3-Day tour to Song-Kul lake

Tour Number

Activity Level

552234


Categories

Nature and Wildlife, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town, Adventure / Active

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. The overnight is in the yurt camp. There is no bed inside. If it is comfrotable to sleep on the floor then the tour can be suitable for your children. If children are under 10 years old, then it could be quite difficult to take them to horse riding. Duration of riding quite long.

Friendly: No.
The trip is quite long way. If it is comfortable to sit during about 7 hours then it can be suitable for you.
The lunches are in the cafes, so you must able to get in and out of a car.
The overnight is in the yurt camp. There is no bed inside. If it is comfrotable to sleep on the floor then the tour can be suitable for you.

Maximum travelers: 3

Language(s)

explanation

Russian (fluent), Kirghiz (fluent), Kazakh (basic), Japanese (basic), English (fluent)

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.

Itinerary

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

Transportation for 1-3 people - 4x4 offroad vehicle
For a larger group, please inquire for a quote
All transport have an air-conditioner

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation
  • Admission Tickets

Other: - All transfer + an experienced driver + fuel
- Accommodation (yurt camp "Uluk")
- Meals: breakfast, lunch and dinner, except lunches in cafes
- Horses
- A mountainous guide for accompanying during the horse riding
- Tickets for Burana Tower and museum
- Taking photos and videos of you

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

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

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  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    552234


    Categories

    Nature and Wildlife, Local Experience, Day Trip / Out of Town, Adventure / Active

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. The overnight is in the yurt camp. There is no bed inside. If it is comfrotable to sleep on the floor then the tour can be suitable for your children. If children are under 10 years old, then it could be quite difficult to take them to horse riding. Duration of riding quite long.

    Friendly: No.
    The trip is quite long way. If it is comfortable to sit during about 7 hours then it can be suitable for you.
    The lunches are in the cafes, so you must able to get in and out of a car.
    The overnight is in the yurt camp. There is no bed inside. If it is comfrotable to sleep on the floor then the tour can be suitable for you.

    Maximum travelers: 3

    Language(s)

    explanation

    Russian (fluent), Kirghiz (fluent), Kazakh (basic), Japanese (basic), English (fluent)

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