Explore one of the best places in Kyrgyzstan
Song Kul is a high alpine lake situated at an altitude of 3016 meters. It is the second largest lake in Kyrgyzstan with an area of 270 square kilometers. During the riding, you will feel an endless area of this valley and when you will be on the hill to see the majestic panorama of the lake you will fall in love with this landscape forever! It is a quiet place where the sound of waves of the lake, breeze, livestock's chewing can only be heard. Your body and mind will relax very deeply.
Route: Bishkek - Burana Tower- Song Kul -Bishkek
The tour can be shortened/prolonged/changed upon your request. For that please inquire for a quote.
Day. 1 Bishkek - Burana tower (70 km) - Song Kul lake (282 km, 7 hours)
On our way, we visit Burana tower, an 11th-century minaret which is one of Kyrgyzstan's best known archaeological sites. Further, our lunch will be in a cafe in Kochkor city. In the evening when we get to yurt camp you will have your free time to relax, go to the shore of the lake, enjoy nature, etc. Another option: horse riding near the shore of the lake.
Day 2. Song Kul
After breakfast in the first part of a day, we will ride near the shore of the lake till the mausoleum of a Kyrgyz hero - Olzhobolot uulu Andash. It takes 1. 5 hours one way. After lunchtime, we will ride to the mountains and see a small nice waterfall there. It takes 2-3 hours to get to the waterfall. Further, we will ride up to the hill on our way back to the yurt camp to see the panorama of Song-Kul lake.
Day 3. Song-Kul - Bishkek
After breakfast, we drive back to Bishkek.
Note: The duration of the tour can be also lengthened or can be changed upon your request
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Hotel, Address or Intersection
Duration: 3 days
Duration of tour can be 2 or 3 days.
Tour is not unavailable in winter time.
There is other option for winter time.
Transportation for 1-3 people - 4x4 offroad vehicle
For a larger group, please inquire for a quote
All transport have an air-conditioner
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
- Admission Tickets
Estimated Local Cash Needed
2500 Kyrgyzstani som - 1 usd is about 69 Kyrgyzstan Som
You can change cash before I come to you or on our way in Bishkek. 2500 KGS will be enough per person for lunches in cafes, some snacks and for bottles of water
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.