Horse trek in Kyrgyzstan: Naryn to Kel-Suu lake
Explore this magnificent Kel Suu Lake surrounded by rocky walls of Koll Too Mountains of big Tian Shan Mountain Range. This alpine lake standing at 3500 meters stretches about 10 km through narrow mountain gorge towards the Chinese border. The vast and lush valleys of Ak Say Valley and craggy peaks of At Bashy Range on the way gives a sense of Awe. Look up at millions of stars in the night sky blinking in a close distance. Some travelers claim it Must Go destination across the country.
per adult from
Hotel pickup available
What's included :
- 5x Breakfast
- 5x Dinner
- 4x Lunch
- Accommodation included: 6 nights
- Private transportation
- Horseman + Horses
- Equipment: (Tent, mat, cooking dishes, gas etc)
- English speaking guide
What's excluded :
- Hotels in Bishkek
- Health insurance
- Bottled water
- Meals in Bishkek
Day 1: Bishkek to Naryn
Pass By: Naryn, Naryn, Naryn Province
Driving distance/time: 315 km / 4 hours
Transfer from Bishkek city to the Naryn city. Start the trip on a scenic paved road once used to be the main transport road on The Great Silk Road. The road goes through a nice Boom Gorge over picturesque. Night and dinner in the guest house.
Accommodation included: Overnight in a family-run homestay
Day 2: Towards the foot of Bogoshty Pass
Pass By: Naryn Region, Kyrgyzstan
Riding distance/time: 7.0 km, 3 hours
Transfer to starting point of horse trek in Birinchi May village. Meet your team and get some riding instructions. We head up to the foot of Bogoshty Pass through the lush and scenic valley with spruce trees covering the mountain slopes. Cross the gushing rivers fed by the glaciers. Arrival around lunch time and set your tents. This is not a big riding day and good for a start.
Accommodation included: Overnight in a tent
Day 3: To Ak Sai Valley over Bogoshty Pass
Pass By: Ak-Sai Glacier, Ala-Archa Gorge, Bishkek Kyrgyzstan
Riding distance/time: 30 km, 7 hours
Start your riding. A trail climbs southwest between craggy mountain walls to the summit Bogoshty Pass standing at 3928 m. Great Accomplishment. Enjoy the views of stunning towering glaciated peaks of At Bashy Range on the pass. Descend the pass overlooking an impressive and vast Ak Sai Valley. Arrival at the campsite and set up your tents near the roaring Ak Sai River.
Accommodation included: Overnight in a tent
Day 4: To Kok-Kiya Valley
Pass By: Kok-Kiya Valley, Naryn Kyrgyzstan
Riding distance/time: 25 km / 6 hours
After breakfast, we head on to Kok Kiya Valley where our yurt camp is located. We ride through the rolling hills of Ak Say Valley. Lunch en route. Take a photo of grazing sheep and yaks in the valley. Continue direction to the yurt camp Kok-Kyia following the mountain’s trail. Arrival at yurt camp and be accommodated. Nice home-cooked dinner after a long day of riding.
Accommodation included: Overnight in a yurt camp
Day 5: To Kel Suu Lake – Naryn City
Pass By: Kel-Suu Lake, Naryn Kyrgyzstan
Riding distance/time: 12 km / 3 hours,
No rush on this day. Experience morning life of nomads busy with milking cows and baking bread. After a nice breakfast with fresh cream, we mount on our horses and ride to Kel Suu Lake along a small stream running along the trail. We ride up to the hill and see the highlight of our tour. The jaw-dropping view of alpine lake Kell Suu opens up. Enjoy your day walking around and taking photos. We return to our yurt camp for lunch and say goodbye to our host. Transfer to Naryn city. Accommodation in a homestay.
Accommodation included: Overnight in a family-run guesthouse
Day 6: To Bishkek city
Pass By: Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
Transfer to Bishkek city. Arrival at lunchtime and accommodation at your hotel.
Accommodation included: Overnight/Accommodation is not included
Departure Point :Traveler pickup is offered
We can pick up from any hotels within Bishkek cityAirports
- Manas International Airport, Manas Airport Rd, Kyrgyzstan
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 3/25/2020 - 11/16/2021
6/20/2021 - 9/30/2021
Monday - Sunday: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM Monday - Sunday: 08:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Return Detail :-
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Not recommended for travelers with back problems
- Not recommended for pregnant travelers
- No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
- Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.