GSR-2 Bishkek - Torugart
Itinerary: Bishkek – Burana – Cholpon-Ata - Son-Kul – Tash-Rabat - Torugart.
Duration: 5 days
Best season: June - August
Accommodation: hotels, tents, yurts
Tour grade: moderate
Max. altitude: 3400 m
Total distance: 800 km
Day 1

Meeting at the airport “Manas”. Settle in at a hotel or a guest house. Excursion around the city including Ala-Too square, history museum, Victory square, Philharmonics and so on.)

Day 2

Bishkek – Burana – Cholpon-Ata.
Transfer to Cholpon-Ata city, the Issyk-Kul lake. On the way, you will visit the Burana tower, which is a historic monument of the 11th century. You will have lunch during your trip. Arrival and settle in at a hotel or a holiday resort. Spare time can be spent on the shore of the Issyk-Kul lake.

Day 3

Cholpon-Ata – Son-Kul.
Visit of the museum and Petroglyphs in the Cholpon-Ata city. Transfer to the Son-Kul lake. You will have lunch during your trip. Accommodation in a yurta or tents.

Day 4

Son-Kul – Tash-Rabat.
Transfer to Tash-Rabat (caravan-shed of 14th century on the Great Silk Way).
Accommodation in a yurta or tents. Excursion of the Tash-Rabat.

Day 5

Tash-Rabat – Torugart.
Transfer to Kyrgyz-Chinese border Torugart.

Level of difficulty.
This tour for the people with the average level of preparation. There are no special difficulties in this rout.
You must take warm clothes , hiking boots, raincoat, sunprotective cream, a hat from the sun, sleeping suck.


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