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Experience the complete wildness of nature on the height of 3000m above sea level with this amazing 2 day tour. Son Kol lake is truly an enchanted place where mystery intertwines with beauty. Sleep overnight in a yurt, ride your horse through the lake and its green pastures, eat the national food and enjoy the landscape. Here you will turn into the real warrior of Kyrgyz highlands!

Details

Start time: 8 AM or coordinated

Duration: 2 days / 1 night

Level of difficulty: easy

Free cancellation up to 3 days prior to the tour

This is a private tour – only your group will participate

What we suggest to have with you: Summer clothes, warm clothes, baseball cap/panama, sunglasses, sunscreen, hiking shoes, umbrella, camera.

Prices

1 person – $360

2 – $200 p/person

3 – $160 p/person

4 to 6 – $130 p/person

for larger groups please make an inquiry

In the morning after pickup from a hotel you will start your breathtaking journey to Son Kol. The road will take us around 4 hours so the picturesque views are ensured.

Itinerary

1 day

Bishkek - Burana Tower - Son Kol lake

On the way, stop in Tokmok town (80km) to have a glance at the famous Burana Tower. This ancient minaret was built in the 11th century to serve as the watching tower and is therefore quite worth your visit. Here we’ll spend around 30 minutes enjoying a superb view from the top of the tower and visiting the archaeology museum. Resuming the road. Lunch on the way. When you get to Son Kol lake you will have some beautiful time to explore the sumptuous landscapes and to take some wonderful pictures. Dinner. Overnight in a yurt (traditional Kyrgyz dwelling).

2 day

Son Kol lake - Kochkor town - Bishkek

In the morning after breakfast we’ll start exploring Son Kol a bit deeper. A nice horseback ride and a relaxing stroll along the charming shore will make your day! After several hours of perfect meditation we’ll start our return back to Bishkek. When we have descended down the serpentine mountain pass we’ll head to Kochkor town in the Naryn region. Lunch. Resuming the road to the capital city. Upon arrival in Bishkek we invite you to a lovely city tour. The guide will show you the best sightseeings and will get you immersed into the fascinating lifestyle of our city. Farewell dinner. Drop off at your hotel (not included). This is the end of our tour, thank you very much!

  Air-conditioned vehicle with a driver

  English-speaking guide

  Accommodation for 1 night – yurt (shared by 4-6 people)

  Meals – full board (B, L, D)

  Horse riding

  Admissions (Burana Tower)

  Flight tickets

  Accommodation on the 2th night

  Health insurance

  Other personal expenses