GSR-3 Bishkek - Torugart
Itinerary:  Bishkek - Cholpon-Ata - Chon-Ak-Suu - Cholpon-Ata - Karakol - Altyn-Arashan - Karakol - Jety-Oguz - Karakol - Naryn - Tash-Rabat - Torugart
Duration: 7 days
Best season: June - August
Accommodation: hotels, tents, yurts
Tour grade: moderate
Max. altitude: 3400 m
Total distance: 1300 km
Day 1

Meeting you at the international airport “Manas”. Transfer to Bishkek. Accommodating in a hotel or a guest house. Victory square, Kyrgyz philharmonics, etc.)

Day 2

Bishkek - Cholpon-Ata - Chon-Ak-Suu - Cholpon-Ata.
Transfer to Cholpon-Ata, lake Issyk-Kul. On the way visit to the historical monument of 11 century. Burana tower and archeological museum. Arriving and accommodating in a hotel or resort. Excursion to the gorge Chon-Ak-Suu.

Chon-Ak-Suu (Grigorievskoe)
Day 3

Cholpon-Ata - Karakol.
Drive to Karakol town and accommodating in a hotel. Excursion around Karakol. (Museum of Prjevalsky, Russian Orthodox church, Moslem mosque in the Chinese style). Dinner and overnight stay in a guest house.

Karakol, Memorial Complex of Przhevalsky
Day 4

Karakol - Altyn-Arashan - Karakol.
Excursion to the Altyn-Arashan gorge (it means “Hot Springs”). Tourists can bath in the hot springs and enjoy the beautiful scenery. Coming back to Karakol.

Day 5

Karakol - Jety-Oguz - Karakol.
Excursion to Jety-Oguz gorge (it means Tourists can see famous rocks “7 bulls and “Broken heart”. Coming back to Karakol.

Jety-Oguz gorge
Day 6

Karakol - Naryn.
Drive to Naryn town and accommodating in a guest house. 

Day 7

Naryn - Tash-Rabat - Torugart.
Transfer to the Kyrgyz-Chinese border Torugart. Visiting Tash-Rabat - caravan-sarai of 14 century on the great Silk way.

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.


Kyrgyzstan travel

Chatyr-Kul lake