Rainbow Mountain Peru Full Day Trip
The tour to Rainbow Mountain in Peru, or Vinicunca, is a 1 day hike in Cusco, which will take you through the most impressive landscapes on earth
Rainbow Mountain is about 3 hours from Cusco by car. Located in the Peruvian Andes, Rainbow Mountain – as you will probably guess – is famous for its natural beauty and multi-colorfulness. It is one of the must-see destinations when visiting Cusco.
Itinerary - What to expect
We will pick you up from your hotel from 4:30 to 5:00 a.m.
We will transfer by bus, leaving the city of Cusco, travel time 2 hours to the community of Cusipata where we will have our breakfast.
Then we will continue for 1 hour and 30 minutes to
to arrive at the beginning of the walk which is at an altitude of 4,600 m.a.s.l. approx.
where we will begin our walk along an easily accessible trail for an estimated time of 1 hour 40
minutes and we will arrive at the Rainbow Mountain Peru.
Vinicunca is located at 5,200 m.a.s.l. approximately.
After enjoying the wonder that our mother nature presents us, we will return by the same route, where our transportation is waiting for us, we will move for 1 hour and 40 minutes to the lunch place Cusipata (the same place where we had breakfast).
Then we return to Cusco, approximately at 4:30 and 5:00 p.m., finishing in the Plaza Regocijo of the city of Cusco.
What to Bring
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, so we recommend that you bring your own:
- Solar blocker
- Grape or Hat
- Light backpack
- Mosquito repellent
- Bottled Water
- Money Extra
- Medical or personal items.