Festival Tour 2021

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Duration: 3 days
Tour Highlights:
Meet the local people and culture. High mountains Lake “Issyk Kul Lake” Opportunity to be a part of nomadic people and live in the nomads house “Yurta” Taste local food. Be a highlander of celestial mountains.

In the afternoon meeting the guide and driver, and transfer to southern shore of Issyk-Kul lake, that is the second largest mountainous lake in the world on the altitude of 1607 meters above the sea level. Upon arrival dinner in traditional Kyrgyz yurta. Overnight in the yurt camp.

(Meal: D)

After breakfast, visit of Festival. Description of the festival, you can see in program bellow. Lunch you can by on Festival. For the people who is not interested visit festival can spend time on the Beach of Issyk- Kul Lake in camp.  Overnight in the yurt camp.

(Meal: B – D)

After breakfast, optionally visit of Festival, or visit of “Skazka” canyon and “Barskoon” gorge.  In Russian, the word Skazka means “Fairy Tale”. The canyon received its name from its incredible sandstone rock formations that will make you feel like you’ve entered a fairy tale.  Visitors will see formations that resemble the Great Wall of China, a hippopotamus, a sleeping giant, a snake, a castle, a dragon, and more. Barskoon Gorge (also Barskaun) is one of the most beautiful gorges on the southern shore of Issyk-Kul, famous for high waterfalls and dense spruce forests. The gorge is famous because the first man who flew into space – Yuri Gagarin, visited it. Barskoon is very attractive for tourists for its both natural beauty and cultural attractions including the following: Cascade of Barskoon waterfalls: Tears of the Leopard, Bowl of Manas, Sparkling Champagne and Beard Ak-Sakal.

In the afternoon, transfer to Bishkek. Approximate arrival in Bishkek is about 19-20.00 p.m.

(Meal: B)




    Anna

    " Beautiful nature, amazing traditions and wonderful people "

    Guest Rating
    9.4/10

    Liam

    " perfect organisation "

    Guest Rating
    8.6/10

    William

    " It was very good adventure well organized and executed. Well done!"

    Guest Rating
    10/10

    Tamga – Yurt camp “Nomad Lodge”

    1. Accommodation in yurt camp ( 3-4 people in 1 yurta)
    2. English speaking guide;
    3. Transport for all transfers and excursions in Kyrgyzstan;
    4. Dinner in day 1-2, breakfast in day 2-3;
    1. Entrance fees
    2. Dinner in day 3, lunch in day 1-2-3
    3. Accommodation in Bishkek

    Festivals:

    26.06

    Kol Fest

    Kol Fest is the first music and art festival in Central Asia (CA), bringing together people, music and art from different countries. Kөl Fest is a place where you can take a break from everyday worries, plunge into the culture and modern music of different countries.

     

    27.06

    Ak Orgo Kotoruu

    Construction of a national yurt to recreate forgotten Kyrgyz traditions.

    3-4.07

    Agro-Ethno Festival

    Folklore show, exhibition of pets, woolen products, national dishes, Kyrgyz national and equestrian games.

    24-25.07

    Salburun Festival

    The program of the festival includes equestrian games of nomads “Tyyn nemy” and “Kyz Kuumay”, competitions of the teams “Kok-Boru”, archery competitions and demonstration of elements of traditional collective hunting “Salbuurun”, where a group of berkutchi on horseback is accompanied by Kyrgyz hunting greyhounds taigans …

    1.08

    Apricot Festival

    The festival demonstrates the desire of farmers to unite and enter new markets. The goal is to promote and popularize the uniqueness of apricot on the southern coast of Issyk-Kul.

    2.08

    Birds of Prey Festival

    The Birds of Prey Festival is one of the brightest and exiting events in a series of cultural events in Kyrgyzstan. Here you can see many birds of prey – from eagles and golden eagles to gyrfalcons and falcons. Predatory and wayward birds with sharp claws and graceful beaks are born hunters, whom people somehow learned to tame in ancient times.

    1. Yurt Show is 30 USD per person
    2. Folklore show in Bishkek during the dinner is 80 USD for the group
    3. Horses for riding is 15 USD per person (for 3-4 hours). Escorting horseman is 25 USD for the group

    Price is per Person in USD

    Minimal size of the group is 6 people

    Price

    95 USD per Person