10 day Asiatic Ibex hunting tour program in the mountains near Issyk-Kul:
Hunting seasons: 15 August - 1 December; 1 March - 30 March
Hunting area: Inner Tian Shan, Karasay-Sirt valley, Issyk-Kul province (110,000 hectares of private hunting ground)
Distance from main road Bishkek-Karakol: 210km
Duration of expedition: 10 days (6 days of active hunting)
Method of hunting: Horses for transportation; stalking on foot
Number of hunters in group: Up to 7
Day 1. Meeting at "Manas" Airport. If clients wish to adaptat to the local climate, accommodation in Bishkek hotels or resorts and hotels near Issyk-Kul may be arranged (price for these accommodations is not included in the tour price);
Day 2. Drive by off-road vehicle to hunting area. Adaptation to alpine environment, rifle check, rest;
Days 3,4,5,6,7,8. Active hunting for Asiatic Ibex and other game;
Day 9. Upon client's choice, accommodation in Bishkek hotels or resorts around Issyk-Kul (price for accommodation is not included in the tour);
Day 10. Departure from "Manas" airport, Bishkek.
The hunting requires participants to be in good physical condition;
Upon your wishes it is possible to change the proposed program;
Stalking at the final stages of the hunt;
Shooting range is 200-500 meters.
Usually, weather is favorable and more predictable in this region during the Autumn hunting period.
Climate is extreme continental. Spring: March: +15°C day, -5°C at night (59/23 F); Autumn: from +15°C day, - 20°C at night (59/-4 F). Expect windy conditions.