Cultural tour 2

Kyrgyzstan tour: Tour 2

Destination: Kyrgyzstan

Activity: Cultural tour

Duration: 5 days 

Places to visit: Bishkek - Burana Tower - Cholpon Ata - Issyk-Kul Lake - Karakol - Tamga 

We would like to present you great opportunity to meet Kyrgyz culture and traditions. During this tour you will visit almost all of the most famous highlights of Kyrgyzstan. Program includes  Burana tower that was built in 11 century, the pearl of Kyrgyzstan - Issik Kul Lake. It is the second largest mountain lake in the world. Also we are going to show you ancient petrogliphs that are dated to the 8 century B.C. And many others interesting places! 

Tour summary: 

Day 1: Bishkek - Burana Tower - Issyk Kul Lake
Meeting in the airport, transfer to the comfortable  hotel in Cholpon Ata (270km). On the way visiting of Burana Tower (25 m minaret of the ancient city 11 century) and an open air museum of Balbans (stone warriors). Cholpon Ata is the modern city on the northern shore of the second biggest alpine  Lake in the world - Issyk Kul Lake (1600 m. a. s. l .) 
Day 2: Issyk Kul Lake - Karakol
After breakfast you transfer to Karakol city. Visiting ancient stone inscriptions (dating back to 800 B.C.), including the local museum and an hour  cruise on a steam boat to enjoy the divine  beauty of the lake. Overnight in a guesthouse. 
Day 3: Karakol - Tamga
The entire morning is dedicated to a a guided Karakol City Tour. There you will visit the museum of M.V. Prejvalsky, one of the world's greatest explores and the Dungan mosque. This will be followed by the visit of an old wooden Orthodox Church.  . After lunch we will start our way to the glorious Jeti Oguz, the gorge of 7 red rocks (30km). There we  also will see the Broken Heart Mountain. Then we   transfer to Tamga village. 
Day 4: Tamga - Bishkek
After breakfast you will drive along the southern shore of  amazing Issyk-Kul Lake to Bishkek city. As soon as we are in Bishkek you will have a city tour including lunch. You will see the central Ala-Too Square, Duboviy Park (Oak Park), wide and ceremonial Pobeda Square (Victory Square), the History Museum, National philharmonic, Oriental Bazaar, Art Gallery and many others places of interest. 
Day 5: Bishkek
At the time arranged previously according to your flight details, your guide will meet you in your Hotel and accompany you to Manas International Airport.