Places You’ll See
palcoyo is one of the rainbow mountains in cusco, unlike the colorful mountain, palcoyo has a lighter and less time consuming hike, there is a rock ballet and many similar mountains around and an amazing view of the ausangate mountain.
- Transportation during the Palcoyo Mountain Tour
- Breakfast and Lunch
- entrance to Palcoyo Mountain
Day 1 CUSCO -> VISIT THE COLORFUL MOUNTAIN OF PALCOYO -> CUSCO
Our excursion to the Palcoyo mountain begins at 6:40 am where we will be picked up from our hotel and take a tour of several hours by car, in which we can enjoy the spectacular scenery. We will stop in Cusipata for breakfast and continue for several more hours until we reach the checkpoint where we will pay 10 soles for the entrance tickets to Palcoyo mountain.
After the control we will continue 15 minutes more until arriving at our starting point for our walk in the trip of 30 to 40 minutes, the walk is easy to make, we will observe the different animals that exist from aplacas and suris, from the valley of stones we will have a spectacular view towards the snowy ausangate also there are several mountains similar to the mountain palcoyo.
After the experience in the Palcoyo mountain we will return to the starting point where we will board our transportation and then return by the same route to cusipata for lunch, and finally to Cusco arriving around 5:00 p.m
Recommendations for the tour
When you prepare your luggage, remember that the rainy season the Montaña de Palcoyo is especially cold, so we recommend you to take:
- bottled water
- waterproof jacket or rain poncho Hat and glovesPersonal medicationExtra money Trekking shoes