Horse Trekking Kyrgyzstan (Kol-Tor Lake), 7 days

Itinerary: Bishkek – Shamshy - Gorge – Tuyuk Kol-Tor lake – Kegety Gorge - Bishkek

Duration:7 days / 6 nights (4 days horse riding)
Best season: late June – mid September
Group size: 5 -6 persons
Notes: The participants of horse riding trip should be well trained horse riders.


Program:


Day Itinerary: Lodging:
1 Airport – Bishkek Arrival in Bishkek. Meeting at the airport in “Manas” and transfer to the Hotel 3*. Sightseeing in Bishkek: visit central square Ala-Too, State History Museum, Fine Art Museum, Oak park, Osh market, Philormonia Concert Hall and etc. Accommodation in the hotel 3* Shah Palace Hotel 3*
2 Bishkek – Shamshy Breakfast. Transfer to Smashy Gorge (120 km, 2 hrs). On the way excursion to Burana Tower (X-XI cen). Lunch in Yurt Inn. Afternoon walking in the fir-tree forest and enjoy nature. Dinner and accommodation in Yurt Inn. Yurt Inn
3 Horse riding After breakfast start trekking towards Tuyik Kol-Tor mountain lake (2733 m) along Tuyuk river which forms Shamshy river. Full board. Trekking time: 5-6 hrs. Overnight stay in tent at the altitude of 2250 m. Tent
4 Horse riding Hiking up to the Kol-Tor mountain lake (2733 m). Enjoy manificent maountain lake view and nature. Full Board. Trekking time: 6-7 hrs. Overnight in tent. Tent
5 Horse riding Breakfast. Trekking to Kegety Gorge (1350 m) along the Kol-Tor river. Lunch-box. Arrival to Kegety Mountain Guest House. Dinner and accommodation in Kegety Guest House. Guest House
6 Kegety – Bishkek Breakfast. Transfer to Bishkek (110 km, 3-4 hrs). Free. Accommodation in the hotel 3* Shah Palace Hotel 3*
7 Breakfast. Transfer to the airport “Manas”. Departure -

Rate pp / USD 2 3 4 5 6 8
Horse tour 12 days / 11 nights 485 USD 414 USD 424 USD 393 USD 391 USD 361 USD

Program price includes:

  1. Transportation from day 1 to day 12
    • For the group up to 4 persons by Minvan Delica 6 seats, 4 WD
    • Fore the group up to 5 persons by Minibus, 13 seats
  2. Accommodation:
    • Bishkek, Shah Palace hotel 3* or equal level on double basis, 2 nights, private bathroom
    • Shamshy Gorge: Yurt Inn on sharing basis, full board is included (5 persons of the same gender in a yurt)
    • Tents on double sharing basis during horse trek
    • Kegety Gorge: Kegety Guest House, 1 night, shared bathroom
  3. Horses for horse riding (4 days, including return way)
  4. Horses to load equipments
  5. 2 Horsemen (10 day, including return way), including their meals
  6. English speaking guide from day 1 to day 7 including horse, salary, meals and accommodation
  7. Full board during horse trek from lunch on day 2 to dinner on day 5.
  8. Kitchen and dining utensils
  9. Cook for horse riding trip for the group more than 4 persons
  10. Memorable souvenirs

Extra:

  1. International air ticket
  2. Kyrgyz visa / visa support letter
  3. Carry mats, sleeping bag
  4. Meals en-routes
  5. Alcohol beverage during tour

Notes:

  1. The offered program can be conducted from early June till early September
  2. In case of early arrival in Bishkek, early check-in the hotel is charged fully – 50 USD per person in twin room / night
  3. The horse riding program must be ordered in advance at least 7 days before arrival dates to Shamshy Gorge. Otherwise we can guarantee arrangement of the horse riding tour for such long days
  4. Cook is provided for group more than 4 persons. For the smaller group up to 3 persons are provided / prepared by horseman assistant and guide-interpreter
  5. Meals in mountainous region are included because there are not any option to go out for meals
  6. Weather in the mountain even in August is quite cold at night and it is highly recommended to have warm clothes and raincoat.
  7. Four and Five star accommodation in available by request. The price of the program will be changed accordingly.

Booking / Payment

We book agreed tour package and services after clients confirmation. To guarantee booking we apply to make prepayment within 5 days after all services booked and confirmed. Balance can be paid upon arrival.

Cancellations and charges

- There is no cancellation charge for confirmed booking made 15 days prior to arrival, but any actual expenses incurred relating to documents such as visa support, permits, or any other necessary official paperwork, have to be paid.

- There is cancellation charge of 10% of booking amount for cancellations made less 15 days of arrival date

- There is cancellation charge of 50% of booking amount for cancellations made less 3 days before arrival date.