Issyk-kul is Kyrgystan's premier winter excursion destination and Jyrgalan valley, with its beautiful peaks and pristine powder, is the top spot for winter sports in the region. Jyrgalan's unique micro-climate, created by its seven mountains and elevation (2300m), protects visitors to this area from the weather extremes that plague other winter getaway destinations. Take advantage of this winter paradise while Tenti takes care of the logistics. Jyrgalan has something for everyone with winter sports for people of every level. From our partner's guesthouse you can head out on a variety of adventures including, back and cross country skiing, snowshoeing, and horseback riding. When you're done with your days activities head back to the guesthouse for a hearty meal with the rest of your group.
Dates don’t fit your plans? Traveling alone? Don’t worry, we’re flexible! We can arrange this tour just for you. Just contact us with your preferred dates and we’ll put together a quote. Our personalized service lets you design the perfect vacation for you. Best part: When you choose your own dates your departure is guaranteed! Plan your trip for friends and family, with the peace of mind that everything is prearranged by our experts at Tenti.
Depart in the morning from Sierra Coffee on Manas and Kievskaya at 9:30. On the way to Jyrgalan you'll stop for lunch in Boom Gorge. We'll arrive at our partner guesthouse in the evening. Spend the remainder of the night relaxing and preparing for your winter adventure.
Enjoy your day in the beautiful Jyrgalan Valley with one of the many different winter sports. Just let your Tenti representative know what you want to do and we'll arrange the rest on your behalf. The guesthouse provides access to guide and if need be, rental equipment. In the evening join your group for dinner then relax in Kyrgyzstan's only Finnish style sauna.
In the evening, after your adventures, join your group for shisha and shashlik.
Return to Bishkek from Jyrgalan. On the way back your group will stop in Boom gorge for lunch.
During the tour meals will be provided per the itinerary (3 breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 3 Dinners) . Most meals will be prepared specially for the group by each destination's host.
On the second evening we will prepare shashlik, Kyrgyz style kebabs. Please le us know ahead of time if your are vegetarian so we can have alternative options available for this evening.
Please inform Tenti of any food allerigies or dietary restrictions when booking your tour, so we can ensure your meal is prepared properly.
All accommodations outside of Bishkek will be provided. (3 nights guesthouse)
Accommodations in Bishkek are not included in the price of this tour. For recommendations of where to stay in Bishkek contact your Tenti representative.
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