Rainbow Mountain Tour Day Trip
This activity includes the appropriate protective measures to ensure your safety. In addition, our excursions are carried out in the open air and in small groups to reduce the risk of contagion. Remember to follow the instructions of the staff during the development of the tour.
The Rainbow Mountain of Cusco, also known as the mountain of seven colors or rainbow mountain, its impressive geological formation of millions of years ago and thanks to its mineral presents different colors that resemble the rainbow, this wonder is located at 5. 200 meters above sea level, in the Andes Mountains, District of Cusipata, located in the south of Cusco next to the Ausangate mountain of the Ausangate snow-capped mountain at 6. At 1000 meters above sea level the mountain of colors is one of the famous alternatives to do the day hike is recommended for those nature lovers and who want to explore part of the Andes of Cusco the tour begins and ends in Cusco. In addition to the rainbow mountain resort we will see other similarly colored mountains.
if you are visiting the Rainbow Mountain ( Vinincunca ) recommend you to do it with our team where we will give you the best service and you will have an unforgettable experience guaranteed.
What's Included in Rainbow Mountain Day Trip
- Expert driver in the area
- x1 Breakfast x1 Lunch with vegetarian option
- First aid kit.
- Professional guide
- Ticket of entrance to Rainbow Mounta
- Trasponte Cusco -Cusipata - Cusco
- Personal hygiene products
What to expect
day 1: Cusco - Tour whith the guide in Rainbo Mounta - Vinincunca
We will start the trip in Cusco with the pick up from their respective lodgings around 3 am, then we will make a journey through the South Valley, until you reach the community of Juan Cusipata, The transport will make a stop to enjoy breakfast, and then travel 1 hour to the checkpoint and begin the walk of two hours approximately, until you reach the rainbow mountain.
As we ascend we will be able to enjoy the incredible landscape and the herds of alpacas, llamas as well as the mountain of Ausangate, and many red mountains. You can also observe the flora and fauna of the Andes. Upon arriving at the main viewpoint of Vinicunca or Mountain of Colors, our guide will give us an application on the biography, colors and ecosystem of the mountain. Then we will return by the same route to the beginning of the walk, where the transport will be waiting for us to take us back to Cusco where we will enjoy lunch.
|Starts||From Cusco (departure at 04:30 a.m.)|
|Ends||Cusco at approximately 4:30 pm (Ends around Cusco's Plaza de Armas)|
What to Bring to Rainbow Mountain Day Trip
When preparing your luggage, remember that the rainy season in Cusco is from December to March. The winter, between May and August, is especially cold, that's why we recommend you bring:
- Walking shoes
- Money Extra
- Bottled water
- Warm-up sweater
- Rain poncho
- Cold glove
- Solar blocker