Rainbow Mountain Full Day

Daily Tour 1 Day
Nevado Auzangate, 08170, Perú Trekking Tours

Vinicunca Mountain Tour from Cusco – Full Day

Rainbow Mountain has recently become one of the most popular day hikes in the Cusco region. At over 5,000 meters (16,000 feet), Rainbow Mountain and Red Valley are truly an unforgettable experience where you will explore the rich colors of  Vinicunca .

Vinicunca, Rainbow Mountain and Colorful Mountain are some of the few names of this incredible place, a relatively new tourist attraction located in Cusco.

we  will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco and drive 3 hours to the trailhead, where your local chef will have a  breakfast with stunning views of the Vilcanota Mountain Range. After breakfast, begin a 2-hour hike to the top of Rainbow Mountain. The hike is challenging due to the high altitude of the mountain (5000m-16000ft).

The Red Valley  is located a few meters from Rainbow Mountain; You can reach the landscapes of iron-rich soils after enjoying the Rainbow Mountain. ( the hike to the red valley is optional)

The most outstanding:
  • Spend an epic day walking among gigantic  mountains.
  • You will explore one of the highest mountains in Cusco
  • Book with confidence and flexibility
Additional Information:
  • You can book this tour as a private tour with a minimum of 2 travelers.
  • For larger groups, send us a request, and we will send you a special price
  • You can rent a horse to get to vinicunca ( rainbow mountain )
  • Horseback riding is possible only on 80% of the entire trail.
  • The remaining 20% ​​must be covered on foot. You can rent horses at the trailhead
  • It is not recommended to rent a horse to go back downhill.
  • Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free meals available upon reque

  • Professional tour guide
  • Pick up from your hotel
  •  transportation round trip
  • One breakfast, one lunch .
  • Emergency oxygen bottle and medical kit
  • entrance to the rainbow mountain


  • tips
  • travel insurance
  • personal expenses

What you need to bring
  • Water (recommend at least 2L)
  • Rain jacket/poncho
  • Winter hat and gloves
  • Rain pants
  • Snacks
  • Sunglasses and sun hat
  • Trekking poles (recommended especially for the steep descents, can be rented from us)

About this tour

We start from your hotel, where we will pick you up between 04:30 to 05:00 am, then we will begin our trip at a distance of 2 hours from the city of Cusco until we reach the town of Cusipata:

  • Cusipata place to have breakfast (semi buffet service) average time 30
  • We will continue our trip for 1 hour until we reach the town of Chillhuani where we will begin our
  • An average time of 1 hour and 30 minutes is the ascent time to the mountain.
  • Once you reach the summit the photography time extends for approximately 25
  • We will begin with the descent walk, an average time of 1 hour until we reach the original starting point, where the tourist transport will be waiting for you, to take us back to the town of Cusipata to have lunch (semi-buffet lunch).
  • After lunch, on a 3-hour trip we will return to the city of Cusco at 5:00 p.m. approximately
  • Meals: Breakfast / Lunch
  • Lowest Elevation: 4,500 m / 14,763 ft
  • Highest Elevation: 5,020 m / 16,466 ft
  • Distance to walk: 11 km / 6.8 miles
  • Approximate walking time: 4 hours (2 hours up; 2 hours down)
  • Level of Difficulty: Challenging
vinicunca rainbow mountain
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