from$ 424
Duration 4 days
Category ADVENTURE
Season December - March

Kyrgyzstan earned its nickname “the Alps of Central Asia” from the vast, mountainous terrain that covers 90% of the country. Two famous mountain ranges run through it, the Tien Shan and Pamir Mountains, making it ski paradise.


Kyrgyzstan earned its nickname “the Alps of Central Asia” from the vast, mountainous terrain that covers 90% of the country. Two famous mountain ranges run through it, the Tien Shan and Pamir Mountains, making it ski paradise.

 

Kyrgyzstan earned its nickname “the Alps of Central Asia” from the vast, mountainous terrain that covers 90% of the country. Two famous mountain ranges run through it, the Tien Shan and Pamir Mountains, making it ski paradise.

 

1 Day

Arrival in Kyrgyzstan

12:00 PM crossing KZ-KG border/meeting at the airport

13:00 PM – Group transfer to Bishkek.

14:00 PM – Hotel check-in upon arrival.

15:00 PM - Guided city tour (Ala-Too Square and White House, Manas Monument, Oak Park, Victory Square). Free time in the evening.

 Meals: none

Accommodation: 3* hotels

2 Day

Bishkek – Ski Resorts  

08:00 AM– Drive to ski resort for the whole day (ski pass is included)

17:00 PM – Return back to Bishkek. Free time in the evening

Meals: breakfast

Accommodation: 3* hotels

3 Day

Bishkek – Tokmok – Bishkek (65km / 1 hour one way)

Full day at the ski resort (ski pass is included)

08:00 AM– Drive to ski resort for the whole day (ski pass is included)

17:00 PM – Return back to Bishkek. Free time in the evening

Optional tours for this day (instead of ski resort and for extra charge)

  1. Burana Tower (UNESCO Site). Burana Tower, located 80 km (50 miles) from Bishkek, is one of Kyrgyzstan’s best known archaeological sites. Burana is also home to a museum of important archaeological pieces that tell the history of the Silk Road and Kyrgyzstan’s place on it.
  2. Ala-Archa National Park. At the Soviet Time only V.I.P. people had permission to go for a walk in Ala-Archa National Park. The Ala Archa gorge is on a spur of the Tien Shan mountain range. It is just 45 km from Bishkek. You can have a short hiking tour to see a panoramic view of the gorge. If you want we can go hiking a little bit longer to see a small scenic waterfall.

 Meals: breakfast

Accommodation: Green Yard 3* hotel or similar

4 Day

Bishkek city

Transfer to Bishkek airport.

  • Airport/border group transfers for departure
  • Accommodation with breakfast in twin rooms in 3* hotels and guesthouses
  • Transportation and guide services for the whole tour
  • All entrance fees for sites listed in the itinerary
  • Water 1L per day per person
  • Day ski pass
  • Photo and video charges
  • Meals
  • Alcohol + Beverages
  • Guide services for free time in Bishkek
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Any personal expenses
  • Any services not included in the above itinerary
  • Transportation services for free time in Bishkek

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