Trekking to Ala Kul lake
Karakol is a great place to start off your hiking adventure in Kyrgyzstan, The hike up to Alakol lake and Altyn Arashan is the most popular trail in Kyrgyzstan. There are so many beautiful places in Kyrgyzstan:
Day 1: Karakol – Zheti Oguz – Telety Pass
After breakfast pick up from your hotel and drive Jeti-Oguz gorge 50min (35km). The trek will start at the Broken Heart, you will hike half way to Telety Pass ~4-5 hours (10km). Overnight in the tent (Elevation: 2843m)
Day 2: Telety pass – Alp camp
We are moving to Karakol valley today and starting with climbing to Telety Passover (3800m). There are two steep ascents at the beginning of this passover, but you will enjoy the view on the top. Descent to Telety-East valley until the first convenient place to have lunch. After lunch descent to Karakol Valley to Alp Camp, located on altitude 2500m.
Day 5: Altyn-Arashan – Karakol
A leisure morning at Altyn-Arashan, explore the surroundings. Later, trek down to the foothill, then transfer by car back to Karakol. Lunch in restaurant, drive to your hotel. End of the tour.