Itinerary: Tashkent – Ugam-Chatcal National Park, Chimgan - Charvak – Tashkent
Region: Ugam-Chatcal National Park, Chatcal range, Western Tien-Shan, Uzbekistan
Tour duration: 1 day
Season: May - October
Highlights: A day hiking tour in the mountains of Ugam-Chatcal national park including rock climbing at the bottleneck of the canyon.
09:00-11:00 – transfer Tashkent – Ugam-Chatcal National Park, Chimgan (100 km, 1575 m);
11:00-12:00 – hiking to Gulkam pass (1826 m). There is a panoramic view to Chimgansay river valley from the top of the pass;
12:00-13:00 – hiking down through the birch grove to Gulkam river;
13:00-14:00 - picnic at picturesque place near the Gulkam river;
14:00-15:00 – climb by rope down to the bottom of the canyon and sightseeing a 5 meters high waterfall;
15:00-17:00 – hiking downstream the Gulkam river to Charvak lake;
17:00-19:00 – transfer to Tashkent city along the beautiful Charvak lake shore.
*It is recommended to start the program at 07:00 a.m. during summer time.
- transfer Tashkent - Ugam-Chatkal National Park - Tashkent;
- Ugam-Chatkal National Park's ecological fees;
- English speaking guide service;
- picnic (sandwiches, vegetables, fruits, sweets, tea, water).
1. trekking boots;
2. trekking trousers;
Recommended UV protection:
2. sun block cream and sun glasses.
Map of hiking route through Gulkam canyon
Hiking start altitude - 1575 m