37 days in Kyrgyzstan Itinerary

37 days in Kyrgyzstan Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tokmok
— 1 night
2
Cholpon Ata
— 2 nights
3
Karakol
— 6 nights
4
Barskoon
— 1 night
5
Kochkor
— 4 nights
6
Naryn
— 4 nights
7
Suusamyr
— 2 nights
8
Toktogul
— 2 nights
9
Arslanbob
— 2 nights
10
Osh
— 4 nights
11
Bishkek
— 7 nights

1
night
Tokmok

Tokmok ©
Tokmok is a city in the Chuy Valley, northern Kyrgyzstan, east of the country's capital of Bishkek. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tokmok Mosque and then steep yourself in history at Burana Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): appreciate the views at Kegety Gorge and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ratsek Cabin.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Tokmok travel route site.

Ahmedabad, India to Tokmok is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Kyrgyzstan Time (KGT), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Cholpon Ata.

Things to do in Tokmok

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Ratsek Cabin
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Burana Tower ©
Burana Tower
Tokmok Mosque ©
Tokmok Mosque

2
nights
Cholpon Ata

Cholpon Ata ©
A well-established resort town, Cholpon Ata lies on the shores of Lake Issyk-Kul, backed by the alpine peaks of the Tian Shan range.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museum of Petroglyphs, enjoy breathtaking views from Ferris Wheel, thenget outside with Ruh Ordo Cultural Center, and finally examine the collection at Historical Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): delve into the mystery of Abandoned Runway, stroll the grounds of Oluya Cholpon Ata Mausoleum, thenpause for some photo ops at Lenin Statue, thentake a peaceful walk through Grigorevskoye Canyon, and finally delve into the mystery of Abandoned Airport Cholpon Ata.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Cholpon Ata online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Tokmok to Cholpon Ata by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Karakol.

Things to do in Cholpon Ata

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Grigorevskoye Canyon, Ferris Wheel
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Museum of Petroglyphs ©
Museum of Petroglyphs
Ruh Ordo Cultural Center ©
Ruh Ordo Cultural Center
Historical Museum ©
Historical Museum

6
nights
Karakol

Karakol ©
Set in the foothills of the Tian Shan mountains, Karakol reigns as Kyrgyzstan's trekking and climbing hot spot, surrounded by snowy peaks and scenic natural attractions, including canyons, waterfalls, lakes, and hot spring resorts.
On the 14th (Wed), spend a day exploring the natural beauty of Altyn Arashan. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Issyk-Kul Lake, make a trip to Dungan Mosque, pick up some local products at Karakol Cattle Market, and pause for some photo ops at Monument N.M. Przhevalsky.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Karakol trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Cholpon Ata to Karakol takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Barskoon.

Things to do in Karakol

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Jeti-Oguz Canyon (Seven Bulls Rocks)
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Altyn Arashan ©
Altyn Arashan
Issyk-Kul Lake ©
Issyk-Kul Lake
Dungan Mosque ©
Dungan Mosque

1
night
Barskoon

Barskoon ©
Barskon, Barskoon or Barskaun, ancient Barsgan, Barskhan or Barsqan is a small settlement on the southern shore of Lake Issyk Kul in the Issyk Kul Province of Kyrgyzstan. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Barskoon Gorge, take in the dramatic scenery at Barskoon Waterfall, thentake in breathtaking views at Canyon Fairy Tale, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Canyon Skazka, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument to Yuriy Gagarin.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Barskoon trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Karakol to Barskoon takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Kochkor.

Things to do in Barskoon

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Tosor
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Canyon Fairy Tale ©
Canyon Fairy Tale
Barskoon Gorge ©
Barskoon Gorge
Barskoon Waterfall ©
Barskoon Waterfall

4
nights
Kochkor

Kochkor ©
Kochkor is a village in northern Naryn Region of Kyrgyzstan. Kochkor is known for nature, scenic drive, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Semenovskoye Canyon, contemplate the waterfront views at Kol-Ukok Lake, take in the awesome beauty at Jailoo Kilemche, and explore the striking landscape at Burial Mound Complex San-Tash.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kochkor trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Barskoon to Kochkor takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Naryn.

