Kyzyl-Jar (Red Rock)
Route: Karakol town - Yrdyk valley - Djety-Oguz valley - foot of Oguz-Bashy (Yeltsin peak)
This tour is one of the most impressive and exciting 1-day tour. In one day you will visit two incredibely beautiful valleys. Firstly, we will go to Yrdyk, after that to Djety-Oguz valley and then to the foot of Oguz-Bashy peak.
Meeting at hotel/guesthouse. Departure from Karakol town to Kyzyl-jar canyons. Kyzyl-Jar means Red Rock. This place reminds us a fairytale with sandstones.
We proceed deeper to Yrdyk valley, on the way there we will see a lot of archa bushes (Turkic names of the different species of large juniper tree). Local people use “archa” to clean the air from germs, diseases and evil spirits. In addition, we will pass through grazing animals and we view nomad way of life. We will have an opportunity to try national beverage such as “kymys” and cooked bread on fire and fresh sour-cream.
We move to the valley, which offers picturesque views on Seven Bulls Rocks and Djety- Oguz canyon.
Visit to a “Devichy kosi” (Girls pigtail) waterfall at Kok-Jaiyk valley and continue driving to view astonishingly beautiful Oguz-Bashy peak (Yeltsin peak) 5168m.
Arrival to Karakol around 17:00- 18:00.
- Transfer of selected category
- Coffee/tea during the tour
Lunch is not included to the price. 300 KGS lunch boxes per person.