~ return airport group transfers;
~ 2 nights stay in Guesthouse;
~ 3 nights camping;
~ 2 nights stay in hotel;
~ 8 Breakfasts, 6 Lunches, 7 Dinners;
~ chauffered in air-conditioned/heated minivan or coach;
~ service of an English-speaking Hiking Lead and a Hiking Cook;
~ service of 12 porters carrying the group's camping equipment, plus 7 KG maximum personal belonging of each hiker;
~ kayaking and horseback riding;
~ admission fee to hot spring, excursion and national parks, if required;
~ Bishkek city tour with an English-speaking Guide;
~ service of Bilingual (English/Mandarin) Travel Wander Facilitator.
~ a non-refundable deposit, 10% of total trip value is required upon booking. Full payment is required 2 months prior to departure.
~ this trip requires minimum 8 hikers to depart and the maximum group size is 16 hikers.
~ Only book your air ticket to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan when you have been informed to do so.
~ Should you require a visa to enter Kyrgyzstan, it is your responsibility to obtain such document before departure.
~ Arrival group transfer will depart Bishkek Airport at 0540 hours on day 1. Departure group transfer will leave the hotel at 0300 hours on day 8.
~ There will be 3 porters assigned to every 2 hikers. Porters will assist in carrying sleeping tents, dining tents, camping tables, camping chairs, utensils, dining wares, cutlery, food supplies, water and other equipment required during camping. Therefore, each hiker may pass up to 7 KG of personal belongings to the porters to carry on your behalf during the hike.
~ Should you foresee you will exceed the weight limit, you may hire additional porter to carry your belonging. The cost is SGD 175 per porter for the entire hiking duration from day 3 to day 6. You may share the use of this extra porter with other hikers among the group. Additional porter(s) must be booked in advance, at least 1 month before departure.
~ Because hiking requires certain level of cardio and stamina exertion, it is not suitable for members with chronic and/or acute disease. Please consider your physical condition before booking. Members must ensure they are medically and physically able to walk.
~ All hikers need to be appropriately dressed in the right footwear (covered hiking shoes). Hikers may be denied hiking if not dressed appropriately.
~ Our utmost priority is always the safety of the hikers. Therefore inclusion of the itinerary may be altered by the Guide due to (not limited to) bad weather, local conditions, accommodation book out, the skill levels of the hikers and/or other unexpected circumstancesbeyond our control. We reserve the right to make changes necessary and there will be no refund should you decide to discontinue with the trip.
~ For hikers who is travelling alone and has opt for twin sharing basis, Travel Wander will do our utmost to pair you with another hiker of the same gender to share the room. If this is not possible, hiker is required to top up the difference for a single room. Should you choose not to go on this trip, there is no refund to the deposit paid.
~ Travel Wander recommends that all hikers booked on this trip to purchase comprehensive travel insurance. Click HERE to purchase.