Duration: 2 days
The Sary-Jaz area is truly a unique place on the map of Kyrgyzstan. The half-abandoned Soviet village set in amongst the 6000+ meters snow-covered peaks of Tien-Shan intrigues the visitors with its enchanting history and diverse landscape.
Located off the beaten path, only a few kilometers from the Chinese border, it’s an ideal place for adventurous travelers seeking to discover the unusual locations - the ones where you won’t find many other people around.
This tour is for people who are interested to see the heart of Tien-Shan mountains, Soviet ambitious projects, see local life and who loves adventure!
- Drive through Chon-Ashuu pass 3822m
- Explore Sary-Jaz and Kaindy valleys
- See Russin Empires red army's monument and petroglyphs
- Possibility to stay with local family
- Swim at wild hot spring Kara-Tash
- Explore soviet abandoned town Enilchek
- Trip at pre-border zones with China
- You will able to see yaks, wild ealges, marmots and other wild animals
- Wild and outdoor area
- Off-road trip 4x4
Day 1: Karakol – Enilchek, 150 km
Day 2: Enilchek - Kaindy valley - Karakol
Optional: As a option insdead of hiking we can do by horse. Let us know it.
Duration: 2 day (10 hours of driving)
Highest point: high pass Chon-Ashuu - 3822m
Road: 70% of the road is soviet asphalt from 1980
Area: Sary-Jaz located in border zone with China and that is why you need a permit.
Connection: No signal connection except Enilchek city where only "O!" local sim card has signal.
Recommended to have
This tour designed who want to see beautiful landscapes in untouched area with breathtaking views. Tour with long day drive. YOU NEED TO TAKE A PASSPORT WITH YOU FOR THAT TOUR.
Travel insurance is NOT included. We recommend that clients have their own travel insurance against illness, injury, loss/damage to personal belongings. In case of emergency our staff will make all the best to delivery you to hospital or other point and solve your problem, insurance will cover your charges, if you don't have insurance, you will be required to cover charges by yourself.
Service of local staff is included to the program; however, it is polite to tip to local staff if the service has been very good. Also at your discretion, you might also consider tipping your tour manager in appreciation of the efficiency and service you receive.