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Horse riding tour along the Western Tian-Shan
Duration: 10 days, 9 nights
Type of route: motor coach, horse riding tour
Group size: 2 - 20
Season: July - September
Accommodation: Double in tents and hotel
Description: This tour is an example of a hosted package tour, consisting of a combination of historical and natural components. In the following itinerary only the highlights are shown. If necessary, the tour guide is always allowed to make modifications in the program.
Day 1: Arrival at Tashkent airport. Picking up and transport to hotel. Accommodation in hotel. Dinner. Overnight in Tashkent.
Day 2: Breakfast. Transfer to the village of Arkit in the Fergana Valley via Kamchik pass (2617 m), (400 km, 8 hrs). Lunch. Camp (1300 m). Dinner. Overnight in tents.
Day 3: Breakfast. The starting point of horse ride. Ascent along the valley of the Arkitsaiy river (11 km, 4 hrs). Visit to a national nature reserve. Lunch. Camp (1900 m). Dinner. Overnight in tents.
Day 4: Breakfast. Ascent of Ashuu pass (2551 m) and descent to the valley of the Sari-Chelek River (7 km, 4 hrs). Lunch. Camp on the shore of the lake. On the way, enjoy a beautiful view of the valley and lake from the pass. The valley is completely forested. Dinner. Overnight in tents.
Day 5: Breakfast. Ascent along the valley of the Sari-Chelek river to Makmal pass (2654 m). Descent to the valley of the Kizilsuu River (12 km, 5 hrs). Lunch. Camp (2000 m). Picture taking at the lake. Swimming. From the pass, an amazing view of the Chatkalskiy range opens up. Dinner. Overnight in tents.
Day 6: Breakfast. Descent along the valley of the Kizilsuu River (10 km, 4 hrs). Lunch. Camp on the shore of Karakamish Lake (1850 m). Swimming in the lake, short walk to a waterfall at your preference. Dinner. Overnight in tents.
Day 7: Breakfast. Descent to the village of Kizilsuu along the valley of the Kizilsuu River (17 km, 5 hrs). Lunch. Camp on the bank of the river in a forest of nut trees (1150 m). You will be astonished by the views of the picturesque valley, the vertical cliffs, crystal pure water and forests of nut trees and pine, and have the opportunity to explore the daily way of life of the local residents by visiting a local house. Dinner. Overnight in tents.
Day 8: Breakfast. Ascent along the Ak-Terek River, passage over Besimanniy pass (1800 m) and descent to the village of Arkit (12 km, 6 hrs). Lunch. Camp (1300 m). On the way enjoy the outstanding panoramas of mountains densely covered with Tian-Shan pine. Fare well dinner. Overnight in tents.
Day 9: Breakfast. Transfer from the village of Arkit to Andijan (160 km, 3 - 4 hrs). Lunch. Night train to Tashkent. Transfer to hotel. Accommodation in hotel. Overnight in Tashkent.
Day 10: Breakfast. Transfer to Tashkent airport for flight to next destination (according to timetable).
We hope you like the program and assure you that we are absolutely open to any suggestions to increase the range of our services for the complete satisfaction of our clients and are happy to meet your special requirements.
You can alter duration of the tour and places of visits by adding one of the
optional tours. Our tour operator will work closely with you or your travel agent to carefully prepare an itinerary based on your stated interests.