Pamir-Alay yurt camps 3-day hiking tour (Sary-Mogol village – Tulpar Kol Lake – Tuyuk canyon – Bouke Valley) organized by a local travel agency, whose mission is to support local people in Sary-Mogol village (Alay district, Osh region of Kyrgyzstan) (Ref: AKG0015)
Pamir-Alay yurt camps 3-day hiking tour, Kyrgyzstan
The tour is organized by a local travel agency, whose mission is to support local people in Sary-Mogol village by giving them the opprotunity to earn their living working as guides, drivers, horseback riders or maintaining guesthouses and yurts. By developing one-of-a-kind tourism opportunity right in their beautiful backyard, they are able to empower the community members by offering quality employment and training opportunities in a growing local industry.
- Itinerary: Sary-Mogol village – Tulpar Kol Lake – Tuyuk canyon – Bouke Valley – Sary-Mogol village
- Duration: 3 days
- Altitudes above sea level: 3200 m – 3500 m
- Category: hiking & cultural tour
- Accommodation: yurts
- Requirements: waterproof and warm clothes, trekking boots, sunglasses, sunscreen
Day 1: Sary-Mogol village – Tulpar Kol
- 25 km – 1 hour driving; 6 hours walking
The tour starts in Sary-Mogol village. We will drive to Tulpar Kol yurt camp and leave the heavy bags in the yurts. Afterwards we will walk to the travelers’ pass through the Base Camp and enjoy the panoramic view of Lenin Peak. The area around Lenin Peak is one of the most picturesque climbing parts of the Pamir-Alay Mountains. Besides, the ancient Silk Road passed through the Pamir-Alay highway.
The most beautiful spot between the Alay and Chong Alay regions is Tulpar-kol lake located in front of Lenin Peak at an altitude of 3,500 meters. After lunch we will return to the yurt. Overnight stay in yurts.
Alternative: if your tour dates coincide with the dates of the “Mountain Travel festival” you may participate in the festival. For more details, please contact the service provider.
Day 2: Tulpar Kol – Tuyuk canyon
- Total time: 3-4 hours
- Walking distance: 6 km
- Max Altitude: 3500m
- Min Altitude: 3400m
- Overnight at 3400m
After breakfast we will walk to see the panoramic view of the yurt camp and 42 stunning lakes (including small lakes). After 2 hours walk, we will return to the yurts and have lunch. In the afternoon we will do an easy hike to Tuyuk yurt camp where you will have a chance to learn more about the nomadic lifestyle, staying in traditional Kyrgyz shepherd yurts and tasting typical dairy products (kefir, butter, milk), boiler bread and domestic jam.
Day 3: Tuyuk canyon – Bouke valley
- Total time: 3-4 hours
- Walking distance: 11 km
- Max Altitude: 3700 m
- Min Altitude: 3270 m
- Overnight at 3270 m
Today you will hike along the magical scenery of the wide Bouke valley. Neighboring Bouke yurt camp (located 7 kilometers from Tuyuk) has a stunning view of a natural pasture on the background of snow-capped 3000 m mountain peaks. The wide valley attracts viewers with its charming landscapes. Here you will learn a lot about the ancient nomadic lifestyle and traditions of Kyrgyz shepherds.
*upon prior request you can ride a horse to the Bouke yurt camp for 4 hours
**from here you can go back to Sary-Mogol village or stay 1 day more in this amazing place (for more details, please, contact the service provider).
*** You can get to Sary-Mogol village from Osh by taxi (and viceversa)
More activities organized by this service provider: Sary-Mogol 5-day round tour: Sary-Mogol – Kyzyl-Chara – Kojo-Kelen – Jiptik yurt camp – Sary-Mogol
The price includes: English speaking guide, 3 meals a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner, water and dry fruits), transfer from/to Sary-Mogol village, accommodation in yurts (3 nights).
*indicated by the service provider
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