Backcountry ski tour in northern Kyrgyzstan

Welcome to Kyrgyzstan winter time and explore the beauty of the land for ski tours, freeride, backcountry the unmarked and unpatrolled areas in the mountains of Tien-Shan, Ala-Too ranges. We offer the various options of the backcountry ski touring program from December till April. Everybody can find a happy place for all ski lovers who are seeking new destinations and winter paradises.  The highlight places are mountain valleys Suusamyr, Arabel, the villages Jyrgalang, Arslanbob, Atbashy offers a different type of accommodations: guest houses, yurt camps, hut lodges and enjoy the local hospitality and culture aspects.
If you are looking for the real adventure for high-level resolution of winter challenges then your way to take a road to Kyrgyzstan!

The program is available to do tailor-made according to the wishes and requests. For more details of the prices and options please feel free to contact us by email: infokyrgyztourism@gmail.com or WhatsApp – +996706363738

  • Itinerary: Bishkek –Suusamyr – TooAshuu – KyzylOi – Kochkor – IssykKul – Karakol – Jyrgalan – Bishkek
  • Duration: 10 day
  • Best Season: from January to the first week of March
  • Category: auto/ ski touring, freeride, backcountry skiing
  • Level of Difficulty: Moderate (needs to be an experience for mountain skiing)
  • Group Size: 1 – 12 pax
  • Highlights: Karakol, Jyrgalan, Suusamyr
  • Requirements: weatherproof warm clothes, own free-ride ski types of equipment, hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen…

ITINERARY

Bishkek

Arrival in Bishkek. Picking up from the airport and transfer for Bishkek. Accommodation in the hotel.

Check-in time after 13:00 pm

Meals at cafes

Suusamyr

After breakfast transfer to Suusamyr valley. Arrival in Too Ashuu base camp. Ski touring in the area.

Overnight in the mountain hut.

Meals at cafes

Suusamyr – KyzylOi

Ski touring in the area till late afternoon. Then transfer for Kyzyl-Oi village. It takes 1-hour driving and arrival in the village for dinner. Dine and sleep in a local family homestay.

Kyzyl-Oi – Karakol

After breakfast transfer for Karakol directly. It will take 6-7 hours driving. Arrival in Kyzyl-Oi, accommodation in the guest house with dinner.

On the way as entertainment possible to see the eagle hunting show in Bokonbaevo village and have lunch at the local family house

Karakol – Ski Base – Jyrgalang

Today we can go to Karakol ski base and use the lifting to go up to Panorama where you can have an option for free ride skiing in the east site exposition mountains. Day skiing in the area and late afternoon return to Karakol and further transfer for Jyrgalang village. On the way take an open area hot spring bathroom in Aksuu. Arrival in Jyrgalang, accommodation in the guest house with dinner.

Karakol – Ski Base is 1-hour driving

Ski Base to Jyrgalang is 2 hours driving

Jyrgalang – Yurt camp Tuip

Early morning transfers for Tup mountain valley by snowmobiles. Arrival in the yurt camp which is located just on the slop of the Tup mountain ranges. Take your lunch boxes and start your ski touring right from the yurt camp. Skiing in the area. Late afternoon return to the yurt camp base for dinner and take a hot steam sauna tent. Dine and sleep in the yurt camp

Yurt camp Tuip

Day skiing in the area. Dine and sleep in the yurt camp.

Yurt camp Tuip

Day skiing in the area. Dine and sleep in the yurt camp.

Yurt camp TuipBishkek

After breakfast is transferred back to the village by snowmobile and leaves for Bishkek by brunch time. It will take about 7-hour driving. Arrival in Bishkek around at 06:00 pm. Accommodation in the hotel.

Transfer for airport. Departure Kyrgyzstan

FAQ

The tours start upon request, please contact us. The itineraries can be adjusted individually to fit into your schedule and provide you with the best experience. Furthermore, we are happy to create tailor-made tours according to your wishes.

After having solved all the questions and programs confirming we issue an invoice for payment. You can make a bank transfer or pay upon your arrival time in Bishkek before the trip starts.

The price of the tour depends on the number of people and the season. According to the request and interest, we can negotiate the optimal price for your budget.

We can provide you skiing tour guide. It should be reserved in advance at least one month before. Backcountry ski touring is just developing in the country and there are few relevant ski tour guides who would have a good experience to lead you in the mountains.

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Backcountry ski touring and freeride in Kyrgyzstan is an extream adventure. There are many cases with avalanches and in this case, only your experience and ability to choose the right slopes and take into account your risks will help you.

We offer hospitality local guest houses, homestays in the villages KyzylOi, Bokonbaevo, Karakol. And special winter yurt camp which is located just on the slops where are the many various options for skiing.

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