WORLD NOMAD GAMES TOUR 2018

WORLD NOMAD GAMES TOUR 2018 

The World Nomad Games are a unique event, not only for sports, but also for people to become acquainted with the cultural life of our country. The unique nomad camp of 150 Yurts will be located in Kyrchyn Jailoo (30 km far from Cholpon-Ata town) and will show elements of the nomad lifestyle of Nomad People.

The countries taking part in World Nomad Games are the former Soviet republics of Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Mongolia, Uzbekistan, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan and Russian Federation (especially Sakha, Buryatia, Altay, Kalmykia, Bashkortostan republics, etc.)

This is an exclusive tour which will dive into the culture of the nomadic peoples of Central Asia as well as offering a unique chance to visit the incredible World Nomad Games 2018. It promises all of the epic nomadic action you’ve only ever seen on the all over World

 

Tour dates:  31 Aug – 10 Sep, 2018 

 

Price 2018 /per person in USD:

WORLD NOMAD GAMES TOUR 2018

4 6 8 10 12 14 Single
Supplement

Home Stays & Family Guest Houses + Yurts  Inn

$792 $641 $575 $528 $496 $473 $0
Discovery Hotel 4* + Simiram Resort + Yurts Inn $882 $735 $679 $631 $599

$577

$126

Jannat Regency 5* + Kapriz Resort / Karven / Ak-Maral Resort $1 086 $939 $882 $835 $803 $780

$180

Notes: During this program you will be staying in Yurts and with some local families. The World Nomad Games date is not fixed yet by Government and the program days can be slightly changed without missing any excursions, days and services.

 

Day by day program:

Day

Itinerary:

1  

(31 Aug 18)

Bishkek

Arrival in Bishkek. Meeting at the airport “Manas”, transfer to the hotel 3*. Rest. Sightseeing tour: visit Ala-Too square, Osh market Opera and Ballet Theatre, Fine Art Museum, World National Library and etc. Dinner in local restaurant. Accommodation in the hotel 3*.

Meals:  dinner

2

(01 Sep 18)

Bishkek – Son-Kul Lake

Breakfast. Early transfer at 7:00 to Son-Kul Lake (350 km, 6 hrs) via Kochor village. On the way visit souvenir and handicraft shop and lunch in local family. Afternoon arrival to the second highest alpine Lake Son-Kul (3016 m) where you can see the ancient culture, tradition and customs of Kyrgyz nomad’s which is still alive today. Taste Kyrgyz national drink “Kymyz” (fermented mare’s milk). Dinner and accommodation in Yurt Inn. Meals: breakfast, dinner.

3

(02 Sep 18)

Son-Kul Lake

Breakfast.  Free time to enjoy untouched nature and do active walking / hiking or horse rising at the summer pasture. End of August and early September, Son-Kul lake pasture is fully covered my alpine flowers «Edelweiss».  Accommodation in Yurt Camp and full board.

Meals: breakfast, lunch, dinner

4

(03 Sep 18)

Son-Kul Lake – Naryn- Kochkor

Breakfast. Transfer to Kochor village through Naryn town (260 km, 4-5 hours). This day we will take the way via Kurtka Pass where you see the amazing fir tree mountains. Lunch in Naryn town where you can visit local museum. Naryn town is situated at the heart of Tien-Shan and on the banks of the Naryn river, one of the main tributaries of the Syr-Darya river that flows to Aral Sea. Afternoon drive to Kochkor village. Dinner and accommodation in Family run home stay to be learn local customs and lifestyle. Meals: breakfast, dinner.

5

(04 Sep 18)

Kochkor – Issyk-Kul lake: World Nomad Games

Breakfast. Transfer to Cholpon-Ata, northern shore of Issyk-Kul lake (140 km, 3 hrs) where the World Nomad Games start.  Issyk Kul Lake is the second largest alpine lake in the world after Lake Titicaca. Upon arrival visit Cultural Complex “Ruh Ordo” after name of Kyrgyz famous writer Chyngyz Aitmatov, Petroglyphs museum on open air.  This evening attends the World Nomad Games opening ceremony. The event is popular among Central Asia countries and expected a large crowd of many nationalities.

