The trip we offer you below is a trekking tour along the mountain trails in Central Tien-Shan. It begins in Bishkek, the capitals city of Kyrgyzstan. By a driven car you are transferred to Son-Kul lake, you can see beautiful panorama of lake, nomadic life of Kyrgyz people. Then you continue the trip to eastern shore of Issyk-Kul lake, to Karakol town. After that you are transferred to Karkara base camp and then by helicopter to Inylchek valley, from here the trekking part starts. During the trek you will learn the real beauty of the mountains, the serenity and silence of Tien Shan, the Celestial mountains. You will see one of biggest glacier in the world and mysterious Merzbacher Lake. Your trek finishes in the Base Camp “South Inylchek” at the foot of magnificent Khan Tengri peak (7010m).
In the season 2020 “Ak sai Travel” will set up permanent tent camps all along the itinerary. It makes a tour so easy for trekkers.
If you book the trekking tour “Contrasts of Tien Shan” with Ak-Sai Travel, you can stay in our tent camps all along the tour!
- It makes your journey so much easier – no need to carry all heavy tents, pots, plates and other kitchen equipment, as well as food for the whole trek.
- It makes your trip cheaper - you don’t need to hire porters, cooks and so on.
- It makes your tour safer – you have connection in every camp. Upon arrival you will get a map with the route and all the tent camps marked, as well as a brochure describing the itinerary in details.
- It makes the vacations more comfortable – every night you will stay in a warm tent; eating hot delicious European and national food.
Note: Please see helicopter flights schedule below and plan your trek program accordingly.