From Cusco: Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain Full-Day Tour & Meals
Enjoy a gentle alternative hike through the stunning landscape surrounding Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain. Benefit from hotel pick-up and drop off, leaving you well rested to make the most of a gentle hike through spectacular and colorful scenery.
About this activity
Duration 12 - 14 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Spanish, English, Portuguese
Hotels in the historical center of Cusco
Cancel up to 3 days in advance for a full refund
Select participants, date and language:
Enjoy a gentle hike through the stunning landscape of Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain
Explore the colorful scenery and make the most of fantastic photo opportunities
Benefit from hotel pick-up and drop off
Enjoy a more leisurely hike and experience the stunning Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain with this full-day hiking excursion from Cusco. After being picked up from your hotel in a private minivan, you will set off from Cusco towards Rainbow Mountain. Drive through quaint traditional villages and take in fantastic views of the Andes as you travel.
Once you've arrived at your drop-off location, you will begin your gentle hike through the stunning landscape surrounding Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain. The route is perfect for families or anyone who enjoys hiking, but who wants to avoid a strenuous 6-hour hike!
After around half an hour of walking you will reach Tres Rainbows, where you can enjoy spectacular views over the entire region and of the Ausangate Glacier. Make the most of some free time to explore the area and take some amazing photographs of the colourful mountains. Following an exhilarating day, sit back and relax as you are transferred back to Cusco.
Pick-up from Cusco hotels
Fluent English/ Spanish-speaking guide
Lunch (vegetarian options available)
First aid kit
What’s Not Included
When you get there
Know before you go
• It is recommended that you wear comfortable clothes and shoes, a sun hat, warm clothing (long sleeved shirt and a sweater), a waterproof jacket or raincoat, lip balm and repellent
•The Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain hike is considered moderate in difficulty so it’s highly recommended for you to be in good physical condition
• It's also recommended that you bring snacks and potable water with you
• It is recommended that you bring some local currency with you as there could be some places on site that don't accept credit cards