Rainbow mountain short route, Located approximately 100 kilometers from the imperial city of Cusco, Rainbow Mountain is a stunning sight to behold, standing at an altitude of 5036 meters above sea level. Its vibrant colors have made it one of the most popular tourist destinations in Peru, second only to the renowned Machu Picchu.
It is in one of the most impressive mountain ranges in Cusco, called "Vilcanota". This destination offers a wonderful spectacle during the route, the road lasts approximately 1.30 hours, according to the pace of the visitor's walk.
The colors of this destination, is due to the geological formation of about 56 million years ago, which. It was accumulating mixtures of fluvial, lacustrine and marine elements, many specialists indicate that this phenomenon could due to the melting of the mountain ranges of the Andes.
Likewise, at the beginning of 2016 the mountain became very famous. That is why, through social networks, they reached the whole world. The result is that to date it is visited by many people. Moreover, one of the tours visited in the Cusco region is Laguna Humantay with the impressive Salkantay mountain at the other end of Ausangate.
First we start by picking up your hotel at 04:00 in the morning, then we move to Quiquijana where our restaurant "La Montana" is located, where wait buffet breakfast.
Then we moved to the car park. Our guide will give us all the instructions to start the walk, which sticks are held during the walk, in the same way, the guide will take with the oxygen. You will always have personalized attention from the guide. Of course, the walk begins at 4,700 meters above sea level, ascending to 5,200 meters above sea level in the part of the viewpoint towards the mountain of colors. The cold in this place is strong.
The walk is light for those people who are used to adventure and will be able to enjoy more time in the Mountain of Colors this 2022. Likewise, you will have enough time to take photos, make videos and much more, then we will return the same way to our tourist transport. Then we will be transferred to our restaurant, to enjoy a buffet lunch.
Finally, we move to the imperial city of Cusco. In this way ends our journey to the mountain of colors. We also offer tour to Maras Moray in ATVs, and Palcoyo, you can enjoy this adventure in the middle of the mountain ranges. Especially our own restaurant called "La Montana", which has a rustic and cozy atmosphere with an impressive view of the Vilcanota River.
The languages we offer on our tour are:
Our transport is 100% tourist with air conditioning, first aid equipment.
PRICE (Shared service)
Reservations are canceled 48 hours in advance, otherwise No Show is charged
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