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My name is Yuliya. I live in Kyrgyzstan. I have been working in tourism area more than 8 years. I really love my Motherland and I will be happy to organize your trip to my country. We have fascinating mountains, magnificent lakes and many other beautiful places.
Kyrgyzstan is one of the best places where you can find perfect routes for off road driving! So it will be my pleasure to be your helper and make your time – valuable!
Tour 1: Tour to Main Sights
Duration: 8 days
Countries: Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan
In short: Tashkent – Samarkand – Tashkent Andijan – Uzbek border Duslik – Osh – Bishkek – Ala Archa – Bishkek – Karakol – Jeti Oguz – Bishkek
Day 1: Tashkent – Samarkand
After arrival you will start the tour from visiting Independence square. It is main square and a symbol of victory in World War II. Then you will walk in the local Broadway, street that divides Independence square and Amir Timur square. Also you will have a ride in the one of the most breathtaking subways in the world, first line that was opened in 1977. Of course you will visit old part of the city which includes: Chorsu Bazaar, Kukaldash Madrasah and Hast Imam complex that consists of several madrasahs, mosques and mausoleum. But the most impressive part of the tour is seeing Othman Quran which is the world’s oldest Quran copy dating back to 8th c. Quran belonged to Othman Ibn Affan, the Third Caliph (of the four righteous Caliphs who succeeded the prophet Muhammad). He was killed by non-muslims in 8th century and his blood spred over the Quran that you still can see on its pages. Evening train to Samarkand. Night is in a hotel.
Day 2: Samarkand – Tashkent
Samarkand, the second largest city in Uzbekistan, is located in the Zeravshan River Valley. It is the same age and the city of Babylon or Rome. Today you will have a gret opportunity to explore it. You will start from the most remarkable sights: Registan square, Shakhi-Zindeh, Mausoleum Guri Emir and Bibi Khanum Mosque. At first you will see a complex of three Madrasahs (15th -17th centuries), the major sitight of Samarkand you cannot stop admiring for its glory and splendor - Registan square. Tour will continue to Shakhi-Zindeh, it is the architectural complex collection of mausoleums dating back to 11th-15th centuries, a part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then you will visit mosque that was built for one of the favorite Tamerlane’s wife, after victory of his campaign in India - Bibi Khanum Mosque. Evening train to Tashkent. Night is at the hotel.
Day 3: Tashkent – Andijan – Uzbek border Duslik – Osh
In the morning you will drive to Andijan by train. After you arrive to Dustik you will have to cross border. Driver will meet and accompany you to Osh city. Night is in a hotel.
Day 4: Osh – Bishkek
Here in Osh you will visit the most remarkable and magnificent site - Suleiman Mountain. Solomon’s Mountain or Suleiman Too is located in the center of the city and being a sacred place for local Muslims. The legend says that here was buried biblical prophet Solomon (Suleiman in the Koran) at the foot of it. Then visit an Asian bazar. In the evening we will transfer you to the airport to have a flight to Bishkek city. Overnight is in a hotel.
Day 5: Bishkek – Ala Archa – Bishkek
The first part of the tour will be visiting Pobeda Square (Victory Square), Duboviy Park (Oak Park), Central Ala-Too Square, Old Square, National Philharmonic, and many other places of interest. The second part is dedicated for driving to National Park Ala Archa gorge. At the USSR time only V.I.P. could bow and walk here. The Ala Archa is situated on the spur of Tien Shan Mountain range and 45 km from Bishkek. To see a breathtaking panoramic view you can have a hiking tour to see a panoramic view of the gorge. Then we will return to Bishkek. Night is in a hotel.
Day 6: Bishkek – Burana – Issyk Kul northern shore – Karakol
Morning drive to heavenly Issyk Kul Lake. It is the second largest mountanious lake in the world that is located on the altitude of 1 608 m above sea level. The lake is called "the pearl of Central Asia" and you will be amazed of the mountains that encircle it. On the way you will have stop at the Burana Tower - minaret of the 11th century and an open air museum of Balbals also known as stone warriors. Then you will drive to minaret but before you will see a place with ancient stone patterns – petroglyphs. Night is in a guesthouse.
Day 7: Karakol – Jeti Oguz – Issyk Kul southern shore – Bishkek
Jeti Oguz gorge or Seven Bulls is your destination for today. This gorge is popular and famous for its red rocks formations. Here you will have opportunity to see the Broken Heart Mountain. And if you want to reach the top of the mountain you can hike 20 minutes and enjoy impressive panorama view of the gorge. After it you will visit Bokonbaeva village to meet local hunter. He will show you traditional way of hunting with the help of the eagle. His preys are hares and foxes. You will find out a lot of interesting facts about it. Continue our way to Bishkek. Night is in a hotel.
Day 8: Bishkek – Airport
In the morning is transfer to airport.
Transport in Kyrgyzstan:
02 pax – Mitsubishi Delica
04-10 pax – 1 Mercedes Sprinter
Price per person:
02 pax – 1 080 $
04 pax – 815 $
06 pax – 695 $
08 pax – 630 $
10 pax – 590 $
Single – 130 $
Early check-in – 30 $
Single early check-in – 50 $
All dinners – 95 $*
All lunches and dinners – 185 $*
Entrance fees in UZ* (with escort guide only) – 25 $ per person
English speaking guides:
UZ – local 80 $ per group or escort 300 $ per group
KG – 395 $ per group
Tashkent – “Samir” Hotel 3*
Samarkand – “Ideal” Hotel 3*
Osh – “Sun Rise” Hotel 3*/”
Bishkek – “Discovery” 3* or “Garden” 4*
Karakol – “Karagat” Hotel 4* or “Green Yard” Boutique Hotel
- Entrances to all museums
- Mineral water during the tour
- Flight tickets Osh – Bishkek (15 kg limit, extra 2 $ per kg)
- Train tickets Tashkent-Samarkand, Samarkand-Tashkent, Tashkent-Andijan
Service does not include:
- Single rooms
- Early check-in
- Travel insurance
- Visa and visa support
- English speaking guide
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