Accommodation in the Home Stay.  Meals: breakfast, dinner.

6

(05 Sep 18)

Cholpon-Ata town: World Nomad Games

During these 2 days we will visit different The World Nomad Games which takes place in different locations. We will visit events in all the locations. Events include several forms of wrestling such as «alysh» belt wrestling, eagle hunting, bone throwing and the enduringly popular and the most popular among nomad people “kok-buru” game (headless goat polo).

Accommodation in the Home Stay.  Meals: breakfast, dinner.

7

(06 Sep 18)

Kyrchyn pasture: World Nomad Games

After breakfast drive to Kyrchyn pasture 30 km far from Cholpon –Ata where more than 300 Yurts (Kyrgyz mobile house) will be settle down to create Ethno Nomad Village. In this place some of the Nomad Games will take place. Young men and women in traditional national costumes will meet guests at the beautiful gate of the ethno-village.

From the very first steps, the guests will feel the indescribable atmosphere of celebrities, they will see primordial culture of nomads and get acquainted with the customs and traditions of the Kyrgyz people. Opening of the Nomad Village will be followed by a grand folk festival.

Accommodation in the Home Stay.  Meals: breakfast, dinner.

8

(07 Sep 18)

Cholpon-Ata – Karakol – JetyOguz 

After breakfast drive to JetyOguz Gorge (175 km 3-4 hrs) via Karakol town where you will visit Prejevalskiy Museum, Dungan mosque (built in 1910 years), Cathedral of the Holy Trinity (XVIIII cen.) in Karakol.  Afternoon arrival to Jety-Oguz Gorge, see seven red stone mountains and Broken Heart mountains. Walking to waterfall in the Kok-Jaiyk summer pasture which is surrounded by coniferous forests. Dinner and accommodation in the Nomad Yurts of local Sheperd’s. Meals: breakfast, dinner.

9

(08 Sep 18)

JetyOguz – Bishkek

After breakfast transfer to Bishkek (350 km, 5 hrs) along southern side of Issyk-kul lake. Arrival to Bishkek and rest.  Accommodation in the hotel 3*.  Meals: breakfast, dinner. 

10

(09 Sep 18)

Bishkek

Breakfast.  Free day for City Tour and shopping. Accommodation in the hotel 3* / hotel 4*. Meals: breakfast and dinner.

11

(10 Sep 18)

Breakfast. Transfer to Bishkek (35 km, 30 min). Departure.

Price Includes Services:

  1. Transportation: Minivan 4 WD, Minibus 18 seats
  2. Accommodation:
  • Bishkek: Home Stay, 4* — Discovery Hotel, 5* — Jannat Regency or equal level — 3 nights,
  • Son-Kul Lake, Yurt Inn, — 2 night on sharing basis, outdoor shower.
  • Kochkor: Family run Home stay – 1 night, shared bathroom.
  • Issyk-Kul Lake: Home stay, 4* — Simiram Resort, 5* — Karven / Kapriz/Ak-Maral Resorts – 3 nights.
  • JetyOguz Gorge: Yurt Inn – 1 night on sharing basis, outdoor shower.
  1. English speaking guide including salary, meals and accommodation.
  2. Meals as mentioned in the program: Half Board
  3. Excursion + entrance fees according to program
  4. Tickets to World Nomad Games
  5. Bottled water during program 1,5 litre per person per day
  6. Memorable souvenirs
  7. All local taxes

Service does not include:

  1. International air flight
  2. Early check in Bishkek
  3. Alcohol beverage in restaurants
  4. Kyrgyz visa / visa support letter if needed
  5. Personal expenses and etc

Notes:

  1. In case of early check-in on day 1, extra night for the accommodation is charged
  2. Accommodation in Yurt Inn on sharing basis in one gender, 5 persons in one yurt
  3. It is recommended to have warm clothes for mountainous area
  4. Offered program can be changed or individualized according to the interests of the tourists by requests