The tour will start from Almaty, transfer to Bishkek, Issyk-Kul lake and back to Almaty. City tour of Almaty - visit to the Art Gallery and Waterpark, museum folk instruments and high-mountain skating rink Medeo. Sightseeing tour of Bishkek: a visit to the Oak Park, Historical Museum, the central square of Ala-Too, flagpole, a monument to Manas.
6 days

Tour schedule

Day 1

Almaty Airport - hotel (20 km)

  • Arrival in Almaty at night.
  • Accommodation at the hotel 3-4 *.
  • Dinner.


Day 2

Almaty –Bishkek (250 km)

  • Breakfast
  • City tour: Art Gallery and Aquapark, a museum of folk instruments and Medeo high-mountain skating rink.
  • Dinner.
  • Moving to Bishkek. Accommodation at the hotel 3-4 *.
  • Dinner.


Day 3

Bishkek - Issyk-Kul (265 + 30 km)

  • Breakfast in the hotel.
  • Sightseeing tour of Bishkek: a visit to the Oak Park, Historical Museum, the central square of Ala-Too, flagpole, a monument to Manas.
  • Transfer to Issyk-Kul lake.
  • Lunch on the way to Issyk-Kul in the restaurant.
  • Accommodation at the hotel 3-4 *.
  • Dinner at the hotel.


Day 4

Issyk-Kul - Karakol - Jety-Oguz gorge (140 + 35 km)

  • Breakfast in the hotel.
  • One-day excursion to the city of Karakol and to the Jety-Oguz gorge.
  • Lunch in Karakol.
  • Jety-Oguz gorge, where you will see the famous red rocks “Broken heart” and “Seven bulls”
  • Return to the hotel. Dinner and overnight.
Day 5

Issyk-Kul Lake

  • After breakfast, excursion to the open-air museum in Cholpon-Ata - rock paintings (petroglyphs)
  • Visit to the local history museum of the city of Cholpon-Ata.
  • Dinner.
  • Boat trip and visit to RUH ORDO - the cultural center to them. Ch.Aytmatova.
  • Dinner and overnight at the hotel.


Day 6

Issyk-Kul - Almaty (515 km)

  • Early breakfast and go to Almaty
  • On the way visit the Burana Tower and the Archaeological Museum.
  • Delivery to Almaty airport for departure home.




What is included:

  • All ground transfer with driver
  • All entrance tickets listed in the schedule
  • Accommodation
  • Nutrition
  • Tour Guide
  • Mineral water during excursions


Not included

What is not included:

  • Visa (but if necessary, we can help)
  • Flights
  • Insurance
  • Meals, except for the tour and alcohol
  • Other expenses required by the client
  • Tips and other souvenir shopping
  • Other attractions not included in the tour


Detailed information

Lake Issyk-Kul is the pearl of Tien Shan, the largest lake in Kyrgyzstan. This is the second largest tectonic lake in the world. The Issyk-Kul valley is replete with healing hot mineral springs and mud. Karakol is the regional center of the Issyk-Kul region, located in the eastern part 12 km from the lake. It was founded in 1869 as a military and administrative center on the caravan road to Kashgaria. In Karakol, visit the Przhevalsky Museum, the Russian Orthodox Church, the Muslim mosque in the Chinese style. You will have the chance to see a demonstration of the traditional eagle hunting with hares. The old sport of falconry is still preserved in Kyrgyzstan. Golden Eagles are used to hunt hares, foxes, gazelles and even wolves. The Burana Tower and some other historical buildings and ruins are what are left of the city of Balasagun, which was the capital of the Karakhanid State (X-XII centuries), with a total area of ​​30 square meters. km