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Price Per Person

USD 1,100
Country: Kyrgyzstan
City: Bishkek
Duration: 13 Day(s) - 12 Night(s)
Tour Category: Trekking Tours
Departure Date: Thu 01 Jan '99

Package Itinerary

Terskey Ala-Too

Best season: July - September

Trekking in Terskey Ala-Too Range

Itinerary: Bishkek - Karakol - Ala-Kol Lake - Issyk-Kul Lake - Bishkek

Day 1  Bishkek.

International flight to Bishkek. Meeting at the airport in Bishkek. Transfer to the hotel. Rest.

Afternoon city sightseeing tour in Bishkek: Philharmonic Society, Ala-Too Square, Victory Square, Handicraft shops, Osh bazaar, Fine Arts Museum, State History Museum.

Day 2 Boom Gorge.

Transfer to the Boom gorge (120 km – 2 hours). Walking to the red sandstone rocks.

Day 3 Kashka-Suu Gorge.

After lunch transfer via Karakol town (280 km – 5 hours) further to Kashka-Suu Gorge (35 km).

Day 4 Altyn-Arashan Gorge.

Hike up to Chon-Kol-Dzar pass (3350 m) along Kashka-Suu Riverand then descent to Altyn-Arashan Gorge ("Gold Spring") which is famous in the region by its hot springs. Overnight in Altyn-Arashan Gorge, close to local resort.

Day 5 Altyn-Arashan Gorge.

Circular walking to the upper reaches of Arashan Gorge.

Day 6 Ala-Kol Lake.

Radial hike to Ala-Kol Lake (3900 m). End point is located in 8 km far from the base camp. Time of return trekking is 7 hours.

Day 7 Dzhety-Oguz Gorge.

Transfer to Karakol town (35 km – 1 hour) to buy fresh food. Travel to Dzhety-Oguz Gorge (50 km – 1.5 hour).

Days 8-9 Circular walking.

Day 10 Issyk-Kul Lake.

Transfer to Issyk-Kul Lake (180 km – 2.5 hours). On the way visit to pethroglyphs (an open air collection of stones with ancient inscriptions).

Day 11 Rest by Issyk-Kul lake.

Day 12 Bishkek.

Transfer to Bishkek (260 km – 4 hours). En-route visit to Burana Tower, architectural monument of IX-XI century on the Great Silk Road.

Day 13 Departure.

Check-out. Transfer to the airport. Departure by international flight.


Price includes the following service:

  •  Mountain Guide for trekking
  • Cook for trek
  • Porters to carry food and kitchen utensils only from day 3 to day 7
  • Twin accommodation in the hotel 3* in Bishkek (3 nights)
  • Twin accommodation in the hotel 3* at Issyk-Kul Lake (2 nights) 
  • Meals: Full Board during trekking, breakfasts in the hotels
  • Airport and outward transfers by minibus 
  • Transfers to the Gorges by Cross Country vehicle
  • Excursions + entrance fees


Price does not include:

  • Trekking tent, sleeping bag and mat
  • Kyrgyz visa fee
  • Lunches / Dinners in Bishkek and Issyk-Kul Lake 
  • Porterage service 


 1. Price is valid for group of 4 persons

2. Tourists must have medical insurance policy with coverage of USD 40 000.

 3. Road to Altyn-Arashan Gorge is quite hard, therefore it is necessary to use 4WD vehicle or a      cross country vehicle (so called truck bus) 

Altitude. If you are new to altitude you may have concerns about the effects. Don’t worry because this trekking goes in quiet manner, without big altitude difference. This altitude rarely causes anyone any problems on this trip. The best way to avoid such symptoms is to walk at a gentle steady pace and drink plenty of fluid. 


Age: We have been conducting this trekking trip for people aged from 15 to 70 years old. 

Equipment: trekking shoes, trekking poles, rucksack, sleeping bag, carry mat, sunglasses, sunblock creme.


Trip itinerary and service can be changed by request

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