Rafting Tour in Chon-Kemin Valley

Chon-Kemin Valley, Chon-Kemin River, Chu River
  • Rafting
  • Chu River
Chon-Kemin Valley has been popularized by the river of the same name that twists its way through the canyon’s piney forests and snowy peaks. A branch of Chu River, Chon-Kemin River has long been a favorite spot for rafting due to its feisty waters and gorgeous locale, which continues to amaze and attract visitors to its breathtaking ambience.
The Rafting Tour in Chon-Kemin Valley is an exhilarating ride on a lively river that runs through one of Kyrgyzstan’s most scenic valleys. This tour package is a great choice for small groups of travelers looking for a fun alternative to traditional sightseeing and hiking – the perfect outlet for physical activity under the guidance of a skilled instructor, a chance to see Kyrgyzstan nature from a unique angle and to create special memories along the way.

Tour Itinerary:

In the morning, depart from your Bishkek hotel and drive to Chon-Kemin Valley (140km, 2hrs), the starting point for your rafting tour.
Before your rafting experience begins, you’ll receive safety instructions and a thorough explanation of rules from a professional instructor, who will remain with you during the entire rafting tour. Rafting equipment and a safety vest are also provided. The rafting expedition is considered medium level difficulty, with no special physical abilities required.
Rafting will begin on the Chon-Kemin River near Tort Kul Village and wind through the Chon-Kemin Valley before ending at the confluence with the Chu River. The tour includes two hours of rafting down the river, with several rest stops and a picnic lunch along the way.
Your driver will meet you at the ending point to take you back to Bishkek. End of Rafting Tour in Chon-Kemin Valley.

Tour duration: approximately 8 hours

Note: You’ll need to bring a dry change of clothes to wear after rafting.
This tour is available from May to September.

Price includes:

  • Private, local guide instructor;
  • Lunch/picnic;
  • Mineral water 1L pax;
  • All equipment for rafting;
  • Entrance fees to the sights as per itinerary;
  • Transport throughout the tour (1-2 sedan, 3-8 minivan) .

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The tour is private with your personal guide. There will be no other people joining the tour. Our guides will follow your own pace.
The starting time of the tour is up to you and may vary from 09.00 am to 16.00 pm.
We are happy to offer this tour for air/train passengers too. Our guide will meet you at the arrival station.


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