Multi-day / weekend tours

Trip to Kel-Suu lake


Description: Discover the remotest and highest lake Kel-Suu (3514 m. above sea level) in At-Bashy district on the border with China. Explore nomadic way of life, try local cuisine and learn about local customs and traditions from your nomad host.

Kel-Suu lake is high altitude lake located at 3514 meters above sea level, is one of the remotest and newest destinations that is becoming popular among travelers. Having distinct turquoise color, lake is thought to be formed as a result of an earthquake or landslide. Located on the border with China visit to the lake needs special border permit (it is necessary to apply for border permit in advance one week before ). Distance from Bishkek to the lake 470 kilometers.


Day 1: Depart from Bishkek to Naryn. Lunch at Boom gorge. En route visit Konorchok canyon.(4 hours). Stay in Naryn GH. (6 hours drive)

Day 2: Drive to Kel-Suu. Horseback riding activities, excursion around the lake. Spend the night in Kel-Suu Yurt camp (3-4 pax per yurt).

Day 3: 9 hr drive to Bishkek.


P.S. There might be some small changes in the programs due to weather conditions.