Trekking to waterfall country

Best season: May - October

Day

Itinerary

Meals

Accommodation

1

Breakfast in the hotel. Transfer from Bishkek to Sokuluk gorge (75 km).  Camp altitude 2000m. Circular trek up to Ashu-Tor gorge, acclimatization, return to the camp. Overnight in Tent Camp.

- - -

Tent Camp

2

Trek up the Sokuluk gorge to the confluence of the Chon-Tor and Eastern Sokuluk streams. Camp altitude 3200m. Overnight in Tent Camp.

- - -

Tent Camp

3

Trek from the Sokuluk gorge to Ala-Archa over the Ozernyi Pass (3917m).  Camp altitude 2920m. Overnight in Tent Camp.

- - -

Tent Camp

4

Trek down the Ala-Archa gorge to alpine camp (2100m). Overnight in Tent Camp.

- - -

Tent Camp

5

Trek up to ‘Ratsek stop’ (3200m). Overnight in the Ak-Sai Mountain Hut.

- - -

Ak-Sai Hut

6

Hiking in the area of the Ak-Sai Glacier. Trek down to the Ak-Sai Nature Park.  Transfer by vehicle to Bishkek (40 km, 45 minute drive). Overnight in the hotel.

- - -

 -

NB: B – Breakfast, L – Lunch, D - Dinner

 Altitude. If you are new to altitude you may have concerns about the effects. Don’t worry because this trekking goes in quiet manner, without big altitude difference. This altitude rarely causes anyone any problems on this trip. The best way to avoid such symptoms is to walk at a gentle steady pace and drink plenty of fluid. 

Age: We have been conducting this trekking trip for people aged from 12 to 70 years old. 

Note:

 

  • Tourists must have a medical insurance policy with coverage of USD 30 000 per person.
  • Each porter carries 20kg of commercial weight. Any additional weight in excess of this will be charged at a rate of USD 3 per 1kg.

Clients statement

ITMC insistently advises all participants of hiking, climbing and mountaineering to be aware of and accept possible risks of personal injury or death might be caused by the mentioned activities. Participants should be responsible for their own actions and involvement. 

Trip itinerary and service can be changed by request.

 

Price 2017:

Group of 2 people – USD 390 per person

Group of 4 people –USD 280 per person

Group of 6 people – USD 225 per person

Price includes the following service:

  • Land transfers (on Day 1 and Day 6, from and to Bishkek)
  • Tent on a two person sharing basis
  • English-speaking trekking guide
  • Food for self-cooking during the trek (buying food for trekking period)
  • Kitchen & dining utensils and gas for cooking

 

* Notes: It is expected that clients will cook for themselves. Cook services can be provided at extra cost. 

 

Additional services available at extra cost:

  • Porters to carry tents, kitchen utensils, personal belongings – USD 240 per porter per programme
  • Cook service - USD 300 per program
  • City tour in Bishkek
  • Accommodation in Bishkek – from USD 15 per person per night (Hostel)
  • Accommodation in three, four or five star hotel in Bishkek – available on request, prices on request 

Payment

To guaranty booking full payment for confirmed trip should be done 21 days prior the 1st day of the trip. Non payment in time may result in full cancellation.

All service fees charged by banks or other financial institutions for payment processing must be paid by Sender.

 

Cancellations and charges

There is no fee for changes or cancellations when made more than 21 days prior to arrival, 

but any actual expenses incurred relating to documents such as visa support, permits, or any other necessary official paperwork, will have to be paid for by the client;

  • There  is 10% fee of ordered services for changes or cancellations when made 15 to 21 days prior to arrival;
  • There is 50% fee of ordered services for cancellations when made 7 to 14 days prior to arrival.
  • There is 100% fee for cancellations when made less than 7 days prior to arrival.

 

  • Trekking shoes or boots
  • Trekking poles
  • Rucksack
  • Sleeping bag
  • Sleeping mat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunblock cream

 

CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.