NOORUZ & NOMAD’S SPRING LIFE TOUR 7 DAYS

Dear Friends, we invite you to spend Nooruz holidays in Kyrgyzstan!

 

Nooruz is a holiday of the spring equinox and the beginning of the New Year in the Orient. In Farsi (Persian) Nooruz means “new day”. In Kyrgyzstan, it is celebrated on 21 of March.

All around the country, there are open-air festivals and folkloric events which is a showcase of ancient nomadic traditions, and sports, such as wrestling, horse games, archery, hunting demonstrations etc. Cooking of special dish Sumolok, which is made from wheat, barley and millet and cooking of this mixture takes almost 24 hours.

 During this tour, we will travel to the Northern & Southern Shore of Issyk-Kul Lake to attend National Games Festivals, visit picturesque gorges and have yurt installation show. After we experience local culture and interesting shows, we return to Bishkek, and visit the main Festivals, Traditional Dances and National Games. By the time, of celebration of Nooruz, you will have a great impression on the Beginning of Spring Life and many unforgettable memories!

Useful Information

Season: March     

Duration: 6 nights / 7 days

Type of tour: Cultural tours

Height: 2500m

Accommodation: Hotel/GH/Jurte/tent

Visas: Visas for UK and EU citizens are not required.

Air carrier: TK, KC

Currency: Som (KGS)

 

ITINERARY

Day 1. ARRIVAL. Bishkek Airport

Meeting a group at Bishkek International Airport, arriving by TK/SU. Transfer to the hotel.

City tour: Central Square Ala-Too, Panfilov Park, Historical Museum, Osh Bazaar, Panfilov Park. Overnight stay in a guesthouse.

 Day 2 BISCHKEK-TAMCHY

Breakfast. Drive to the village of Tamchy. Lunch on site. Felt carpet show. Dinner and overnight in family accommodation.

 

 Day 3 TAMCHY - BOKONBAEVO

Breakfast. Departure to the village of Bokonbaevo. Visit to the falconry. Falcon show. Dinner. Overnight stay in a guesthouse.

Day 4 BOKONBAEVO-KARA-KUZHUR

Breakfast. Drive to Kara-Kuzhur (At the foot of the mountain) in Kochkor. Visit the spring experience of the nomads, horse and animal feeding. Lunch. Dinner in a local house.

Day 5 KARA-KUZHUR -BISHKEK

Breakfast. Drive to Bishkek. On the way, visit the Burana Tower near Tokmok town.

Overnight stay in a guesthouse.

Day 6.BISHKEK

Full day in Bishkek. Starting at Ala Too Square, where the main celebration are held at Nooruz. After lunch, drive to the Hippodrome to see the national horse games.

Day 7. DEPARTURE

Transfer to the Manas International Airport for home flight.