The name of tour: 4 day cultural tour to Kyrgyzstan
Tour's destinations: Bishkek, Ala Archa, Kochkor, Son Kul
Quantity of the days: 5 days
Day 1: Bishkek
Meet with your guide at Manas International Airport and that you will be driving to the capital city of Kyrgyzstan. The way will take about 30-35 minutes from the airport. Today you will have a city tour, where you will explore major attractions of the city. You will visit Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, the National Arts Museum, National Philharmonic. Today you will have a tour of Osh Bazaar. Where you can enjoy shopping for various products. There are colorful tapestry of fabrics, produce, and people selling and buying goods. You will take a lot of photos today. The night will be in the hotel.
Day 2: Bishkek - Ala Archa - Bishkek - Kochkor
After breakfast you will drive to Ala Archa gorge. Ala Archa is translated from Kyrgyz as "variegated juniper" and all because this territory is home to a huge number of junipers that creep and cover the slopes. This is a good recreation area for locals and travelers who want to see the beauty of the beautiful mountains. The gorge is rich in flora and fauna, and many climbers come here to conquer the mountain peaks. In the second part of the day you will transfer to Kochkor village. On the way you will explore interesting site Burana Tower. In ancient times, Burana was of considerable importance and was a transit point on the routes of the Great Silk Road. The minaret is very ancient and dates back to the 11th century, built during the reign of the Karakhanids. On the territory you can observe the ancient stone statues of Balbals and hand mills of ancient times. You will spend the night in a home stay.
Day 3: Kochkor - Son Kul
This day you will direct to the second largest lake in Kyrgyzstan - Son Kul Lake. Son Kul lake is located at an altitude of 3016 meters above sea level and is squeezed in a basin between the inner spurs of the Tien Shan. The lake is interesting for its unique pristine nature, rich in flora and fauna. Endemic Edelweiss grows at an altitude of. You can also notice a huge number of livestock driven here for the season at an altitude in the summer. Upon arrival, you will have time to explore the area, take photos and have a great time in the fresh air. You will spend the night in yurts. The Yurt is a portable dwelling widely spread among Mongolian, Siberian and Asian nomads.
Day 4: Son Kul - 33 parrots Pass - Kochkor - Bishkek
This day you will head on to Kochkor village. You will transfer via 33 parrots pass (3 133 m). It is incredibly beautiful, and the view from the top makes you freeze with delight. Along the way you will break in to observe fascinating waterfall that is situated on the bottom of the Pass and you will stroll to get it. After exploration the waterfall you will direct to Kochkor village. Upon arrival in Kochkor, you will be able to learn how to make a national felt carpet, which will be shown to you by a local family. This is an ancient applied art that is passed down from generation to generation, and carpets are very durable. Then you will explore a small handicraft museum there. In the end of the tour you will transfer to Bishkek city. You will spend the night in the hotel.
Day 5: Bishkek - Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport