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About Iron Horse Nomads
Iron Horse Nomads provides tours as well as car, motorcycle, and jeep rentals. We specialize in back country expeditions primarily in Kyrgyzstan, but also throughout Central Asia including the Pamir Highway in Tajikistan. We customize every tour and every rental to make sure clients have the adventure of their lives in Kyrgyzstan. We work with nomadic families throughout the country to provide a network of remote, authentic experiences.
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Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

Amazing trip trough Kyrgyzstan Bishkek,Karakol and Jyrgalan. we rent a Toyota Sequoia 7 seats , good shape for my family . Our Driver , guide , coordinator Azamat was perfect arrangement .

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank didbrahim
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Did a 4 weeks road trip through Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan in Juli with the UAZ Hunter (we named him "Yuri") and loved every single moment of it. Both, car rental company and guest-house in Bishkek have been great: Communication before the trip was fast, reliable...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018

flawless service, great car, great people. Can't recommend highly enough. We rented a classic Lada and drove all over Kyrgyzstan.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Adam R
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend and I feel very let down my Iron Horse Nomad. Our car broke down due to no fault of our own and there was no replacement. After a lot of bad communication and waiting around in a garage wasting our holiday, we never...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Daisy S
Reviewed August 13, 2018

After careful research, I decided to rent a small AWD SUV with Iron Horse Nomads for travelling Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan. They are not the cheapest company in Bishkek but their cars seem way better than the competition. All in all, given quality of vehicle and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lrreis
Reviewed October 30, 2017

Iron horse provided us with a car in Almaty and a tour guide in BISHKEK. THey were a great company to deal with. The car was provided on time. All relevant details were explained. We were stopped by police (outside of Almaty )and the explanations...More

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank mrblack
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Anyone considering a road trip through central Asia is aware that careful prior planning and coordination is a must. As such, it's critically important to select a tour operator carefully. Iron Horse Nomads is undoubtedly your best bet. My itinerary consisted of a self drive...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Ryan H, Owner at Iron Horse Nomads, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

We're are glad we could help make your trip a reality!

Reviewed October 4, 2017

Had an amazing overland adventure in the rugged backcountry of Kyrgyzstan in an Iron Horse Nomads UAZ Patriot. The late-model vehicle was well-prepped and ready to go upon my arrival. It handled the rough roads with ease and relative comfort and was able to get...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank paristempo
Reviewed September 4, 2017

We rented the Duster for 4 days for our short trip in Kyrgyzstan. The car was great: very well maintained mechanic, excellent shape, off-road tires and clean. The car handled our road trip from Bishkek to Song Kul, Issyk Kul and Karakol really easily. The...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Thibault W
Reviewed August 23, 2017

Thanks to the Iron Horse Nomads, we enjoyed a great adventure, beating nearly 3000 km in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. The car was excellent and very brave on off-road. We didn't have the slightest problems on our way. Car rent took place according to our agreements,...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Marcin N
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October 27, 2017|
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Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
Generally Manas taxi is good for transfers. If you want an English speaking driver to be waiting for you to meet you and drive you into the city, than Iron Horse Nomads can do it, but it will cost around 2x as much as Manas... More
December 17, 2016|
Response from Ryan H | Property representative |
It is not possible to motorcycle in January. It is just too cold with too much ice and snow. The best months for motorcycling are June, July, August, and September.
May 7, 2016|
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Response from CVChris | Reviewed this property |
Go to ihn.kg and you'll find contact information. I used them in March 2016 to rent a vehicle, and they can do so much more like plan itineraries.