• Kyrgyzstan Across The Tian Shan - Overland From Kashgar to Almaty

    Along the ancient Silk Road, this journey will take you across China, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. You will explore the breathtaking landscape of Tianshan Mountain, the second-largest lpine lake - Issyk-Kul Lake and dramatic canyons in Central Asia.
  • Kyrgyzstan Across The Tian Shan - Overland From Kashgar to Almaty2

    Along the ancient Silk Road, this journey will take you across China, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. You will explore the breathtaking landscape of Tianshan Mountain, the second-largest lpine lake - Issyk-Kul Lake and dramatic canyons in Central Asia.
  • Kyrgyzstan Across The Tian Shan - Overland From Kashgar to Almaty

    Along the ancient Silk Road, this journey will take you across China, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. You will explore the breathtaking landscape of Tianshan Mountain, the second-largest lpine lake - Issyk-Kul Lake and dramatic canyons in Central Asia.
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10 days
From S$ 5,390/Adult

Itinerary

  • Day 00/01 - Singapore / Kashgar
    Fly Singapore / Beijing CA 970 2325/0550 – Daily (6h 5m)
      Beijing / Kashgar CA 1477 0820/1525 – Daily (5h 55m)

    Upon arrival, be met and transfer to your hotel.

    Meals included: Nil

  • Day 02 - Kashgar

    Spend the day exploring Kashgar, China’s westernmost major city. The older parts of this city are far more Central Asian in character than Chinese. Walk through the narrow streets of the Old Town, Handicraft Street, and visit Id Kah Mosque and the Apak Hoja Tomb.

    If the day falls on Sunday, you may also visit the famous Sunday Cattle Market (opens only on Sunday).

    Meals: Breakfast and lunch included

  • Day 03 - Kashgar / Naryn

    Today, drive to Torugut Pass and across the border to Kyrgyszstan (Pass is closed on Sat, Sun and Public Holidays). Once across the pass, the climate and landscape changes abruptly. The road rises to Naryn, with some dramatic views along the way.

    In summer time, a visit to the lovely hidden valley of Tash Rabat with its small farmsteads and yurt encampments before heading to Naryn can also be arranged.

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

  • Day 04 - Naryn / Tamga / Boz Beshik Village

    Today, drive 6 hours towards Issyk-Kul, stopping at the village of Boz Beishik on the south shore.

    Lunch stop at a yurt at near Bokombaevo. Continue driving, stop for an excursion to Barskoon Valley, walk until waterfall and a monument to Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space. Arrive to the hotel, check- in and rest.

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

  • Day 05 - Boz Beshik Village / Karakol

    Drive to Jeti Oguz canyon, an extraordinary formation of red sandstone cliffs. Take a walk, visit a local nomadic family in their yurt, and join them for a meal. 

    Continue to the town of Karakol. En route, visit the Przhevalskii Memorial and museum, named after the 19th-century Russian explorer who died here. Enjoy dinner with the Uigur family.

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

  • Day 06 - Karakol / Cholpon Ata

    If you hadn't had the chance to visit the Sunday market in Kashgar, you may have a chance to visit Karakol Sunday animal market (opens only on Sunday).

    Visit the Russian Orthodox Holy Trinity Cathedral, the first church services in Karakol. Continue to the Dungan Mosque, built without nails, which looks more like a Buddhist Temple. 

    Leaving Karakol for a night at lakeside resort. Visit the town of Cholpan Ata and visit the field of boulders with petroglyphs dating from as early as 1500 BC. 

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

  • Day 07 - Cholpon Ata / Bishkek

    Drive to the ruins of Burana, where a Karakhanid period tower is the sole survivor of a caravanserai and mosque complex from the 11th/12th century.

    Continue to drive to Bishkek. Check-in to your hotel.

    Optional dinner show: National folklore show with Manachi chanting the epic Manas during the dinner.

     

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

  • Day 08 - Bishkek / Ala Archa / Bishkek

    Morning drive to visit Ala-Archa Canyon, a very grand, rugged gorge to the south for a walk in this state park. Then return to Bishkek and visit Ala-Too Square, surrounded by government buildings and parks.

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

  • Day 09 - Bishkek / Almaty (235 km/5-6 hours)

    Today, drive about 6 hours crossing the border of Kazakhstan to Almaty, the commercial capital of Kazakhstan.

    Drive to the Bolshaya Almatinka Valley and visit the Sunkar Eagle Farm. Watch how the eagles and other raptors are trained by local nomad (eagle show is not available on Monday).

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

  • Day 10 - Almaty / Singapore

    Start the city tour of Almaty. Visit the Panfilov ParkZenkov Cathedral, the Central State MuseumRepublicanAlangy square and St Nicholas Cathedral.

    In the afternoon, drive to Medeo George and take the Shymbulak Cable Car gondola up to enjoy the amazing views of the snow peaks and the Tien-Shan Mountains. Time permitting, you may visit Kok-Tobe Mountain (the highest point of the city).

    This evening, transfer to airport for flight back home.

    Fly Almaty / Beijing KC 935 2220/0455+1 (4hr 35min) – Daily
      Beijing / Singapore CA 5281 0855+1/1520+1 (6hr 25min) – Daily
    - share-coded with Singapore Airlines
    OR Almaty / Kuala Lumpur KC 935 2330/0940+1 (8hr 10min) – Mon, Thu, Sat
      Kuala Lumpur / Singapore MH 603 1145+1/1255+1 (1hr 10min) – Daily

    Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner included

    Arrive in Singapore on Day 11.

  • Optional Extension: China Silk Road & Kazakhstan

    We can help you arrange pre-trip extension to China Silk Road or post-trip extension to Kazakhstan.

    Click to view our sample China Silk Road and Kazakhstan itineraries.

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