Grand trek in the Kyrgyz Pamir

For those who love high mountain's hikes

One of our longest treks in the Pamir Alay, which is the northern part of the Pamir mountain range in Kyrgyzstan. You'll cross some high passes and see the highest peaks along the border with Tajikistan, including Peak Lenin.

Discover the best sights of Kyrgyz Pamirs

Witness breathtaking landscapes adorned with towering peaks along the border with Tajikistan, including the majestic Peak Lenin. 

23 Days โ€ข Adventure tours โ€ข Kyrgyzstan

  • 2 people: $3,217

  • 3 people: $2,876

  • 4 people: $2,386

  • 5 people: $2,213

  • 6 people: $2,016

  • 8 people: $1,750

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    Program

    





  
                                Manas International Airport - Bishkek
    Arrival at airport Manas, rest and visit Bishkek city, the capital of Kyrgyzstan
    Manas International Airport - Bishkek

    Early arrival in Bishkek where everyone will be picked up at the airport by our driver. Short transfer to your hotel in Bishkek city centre and resting time in the morning. Around midday, meeting at the reception desk with your guide for the general briefing, before enjoying a tasty Kyrgyz lunch. Then we stop at Ala Too Square where you will start a walking tour of Bishkek. You will be able to visit countless parks, the Osh Bazar and get to know your guide. Tonight, everyone will get to know each other at a welcome dinner with a mix of the best local dishes and drinks.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    46 km
    01:00
    03:00
    140 m
    0 m
    





  
                                Bishkek - Osh
    Flight from Bishkek to Osh with visit of the city
    Bishkek - Osh

    Transfer to airport and flight to Osh before noon. Your guide will meet you at the Aerport Osh. Transfer to the guesthouse. Installation at the hotel and visit the market of Osh that is among the largest and most colorful of Central Asia. In late afternoon, visit the mountains of King Solomon, a former pilgrimage of Zoroastrians. Dinner in town and overnight in guest house.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    705 km
    13:00
    03:00
    200 m
    200 m
    





  
                                Osh - Kodjo Kelen valley
    Road to Kodjo Kelen valley and visit of the red canyons
    Osh - Kodjo Kelen valley

    Early departure. 40 km of the road is paved, 60 km which is not paved. We pass near a dam named Papan. We walk along the river that feeds the Aral Sea. Arriving at the village of Kodjo Kelen for lunch time. Picnic in the nature. Stroll through the ocher cliffs. Back at the village. Dinner and overnight at homestay. Time of transfer: 3/4h Time of walk: 2 hours Vertical drop: 500m + Vertical Drop: - 500m

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    100 km
    02:00
    500 m
    500 m
    





  
                                Kodjo Kelen valley - Kosh-Moynok (Kitshik-Alay)
    Trek through the Sary-Bel pass (3150m)
    Kodjo Kelen valley - Kosh-Moynok (Kitshik-Alay)

    Morning departure of our great trek and walk to the plateau of Sary Bel Pass in a setting with a thousand colors.Picnic in front of the Ming Teke peak which rises to 4114 m. The afternoon small descent into the valley of Kosh-Moinok. Setting up camp at the foot of Ming Teke. Overnight in tents.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    8 km
    05:00
    1095 m
    540 m
    





  
                                Kosh-Moynok (Kitshik-Alay) - Kitchik-Alay (Sary-Mogol North)
    Trek Ming Teke by the collar of Koch-Moinok until Kitchik-Alai Valley
    Kosh-Moynok (Kitshik-Alay) - Kitchik-Alay (Sary-Mogol North)
    The path climbs steeply amid rich vegetation towards the Koch-Moinok pass (3240m.). Descent overlooking the chain Kitchik-Alai to the weather station Kyzyl-Shara and visit the grave of Turoval. In the afternoon, we go up the Kitchik-Alai valley to valley Sary-Mogol (north). Overnight in tents.
    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    11 km
    05:00
    650 m
    865 m
    





  
                                Kitchik-Alay (Sary-Mogol North) - Kitchik-Alay (at the foot of the pass Sary-Mogol)
    Trek in the Sary-Mogol North Valley
    Kitchik-Alay (Sary-Mogol North) - Kitchik-Alay (at the foot of the pass Sary-Mogol)
    Throughout the day, we go up in the Sary-Mogol North Valley to the foot of the pass in the middle of the ice cliffs and languages. Yak herds have used to stay in this circus for the summer.
    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    11 km
    05:00
    1300 m
    0 m
    





