Trekking trip for 5 days
Karakol – Jergez valley- Almalyy valley – Arashan hot springs – Ala-kol Lake – Karakol
Day 1: transfer from Karakol by car to the Pioneer village that located about 35 km from Karakol town (driving time: 40 min). Starting trip from the beginning of the Jergez valley. On the way: beautiful Tien Shan forest, mountain river Jergez, shepherds that live in the yrt ore tent.
Walking hours: around 5-6, camping at the end of the valley.
Day 2: Crossing the Ailanysh pass (3560 m) to the Alamalyy valley, crossing time: 5-6 hours. On the way: view to the Almalyy valley, waterfall and field of flowers. Overnight in the tent
Day 3: Crossing the Ortok pass (3780m) to the Arashan hot springs, walking hours: 6-7. On the way: small mountain lakes, Kyrgyz Jailoo, Tien Shnan mountains, view to the Tashtanbek tor Bashy peak ( 4600m). Camping at the Arashan travel guest house, take a bath with healthy hot springs.
Day 4: make a day hike to the famous Ala-kol Lake (3500), on the way: Ala-kol pass (3860m),
View to the Ala-kol Lake from the top of the pass. Return to the Arashan valley.
Day 5 :Walking in the Arashan gorge, to the beginning of the valley. Walking hours 3-4,