Rainbow Mountain Full Day Tour

Very early in the morning, we will start the Rainbow Mountain Full Day Tour journey across Valle Sur toward Quechuyno, which is the starting point of our hike to the Cerro Colorado or 7-color Mountain, located about 100 km. southeast of Cusco city.

After enjoying a traditional breakfast in the area, we will start our hike to reach the control center and enter this mystical place.

Vinicunca, or Winikunka, also called Montaña de Siete Colores, Montaña de Colores or Rainbow Mountain, is a mountain in the Andes of Peru with an altitude of 5,200 meters above sea level.

During our walk we will observe how colors around us change due to the weather. We will reach an altitude of 5000 meters, approximately, which is the top of this mysterious mountain.

Geological formations will reveal all its splendor, the contrast of the blue sky creates a formidable line between the coast desert and the Amazon jungle, guided by the beautiful Ausangate.

Duration: 15 hours
Days of Operation: Everyday
Difficulty level: Intense / Ascending walk of 8 km (5 miles) approximately

Inclusions

  • Transfers
  • English/Spanish speaking Guides
  • Box Lunch

Visited areas

  • Cusco
  • Checacupe
  • Pitumarca
  • Quechuyno
  • Vinicunca

It includes

  • Transport
  • Tour guide
  • Ticket
  • Breakfast box
  • Lunch box

Rainbow Mountain Full Day Tour Recommendations

  • Prior acclimatization is required (1 or 2 days)
  • Wear comfortable and warm clothes, sunglasses, hat or hat with wide brim, trekking shoes (not sports shoes).
  • Bring a camera, small backpack, sun block and water bottle.