Rainbow Mountain + Red Valley Full Day
STARTING POINT FOR RAINBOW MOUNTAIN: Pick up from your HOTEL 3:45:00 to 4:00 am. RETURN: Around 5:00 pm. CUSCO
MEALS: Breakfast & buffet lunch.
DESTINATION: raimbow mountain & red valley.
Rainbow mountain or Vinicunca is one of the most breathtaking landscapes found in the Andes of Cusco. Vinincunca becomes more interesting with the red valley that you can visit on the way back.
Enjoy the beautiful landscape as you hike towards the viewpoint of the mountain of colors.
you will see llamas and alpacas with their local owners.
You have enough time to enjoy the views of the rainbow mountain.
We give you the option to return through the spectacular red valley.
Enjoy beautiful red mountains and valleys called The Red Valley.
CUSCO – CUSIPATA – RAINBOW MOUNTAIN – RED VALLEY – CUSCO
We pick you up from your hotel between 3:45 to 4:00 am, after pick up everyone we drive you towards Cusipata town for about 2 hours, once you arrive to the town we provide you breakfast and you can use toilets and stretch your legs. Then we continue one more hour to the trailhead which is Chilliwani where you start the hike up to Rainbow Mountain. Around 8:30 am you start the hike up to the Montaña de colores which is take about 1h/30min to 2 hours in the gradual uphill trail. Once you get there you will have time to listen the explain from guide, take pictures with the Rainbow Mountain with llamas and locals and enough time to enjoy the scenery. Time to get ready to go back to the vehicle that will take you back to Cusco.
YOU HAVE TWO RETURN OPTIONS.
If you like you can return by the same trail that you took to climb to the rainbow mountain or you can do something more interesting is return by the RED VALLEY.
If you want to return by the red valley our guide will come with you, It is a walk of about 1h/30 minutes back to the car but you will have the opportunity to enjoy wonderful landscapes especially if the weather is in your favor.
Once everybody meet at the car stop will return to Cusipata for a lunch and then 2 hours by car to return to Cusco, usually we get back to Cusco around 5:00 p.m.
pick up from your hotel
Round trip transportation
Professional guide (English or Spanish)
Entrance fee for the rainbow mountain.
first aid kit.
We recommended to bring
What Do You Need To Bring/Carry
Snacks like, an apple, cereal bar, sweets and chocolates
Wool hat or beanie
Rain jacket or poncho
camara and extra battery.
Cash in soles to pay the entrance fee for the Red Valley if you Are thinking of doing it (10.00 SOLES)
RENTING RIDING HORSES TO DO THE RAINBOW MOUNTAIN:
Once you reach the starting point of the hike of RAINBOW MOUNTAIN. If you are not able to walk, you can rent horses to ride directly from the local comuneros, if you rent a horse you will have also a horseman.
Price is between 60 to 80 soles.
PRICE: USD 55.00 PER PERSON.