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Horseback riding along the Northern Tien-Shan


Best season: June – September

Location: Kegety gorge – Red Rock gorge – Issyk-Kul Lake

Duration: 10 days

Highly recommended: All tourists should have medical insurance for the particular activities with a minimum coverage of USD 35 000.

Horseback riding trip include visiting of beautiful lake. Kol-Tor Lake (2775m) with  turquoise water, lake surrounded by mountain landscapes will amaze you with its uniqueness. Trip start from Kegety gorge to Shamsy gorge, riding in mountains combine with hiking along best gorges in Northern Tien-Shan.

1st Day

Bishkek. Arrival in Bishkek, transfer to hotel. After rest short sightseeing trip in the city. Overnight in Hotel.

2nd Day

Bishkek- Kegety gorge. After breakfast transfer to Kegety gorge (75 km) Radial trekking around. Overnight in guest house or in tent camp

3rd Day

After breakfast  horseback riding to Kol-Tor Lake (2725m). Set up tent camp near the lake.

4th Day

Continue horseback riding along Tuyuk river towards to Shamshy gorge. Tent camp

5th Day

Today we will descent to Shamshy gorge where out trip is finish. Rest and overnight in Yurt Inn.

6th Day

Radial hiking around forest in the gorge. Evening transfer to Bishkek. Overnight in hotel

7th Day

Airport transfer. Departure

2 persons = USD 1150 per person

4 persons = USD 780 per person

6 persons = USD 660 per person

8 persons = USD 595 per person

Price includes the following service

  • Transfer Bishkek – Kegety Gorge; Shamsy Gorge – Bishkek by minibus
  • Accommodation in the hotel in Bishkek and yurt camp in Shamsy Gorge
  • Meals: full board during horseback riding only
  • Horseback guide 
  • Horses
  • Cook
  • Price does not include
  • Meals on the way and in Bishkek
  • Personal equipment for horseback riding (helmet, gloves, wear)