Ski and Snowboard tour to Qazaqstan and Kyrgyzstan 7 DAYS

Dear Skiers, we are inviting you to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan for a great week of ski tour. It will be a memorable experience: skiing in the best ski resorts of Central Asia. We will start our trip from Almaty city, visiting the most attractive places: Central Museum of History, Central Square, Panfilov Park, Zenkov Cathedral and Green Bazar. First Ski destination is the most famous and favorite Ski Resort of Kazakhstan -Shymbulak, which is located in the upper part of Medeo Valley, and can offer three ski lifts with the highest point going to 3200 meters and perfectly fit to Intermediate and Advanced skiers. The next destination is Kyrgyzstan, the capital city Bishkek; from there you will be transferred to Karakol town in Issyk-Kul Region.

En route excursions to Burana Tower and Petroglyphs. Karakol Ski Base is located 7 km from Karakol town at an altitude 3040 m. surrounded by amazing nature with spectacular winter scenery. Moreover, this vacation will remain unforgettable memories.        

Useful Information

Season: Mid-November - February

Duration: 6 nights/7 days

Type of tour: sport & adventure

Altitude: up to 3800 m

Flight: TK

Accommodation: Hotel/GH

Visa: UK & EU citizens do not need visa.

For more information go to www.mfa.gov.kg,  www.mfa.kz

Currency: Som (KGS), Tenge (KZT)

Time zone: GMT / UTC +4

 

ITINERARY:

Day 1 Arrival Day. Almaty Airport

Meet the group at Almaty airport. Transfer to hotel for having a rest. PM city tour of Almaty - visit History Museum, Central Square, Park Panfilov with Zenkov Cathedral and Green Basar. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 2 Almaty

After breakfast, transfer to Medeo gorge. Upon arrival to the ski resort surrounded by great nature, the group will meet with the professional ski guide. After short briefing, equipment checking by ski guide. Free time for skiing. Lunch at the ski resort. Dinner at the restaurant in Almaty. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 3 Almaty – Issyk Gorge – Bishkek

After breakfast, drive to the ski resort for skiing and snowboarding. After lunch, drive to «Sunkar» falcon farm to watch the Falcon hunting show. Then drive to Almaty airport for the flight to Bishkek. Meet the group at the airport of Bishkek and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at the Hotel.

Day 4 Bishkek – Karakol

After breakfast, drive to Karakol town, administrative center of Issyk-Kul region. En route, have an excursion to Burana Tower and ruins of Ancient city Balasagyn (X-XII cc) and Petroglyphs in Cholpon-Ata. Arrival in Karakol, overnight at the hotel.

Day 5 Karakol Ski Resort

After breakfast, short briefing and then enjoy skiing and snowboarding at ski resort of Karakol, which is in a very picturesque fir tree mountainous place of Tien-Shan Mountain Range. For your comfort there is a cableway to the top and enjoy the charming nature. There is an optional Helicopter tour for skiing and snowboarding.

Day 6 Karakol – Bishkek

After breakfast, briefing and free skiing. Lunch at the local restaurant of Karakol and transfer to Bishkek. Dinner at local restaurant of Bishkek. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 7 Departure Day

After breakfast, transfer to the Airport for departure flight.