Acquaintance with Kyrgyz Horse

Acquaintance with Kyrgyz Horse

Duration: 8 days
Season: May-September
Route: Bishkek – Tamga village – Tamga gorge – Tosor gorge – Tamga village – Bishkek 
Conditions: This tour is developed for beginners in horse riding.

Day 1.
Airport-Bishkek (35 km)
Meeting at the airport. Transfer to Bishkek. Accommodation in a hotel. Excursion around the Bishkek. (L,D)
Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Bishkek city- 700 m

Day 2.
Bishkek-Tamga (320 km)
Transfer to Tamga village. On the way excursion to Komorchek place (canyons of red sandstone). Accommodation in guest house. Rest at the Issyk-Kul shore. (B,L,D)
Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Bishkek city- 700 m, Tamga-1685m

Day 3.
Tamga valley
Riding along Tamga gorge to former mountain base. Putting camp on plateau, near fir forest. Overnight in tents. (B,L,D)
Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Tamga gorge – 2000-2500m 

Day 4.
Djolborstu gorge – Tosor gorge
Riding from Djolborstu gorge to Tosor gorge. Overnight in tents. (B,L,D)
Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Djolborstu gorge, Tosor gorge – 2100-2700m

Day 5.
Tosor gorge-Tamga village
Riding from Tosor gorge to Toguz-Bulak river. Return to Tamga guest house. (B,L,D)
Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Tosor gorge-2100-2500m, Tamga-1685m

Day 6.
Tamga
Rest on the shore of Issyk-Kul. Accommodation in guest house. (B,L,D)
Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Tamga-1685m

Day 7.
Tamga-Bishkek (320 km)
Transfer to Bishkek. On the way excursion to felt workshop in Bokonbaevo village. Farewell dinner in restaurant. Accommodation in guest house. (B,L,D)
Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Tamga-1685m, Bishkek-700m

Day 8.
Bishkek-Airport (30 km)
Transfer to airport. Return home. (B)
Altitudes during the day (above sea level): Bishkek city- 700 m

 

Service includes:

Double or twin accommodation in guesthouses/hotels according program

Transport for transfers during tour;

Cook and full board during tour;

English speaking guide;

Tents, kitchen and camping equipment during tour;

 

Servise doesn't include:

Accommodation in hotels before and after the program;

Alcohol and soft drinks;

Transfers, excursions or horse riding over the program etc.;

Visa and invitation letter to Kyrgyzstan;

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
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