B-1. Tash-Rabat - Son-Kul.
Itinerary: Bishkek - Burana - Kochkor - Tash-Rabat - Son-Kul - Kekjerty - Bishkek
Duration: 6 days
Best season: May-June - August-September
Accommodation: hotels, yurts
Tour grade: moderate
Max. altitude: 4100 m
Total distance: 1200 km
You will travel across Kyrgyzstan from the North to the South in Naryn region and you will cross 6 passes. The road is not bad in general, but some parts of it go over the mountains. You will have the chance to see many landscapes of different climate zones: green valleys, spruce forests, alpine forests, snows, fats rivers and crystal pure lakes. Along with the beauty of the nature you will have a chance to lives in tents and watch the life of local normads-shepherds.

Itinerary
Day 1
Bishkek
Arrival in Bishkek. Bishkek - the capital of the Kyrgyz Republic, its political, economic, scientific and cultural center, the main transport hub. The area of - 160 square kilometers, population - about 1 million people. Bishkek is located in the center of the Chui valley at the foot of the snow-white mountains of the Kyrgyz Ala-Too, at an altitude of 420-950 meters above sea level.
Accommodation in a hotel or in a guest house.
Excursion around the city.
Bishkek.
Day 2
Bishkek - Kochkor
Transfer to Kochkor. Along the way you will visit historical monument - Burana Tower (XI century), standing on the Great Silk Road. The road passes through picturesque Boom gorge. In the town of Kochkor, you will visit a workshop of traditional felt rugs. You will also be able to become personally involved in their manufacture. A visit to the National Museum of Decorative and Applied Arts. Purchase of souvenirs.
Accommodation at a guest house.
Burana
Day 3
Kochkor - Tash-Rabat
Transfer to Tash-Rabat (3500 m) and sight-seeing of the caravanserai of the XI century standing on the Great Silk Road. Along the way you will see beautiful, high-altitude valleys. You will also visit the cave and see the cave paintings of beautiful jagged mountain ridge. Accommodation in a yurt.
Tash-Rabat
Day 4
Tash-Rabat
Tash-Rabat Walk on horseback to Tash-Rabat (4100 m), which offers views of Chatyr-Kul lake.
Chatyr-Kul (3530 m), the third largest in the Central Tien Shan. The width of 11 km, the length of 23 km, depth up to 20.4 m mirror area of 153.5 square kilometers, the volume of water -. 610 million m³, (translated - Heavenly Lake). In summer, the lake turns into a "rookery". This mountain flock geese, ducks. In the gorges of the rivers are found deer, marten, lynx, wild boars, porcupines
Tash-Rabat (4100 m), which offers views of Chatyr-Kul lake.
Day 5
Tash-Rabat - Son-Kul
Transfer to Son-Kul Lake (3016 m) through Baetovo. Pass Moldo-Ashu (3346 m).
The lake is located in a mountain hollow between the ridges Moldo-Too-Too and Song Kol Lake Boor-Alba, at an altitude of 3016 m, its area - 275 square kilometers, the maximum depth of 22 m, the average depth - 9.2 m, length - 29 km, the largest width - 18 km. In the summer the water temperature rises to 11-12 C.
Accommodation in a yurt.
Son-Kul lake.
Day 6
Son-Kul - Bishkek
Return to Bishkek.
Inspection stone circles Tash Tulga on Son-Kul.
Pass-Teskei Torpok, panorama. Waterfall Son-Kul.
Valley Kekzherty. Burial mounds, stone circles (octagon), petroglyphs.
Accommodation in a hotel or a guest house.
Kok-Moinok canyons
Day 7
Coming back home.


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