FOLLOW FORGOTTEN TRACKS

Besides our popular trekking and horseback tours, we now also offer bike tours on unique tracks around Bokonbaevo. If you didn't bring your own bike, then we are glad to equip you with one of our mountainbikes. Most of the tracks are perfect for one-day tours and end at worth seeing spots like Issyk-Kul or Salt Lake. Rest and have a swim after your bike tour. Our experienced guides will accompany you, so you don't have to worry about finding the correct track.

Bike tours in Kyrgyzstan are a unique experience and we are glad to be among the first tour agencies to offer this possibility to you at the amazing South Shore of Lake Issyk-Kul. Get in touch with is, if you want to know further details. We would be glad in helping you to plan your perfect tour here in Bokonbaevo.

SALT LAKE TOUR

Our drivers will bring you and the bikes to Ak-Sai village, where the tour starts. The first half of the tour you will be descending and cycling through a beautiful red stoned landscape. The road is slightly sandy but since you are descending there won’t be any problems. During the second half of the tour you’ll be cycling along lake Issyk-Kul and enjoying the it’s view. The road here is flat and also slightly sandy. This tour ends at the famous Salt Lake, where you will have lunch and more than enough time to take a swim in it and float on it’s surface. The muddy soil of this lake has healing powers, locals say, and you should definitely moisturize your body with it and let it dry under the sun.

Duration:

1 day

Distance:

20 km

Difficulty:

Easy

 
 
 

Best Season:

Whole year

Max. Altitude:

1883m

Elevation gain:

111m

Elevation loss:

-358m

KAJI SAI TOUR

In the morning our drivers will pick you up and bring you to the starting point of the tour, which is Boz Salkyn jailoo (summer pasture). The jailoo is located on approximately 2500m above sea level. Since you will be descending during the whole tour, it is a rather easy tour with a stunning surrounding. First you will go through the Boz Salkyn jailoo which is surrounded by mountains and forests. After that you will enter Kapchyrai gorge and follow a small river through this gorge which is also full of trees. After cycling through Kaji Sai village you will arrive at the finish point of the tour which is Issyk-Kul lake. Take a swim and relax after this tour! Our drivers will bring you back to Bokonbaevo.

Duration:

1 day

Distance:

18km

Difficulty:

Easy

 
 
 

Best Season:

Whole year

Max. Altitude:

2554m

Elevation gain:

75m

Elevation loss:

-994m

SKAZKA TOUR

Our drivers will bring you and the bikes to Boz-Salkyn Jailoo, which is a summer pasture where shepherds stay during summer. Before bicycling, we will use the chance of being at Boz-Salkyn and enjoy a panoramic view of Issyk-Kul lake after a small hike. On our itinerary, we cross the village Korundu and mainly drive on dirt roads which is a lot of fun on mountain bikes. The route is mainly descending, so this tour is suitable for almost everyone. During the second half of the tour we go through a valley and a view of lake Issyk-Kul will open up before our eyes. The tour ends in the Skazka (fairytale) Canyon, where you will have the chance to walk around and take pictures of the beautiful rock formations. Our drivers will bring you back to Bokonbaevo.

Duration:

1 day

Distance:

36km

Difficulty:

Easy - Moderate

Best Season:

Whole year

Max. Altitude:

2584m

Elevation gain:

423m

Elevation loss:

-1237m

KOL BEL TOUR

In the morning our drivers will pick you up and bring you to the start point of the tour, which is Kol Bel jailoo (summer pasture) located on approximately 3340m above sea level. In the summer many shepherds stay here and you will be able to see them with their cattle. From here you will have an amazing view of Tien-Shan mountains and the surrounding jailoo. The tour is a rather easy one, because you will only be descending and will have enough time to enjoy the amazing landscape. After leaving Kolbel jailoo you will cycle through Turaa-suu village and Bokonbaevo village before arriving at your final destination: Bel Tam yurt camp right at lake Issyk-Kul. Take a swim here and rest after this tour!

Duration:

1 day

Distance:

36km

Difficulty:

Easy - Moderate

Best Season:

Whole year

Max. Altitude:

3340m

Elevation gain:

60m

Elevation loss:

-1788m

KOL BEL TOUR

In the morning our drivers will pick you up and bring you to the start point of the tour, which is Kol Bel jailoo (summer pasture) located on approximately 3340m above sea level. In the summer many shepherds stay here and you will be able to see them with their cattle. From here you will have an amazing view of Tien-Shan mountains and the surrounding jailoo. The tour is a rather easy one, because you will only be descending and will have enough time to enjoy the amazing landscape. After leaving Kolbel jailoo you will cycle through Turaa-suu village and Bokonbaevo village before arriving at your final destination: Bel Tam yurt camp right at lake Issyk-Kul. Take a swim here and rest after this tour!

Duration:

1 day

Distance:

36km

Difficulty:

Easy - Moderate

Best Season:

Whole year

Max. Altitude:

3340m

Elevation gain:

60m

Elevation loss:

-1788m

ISSYK-KUL TO NARYN TOUR

 What makes this tour special?

  • Tosor Pass: Start your bike ride at Tosor Pass, which is located at 3,900 meters. At the top, you’ll enjoy impressive 360 degree views — from views of Lake Issyk-Kul to glaciers, mountain peaks, and the wonderful Uch Emchek Valley, which is renown for its beautiful lakes.

  • Yurt camps: A clear highlight of this bike tour is the chance to stay in nomad camp high on the jailoo (a summer pasture in the mountains). You’ll sleep in yurts and participate in the everyday life of nomads. In the evening, freshly prepared traditional dishes await you.

  • Eki Naryn Gorge: On your last days you will pass through the most beautiful gorge in all of Kyrgyzstan — the Eki Naryn Gorge. Local guides love it is unique rock formations and are always impressed by confluence of Naryn’s two most beautiful (and huge!) rivers.

 
 
 

Duration:

4 days

Distance:

110km

Difficulty:

Moderate

Best Season:

Late June -

Mid September

Max. Altitude:

4 days