You will get to the guesthouse in Chon-Kemin by comfortable transport. You will spend a night there, the dinner is offered.
Transfer by car: 105 kilometers
Transfer to the starting point of trek near the Chon-Kemin River. You start your 4 days trek.
The slopes of the mountains are covered with fir forests. We have a picnic on the road.
Then we continue to cross the forest to the pastures of Toru Aigyr.
Dinner and overnight in a tent.
Trekking: 10 km, +750 m, 4 h
Breakfast. You start hiking towards Kol Kogur Lake at 2 550 meters.
On the shore of the lake, we set up the camp and enjoy the wonderful sceneries around us.
Dinner and overnight stay in the tent.
Trekking: 11 km, +300 m, -320 m, 5 h
After breakfast you leave the lake and climb to the 3400 meters pass.
Picnic on the way.
Then you descend to the pasture of Kyzyl Aska.
Dinner and rest in the tents.
Trekking: 14 km, + 880m, -800m, 5-6h.
On the last day of the trek, we will move towards Issyk Kul Lake. You will have some time for swimming and relaxing. After that, we will get you back to Bishkek in a comfortable car.
Trekking: 11 km, -500 m, 3-4h.
Transfer by car : 225 km
You can take all necessary things. Please take into consideration that in summer time the temperature in Bishkek city reaches up to 40 oC and in the mountains the temperature decreases to 10 oC. Be prepared for unexpected changes of the weather.
Recommended: rain-coat, sweater/fleece, wind-stopper, enough t-shirts and other underwear (think of taking smth with long sleeves to avoid sunburns), hat (remember – the sun can be violent), sun-screen cream (30 or higher), insect repellent (skin + clothes), good trekking boots for easy hikes in the mountains, walking shoes (don’t need heavy ones) for the city walks, flash light (torch).
Personal first aid kit (most likely problems: blisters, sunburns, allergy, diarrhoea, sore muscles after hikes. Take painkillers, anti-histaminic, antibiotics of general action, and anything you need for your usual medical conditions), personal hygiene kit (disinfection gel is highly recommended) + some toilet paper.
Tents, karеmat and sleeping bag not included in the coat, but you can take them in rent.