Year-Round Adventure: 2 Days Horse Trek to Song Kul Lake


Join us for a 2-day horse trek to Song Kul Lake, tailored for adventure enthusiasts of all riding levels. Journey through Kyrgyzstan's spectacular landscapes, across breathtaking mountain passes, and experience the nomadic lifestyle with a night in a traditional yurt. This adventure offers more than just horseback riding; it's a chance to immerse yourself in local culture, enjoy authentic cuisine, and witness the tranquil beauty of Song Kul Lake. Explore charming villages and create unforgettable memories in this condensed yet equally thrilling adventure.

Join our all-year-round horse trek to Song Kul Lake, with daily rides lasting 4-5 hours suitable for all riding levels. Whether you're new to horseback riding or an experienced rider, our 2-3 expert horse guides will ensure your journey is comfortable and safe. They'll lead you through stunning landscapes, making each step of the way unforgettable.

Experience the beauty of Song Kul Lake, surrounded by majestic mountains and open skies. The ride takes you through varied terrains, offering views of lush meadows, vibrant colors in autumn, and serene snowy scenes in winter. This tour is more than just a ride; it's a chance to connect with nature and explore the nomadic traditions of Kyrgyzstan, making it a truly unique adventure.

What to expect

Bishkek - Kyzart - Kilemche Valley - Song Kul Lake
Your adventurous day begins with a prompt hotel pickup in Bishkek, followed by a scenic drive to Kyzart village. En route, you'll marvel at the picturesque landscapes of mountains, valleys, and rivers, passing through charming villages and catching glimpses of the Orto Tokoy water reservoir. There will be ample opportunities to stop for photos, capturing the essence of Kyrgyzstan's natural beauty.

Upon arrival in Kyzart village, a delicious lunch awaits, prepared by a local Kyrgyz family. After lunch, your journey continues with a drive to Kilemche valley. Once there, you'll meet your horse guides - one local Russian-speaking guide to manage your luggage and another English-speaking guide dedicated to ensuring your safety and enjoyment.
Your horseback riding adventure kicks off from Kilemche valley, with approximately 4 hours of riding ahead of you. The route treats you to breathtaking mountainous landscapes, promising both exhilaration and serenity as you traverse towards your ultimate destination - Song-Kul.

As evening approaches, you'll arrive at the shores of Song Kul Lake, marking the end of your day's ride. Here, you'll be welcomed into a cozy yurt camp where a hearty dinner awaits, showcasing the region's culinary delights. After dinner, take time to soak in the tranquil ambiance of the lake, surrounded by the rugged beauty of Kyrgyzstan's wilderness.

Tonight, you'll rest in the comfort of the yurt camp, nestled amidst the breathtaking scenery of Song Kul Lake. It's the perfect setting for a peaceful night's sleep, rejuvenating you for the adventures that lie ahead.

Song Kul Lake - Kara Kiya Pass - Kyzart - Bishkek
Start your day with breakfast, then get ready to ride across the Kara-Kiya Pass. This high pass is at 3400 meters and offers amazing views. It's a special part of the trip, showing you some of Kyrgyzstan's most beautiful places.

After crossing the pass, you'll go down to Kyzart village. This village is where your horseback journey ends. In Kyzart, you'll be welcomed at a local guest house by a Kyrgyz family. They'll serve you a tasty lunch with traditional Kyrgyz food, letting you experience the local culture and kindness.

The last part of your trip is a car ride to Bishkek, lasting about 4-5 hours. This ride is a good time to relax and think about all the adventures and sights you've seen. Once you arrive in Bishkek, the driver will take you to your hotel or any place you choose in the city. This marks a thoughtful and smooth end to your journey.

What is included?

Transfer from Bishkek to Kyzart village where you will start horseback riding
Transfer back to Bishkek from Kyzart village
English speaking horse guide
Horse and necessary equipment
Breakfast x 1 | Lunch x 1 | Dinner x 1
Overnight in a traditional yurt


  • 400 USD

    Private tour for one person

  • 270 USD

    Group of 2 people

  • 230 USD

    Group of 3-4 people


    Group of 5 and more people


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