The best horse riding explore in Tien-Shan Mountain’s range.
- Season: Mid July– September
- Category: Horseback
- Duration: 4 days
- Level of Difficulty: Moderate to Difficult (2 passes above 3800 m, the highest at 4 016 m)
- Accommodation & meals: 2 nights in yurt camp and 1 night in tents; 4 lunches, 3 dinners and 3 breakfasts.
- Group size: 1-5 people
- Requirements: trekking boots, weatherproof warm clothes, hat, sunscreen, sleeping bag, sunglasses, rain coat. ent
- Remarks: Tents, sleeping bags and mats are available upon request
Day 1: The tour starts from Bokonbaevo village. In the morning meet your guide team and with horses start riding tour heading to Terskey Mountain’s range. Start riding up due 1800 m above sea level up to 3 000m above sea level. So, it opens you spectacular view of the mountain’s hills and valleys behind. Lunch picnic in the wild and afternoon ascent the shepherd’s yurt. Welcome to local family yurts for dine and sleep. Horse time is 5-6 hours
Day 2: After breakfast, spend morning time with climbing up to the pass Tong (400m above sea level). Today you will realize the Kyrgyz horses inside out and keep calm and ride on. It had better cross the pass morning time to avoid the weather changes afternoon. After the pass, you will reach the mountain valley Syrt where you can camping near the river Juluu –Suu. The place also offering you a hot thermal bath. Meals and overnight in the wild. Horse time is 5-6 hours
Day 3: Today continue the horseback riding for about 35 km up to the river Julyy-Suu toward Tosor along the old road from soviet time. The road is old and destroyed but as a horse trail is perfect to ride following the trails. Picnic in the wild and overnight might be in the shepherd’s yurts or camping.
Day 4: The last stunning itinerary horse-riding day over the pass Kerege –Tash which take you into the gorge Barskoon. On the top of the pass, you will see the whole Yssyk-Kol valley and almost touch sky. Descent the valley Barskoon late afternoon and finish the horse tour trail. Further CBT transport and transfer will pick you up for Karakol or back to Bokonbay for accommodation in CBT guesthouses.