Burana Tower and lunch in local house - Follow the Silk Road - Private tour from Bishkek

Tour Number

Activity Level

793670


Categories

Local Experience, Food and Wine, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is welcome for children too.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), German (conversational), Kirghiz (fluent), Russian (fluent), Turkish (basic)

Welcome my dear guests - in one day you can feel the history and local culture.


Visit Burana Tower that is almost 1000 years old. See the architecture and style of the tower that was made on 9-11 centuries and still existing.

People think that it is just the usual tower, however, this tower has a big history. People can not determine exactly at what century was built that tower, however by different versions it was built in 9-11 centuries. Now you can see there Burana Tower, however earlier it was a place where Karahanid empire lived. It was one of the main stops in the period of Silk Road and because of that, you can see there different finds from 9-11 centuries in Museum.

If you would like to know regarding history that was 1000 years ago in Kyrgyzstan you should visit Burana Tower.

You also will have the opportunity to visit the local house and feeling the atmosphere of Central Asian house will be a great experience for you.

Itinerary

I will meet you at the agreed place in Bishkek and we are going to start our trip to Burana Tower. (located 90 km from Bishkek, 1. 5 hours of driving)

Next to Burana Tower, we are going to find Balbals that are gravestones, that were collected from some parts of Kyrgyzstan. And you are also welcome to the museum that is inside of Burana Tower where you can see excavations that were found in the area of Balasagun (the museum is optional - no need entrance fee).

After visiting Burana Tower we are going to drive to a local house that is 5 minutes of drive from Burana Tower to feel the taste of local food.
And after day of history and culture, we are going back to Bishkek.

Additional information:
I can customize this tour. Fell free to contact me.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 7 hours

Transportation

I will use Audi A4 Model of 2002 - Comfortable with A/C.

If you have a larger group, please message me for a quote. I will customize this tour.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: Entrance fees for Burana Tower

Bottle of water per person

Lunch:
Family is going to cook:
1) manty that is Central Asian dumplings with meat and onion inside of the dough
2) one type of soup with vegetables and meat. 3) One type of salad
4) Different sweets on the table.
5) Different fruits depend on the season.
If you are vegetarian, please inform me and the family is going to cook a vegetarian meal.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

200 SOM(KGZ) - Approximately 5 USD per person for Souvenirs.

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

I do not have any restrictions in regard to my guiding, I can offer a full range of experiences.

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    793670


    Categories

    Local Experience, Food and Wine, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is welcome for children too.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 3

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), German (conversational), Kirghiz (fluent), Russian (fluent), Turkish (basic)

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