  
                                Kitchik-Alay (at the foot of the pass Sary-Mogol) - Sary-Mogol lakes
    Trek through pass Sary Mogol (4310 m)
    Kitchik-Alay (at the foot of the pass Sary-Mogol) - Sary-Mogol lakes

    In the morning, hike to the pass Sary-Mogol by a steep slope in the middle of scree that cross the Alaรฏski chain. This is the most difficult time of this trek. In the afternoon, we visit the large glacial cirque and lakes, then descend to the lake located on the banks of the lower lake. Overnight in tents. (On that day there will be change in porting team because horses do not cross the pass, grooms carry the luggage to the pass).

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    5 km
    04:00
    380 m
    200 m
    





  
                                Sary-Mogol lakes - Sary-Mogol valley South
    Trek in the Sary Mogol South Valley (3350 m)
    Sary-Mogol lakes - Sary-Mogol valley South

    Today, down the valley to Sary Mogol jailoo the landscape is wild and imposing. Discover the nomadic life. Installation in a yurt camp. Overnight in yurt.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    12 km
    05:00
    100 m
    1000 m
    





  
                                Sary-Mogol valley South - Kara-Kabak
    Trek through the plateau Korumdy
    Sary-Mogol valley South - Kara-Kabak

    In the morning, climbing up Korumdy trays then runs through the pastures to the Kara-Kabak valley. The panorama is very wide and offers incredible views of Lenin Peak. Overnight in tents.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    18 km
    07:00
    1000 m
    1300 m
    





  
                                Kara-Kabak - Damdjailoo
    Excursion to Kosh Koel Lake
    Kara-Kabak - Damdjailoo

    In the morning, we climb a small slope in the neighbouring valley, a small path through bushes and small meadows. Then the valley turns to the west and the Alta Dehesa widens between dozens of peaks. The pass at 4150 m. is erased in the landscape and we easily descend to the lake Kosh Koel and climb up to the camp. Overnight in tents.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    15 km
    07:00
    1400 m
    400 m
    





  
                                Damdjailoo - Damdjailoo
    Exploration of Damjailoo glacial lakes and cirques
    Damdjailoo - Damdjailoo

    Pasar el dรญa en el circo Damdjailoo que oculta varios lagos por encima de nuestro campamento, y hacer un picnic al borde de uno de los grandes lagos. Regreso al mismo campamento. Noche en tiendas de campaรฑa.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    10 km
    02:00
    600 m
    600 m
    





  
                                Damdjailoo - Ming-Djar
    Walk down the Kashka-Suu valley
    Damdjailoo - Ming-Djar
    Long descent through pastures facing the Zalay chain culminated with the Lenin peak, to the village of Kashka-Suu. Then transfer the foot of the chain and Zalay installation camp near the Ming-Djar river. Overnight in tents.
    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    56 km
    01:30
    04:00
    50 m
    1350 m
    





  
                                Ming-Djar - Kata Beshyk glacier
    Trek to Kumgyr-Suu glacier
    Ming-Djar - Kata Beshyk glacier
    Through large alpine valleys, the route crosses many herds and some yurts all along the chain of Pamir. Crossing several small passes. Setting up camp in Kata Bechik Valley on the edge of the glacier of the same name. Overnight in tents.
    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    14 km
    06:00
    1300 m
    700 m
    





  
                                Kata Beshyk glacier - Kaman-Suu
    Trek on the black glacier Kungyr-Suu
    Kata Beshyk glacier - Kaman-Suu
    For the moraine, we reach the glacier Kata Bechik an easily traversed. Breathtaking view of the vertical faces rising to over 6000 meters. In the afternoon, we cross the gorge of the Kaman-Suu river, the path descends to small lakes and sinks to the bed of the river to go back on the shelf. Setting up camp near a lake. (this afternoon, the program can be shortened if the river level is too high. Overnight in tents.
    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    8 km
    04:00
    400 m
    400 m
    





  
                                Kaman-Suu - Kaman-Suu
    Day of exploration to Dzerjinskogo peak (6717m)
    Kaman-Suu - Kaman-Suu
    Exploring the glacial cirque of Kaman-Suu glacier, walking 14 km in a magnificent setting at the foot of the western shoulder of the peak Lenin. Return to the same camp. Overnight in tents.
    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    14 km
    05:00
    550 m
    550 m
    





