"Asian Roads" company offers to you Horse tours on a new route "The horse tour on the valleys of Tyan-Shan"

  • Duration: 9 days
  • Type of route: Horse tour
  • Size of group: From 2 to 10 people

Route: Bishkek – valley Chychkan – Chonkol – Каysarsaz –Kapka – Тunduk Unkur – Chonkanatchuu – Saymaly tash – Kapka - Koshbulak–– valley Chychkan - Bishkek.

This exclusive, not previously traversed by tourists, new horse route is in one of the most beautiful parts of the mountains of Kyrgyz Republic, which is also a national reserve. Due to the fact that these places are completely unpopulated and rarely visited by people, all flora and fauna (lakes, rivers, thousands of varieties of mountain flowers and other vegetation) has wonderfully preserved here its extraordinary beauty intact. It is possible to sight mountain goats, deer, badgers, marmots, mountain turkey, a variety of eagles and other bird species.

Riding skills are required, we recommend You to get riding lessons before your arrival.

Make sure to take with you:

  • Backpack;
  • Jumper, windbreaker, cap, hat and sunglasses;
  • Tourist shoes (mountain) and indoor shoes;
  • Sleeping bag (comfort 0C), the mattress;
  • Rider helmet.

Included in cost:

  • All transfers from the airport Manas, to Bishkek, to Chychkan valley, and back to Bishkek; ;
  • Accommodation;
  • Full board;
  • Guide, horseman;
  • Tents and other supplies during the tour.

The price does not include:

  • Visa-free regime;
  • Flights to / from Kyrgyzstan;
  • Alcoholic beverages;
  • Sightseeing tickets in Bishkek;
  • Souvenirs

Tour program

Day 1: Arrival in Bishkek.
Meeting at the airport, transfer - 30km in Bishkek. City tour. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, rest.

• Accommodation in hotel.

Day 2: Chychkan Gorge (251km) - Chonkol.

Breakfast at the hotel. After breakfast, we leave towards the Chychkan gorge. This legendary road that runs from the Chui valley into the world of sky-high mountains through a 3 km long tunnel at the Too Ashuu pass (altitude 3586m) and then into the Ferghana valley, has linked China and ancient Osh to the West Asia and Europe for thousands of years.

By lunchtime, we arrive at OSON motel (in the Chychkan Gorge), and have lunch. After lunch there is a three hours trip to Chonkol lake. Here, the quiet Kyrgyz mountain horses are waiting for us, that are accustomed to enduring difficult mountain crossings with experienced guides. They can be relied upon fully. There will be an introduction, a small briefing, test horse riding. Then dinner.

• Accommodation – tents

• In the saddle - 1.5 hours

Day 3: Kaysarsaz.

After breakfast, we start the way with the Chonkol lake. It is located at an altitude of about 2000 m above sea level. The lake is 6.5 km long and 2 km wide, with average depth of about 90 m.

Azure shade of the lake changes depending on the time of day, and you can look at it for an infinitely long time. After 4 hours, there is small camp and rest. We continue the way and reach the lake Kichikol - an exact copy of the Chonkol lake, but only smaller in size. Dinner.

• Accommodation - tents

• In the saddle - 1.5 hours.

Day 4: Kapka.

Breakfast. We continue our way, climb up to the bottom of the valley pass Chechekty and down the valley. 4 hours.

There is a small camp and rest. We go up and enjoy the beauty of nature of Chechekty Valley, and after 4 hours reach Tashkapka area. Dinner.

• Accommodation - tents

• In the saddle – 5, 6 hours

Day 5: Tunduk Unkur.

After breakfast, we continue with the route along absolutely deserted places, into the realm of pure pristine nature of the mountain. After 4 hours, there is a small camp and rest.

Then we climb to the top valleys pass (3300m) and go down to the Tunduk- Unkur cave – a place resembling a Kyrgyz yurt with the top open. Dinner.

• Accommodation - tents

• In the saddle - 5,6 hours.

Day 6: Chonkanatchuu.

Incredible colors of a mountain sunrise and a hot breakfast will give us a great mood, and the charge for the new campaign. And so we are on the way to the mountain range Ular Tash (3200m, 4 hours.) There is a small camp and rest.

While inhaling the crystal clear air, and listening to the sound of flowing mountain streams, we come to the foot of the pass Chonkanatchuu. 4 hours Dinner.

• Accommodation - tents

• In the saddle – 5, 6 hours.

Day 7: Saimaly Tash

Breakfast. Then commit foot climb to the top Chon Kanatchuu (3400m), Foreseeble the beauty of nature and the go back to the foot of the pass (4 hours). Easy camp, rest.

Next on the route down the valley Kichikanatchuu. We go up to the pass Saimaly Tash (3000m) - a historic site, which is of interest to archaeologists from all over the world with their cave paintings and went down. Dinner.

• Accommodation - tents

• In the saddle – 5, 6 hours.

Day 8: Kapka

We have breakfast and continue along the route down to the valley with an unusually beautiful nature, mountain streams and clear spring waters and camp at the foot of the pass Kapka (3000m). We can sight along the way a flock of sheep and goats grazing on the green meadows under the supervision of the strong shepherds, who have been continue the work of their fathers from generation to generation.

We climb on serpentine to the top of the pass and then descend. There is a small camp and rest. We then go further along the Shamaltor Valley. 4 hours. Dinner.

• Accommodation - tents

• In the saddle – 5,6 hours.

Day 9: Koshbulak

Breakfast. We head towards the valley Koshbulak. 4 hours. Small camp and rest. We travel by car to Chychkan. 3 hours. Dinner.

• Accommodation - motel OSON

• The saddle - 4 hours

• Transfer.

Day10: Chychkan Gorge

Transfer to Bishkek, Manas airport

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