|Matcha is the enormous mountainous, situated in the heart of Pamiro-Alai,
at the joint of three high-mountainous ranges-Turkestanskiy, Alaiskiy,
Zeravhsanskiy. Matcha is the of contrasts, exotic and legends.
Relict juniper forests, snow peaks, alpine meadows, grandiose ice-falls,
turquoise lakes and gigantic stones blocks are existed here. The guests
of thiswill see Karakul-Katta lake- the black pearl of Matcha,
fairy Soz canyon, grandiose and unique ice-fall Raigorodskogo, feel
the cordiality and hospitality of chabans, appreciate unforgettable
beauty of the valleys and rivers - Kshemish, Nurlou, Kalai-Makhmud
||Arrival to Tashkent. transfer to Samarkand.. L=300km. T=4hours.
||Excursion on architectural monuments of Samarkand city.
||Transfer to Fergana (Kokand). L=450 km. T=6hours. Hotel.
||Transfer on the mountain road to the valley of Soh river. Interleaving
of Uzbek and Kirgiz settlings. L=120km. O=5hours. Camp near Kyrgyz
village Raut. H=2100m.
||Transfer along Palalouz river through the mountain pass Sari-Chashme.
(3730m.) L=7km. T=5hours. Camp in upper Nurlow river in dense, beautiful,
juniper wood. I=3200m.
||Descent along Nurlow river to the Kshemish river. On the way the
rest near small, but attractive lake Karakul. Timber landscape. L=10
km. O= 5-6 hours. Camp not far from Kshemish village, in the comfortable
fruit garden. Possible visit a national kirgiz house. I=2200 m.
||Ascent along the river Kshemish under the same name glacier (long
8 km). Contrast of change an landscapes from steppest, through juniper
wood to alpine meadows. L=10 km. O=5hours. Camp on the alpine lawn"Tubek".
||Walk on Kshemish glacier. Beautiful views on rocky-glacier walls
and glaciers of massive of Kshemish-Bashi peak e (5282 i). Return
in the camp.
||Ascent on the mounting pass Double. L=4km. O=5-6hours. The most
difficult mounting pass on the route. But from the pass you can see
beautiful views on most high tops of Matcha bundle - a Soldier (5398m)
and Rocky (5621m). Camp on the moraine field. I=3700m.
||Passage through snow-covered mounting pass Double (4090m) to the
most beautiful lake Karakul-Katta surround rocks and juniper woods.
L=6km. O-5hours. Camp near lake. I=2800m.
||Passage through the mounting pass Kudaktir (3280m). From the mounting
pass is opened majestic panorama of Alay range. Descent to the river
Kalay-Mahmud, where opened impressive views on ice-fall of Raygorodskiy
glacier. This unique phenomena of nature. The glacier (8 km) is torn
off powerful an ice-fall (6000m) with enormous blocks of ice and huge
cracks. L=10km, O=6hours. Camp on the bank of Kalay-Mahmud river.
||Descent along Kalay-Mahmud river, through deep canyons to Dugman
village. L=10km, O=5hours. Camp in the apricot garden. I=1500m.
||Transfer to Tashkent through Kokand city. Hotel. L=360km. O=6hours.
||Excursion around Tashkent.
||Transfer to the airport. Departure from Tashkent.