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Ready for the blast? Let’s get it started! This excellent refreshing tour is gonna chill your hot summer day. But don’t worry, the category of this rafting is 2-3 points (easy-medium), so nearly everybody will be able to participate. Today’s plan is: a visit to the famous Burana Tower, 20 kilometers of rafting down the Chu river and a nutrient lunch afterwards. Rest assured, you’ll love it!

Details

Start time: 8 AM or coordinated

Duration: 7-8 hours

Level of difficulty: easy – moderate

Free cancellation up to 24 hours prior to the tour

This is a private tour – only your group will participate

What we suggest to have with you: Baseball cap/panama, sunglasses, towel, camera/action camera

Prices

Group of 3-4 people: $101 per person

Group of 5-7 people: $66 per person

for larger groups please make an inquiry

At the coordinated time you’ll be picked up from a hotel and we’ll head towards the Chu river. It flows through the Boom gorge 115km from Bishkek.

Itinerary

1

Bishkek - Burana Tower

On the way, stop at the UNESCO World Heritage site Burana Tower. This ancient structure dates back to the 11th century so it’s really worth your visit. We shall spend around 30 minutes here contemplating splendid views from the top of the tower, walking around to see the balbals (ancient stones with the depictions) and visiting the archaeology museum with antique artifacts. Resuming our route to the Boom gorge.

2

Burana Tower - Chu river

When we arrive at the place we’ll start preparing for the rafting. You’ll be given all the necessary equipment: wetsuit, lifejacket, helmet and oars. After receiving the safety rules and instructions we’ll start the experience with the professional rafters. The floating distance is approximately 20km which usually takes around 1-1,5 hours. After this adrenaline adventure we’ll head towards Bishkek. Lunch on the way.

3

Boom gorge - Bishkek

Upon arrival in the city drop off at a hotel. This is the end of our tour, thank you! Have a beautiful evening!

  Air-conditioned vehicle with a driver

  English-speaking guide

  River rafting

  Equipment

  Lunch

  Admissions (Burana Tower)

  Health insurance

  Other personal expenses