3 Days Horseback Riding in Arashan

3 Days Horseback Riding in Arashan


Trip Name: “Horseback Riding in Arashan valley ”
Duration: 3 days 2nights
Category: Horseback Riding ( for the beginners and good riders)
Season: May – October
Location: Issuk Kul oblast, Ak Suu District
Requirements: Trekking boots, weatherproof warm clothes, hat, sleeping
bag, tent, carry mat, sunscreen and sunglasses








Day 1: Transfer from Karakol to the beginning of Arashan valley ( 30 min). After meeting with our Horse guide you will get instructions about horse riding (most important is to be calm). The trip is started in the beautiful Arashan gorge, comfortable riding on the dirt road with almost no traffic. After 3-4 hours riding you will get to the Yrta camp in Arashan valley where you will stay overnight, in the afternoon you will have free time to ride horses around the gorge. Overnight in the yrta

Day 2: Make a day ride to the skirt of Ala-Kul pass, here we leave horses for a while and hike up to the top of the pass ( 3860 meters elevation) from the top of the pass you will excellent view of The Ala-Kul Lake ( 3500 meters elevation above sea level) and peaks more than 500 meters. Spend some time on the Top, than walk down to the horses and back to Arashan gorge. Overnight in the yrta camp. Riding hours 7-8

Day 3: After Breakfast ride down by the same gorge to the meeting point at the begging of the valley. Transfer to Karakol, end of the Trip. Riding hours 3-4