Tour location:Ugam-Chatcal National Park, Western Tien-Shan, Uzbekistan
Tour duration: 5 days/4 hights
Tour type: trekking
Quantity of tour participants: 1-12
Itinerary: Tashkent – Ugam-Chatkal National Park: settlement Burchmulla – Koksu river – Koksu gorge – natural boundary Ayrik – settlement Burchmulla – Tashkent.
Tour description: Dear travelers! We invite You to make a fascinating trip within Ugam-Chatkal National Park along the mountain river Koksu. The wildness of the gorge, rocks steeply breaking from 1.5 km altitude to the bottom of a grandiose canyon cause undisguised admiration.
Nobody can stay indifferent to the protogenic beauty of mountain ridges with all the year round snow-covered peaks, high-mountainous lakes, mountain rivers, cold springs, shady groves and various kinds of trees and flowers that can be seen only from the certain height above the sea-level.
During the route you will have an opportunity to taste the natural mountain honey. Sweet memories of the Western Tien-Shan nature will always remain in your mind!
Starting of tour to the mountain settlement Burchmulla (2 hours, 100 km.). Treking along the Koksu river to the place named Zambot (15 km.). Camp on the bank of Koksu river at the mouth of Zambotsay at 1100 m. altitude. Dinner near a fire place.
Continue of trekking through Koksu gorge. Wild nature, steep walls. The depth of the gorge-canyon is more then 1.5 km. Entrance to the natural boundary Ayrik. Camp at 1500 m. altitude (15 km.).
Day of rest. Excursion through the gorge of Ayrik river to Kichkinakul lake. You can observe the fossils of sea animals and plants on the fragments of the rocks. Beautiful sight of Piyezak river (3736 m).
Return transition to Koksu river's narrowing place between the rocks which is named " The jump of a snow leopard ". Camp on the bank of the river in the shady grove, near the stream.
Pass to Charvak water reservoir. The end of the route at the settlement Burchmulla (20 km.). Removal to Tashkent.
1. Trekking boots;
2. Wool socks;
3. Thermo-underwear (spring/autumn season);
4. trekking trousers;
5. sweater (spring/autumn season);
6. rain coat;
8. camp slippers;
9. electric torch;
11. personal first aid-kit;
12. hygienic accessories;
1. The itinerary of the tour passes through the nature reserve where the special permit is demanded.
2. The documents for the special permit should be submitted 5 working days before the beginning of the tour.
3. The documents can be submitted only in case of 100% prepayment for the tour service.
4. The following documents are required:
· scaned copy of the first page of the passport;
· fixed address of the residence;