INSIGHT INTO THE SOCIETY 8 DAYS

Our company participates in charity and supports social projects. In this regard, we offer tours that cover a wide range of activities, such as getting familiar with local education system, the promotion of economic growth participating in regional and local development as well as the learning of local culture. Therefore, our tours provide particularly apt occasions for personal enrichment, through the discovery of new places, through local culture, customs and traditions, national games and leisure activities, by meeting people across educational or generational divides, as meeting with children and students, and by other responsibilities taken on freely by tourists.

 

Useful information

Season: May- September 

Duration: 7 nights / 8 days

Type of tour: Social tour

Height: 2000 m

Accommodation: Hotel/GH

Visas: Visas for UK citizens are not required.

Air carrier: TK,

Currency: Sum (UZS); Som (KGZ)

Time difference: GMT / UTC +4; +5;

 

ITINERARY: Day 1 ALMATY

Arrival at Almaty International Airport, meeting the group, transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 2 ALMATY CITY TOUR

Breakfast. Start City Tour. Visiting one of the Universities of Almaty, positive interaction with students. (Interesting discussions between guests and students, mutual cultural enrichment). After drive to famous Medeo, cable car to Shymbulak (ski resort). Lunch. Departure to BAO (Big Almaty Lake) en route visit Falcon farm, where they perform Birds of prey hunting demonstration. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 3 ALMATY- BISHKEK

After breakfast, transfer to Bishkek. En route visit “Tanbaly Tas” (petroglyphs) world UNESCO heritage, crossing the Kazakhstan-Kyrgyzstan border through “Kordai” checkpoint and drive to Bishkek. Upon arrival visit local market “OSH BAZAR”. After dinner, short walk in the evening Bishkek. Overnight at the  hotel.

Day 4 BISHKEK CITY TOUR

After breakfast, city tour, Central Square Ala-Too, visiting the children's center “UPLIFT”, where children with cerebral palsy are treated. Together with children, guests can enjoy origami show and inter activities. Flower garden, flower shop - composing a bouquet of flowers. Dinner. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 5 BISHKEK - CHOLPON ATA

After breakfast, drive to Cholpon-Ata. En route visit Burana Tower (Museum Complex), afterwards drive and Boorsok show (traditional small fried bread). Upon arrival in Cholpon-Ata, boat cruise, dinner. Overnight in hotel.

Day 6 CHOLPON ATA - KARAKOL

After breakfast, visiting the hippodrome in Cholpon Ata, (where World Nomad Games were held) Horse farm, and drive to Karakol, upon arrival, visiting the brand shop “ONE VILLAGE ONE PRODUCT” (OVOP). This project was financed by “JICA”, the idea of this project is originally from Japan. The shop offers a variety of products such as hand-made soap or products from felt - souvenirs. Thereby the local economy is developed and new possibilities for making a living – especially for women, who are the main producer of most products – introduced. After Lagman (traditional meal of the region) show in a local family (noodle making show), arrival to “REINA KENCH” guesthouse and farm, excursion in the farm. Dinner. After dinner, near the river Frog therapy (qua-qua therapy) - the therapy is that listening croaking of the frogs. Relaxing, soothing training, admiring the stars, bonfire. Overnight at the guesthouse.

Day 7 KARAKOL-CHARYN-KOLSAI

After breakfast, drive to Kolsai Lake. Crossing Kyrgyzstan-Kazakhstan border through Kegen checkpoint. En route easy walk along Charyn Canyon. Lunch boxes. Continue drive to Kolsai Lake, upon arrival easy walk around the lake. Dinner and overnight at the guesthouse.

Day 8 DEAPRTURE DAY

After breakfast, drive to Almaty. Lunch upon arrival in Almaty. Transfer to the Airport and home flight.