tents.

Day 5: Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - gorge Jukutchak
After breakfast you will start horse riding to Kashka-Tor pass (3937m above sea level). Afterwards you will ride a horse through the stunning red canyon. On the way you will come across the red cave that is called "500 rams" where you can also find a mountain waterfall. You will have your lunch at the bottom of the waterfall. The waterfall is situated not far from hot springs (40 degrees Celsius) that are also possible to visit if you wish. After having a rest we continue our way to Jukutchak valley. Dinner will be prepared for 8 p.m. and the night is supposed to be spent in tents. 

Day 6: Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu
You are supposed to start the day with breakfast that is served at 8 o'clock. Afterwards there is an ascent on horses to the pass Ashu-Tor (3636m above sea level), on the way you will see a mountain waterfall and also you can take a bath in the sauna with thiocyanogen water. After taking lunch you will keep on your horse riding down in the gorge of Ashu-Kashka Suu (6h). Dinner will be prepared for 8 p.m. and the night is supposed to be spent in tents. 

Day 7: Ashu-Kashka Suu Gorge - Kashka-Suu Lake
You are supposed to start the day with breakfast that is served at 8 o'clock. After packing your backpacks you will have an ascent on horses to the pass Kashka-Suu (3891m.), where you will take lunch. Then you will ride your horse to the Kashka-Suu Lake (6h). This lake finds its origin in a glacier, that is why the water is so clean and sparkling. This high mountain lake positioned at an altitude of 3800 meters above sea level. Dinner will be prepared for 7 p.m. and the night is supposed to be spent in tents.

Day 8: Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor (3012m)
After a breakfast you will start horse riding to Kumtor river (6h). You will ride among Ak Shirak Mountains, which have snow even in summer. You will be surprised by the changeable weather. It can change from summer heat to winter snow within 20 minutes. Kumtor River is the most famous place for gold diggers. Even in nowadays there are some people who try to find gold there. Dinner will be prepared for 7 p.m. and the night is supposed to be spent in tents near the Central Tien Shan observatory.
 
Day 9: Kumtor - Arabel Suu

You are supposed to start the day with breakfast that is served at 8 o'clock. Afterwards you will ride your horse along Arabel Suu River (5h). After taking a traditional lunch, we will continue to the valley of mountain lakes. Dinner and night near the Arabel Suu River in tents. There is a valley of eight lakes. They are situated nearby to each other and you can see all of them simultaneously. It makes unforgettable feelings to walk there.



There is also a list of other horse riding tours:

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 1

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 9 days
 
Places to visit:
Bishkek - Issyk Kul Lake - Karakol - Chong Kyzyl Suu - Ashu Tor - Kishi Kyzyl Suu village - Jumakuchak - Kok Terek - Bishkek 

A wise Kyrgyz proverb says "Horses are men's wings" and this way they expressed the significance of horses in the life of nomads. That is why it is more than difficult to imagine the life of nomads without them. To survive without a horse in our mountainous country is like to be a bird without wings. During this trip you will be riding a horse along the Great Silk Road like a nomad. At the same time you will get acquainted with Kyrgyz traditions, try the national drink Kumis (mare's milk) and delicious dishes. Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 2

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 12 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - Tamga - Chong Kyzyl Suu -  pass Karatakia -  gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek

If you got tired of the noise of the hectic civilization you have to come to our country to feel a real freedom of mind. You will have a wonderful horse riding to enjoy untouched nature of mountainous Kyrgyzstan and to visit numerous lakes with pure gleaming water. During the trip you will learn many interesting facts about Kyrgyz traditions and culture, because the Kyrgyz being nomads for many years managed to keep all traditions till now days. Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 3

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 7 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Karakol - Chong Kyzyl Suu - Ashu Tor - Kishi Kyzyl Suu village - Jumakuchak - Kok Terek - Bishkek

Nomads have been appreciating horses for many centuries. They have got dozens of traditions and customs connected with them. Almost all national games are played on the back of horses. It has been impossible to live in the mountains without it. You also can ride a horse in the places where no people encountered. You will ride it as if you are in the past time... The feeling of riding a horse in the mountains is incomparable with anything. You start to feel the taste of nomad life and you understand - the best architecture in the world is the Mother Nature! Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 4

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 8 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Tamga -  pass Karatakia -  gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek  

Horse riding tours are the most popular activities among tourists. Kyrgyzstan is a country of beautiful mountains, astonishing gorges, dazzling lakes and speedy rivers. And we have everything to make your trip in Kyrgyzstan the most remarkable. Moreover you have a great chance to get to know Kyrgyz people, about their traditions and customs, history and culture. Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 5

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 8 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chong Kyzyl Suu - gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek  

If you love horseback riding we are pleased to present you the following tour. During this tour you will ride a horse in different gorges of Kyrgyzstan that are so famous for their untouched natural beauty. Also you will visit our alpine lakes and it is a great chance for you to experience areal nomadic life in the heart of Tien- Shan Mountains. Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 6

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 8 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Chon Kemin valley - gorge Kitchi Kyzyl Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - river Kumtor - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek

Kyrgyzstan is a perfect country for horse back riding tours. In Kyrgyzstan we have everything to make your trip the most remarkable and unforgettable. You will be riding horses in the heart of Tien Shan Mountains where it is still possible to meet real nomads! During this tour you will visit our biggest mountain lake Issyk Kul and you will have a chance to ride a horse in Terskey mountains. Also you will sleep in nomadic dwellings yurts. Come to Kyrgyzstan and enjoy your holidays! Read the tour...


Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 7

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 7 days

Places to visit: Bishkek - Gorge Jukutshak - gorge Ashu-Kashka Suu - Lake Kashka-Suu - Arabel Suu - Chokoli Lakes - Bishkek

To survive in a mountainous country like our Kyrgyzstan has been very difficult in previous times. That is the reason why horses played a significant role in the life of nomadse. This horse riding tour will include the best highlights of Kyrgyzstan including the Issyk- Kul lake. You will ride a horse for many hours in places with wild nature where you are going to feel a complete freedom there. Read the tour...



There is also a list of other horse riding tours:

Kyrgyzstan horse riding
: Tour 01

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 18 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 02

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 18 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 03

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 14 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 04

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 12 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 05

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 25 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 06

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 27 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 07

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 29 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 08

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 10 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 09

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 10 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 10

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 9 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 11

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 11 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 12

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 9 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 13

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 9 days

Kyrgyzstan horse riding: Tour 14

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Horse riding

Duration: 9 days