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2 Days Best of Kyrgyz Canyons

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What to Expect

Day 1: DAY 1 – Meeting with a driver at your hotel

Stop At: Bishkek-City, Suyumbayeva, 142/2, Bishkek 720000 Kyrgyzstan
Pick up from hotel

Depart towards Issyk-Kul Lake.

First stop on the way is Burana Tower. We will have a short walk around the very famous ruins of the watch tower of the 9th century. We will visit museum where guide will tell you the story of this place and you can see ancient things, which were found during the excavation at the area. You will also go on top of the tower and can make nice shots with beautiful mountains behind.

After we continue our drive to the first canyon located at Boom Gorge called Konorchek Canyons. Amazing and awesome place with red rocks, perfect for a short hike around.

After hike we will have a group lunch in a café. And move towards our second canyon after lunch.

We will arrive to today`s second canyon called Kok Moinok.

If you dreamed about visiting Mars one day, your dream will come true at this place.

The identical terrain will confuse your mind and you may think for a moment, that you`ve escaped from the planet Earth.

We will continue our driving to our lodging place. We will have an overnight at the beautiful yurt camp right on the lake shore of Issyk-Kul

Duration: 1 day

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner
Accommodation included: Yurt Camp

Day 2: DAY 2 – Two more canyons

Stop At: Issyk-Kul Lake, Tian Shan Mountains, Karakol 722360 Kyrgyzstan
Our second day will start from breakfast at the yurt camp. And right after we will continue our investigation of local canyons.

The next stop is Ak Sai canyons, located at the South Shore of Issyk-Kul lake. You will be amazed by different formations of red rocks and beautiful panoramic scenery of amazing Issyk-Kul lake. If you get lucky, you can also find an ancient petroglyphs at the rocks.

After Ak Sai canyons we moving further and visiting our last but, very impressive canyon, probably the most well known in Kyrgyzstan called Skazka (Fairy tale)

Various hikes are available at this place, but you will definitely recognize the “sleeping dragon” around all these rocks.

Don`t forget you camera, you will make tons of great pictures during these two days.

After lunch we are heading back to Bishkek city.

Arrival to Bishkek

End of tour.

Duration: 12 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick you up from your hotel
Departure Time
9:00 AM
2 days
  • 1x Breakfast
  • 1x Dinner
  • 2x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Entry/Admission - Bishkek-City
  • Entry/Admission - Issyk-Kul Lake
  • International airfares to and from Bishkek
  • Travel insurance
  • Any meals or snacks not included in itinerary
  • Alcoholic beverages.
  • Optional activities.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I have been to almost 80 countries, and have done a lot of tours. This was one of the best. The sights, our guide Max, the people we met, food. Everything was top quality. Would love to go back to Kyrgyzstan❤️
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I really enjoyed our 2 day tour with Max. We drove through beautiful landscapes, visited Burana Tower, watched a lovely sunset over the mountains, and stayed in a cozy yurt camp near lake Issyk-Kol. The hikes are easily doable and has great views. Lots of good photo
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I had a wonderful time and my driver Rafael was very good and he is flexible. I didn't want anymore to go to another place on the second day on the way back to the city because I thought the same landscape but he convinced me to go and I didn't regret. I wanted to see another
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I immensely enjoyed my first trip to Kyrgyzstan largely due to my tour with Maxim of FeelNomad. This is Maxim’s company and he pours passion into his work. I was able to access canyons discovered and scouted by Maxim and his colleagues. I frequently travel solo and arrange my
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We were picked up from the hotel on time by a very well English-spoken guide. After leaving Bishkek we stopped at the Burana tower site before heading to the first Canyon for a hike. The stops were always a good opportunity to go for a walk and experience some stunning scenery.
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