8 days multi-active tour

8 days multi-active tour

Duration: 8 days Season: middle of May – end of September
Route: Issyk-Kul valley, Chu valley
Conditions: program is suitable for active people with good state of health, able to withstand the altitude of 4500 meters above the sea level.

Day 1

Airport-Bishkek-Tamga (340 km)

Meeting at the airport, transfer to Issyk-Kul lake to “Tamga” guest house. On the way excursion to Burana tower and “Fairy tale” place (valley of red sandstone cliffs). Overnight in guest house. (BLD)

Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Bishkek-700m, Tamga-1685m

 

Day 2

Tamga

Radial horseback trip to “Tamga-Tash" stone in Tamga gorge. Historical monument with ancient Tibetan inscriptions. After ride, having rest on the shore of the lake. Accommodation in guest house. (BLD)

Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Tamga-1685m, “Tamga-Tash”-2000m

 

Day 3

Tamga-Djety-Oguz-Tamga (190km)

Transfer to Djety-Oguz gorge. Excursion to legendary "Seven Bulls" cliffs. Hike to the waterfall and to the upper of the gorge. Driving back to Tamga. (BLD)

Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Tamga-1685m

 

Day 4

Tamga-Boom gorge-Bishkek (320km)

Transfer to Boom gorge. Rafting on the Chu river (2-2,5h). After rafting transfer to Bishkek. Accommodation in guest house. (BLD)

Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Tamga -1685m, Bishkek-700m

 

Day 5

Bishkek –national park “Ala-Archa” (45km) – Ak-Sai glacier

Transfer to national park in Ala-Archa gorge, to mountaineering camp. Trek to Ak-Sai glacier (3-4 hours). Overnight in tents or in mountain hut "Razek". (BLD)

Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Bishkek-700m, “Ala-Archa” camp -2200m, overnight point- 3200m

 

Day 6

Ak-Sai glacier

Easy ascent to “Uchitel” peak (3-4 hours for ascent) or hike to another hut under “Korona” peak (2-3 hours for ascent). (BLD)

 Altitudes during the day (above sea level): “Uchitel” peak – 4500m, "Korona" hut – 3800m, overnight point- 3200m

 

Day 7

Ak-Sai glacier – Bishkek

Descent to “Ala-Archa” camp (2 hours), transfer to Bishkek. Excursion around the city. Festive farewell dinner. Accommodation in guest house. (BLD)

Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Bishkek-700m

 

Day 8

Bishkek-Airport (30 km)

Flight home. (B)

Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Bishkek-700m

Service includes:

  1. Transport during the program;
  2. Meeting and seeing-off at the airport;
  3. Full board;
  4. Twin accommodation;
  5. English-speaking guide;
  6. Cooking equipment and tents during the trek;
  7. Guides for rafting and mountain guide (5-7 days);
  8. Horses for radial trip to Tamga-Tash;
  9. Porters (5-7 days);
  10. Carrying 10kg of your private things by porters during trek.

 

Service doesn’t include:

  1. Alcohol and soft drinks;
  2. Transfers, excursions or horse riding over the program etc.;
  3. Visa and invitation letter to Kyrgyzstan;
  4. Flight ticket to Kyrgyzstan;
  5. Medical insurance.

 

Clothing and Equipment:

Helmet
Sunscreen (at least 20SPF)
Chapstik or equivalent lip balm
Sunglasses with UV protection
At least a 25 Liter backpack for personal items
Sleeping bag 
Sleeping mat
Telescopic trekking sticks poles (optional)
Head lamp (eg Petzl) spare bulbs & batteries 
T-Shirts, long-sleeved T-shirt, shorts
Trekking pants
Underwear
Fleece jacket or pullover 
Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional) 
Down vest and/or jacket (optional) 
Waterproof jacket (Gore-Tex) with hood
Waterproof pants (Gore-Tex)
Thick, warm wool hiking socks - 2 pairs (for sleeping in tents cotton socks - 3 pairs)
Thin gloves for trekking and overnight    
Sun hat or scarf 
Warm fleece hat or light balaclava 
Trekking/Hiking boots with spare laces 
Footwear for around camp, eg running shoes and/or sandals