Get to know the rich culture and history of Nomadic people not only Kyrgyzstan but the whole Central Asia and other regions. The World Nomad Games showcases traditional nomadic games, culture & lifestyle featuring archery, eagle hunting, wrestling and many more. The World Nomad Games are held in Cholpon-Ata on the shores of Issyk-Kul in September 2018. The scenic trip starts through Boom Gorge, the Chu River and the city of Balykchi , your trip includes visit to the famous cultural center of Rukh Ordo in Cholpon-Ata, petroglyphs of Cholpon-Ata, (optional visit to historical museum), opening ceremony of World Nomad Games, colorful performances of different cultures in Kyrchyn Gorge. You will enjoy watching the different traditional sport games, but also enjoy the culture, ethnic dances, songs, craft and food.
• 3 days
You will have the chance to watch the demonstration of the eagle hunting, make memorable photos and videos of the golden eagle with Berkutchi - a hunter. After, you will head to the National Park Ala-Archa, where you will dive into real nature fairytale. The gorge with surrounding mountains is covered with junipers, rare species of animals and plants. Enjoy a short hiking opportunity along the river, enjoying nature and breathing very thin ozonated air. NOTE: The tour must be booked at least one day in advance. The arrangments with Eagle hunter must be made.
• 8 hours
It is an amazing trip to one of the most beautiful mountainous lake - Son-Kul with stops at the Burana Tower (UNESCO Heritage), enjoy a comfortable ride through Boom Gorge, water reservoir Orto - Tokoy, Kochkor village, salt cave Chon-Tuz and admire the lush forest, pristine rivers and mountains scenery during this thrilling drive. Experience the nomadic lifestyle, stay in the yurt at the meadows, ride a horse and drink famous local drink Kymys.
• 2 days
Joining this tour you will explore all the best sights of south shore of Issyk-Kul lake in Kyrgyzstan, not just natural places like Canyon “Skazka” (Fairytale) and historical sight - the Burana Tower, recognised as UNESCO Heritage, but as well the cultural and local lifestyle. Live like a nomad in a yurt, meet Berkutchi - a golden eagle hunter, enjoy the national food and folklore, walk in the amazing place where sandy red formations take various fabulous forms and blow your imagination.
• 2 days
Take a ride to Kokomeren river through Too-Ashuu pass, admire the panorama and enjoy the fishing entertainment. During the trip you will also visit Suusamyr valley, the Kojomkul’s Museum, Kyzyl-Oi village, Kokomeren river. On the way back Kochkor village, Orto-Tokoy reservoir, Boom Gorge, Ak-Tyuz Gorge. It is not just entertainment tour with spectacular scenery, it is a perfect escape from civilization to explore the nature, history and culture of local people
• 2 days
Take a tour to Osh, an a city with over 3000 years history. You will visit the major sights, experience the oriental culture mixed with ancient and Soviet union history and modern life. Visit the holy mountain Sulaiman-Too (UNESCO Heritage) and the museum inside the mountains. Learn the traditions and specifics of Osh plov. Dive in the atmosphere of lively and interesting bargain and trading at the oriental bazaars.
• 2 days
This entire day is dedicated to a guided tour of Bishkek city with the introduction to the culture and history of the city and Kyrgyz people. You will also enjoy the felt master-class as entertainment in a result of which you will have a self-made souvenir!
• 1 day
This day is dedicated to nomadic life and culture exploring: visit and excursion at “Supara Chunkurchak” - a unique place where eye catches the fantastic valley, pine forest and majestic mountains. You will have traditional lunch - a warm welcome and delicious Kyrgyz food await you! Also you will witness the performance of the epic poem Manas at the yurt by Manaschi and experience authentic culture of the nomadic people.
• 558 minutes