One Day Trip to Chimgan, Beldersay
Mysterious and colourful mountain area of the Western Tien-Shan (Big and Small Chimgan; mountain rivers & waterfalls; Beldersay highlands covered with juniper & apple trees, dog rose & barberry thickets), Charvak water reservoir) is very charming and fascinates every visitor.
- Colourful mountain area
- The territory of Ugam-Chatkal National Park
- Mountain gorges, river and Charvak lake
- Ascent by chair-lift to the height of 2300 meters
Services to be provided
- Transportation due to group size and special permit from Road Police
- Meals – Picnic or at local/hotel cafe-restaurant
- Fee for Ascent-Descent by chair-lift in Beldersay
Mysterious and colourful mountain area of the Western Tien-Shan (Big and Small Chimgan; mountain rivers & waterfalls; Beldersay highlands covered with juniper & apple trees, dog rose & barberry thickets), Charvak water reservoir) is very charming and fascinates every visitor. The area is rich in flora and fauna. Juniper forests, various flowers including tulips, Eremurus – desert candle, shrubs and alpine meadows) and from fauna: mountain sheep, bears, marmots, eagles, owl, nightingale are usual to this mountainous area. Sports and tourist infrastructures have been developed for ecological, ethnographical and adventure tourism lovers (skiing, hiking, cycling, horseback riding, fishing).
Our proposed one-day program is designed for travellers of all ages. It includes a visit to Beldersay, Chimgan, Charvak area. You will surely be charmed with visit to the Western Tien-Shan Mountains (100 km, 1.5-2 hrs drive to the south-east of Tashkent) to see & feel the contrast of climate conditions, stunning scenery of snow-capped mountains, picturesque valleys and villages with local traditions.
Day 1 Tashkent – Beldersay – Chimgan – Charvak – Tashkent
At 08:30 pick-up from hotel lobby and transfer to Beldersay. At 10:00 am start of cableway working hours (Beldersay). Ascent by chair-lift to the height of 2300 m (25 min.). View of the surrounding from the top. Descent by chair-lift. Meeting of the group and transfer to Chimgan (15 min.) Free time to explore the area (possibilities for horse ride, drive on quadrocycle). Meeting of the group and return to Tashkent. Photo-stop in Charvak. Arrive in Tashkent and transfer to hotel.
Chimgan-Beldersay area is located on the territory of Ugam-Chatkal National Park and the main skiing area in Uzbekistan. Chimgan approaches for family leisure with children, while Beldersay (5 km far from Chimgan) is more right for skilled skiers, snowboarders.
Beldersay – Highest point (Mount Kumbel): 2300 m. Extension of cableway (chair-lift): 2500 m. Travel time: 25 min., one way; Extension of rope tow: 700 m. Travel time: 5 min.
Big Chimgan (3309 m) – the main peak of Chatkal mountain range and Small Chimgan (2100 m).
Surrounding villages are Chimgan (at 1620 m above sea level), Yusufhona / Galvasay, Jubilee.
Charvak water reservoir is the largest artificial lake in Uzbekistan located 12 km far from Chimgan village.
Meeting point : Your hotel or other preferred point in Tashkent.
Days of Operation:
This tour can be organized on request. It is a good combination for extension trip after cultural trip along Uzbekistan or relaxing day in nature while you are in Tashkent.
- Children under 2 years of age may travel with parents free of charge.
- Type of transportation to be defined according to the number of people present for the tour.
- This tour does not include photo fees in monuments, museums and sights.