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Rainbow Mountain Tour Full Day

Rainbow Mountain Tour Full Day

Trip Overview

Tour Type:
Full day Hike.
Start/End Time:
Pickup is at 3: 00AM from your hotel lobby and drop off will be around 8:30PM.
Please remember comfortable shoes – lots of walking around.
Moderately difficult/Challenging.
Departure dates:
Daily departures are available along the year, although the period March to December is recommended to avoid the heart of the rainy season.
Rainbow Mountain, Pitumarka and Ausangate.
Departs Chinchero, about 50 minutes out of Cusco city.

Highlights rainbow mountain tour

The rainbow mountain tour in Cusco, one of the most requested tours and soon to become one of the best tours in Peru. You will have seen many pictures of Rainbow Mountain on Facebook or Instagram covers, its unmistakable red, yellow and orange seams are the very beautiful natural attraction for national and foreign visitors.

Rainbow Mountain tour, also known as Vinicunca tour, is impressive and can be admired in the spectacular Ausangate area. This trip that allows you to see the Rainbow Mountains requires a walk of at least 1:20 hours through the mountain.

On this hike you will see picturesque villages, beautiful adobe houses, herds of llamas and alpacas and have magnificent views of Ausangate Mountain (6,385 m / 20,945 ft), the highest mountain in the Cusco region.

If your plans are to travel to Cusco and want to enjoy some unforgettable adventures in Inca lands; after visiting Machu Picchu, the Lares trek or mystical tourism ayahuasca. Vinicunca is never one of the best options and quite affordable.

You can take short day tours that are inexpensive, which is why it has become so popular among travelers who love adventure and nature.

Tour Plan


Part: 1

We will pick you up at 4:00 am. From your hotel then we are going to set out on a drive through the South Valley. The drive takes around 3 hours to get Cusipata-Paucarpata community where we are going to stop for breakfast. After that we will continue to drive for another 40 minutes to Lacto community, where we are going to start with the trekking for 1:20 hours.


Part: 2

Along the route we will be able to enjoy amazing landscapes (most of the way is uphill). When we finally reach to Rainbow Mountain, you will have time to explore the area and take the most amazing pictures.

After the beautiful view of the landscapes on the top we will start going down to the beginning of our trekking and take our transportation to the lunch point. Finally return to Cusco.


This tour only as a private service

Daily Departure with at least 2 people.
Number of Pax Price per Person
02 People $ 200.00
03 People $ 175.00
04 People $ 160.00
06 People $ 110.00
08 People $ 90.00


Pick up from you hotel.
Round trip transportation in our private transport.
1 Buffet lunch.
Hot drinks.
Professional Tour Guide.
Assistant tour Guide (only for 9 people or more).
First Aid kit and Oxygen bottle.
Entrance fee.

Not Included:

Alcoholic drinks and others not mentioned on the list.
Walking stick USD 5.00 (each).
Rain poncho (can be bought anywhere in the city or along the trail).
Horse for entire trip (USD 35.00)

Packing List

What you need to take:

Daypack, warm clothes (scarf, sweaters, rain jacket, gloves).
Walking boots.
Walking sticks.
Rain poncho.
Sun hat + sunglasses.
Toilet paper and hand sanitizer.
Sun cream.
Extra money, minimum 320.00 soles (USD $100.00).


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