Welcome to Karakol, Kyrgyzstan!

Welcome to Kyrgyzstan!

Horse Treks With Bulak Say Horseback and Trekking


Horseback Riding
The Terskey Mountain Range south of Karakol is characterized by a system of parallel valleys which have each their attractions and beauty. The here listed treks are propositions of itineraries which allow you to discover the highlights and the typical landscapes of our Tien Shan mountains. Nevertheless, as the valleys are all interconnected, the treks can be adapted, (shortened or prolonged) according to your wishes and your time.

Service From Bulak Say Horseback & Trekking
Prices in Kyrgyz SOM
Prices in Euro
Prices in USD
Horse Excursion (2 hours) “Karakol Panorama”
Per Horse 500
7.50
8.50
Horse Guide 800
11.75
13.25
Horse Excursion (4 hours) “Karakol National Park”
Per Horse 800
11.75
13.25
Horse Guide 1200
17.50
20.00
Horse Rental Per Day
900
13.25
15.00
Horse Guide Per Day
1800
26.25
30.00
English Speaking Horse Guide Per Day
2300
33.50
38.25
*Horse Assistant Need After 3 Tourists
1500
22.00
25.00
Cook Per Day
1800
26.25
30.00
Food Per Person Per Day 3 meals
450
5.50
7.50
Cooking Equipment Rental Per Day
500
7.25
8.50
Trekking Guide Per day
1800
26.25
30.00
Trekking Porter
1500
22.00
25.00
Transportation Karakol to Aksu 4 Person
350
5.25
6.00
Transportation Karakol to Jety-Oguz 4 Person
600
8.75
10.00
Transportation of Horses to Jety-Oguz *4 Horses Max
1500
22.00
25.00
Karakol National Park Fee Per Person
250
3.75
4.25
Karakol National Park Fee Per Tent
150
2.25
2.50
 Yurt / Accommodation
650/1000
9.50/14.50
11.00/16.50


Terms and Conditions:
For the use of horse guides, cooks and horse the full cost must be paid before the trek starts. Cancellations of personnel with less than 72 hours notice is subject to a cancellation fee equal to the first day's rate. Clients who come back early from a trek are not eligible for a refund for personnel unless there is injury, illness or natural events that forces the trek to end. *Be aware that ridding horses can be dangerous and we do our best to ensure you have a safe tour, but there can be unforeseen risks involved with riding horses. 

Climate:
Kyrgyzstan has a continental climate. The sun shines over 200 days a year. The temperature during the summer months can range from 20ºC to 40ºC between 900-2000m elevations; between 3000-4000 m the temperature ranges from 0ºC to 20ºC. In Kyrgyzstan the weather can change 3-4 times a day. Be aware sometimes you may experience rainy, snowy and sunny weather in the same day.

You need to bring:
Winter jacket, sleeping bag rated for -26ºC to 0ºC, rain gear, 2-3 pairs of wool socks, waterproof trekking boots, gloves, sunglasses, sunscreen with high UV-protection, lip balm with UV-protection.

Insurance:
It is strongly recommended that all clients have proper insurance to cover any illnesses, helicopter evacuation and transportation to their country of origin. In the event of an emergency we will do everything in its power to assist clients. Please contact your Embassy to find the best travelers insurance policy for your stay in Kyrgyzstan.

Visa:
Kyrgyz Republic gives free visa to citizens of 44 countries including; EU, USA, Japan, UK, Norway, Switzerland and Brazil. 


Please look at these links below to learn more about horse trekking.
http://www.lovehorsebackriding.com/horse-riding-for-beginners.html 
http://www.extension.org/mediawiki/files/b/b9/Horseback_Riding_Safety_Brochure.pdf 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zBxAu-jAnC4 
http://horses.about.com/od/basicridingskills/tp/common_beginner_horse_riding_mistakes.htm 

The Views Only get Better in Person
The View of Altyn Arashan on Horseback
Altyn Arashan Horse Tour - This is the half way point on our tour
When our clients arrive the horses are ready!
There is a first time for everything!