"Yellow Spring" Trekking Adventure

Duration:          6 days

 Type:               Trekking

 Difficulty:       Medium-Strenous

 Season:            June - September

Route:                Karakol - Turgon AkSuu gorge - Chon Ashuu pass (4,000m) – Echkili-Tash - Tuz gorge  - Tyz pass (4,000m) - South Enylchek gorge - South Enylchek glacier - South Enylchek valley - At Jailoo base - Karakol.

Brief description: Whether you’re an experienced hill walker or a beginner, this six days of trekking in the highest mountain range in the world with most impressive view from the 4000m pass allows you to experience another feeling in the nomads land.

We offer you to do rewarding hiking experience in a remote, stunning locations of Tien Shan mountains with professional Local guides, ensuring a smooth experience.

Plan on days: 
Day 1 -  Karakol – Echkili-Tash (150 km) 5 hours driving by 4x4 car. You arrive to the border post Echkili-Tash. You have border checking. Crossing along the Tyz river. About 5km walking. Camp (3,200 m). Working day 2-3 hours

Day 2 - Crossing under pass Tyz. Camp (3,500 m) Working day 5-6 hours

Day 3 - Overcome Tyz pass (4,000m). You will go down to gorge Enylchek. To the place of camp, Chon-Tash. Camp (2,900 m). Working day 5-6 hours

Day 4 - Glacier Inylchek. Crossing to the end of glacier Inylchek. Night on the other side of the most powerful river Enylchek. Camp (2,900 m). Working day 5-6 hours.

Day 5 - Hiking down trouth the valley to the last camp site. Working day 5-6 hours

Day 6 - Transfer At Jailoo - Karakol (5-6 hours driving)

 

Conditions of the program:  We strongly ask you to contact us at least one month before the start dates of trekking for prepare your border permits.     

Equipment:  Participants must have their equipment such as backpacks, desirable to have a personal sleeping bag, warm clothes, good trekking shoes, trekking poles, etc. (The whole structure of personal equipment)

Physical requirements: Participants must be in good physical condition. Feel comfortable in transitions over long distances, rapid changes in the weather and spending the night on the glaciers. Differences of heights range from 300 to 1000 m in a vertical elevation. the maximum elevation 4100 m.

Group Size: 4 min-8 max

Price in USD: ($): 
6 days trip
Group of 4: $/person/tour
Group of 5: $/person/tour
Group of 6: $/person/tour
Group of 7: $/person/tour
Group of 8: $/person/tour

Price includes
• Transfer Karakol- Echkili-Tash by 4x4 car
• Border zone permit
• Kyrgyz-Tours local Guide (English speaking)
• Cook
• Porters for personal luggage (every porter carries 15 kg of useful luggage)
• Transfer At-Jailoo base camp - Karakol by 4wd car
• Lodging in the Kyrgyz-Tours tents with all meal and drinks at the trekking time.
• Rent of tents, sleeping bags, and sleeping mats

Not included 
• Visa support
• International flights to and from Bishkek
• Lodging/ meals in Bishkek
• Lodging/ meals in Karakol
• Roundtrip transfer between Bishkek-Karakol-Bishkek
• Medical/evacuation insurance       
    
What else?
Round trip transport between Bishkek-Karakol-Bishkek:
       By yourselves?
You can easily catch a taxi or minibus in the western bus station in Bishkek. The trip takes approximately six hours of driving. In Karakol, you can settle in any reputed hotel or guest house. Our guide will meet you in Karakol and provide a briefing.   
       Our guests?
For our guests we organize a comfortable and private  transport from and to Bishkek, with a visit of the Burana Tower in Tokmok, a stop at the petroglyphs in Cholpon Ata and an excursion in Karakol. Housing in a local partner's guesthouse with clean shower/toilet, amazing brakfast and Kyrgyz history from the lips of Kyrgyz-Tours grandfathers.
For just an extra $ 150 per person.

   
        Booking.       Feel free to contact us for more information, maps, answers to any questions or book this trip. If you want to alter this program, just let us know and we can prepare a custom designed tour exactly for you.