Join our exploratory Asia Georgia to Bishkek overland trip over 8 exciting weeks through six countries; taking in such wonderfully evocative place names as Isfahan, Shiraz, Samarkand, Bukhara, Tashkent and the wilds of Kyrgyzstan.

Included
Georgia
–  Tbilisi
Iran – Esfahan, Tehran, Persepolis, Shiraz, Yazd, Dasht e Kavir Desert, Mashhad
Turkmenistan – Letter of Introduction support and fees, Ashgabat, Darvaza Gas Craters
Uzbekistan – Historic cities; Khiva, Bukhara & Samarkand
Kazakhstan – Aksu-Dzhabagly Nature Reserve
Kyrgyzstan – Ala-Archa Nature Reserve, Lakes Issyk-Kul, Semenovskre Gorge, Yurt Stay by Lake Song Kol, Tash Rabat Caravanserai

Included

  • Transport on expedition truck with crew
  • Accommodation – 50% camping in tents, 50% basic hotels & hostels
  • Meals prepared by group or provided – approx 50%

Excluded

  • Flights, visas, transfers, personal insurance, drinks, meals out, tips
  • Optional excursions/side trips
  • Meals out or taken while in hotels or hostels – allow $20 day

Side trips / Optional extras

Trip/extra Cost
Georgia – Tbilisi – Museums free to $5, wine tasting $15, Folk Music lunch $15 USD $5
Iran – Tehran – Many other museums in Tehran…. Most cost between $1-6 entry USD $6
Iran – Esfahan, Shiraz, Hashed, Tabriz, Yadz – mosques, palaces, ruins – free to $10 USD $10
Iran – Mashaad – Day trip (average) transport, guided walk, lunch and hammam USD $35
Turkmenistan – Ashgabat – Nat Museum $10, carpet museum $9, Arch of Neutrality $2 USD $21
Uzbekistan – Samarkand – entry $10, Ave of Mausoleums $5, Registan $7, Bibi Khanym Mosque $5, Afrasiab ruins & museum $4 USD $10
Uzbekistan – Bukhara – Ark USD $5
Uzbekistan – Kiva City sights pass USD $13
Kazakhstan – Entry to Aksu National Park USD $10
Kazakhstan – Day Hiking, Ranger & Entry in Aksu Nat. Reserve USD $30
Kyrgyzstan – Museum Entrances from $2 to $10 USD $10
Krygystan – overnight yurt stay at Song Kol USD $10
Krygystan – Horse riding at Song Kol per day USD $15

Departure Dates

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Map

Map of Georgia to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan Explorer