  
                                Kaman-Suu - Tash-Kyungey
    Trek to Tash-Kyungey valley
    Kaman-Suu - Tash-Kyungey

    In the morning, we go up to a spine of many colors red ocher. A landscape of exceptional beauty and grandeur offers a panoramic 360 ยฐ. We follow the narrow paths formed by sheep and wild goats. Then down to the gorge Tash-Kyungey under the majestuous peak Yukhina (5080 m. alt.) and campsite between the rivers at the base of a pyramid. Overnight in tents.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    8 km
    04:00
    700 m
    790 m
    





  
                                Tash-Kyungey - Lenin peak BC
    Trek to the big valley Achyk-Tash
    Tash-Kyungey - Lenin peak BC

    In the morning we descend slightly in the Nitshke-Suu valley to make a pass at 3700 m. We keep our height and go round 2 peaks to reach Lenin Peak Valley. Install our camp in the meadow of Achyk-Tash

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    13 km
    05:00
    610 m
    760 m
    





  
                                Lenin peak BC - Lenin peak ABC - C1
    Trek to the base camp of Lenin peak at 4220m
    Lenin peak BC - Lenin peak ABC - C1

    On the trail of the classical pathway, the scenery is spectacular and colorful again, a lunar landscape mixed with the vastness of the massif. The pass of "Traveller" 4128m. alt. and coming to ABC camp C1 at 4400m. alt.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    13 km
    05:00
    1050 m
    250 m
    





  
                                Lenin peak ABC - C1 - Lenin peak BC
    Trek back to CB Peak Lenin
    Lenin peak ABC - C1 - Lenin peak BC

    The morning walks possible near the camp at the foot of Lenin Peak rising to 7134m., Then return by the same path as the previous CB 3700 m. Overnight in tents.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    11 km
    05:00
    250 m
    1050 m
    





  
                                Lenin peak BC - Tulpar-Kol lake
    Trekking day to Tulpar-Kol lakes
    Lenin peak BC - Tulpar-Kol lake

    We go down the side of the Achyk-Tash river crossing with horses or by the bridge, and we go back on the shelf on the other side where you can discover a multitude of lakes sizes and shapes. Opportunity to explore the nearby mountains.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    4 km
    02:00
    40 m
    160 m
    





  
                                Tulpar-Kol lake - Osh
    Transfer to Osh
    Tulpar-Kol lake - Osh

    In the morning we enjoy walking again towards winter farms at the bottom of our camp, where we go with our vehicle. Then drive to Osh.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    300 km
    04:00
    800 m
    2800 m
    





  
                                Osh - Bishkek
    Morning flight to Bishkek and visit of the Kyrgyz capital
    Osh - Bishkek

    Early morning departure to the airport. Morning flight to Bishkek. Transfer into a guest house. Visit the Kyrgyz capital. Discovery of Osh market; walk in the park downtown. Evening and late dinner since leaving for the airport will take place in the middle of the night.

    Breakfast Lunch Dinner
    700 km
    00:45
    3700 m
    3000 m

    Great team here, they know how to take care of you. Very humble and friendly. We spent a week in southern part and they managed it really well. The place in Bishkek is great, on a quiet street but not too far from centre. Very impressed and will highly recommend.

    Ankur Saxena

    The white paradise of the powder skier! skis less than 100 on the skate do not! what a change of scenery in this immaculate universe. Thanks to the excellence of our Lyda and Stas Guides, the discovery of their sometimes tricky mountains, the immersion in their culture, happened naturally. I would have stayed there longer!

    Peter

    Info

    What is included

    • All transportation in a private vehicle

    • All airport transfers

    • Accommodation as described in the program

    • Meals (3 per day)

    • Bottled water (when possible) & tea

    • English-speaking trekking guide

    • Pack horses with saddle bags & horsemen

    • Camping & cooking equipment (tents, mats, gas, stove, etc)

    • All the activities listed in the program

    • Entry fees at national parks and/or border zones listed in the program

    • Entry fees at museums and historical sites listed in the program

    • Domestic flights mentioned in the program

    • A contribution to our sustainable development projects

    • Organisation of the trip & local taxes

    What is not included