A great trek in Kyrgyzstan is our Beauty of Tien Shan Trek for 16 days.
Our team KAGAN invites you to explore the mountain of Tien Shan during 16 days of the tour. The beauty of Tian Shan is demanded with a high physical level of preparation and for the active tour lovers. We will walk through the mountains high altitudes (4000 meters), camp on the top of the mountains (3500meters), picnic on the forests, and swim in the mountain lakes, hot springs. The best season for this program is from June till September. This program “Beauty of Tian Shan” is divided for two stages, first, you will have 4 days of round trip, and 11 days of trekking. You will see the best sights of Kyrgyzstan and experience the nomad’s life. You will be provided with all the necessary equipment. Interesting itineraries, affordable prices, and professional, flexible team. Explore nomad’s culture with KAGAN!
D1 / Bishkek – south Issyk-Kul: Meeting in Bishkek in the morning. Transfer to Issyk-Kul lake. On the way, we visit Burana tower, dating 11th century. Lunch in the Dungane family. Following of the road to south Issyk Kul lake. Arrival at the yurt camp. Overnight and dinner in the yurt camp. 280km.
D2 / Trekking to the Panorama: in the morning, we have short transfer. Meeting with traditional hunter with golden eagle. Then, we start to hike to the panorama. Beautiful and dry landscape. Picnic on the beach. In the end of the afternoon, we reach our yurt camp. Overnight and dinner in the same yurt camp. 5h of hiking.
D3 / Trekking to Boz Salkyn valley. In the morning, we have short transfer to start point. Hiking up to the pass at 2466m. Very desert area. Picnic before the pass with beautiful panoramic view of the lake. Following of the day. Crossing the pass. In the mid afternoon, we reach our camping. Overnight and dinner in the tent camping. 6h oh hiking
D4 / Trekking to the foot of the Tong pass: Early morning, we start to hike through the pass at 3300. Picnic after the pass. Beautiful panoramic view of the villages, lake and snow peaks. Following of the hiking day. We reach Tong valley and camping also. Overnight and dinner in the camping at 3100m.
D5 / Trekking to Jiluu Suu valley: We hike up to the Tong pass at 4000m. Beautiful view from the rocky pass. Picnic after the pass. In the afternoon, we reach our camping by the riverside. Overnight and dinner in the camping at 3000m.. After dinner, we can enjoy natural hot spring water. 7h of hiking.
D6 / Trekking to Teshik Kul lake: In the morning, we hike up to the lake Teshik Kul. There are 2 beautiful lakes which situated at 3500m. Picnic near the lake. Then, we follow north side of the lake. We set up our camp by the lake. Free time the camping. Overnight and dinner in the tent camping at 3560m. 5h of hiking.
D7 / Trekking to Kara Kaman valley: Early morning, our caravan start his road. We hike up to the pass at 3800. Then, down to Karakaman valley. Picnic on the way. In the afternoon, we meet a lot of nomads, herd of yaks and flock of sheep. We reach our camp by road Bolgart. Overnight and dinner in the tent camp at 2800m. 7h or 8h of hiking.
D8 / Transfer to Kizart village: In the morning, we drive to Kizart village. We cross the pass Jalpak bel at 3300m. On the way, we stop at Kochkor village for lunch and visit the hand craft felt center. Following the road to Kizart village. Accommodation in the local family house. Overnight and dinner in the guest house 220km.
D9 / Trekking to Son Kul lake: After a good breakfast, departure by foot to the Son Kul lake. We hike up to the pass at 3150. Beautiful view of the lake. Picnic. Down to the camp side on the western shore of Son Kul lake. Arrival at the yurt camp. Free time. Overnight and dinner in the yurt camp. 6h or 7h of hiking.
D10 / Trekking at Son Kul lake: Easy hiking day. We will join another yurt camp on the souther shore of the Son Kul lake. Today, we discover the nomad’s life. We walk from yurt to another nomad’s yurt. Picnic. Overnight and dinner in the yurt camp at south shore of the lake. 5h of hiking.
D11 / Transfer to Kazarman: We leave our yurt camp early morning. Drive through Moldo Ashu pass at 3150m. Beautiful view of the valley and forest. Down to Kurtka village. Visit of the mausoleum of Taylak Baatyr. Following the mountain road to Kazarman. We reach our guest house in Kazarman for the late lunch time. Free time in the guest house. Overnight and dinner in the local family house. 5/6h of driving.
D12 / Trekking to Kanachu valley: In the morning, we have short transfer to the departure point. Start of trekking with our caravan of horses. We hike up along the ancient road. Picnic on the way. In the afternoon, camping by the river at 2600m above sea level. 6/7h of hiking
D13 / Trekking to Kapka lake: Hike up to the Chechekty pass at 3300m. picnic at the pass. We meet several nomad’s tent which came for flock of the sheep. Down to Kapka lake. Overnight and dinner in the tent camping by the 2600m. 6/7h of hiking.
D14 / Trekking to Karasuu lake: After the breakfast, we leave our horses. Walking along the river Kara-Suu till the end of the lake. Very long day. Picnic in the forest. Overnight and dinner in the camping at the end of the lake. Possibility to swim and camp fire at the camping. 7/8h of trekking.
D15 / Trekking to Taktalik – Transfer to Toktogul: Last day of hiking. We hike up in the morning. Stop at the Taktalyk pass. Beautiful view of the lake and village. Down to the meeting point with driver. Transfer to Toktogul. Overnight and dinner in the guest house. 6/7h of trekking. 1h transfer by car.
D16 / Transfer to Bishkek: After breakfast, we drive to Bishkek. Through Alabel pass at 3150m, beautiful Suusamyr valley and Too Ashuu tunnel we reach Kyrgyz capital. After crossing the tunnel of Too Ashuu, we walk to the mountain lake. Picnic, then back to car. Transfer to Bishkek. Dinner in the restaurant. Overnight in the guest house. 280km.
Explore the “Beauty of Tien Shan” with KAGAN!
Price per person in USD:
2 pax 1800 $/per
3 pax 1450 $/per
4 pax 1250 $/per
5 pax 1150 $/per
6 pax 1050 $/per