Beautiful route with picturesque landscapes. We will transcend two mountain passages, see the popular Ala-Kul lake. Furthermore, we will visit the three most popular Issyk-Kul gorges which are stamping-ground among foreign tourists. In addition, we will visit the wild hot springs. Isn’t it a kind of trip you were dreaming about? Pack up quickly and start the most memorable journey!

Day 1:

Meeting at the airport “Manas”. Transfer to Karakol, accommodation at the hotel. Dinner.

Day 2:

Breakfast. A 30-50 minute drive to the starting point, Jety-Oguz gorge. While entering the gorge, you will see red rocks, “Broken Heart” and “Seven Bulls”. Transition to the Telety pass (3-4 hours). A stop for Lunch. Dinner and overnight in tents near the Telety pass (2800m).

Day 3:

Good morning to everyone. Let’s have breakfast. On this day, we will climb to the Telety pass (3800 m). Transition of the Telety pass starts with two steep climbs. Descent from the pass to the Teleti gorge. Lunch.  After lunch, we will head to the Karakol gorge. Establishment of the camp on the site of the confluence of the Teleti and Karakol gorges. Dinner. Overnight in tents (2400 m).

Day 4:

Breakfast. Descent along the Karakol gorge till the bridge which will lead us to the Ala-Kul lake. Lunch. A ascent to the Orphan camp (2800 m.). Free time. Dinner. Overnight in tents.

Day 5:

Breakfast. March-out to the lake Ala-Kul (3500 m). In order to see the lake, we will have to walk for  3 hours. After a short halt, you will have a long climb up the steep slope to the Ala-Kul pass (3860 m). Lunch and some time to relax. Descent from the pass to Keldyke gorge. Overnight in tents (3200 m). Dinner.

Day 6:

Breakfast. Descent to Altyn-Arashan valley. You will have an opportunity to visit the pools with mineral water and make a hike around Arashan. Dinner. Overnight in Yurts (2500 m.). Dinner.

Day 7:

Hot springs (pool) before returning to Karakol city. We will descent on horses for 3-4 hour till the beginning of Ak-Suu gorge. The car will be waiting, to pick us up. Return to the city of Karakol.

Day 8:

Transfer to “Manas” Airport. Bishkek

Please Note : It is necessary to have warm clothes, spare clothes, good boots and spare sport shoes, a rain jacket, sun glasses, sunblock (cream). If you have a specific disease, you should have your own first aid kit with the necessary medicines.

What is included: What is not included:
Transfer Bishkek-Karakol-Bishkek Porter (for personal belongings)
Accommodation in the hotel or guest house Sleeping bag
Transfer to the starting point of the track Food during transfer
Meals during track and accommodation Backpack
Taxes and duties
Sleeping mat
Guide, translator
Porter (for equipment)
Hot springs
Accommodation in Yurts


Detailed information:
Minimum altitude: 1870 m  
Average altitude: 2780 m  
Highest altitude: 3800 m  
Distance: 60 km  
Altitude gain: 3400 m  
descent: 3600 m  
Maximum gradient: 51%  
Average gradient: 12%  
Minimal gradient: 9%  
Level of complexity (difficulty): Hard  


Price USD:
1 Person 1 350  
Persons 1 543  
3 Persons 1 785  
4 Persons 2 126  
5 Persons 2 540  
6 Persons 2 970  
7 Persons 3 610  
8 Persons 3 967  
9 Persons 4 356  
10 Persons 4 713