Tour for geology lovers. Madygen Geopark

On this tour, the territory of the Madygen Geopark awaits you, where you will see unique geological monuments of nature. These are geological monuments of international importance.

Day 1. Bishkek – Tash-Kumyr – Mount Buzbu-Too

On the way from Bishkek to Osh, you will hear interesting stories of a geologist about the geological structure of the Tian-Shan, about its origin and age. We will see amazing geological forms and entire landscapes. We will visit the places where the remains of dinosaurs were found. In the Kyzyl-Dzhar savanna we will see bizarre landforms. Life in the semi-desert is not for everyone, but it is a kind of philosophical beauty. Overnight in tents in the picturesque Munduz gorge (mountain Buzbu-Too).

Day 2. Buzbu-Too – Mailuu-Suu city – Jalal-Abad – Osh

The further path lies in Mailuu-Suu – a city forgotten by people. A city with an interesting history of an entire era, amazing geological forms. Then a trip to the city of Jalal-Abad. Visit to the oldest resort in Central Asia. Mineral water and stories about healing springs. Further excursion to the historical complex in Uzgen. Visiting the minaret of the Karakhanids – IX-X. Further way to Osh. Overnight at the guest house.

Day 3. Osh – Tuya-Muyun – Naukat – Abshir-Ata – Batken – Tort-Kul

Our path lies in the famous Tuya-Muyun mountain range. Stories about the extraction of the first radioactive ore and the construction of the first atomic bomb in the USSR. Almalyk gypsum quarry on the way. In Tuya-Muyun there is a deposit of compastel ruby ​​and other minerals. Visiting the famous waterfall Abshir-Ata. Next, an excursion through the Batken desert to the village of Kan, where lead ore was mined. Quarry visit. Then visit the Ak-Turpak gypsum cave. Overnight on trestle beds or in tents near the Tort-Kul reservoir.

Day 4. Tort-Kul – Madygen

The famous paradise for geologists is the Madygen tract and the Sary-Too mountains. Geopark “Madygen” was formed here. Multicolored mountains with petrified fauna and flora. Geological sections composed of rocks of the Mesozoic period create fantastically beautiful pictures of nature. This excursion can be compared with a trip to Mars. Overnight in Madygen poplar grove in tents.

Day 5. Madygen – Osh

Returning towards Batken, we will visit the Chalcedony Mountain, cuts of bivalve fossilized mollusks and see beautiful panoramas of the Martian landscape. We will drive about 10 km through the narrow Kara-Dzhigar canyon. Overnight at the guest house in Osh.

Day 6. Osh – Toktogul reservoir

Our way in the opposite direction is a completely different landscape. We will be accommodated on the banks of the Toktogul reservoir in the “Park of the Soviet Period” in cottages. Those who wish can swim in the warm waters of the reservoir

Day 7. Toktogul – Bishkek

On the way visit the beautiful lake Saz-Kol. Arrival in Bishkek.

On this tour you will be accompanied by an experienced guide

Cost for one person $ 130

Included in the price:

  • Car rent,
    Three meals a day, including 6 breakfasts, 6 dinners, 7 lunches
    Accommodation in guest houses
    Entry tickets

The minimum number of participants is 5 people
Maximum number of participants – 15 people