Trekking to waterfall country

Season: June – October

Scheme of the programme

Day 1.  Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer from Bishkek to Sokuluk gorge (75 km). Camp altitude 2000m. Circular trek up to Ashu-Tor gorge, acclimatization, return to the camp. Overnight in Tent Camp.

Day 2.  Trek up the Sokuluk gorge to the confluence of the Chon-Tor and Eastern Sokuluk streams. Camp altitude 3200m. Overnight in Tent Camp.

Day 3. Trek from the Sokuluk gorge to Ala-Archa over the Ozernyi Pass (3917m). Camp altitude 2920m. Overnight in Tent Camp.

Day 4. Trek down the Ala-Archa gorge to alpine camp (2100m). Overnight in Tent Camp.

Day 5. Trek up to ‘Ratsek stop’ (3200m). Overnight in the Ak-Sai Mountain Hut.

Day 6. Hiking in the area of the Ak-Sai Glacier. Trek down to the Ak-Sai Nature Park. Transfer by vehicle to Bishkek (40 km, 45 minute drive). Overnight in the hotel.

Prices 2019:

Group of 2 people – USD 390 per person

Group of 4 people –USD 280 per person

Group of 6 people – USD 225 per person

*Prices for other size groups available on request, please contact us.

Prices include the following services:

  • Land transfers (on Day 1 and Day 6, from and to Bishkek)
  • Tent on a two person sharing basis
  • English-speaking trekking guide
  • Food for self-cooking during the trek (buying food for trekking period)
  • Kitchen & dining utensils and gas for cooking

* Notes: It is expected that clients will cook for themselves. Cook services can be provided at extra cost.

Additional services available at extra cost:

  • Porters to carry tents, kitchen utensils, personal belongings – USD 240 per porter per programme
  • Cook service – USD 300 per program
  • City tour in Bishkek
  • Accommodation in Bishkek – from USD 15 per person per night (Hostel)

Accommodation in three, four or five star hotel in Bishkek – available on request, prices on request

List of Equipment:

  • Trekking shoes or boots
  • Trekking poles
  • Rucksack
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping mat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunblock cream

Notes:

1. Tourists must have a medical insurance policy with coverage of USD 30 000 per person.

2. Each porter carries 20kg of commercial weight. Any additional weight in excess of this will be charged at a rate of USD 3 per 1kg.