Enjoy a visit to the enigmatic Rainbow Mountain or Rainbow Mountain, located at more than 5000 meters above sea level. It is one of the most beautiful mountains of the Andean cordillera. Get to know this wonderful place, a natural setting, which you can reach by horse or on foot.
We pick you up from the hotel in the morning in a tourist transport to the starting point at the foot of the snowy Ausangate for approximately 3 hours. Where we will have our respective breakfast, appreciating the beautiful landscape around, after a small talk we will begin our walk from 4200 meters above sea level to 5100 meters above sea level the Cerro Colorado "Vinincunca" which is approximately 1 hour and a half hours long, passing through farmhouses and observed the high Andean landscape and the grazing of the alpacas and llamas of the place.
Arriving at the Colorado hill we will be able to observe the impressive colors that are natural formations of minerals that give the mountain its color. Also from this point we will be able to appreciate the snow-capped APU AUSANGATE, a sacred mountain since Inca times. Then we will descend to our starting point where our transport will wait for us to return to Cusco, then a flight to Lima.
WHAT SHOULD I BRING TO THE RAINBOW MOUNTAIN?
- Boots/walking shoes (waterproof).
- Comfortable clothes for walking.
- Rain gear or poncho.
- Wool socks (keep warm when wet).
- Outerwear, including jacket, wool.
- Hat (sun, rain and cold).
- Water bottle.
- Pocket money (soles).
- Original passport.
SHARED STANDARD SERVICE
It offers visitors the cheapest means of getting to Rainbow Mountain. A group of hikers show up with you, it’s a great opportunity to have fun and make new friends.
It is organized exclusively for you and gives you the opportunity to choose the departure time and the size of the group. All private groups include additional services.
- Pick up from the Hotel.
- Tourist transport
- professional guide.
- 01 Breakfast and 01 Lunch (Vegan option on request)
- First aid kit
- entrance ticket
- Extra expenses
- Horses (direct contract)