Experience the Best of Winter in Karakol

Chase Winter's Delights: A 5-Day Karakol Escape Packed with Thrills and Flavors!

Escape to Karakol's Winter Wonderland with our 5-day tour! Immerse yourself in snowy adventures, from thrilling winter sports to cozy evenings by the fire. Explore the magic of the season in this enchanting destination.

Tour Highlights:

  • Try a wide variety of winter activities in Karakol, from ice skating and snowshoeing to cross-country and alpine skiing.
  • Sample all the flavors of Karakol's diverse communities at a Dungan Cooking Class, Cossack Dinner, HoGo Evening, and more.
  • Overnight at a cozy yurt camp deep in the snowy Kok Jaiyk Valley – we'll keep the stove fire warm!

Experience the Best of Winter in Karakol

For more information and bookings please inquire

Destination Karakol

These tours and activities are provided by the "Destination Karakol" DMO, which actively invests in the development of sustainable tourism and community in Karakol and its surroundings.

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Practical Details


Winter, upon request


Karakol city, Kok-Jaiyk valley, Issyk-Kul


December - Mid-March

Good For

Adults and kids


English, Russian


Any weather

Maximum Group Size

18 people (*We can also arrange a tour upon special request.)

Package includes

  • Transportation
  • Accommodation
  • Winter activites
  • City tours & museum visits
  • Meals according to program

Tour Itinerary

  • Transfer Bishkek to Karakol
  • Lunch at Nomad Museum
  • Dinner at Ethno-Cafe Dastorkhan
  • Ice Skating in Karakol
  • Historic Karakol City Tour
  • Dungan Lagman Cooking Class
  • Przhevalskiy Museum
  • Cossack Family Dinner (Alternate Options Available)
  • Skiing at Karakol Ski Base
  • HoGo Dinner Experience
  • Winter Kayaking on Issyk-Kul
  • Transfer to Kok Jaiyk Yurt Camp
  • Cross-Country Skiing and Lunch at Kok Jaiyk
  • Snowshoe Kok-Jaiyk to Jeti Oguz Resort
  • Lunch at Royal Gate
  • Transfer to Bishkek