Join a 12-day birdwatching tour in Kyrgyzstan from June to September, with a focus on Tian-Shan mountain species. Starting from Bishkek, explore diverse ecosystems including Eastern Kyrgyzstan’s forests, Southern Issyk-Kul’s arid landscapes, and the high-altitude lakes of Song-Kul and Chatyr-Kul. Encounter rare birds and experience Kyrgyz nomadic culture, ending with unique steppe and mountain species around Bishkek.
Embark on a remarkable journey through the majestic landscapes of Kyrgyzstan with Tenti's Snow Leopard Photo Hunting Tour, a meticulously crafted adventure organized in conjunction with the esteemed Snow Leopard Foundation. This extraordinary tour offers nature enthusiasts and wildlife photographers a unique opportunity to witness the elusive snow leopards in their natural habitat while contributing to their conservation efforts.
Imagine yourself behind the wheel, driving through the rugged and awe-inspiring mountains of Kyrgyzstan. The sense of freedom and excitement you'll experience as you navigate the winding roads will leave you feeling alive and invigorated.
But the adventure doesn't stop there. As we make our way through the stunning landscape, we'll have the chance to explore charming towns, uncover hidden treasures, and immerse ourselves in the local culture and cuisine. Whether you're a seasoned traveler or a first-time explorer, this journey promises to be an unforgettable experience that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime.
During this tour you will discover culture and the history of Kyrgyz people through food and the traditions and practices. Taste your way through 2000 years old market, learn to cook a dish in a cauldron over open fire at 3000 meters above sea level, share a meal with a Dungan family, try snacks and drinks from Soviet era, and learn table etiquette of Kyrgyz people whilst dining in a yurt.
During this tour you will get to take a deep dive into countries Soviet heritage. Not only will you get to see soviet legacy, but also try soviet era cuisine prepared by cooks of that era, taste test products that are still being produced by the same manufacturers. Haggle for soviet antiquities (cameras, coins, pins, watches) or shop for art and household items at soviet antique shops.
During this tour you will have a chance to experience other aspects of Kyrgyz culture as well as you drive classic Soviet cars, adventure on horseback through picturesque mountain ranges, kick-back and relax in yurts, and revel in the beauty of Kyrgyzstan. Every tour is personalized when you choose from our range of soviet period cars, including: Jigulis, UAZs, Nivas, Buhankas, and Volgas. Swap cars as you go, so you can experience the unique design of each one. Let’s wander!
Chong Kemin valley was created as a national park in Kyrgyzstan in 1997, which is located about 150 km to the east of Bishkek, the capital city of Kyrgyzstan. It is at an altitude of 2800 m above sea level. The Park is inhabited by a variety of rare animals and birds, trees and plants, listed in the Red Book of Kyrgyzstan: like, snow leopards, deer, bear, and Golden Eagle and etc. This makes the place really special and unique. It reminds a small oasis of wildlife and fir forests.
For 2 days, feel the majesty of the mountains surrounding you from a charming hillside ranch, experience the life of a ranger as he tells his life story, his family's, and the life of the wild animals inhabiting the hills and valleys around his house, and guides you through the rugged landscape. He'll tell you how there used to be almost no wildlife in the area, but now deer can be seen at times from his own house. With the onset of fall and trees changing colors into vivid autumn palette of reds oranges, golds and brown, it couldn’t have been a better time for a photo hunting expedition to capture deer, elk, and wild boar running through a myriad of autumn colors.
While on this one-of-a-kind photo expedition tour you'll: get to meet the warm and welcoming family of park ranger, ride horses through wild land trail spot deer, elk and boars in their natural environment, and hear their calls echo throughout the woods, and gather around a night time bonfire and share stories of your journey
Hunting with eagles in Kyrgyzstan is a time-honored tradition that is passed down from generation to generation.. Ride through the hills and snow covered peaks of the Issyk-Kul and Song Kol regions with eagle handlers and horsemen as your guides. See Kyrgyzstan like few other travelers do on this 9-day winter horseback riding adventure. Let’s Wander!
Hunting with eagles is a time-honored tradition in Kyrgyzstan that is passed down from generation to generation. Each hunting season these hunters venture out into the mountains and pastures of Kyrgyzstan to let their birds practice hunting in a natural environment. These trips provide us with the perfect opportunity to join the berkutchi (eagle hunters) for our own hunting adventure, except, we’re hunting for amazing photos. Ride out into the hills of Issyk-kul’s south shore for a 7-day adventure including hunting with eagles, horseback riding, and back country skiing. Let’s Wander!
Have a winter getaway in mind but not sure where to start. Tenti's got you covered. Just contact us with your destination. We'll take care of the rest. Unsure of where to go but have an adventure in mind we'll recommend the top destinations for your winter vacation. No matter what, we're here for you. Just contact us through the “book now” link or email us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. Let's wander!