Expedition to Kuiluu Range
Best season: July – August
Location: Issyk-Kul area Kuilu Range
Highly recommended: All tourists must have medical insurance for the particular activities with a minimum coverage of USD 35 000.
Border permit is required and must be arranged preliminary. Paper work takes 5-6 weeks.
Kuilu Range. The ridge is situated to East from Akshiirak Ridge. Altitudes are here till 5281 m. Relief is more high them in Akshiirak Ridge. Routes here are combined or rocks. Only a few expedition have been here. It was climbed highest peak – Konstitution Peak and some peaks around. Plenty peaks till 5200 m from very simple routes to very difficult are virgin.
Note: Duration of program can be changed by request.
1st Day. Arrival to Bishkek
International flight to Bishkek. Arrival in Bishkek. Accommodation in hotel. After rest meeting with company representative person and discuss further expedition’s details. Take border permits.
2nd Day. Bishkek – Karakol
Transfer to Karakol town. Overnight in Guest house
3rd Day. Karakul – Kuilu Range
Early morning transfer to Kuilu Range by vehicle till the end of road, reach climbing area by foot or with horse support. Horse can be hired from local nomads (this service can not be booked in advance).
Stop on the check point for passport and border permit control.
4th – 12th Days. Acclimatization. Climbing
13th Day. Kuilu Range – Karakol
Meeting with vehicle in agreed place and at agreed time, transfer to Karakol. Rest and overnight in guest house.
14th Day. Karakol – Bishkek
Comfortable car or minibus will pick up you from the guest house after breakfast. Long driving to Bishkek. Rest. Overnight in Hotel.
15th. Day. Departure
Early check-in, airport transfer, departure.
Group of 3 persons – USD 1275 per person
Group of 5 persons – USD 975 per person
Group of 6 persons – USD 885 per person
Group of 8 persons – USD 780 per person
Group of 10 persons – USD 715 per person
Service included in expedition price:
Visa support (if required)
Registration in passport department OVIR (if required)
Registration in local Rescue Service
Certificate of ascent issued by Kyrgyz Alpine Club
Airport transfers in Bishkek
Transfers Bishkek-Karakol – Bishkek by car or minibus
Transfers Karakol – Kuiluu – Karakol by vehicle (UAZ or GAZ-66)
in Bishkek: Hotel 3* – for 3 nights (including early check-in)
in Karakol: Guest House – for 2 nights
Full board in the Base Camp
Service of cook
All kitchen and dining utensils and gas
Service does not included in expedition:
English speaking Mountain guide
Lunch/Dinner in Bishkek – from USD 10 per person per time
Tents for accommodation – USD 85 per tent per programme
Note: Deposit – USD 300 per item
High altitude tent for rent – USD 120 per programme per item
Note: Deposit – USD 450 per item
Rent of satellite phone for ascent – USD 10 per day
Note: Deposit – USD 350
(Thuraya airtime is charged extra)
Transfer / flight from Almaty or Tashkent to Bishkek from USD 90 per person one way transfer