Things to do in Kochkor

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Issyk Kul Province
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Semenovskoye Canyon ©
Semenovskoye Canyon
Altyn Kol ©
Altyn Kol
Kol-Ukok Lake ©
Kol-Ukok Lake

4
nights
Naryn

Naryn ©
Perched high in the Tian Shan range, Naryn offers scenic views of the mountains and a picturesque gorge cut by the Naryn River.
Venture out of the city with trips to Chatyr-Kul Lake (in At-Bashi) and Koshoy Korgon (in Kara-Suu). Next up on the itinerary: walk around National Park Salkyn-Tor, take in the dramatic scenery at 33 Parrots Waterfall, contemplate the waterfront views at Kel-Suu Lake, and admire the verdant scenery at Tash Rabat.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Naryn driving holiday planning website.

Getting from Kochkor to Naryn by car takes about 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Suusamyr.

Things to do in Naryn

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Chatyr-Kul Lake, Tash Rabat, Koshoy Korgon
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Song Kol Lake ©
Song Kol Lake
National Park Salkyn-Tor ©
National Park Salkyn-Tor
Chatyr-Kul Lake ©
Chatyr-Kul Lake

2
nights
Suusamyr

Suusamyr ©
Suusamyr is a village in the southern part of the Jayyl District of Chuy Region of Kyrgyzstan. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Suusamyr Valley.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Suusamyr road trip planner.

You can drive from Naryn to Suusamyr in 5.5 hours. On the 29th (Thu), you'll travel to Toktogul.

Things to do in Suusamyr

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Suusamyr Valley ©
Suusamyr Valley

2
nights
Toktogul

Toktogul ©
Toktogul is a city in Jalal-Abad Region of Kyrgyzstan. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): see human ingenuity at work at Toktogul Lake.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Toktogul day trip website.

Drive from Suusamyr to Toktogul in 2.5 hours. You will leave for Arslanbob on the 1st (Sat).

Things to do in Toktogul

Parks
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Toktogul Lake ©
Toktogul Lake

2
nights
Arslanbob

Arslanbob ©
On the 2nd (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Arslanbob Waterfalls and then delve into the lush surroundings at Arslanbob Walnut Forest. On your second day here, take a peaceful walk through Holy Rock.

Find out how to plan Arslanbob trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Toktogul to Arslanbob takes 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Osh.

Things to do in Arslanbob

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Arslanbob Walnut Forest ©
Arslanbob Walnut Forest
Holy Rock ©
Holy Rock
Arslanbob Waterfalls ©
Arslanbob Waterfalls

4
nights
Osh

Osh ©
Tucked among mountains and boasting some 3,000 years of history, the city of Osh offers plenty to the curious traveler.
Step out of Osh with an excursion to Uzgen Archaeological-Architectural Museum Complex in Uzgen--about 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mountain Sulaiman-Too, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosque of Ravat Abdullakhan, admire the verdant scenery at Alay Valley, and browse the exhibits of SAIMALUU TASH Art Gallery.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Osh day trip website.

Traveling by car from Arslanbob to Osh takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bishkek.

Things to do in Osh

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Uzgen Archaeological-Architectural Museum Complex, Saimaluu Tash
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Mountain Sulaiman-Too ©
Mountain Sulaiman-Too
Saimaluu Tash ©
Saimaluu Tash

7
nights
Bishkek

Bishkek ©
Wandering the grid-like, tree-lined streets of Bishkek, you'll discover the friendly atmosphere, vibrant nightlife, and Soviet-era architecture of the country's political center.
Spend the 8th (Sat) exploring nature at Ala-Archa Gorge. There's lots more to do: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, browse the different shops at Bishkek Park, browse the eclectic array of goods at Osh Bazaar, and appreciate the history behind Monument to Those Who Died For Freedom.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bishkek online travel planner.

Getting from Osh to Bishkek by car takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. In December, daytime highs in Bishkek are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bishkek

Parks Nature Tours
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Ala-Archa Gorge ©
Ala-Archa Gorge
Spas & Wellness
Osh Bazaar ©
Osh Bazaar

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