06.00. Early breakfast at the guest house, pack your bags and leave for Kyrgyzstan. The road to the border passes through the picturesque Kungei Alatau mountains and will not make you bored.
10.00. We will cross the border of Karakara at an altitude of 2000m above sea level. Make sure you have your windbreaker on, as most likely it will be chilly in this area. Usually the border crossing time is about an hour.
11.00. We continue our way and go down to the city of Karakol. Along the way, we will see a lot of high-altitude apiaries, where we will try mountain honey.
13.00. In Karakol, we will have lunch in a restaurant of traditional Kyrgyz cuisine and go to the Issyk Kol lake, which is so large that it is often called the sea. Most of the time in Kyrgyzstan, we will be at an altitude of 1600 m above sea level.
15.00. On the way to our next hotel, we will visit the Zhety-Oguz gorge and see the red rocks, the grandeur and size of which is amazing. We will have about an hour to walk down and explore the area.
16.00. We leave for the hotel. The trip will take about two hours and will pass along the bank of Issyk-Kul.
18.00. We check in at the hotel and get acquainted with the area. To get to the Issyk-Kul beach, we need to walk five minutes. We'll take a swim before dinner.
19.00. Dinner at the hotel. The hotel's rooms overlook the garden, where you can relax in the evening with a cup of tea and watch the sunset from the terrace.