Product ID: 173313

Rainbow Mountain Full-Day Tour From Cusco with Meals

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Go through a spectacular journey through the "Rainbow Mountain", also know as Vinicunca. Hike by it's painted hills and experiences the beautiful landscape of the Andes and admire snow-capped mountain peaks on this amazing outdoor adventure.
About this activity
Duration 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live guide
Spanish, English, German

Pick-up service

The transport will pick the traveler up at the hotel they are staying in. The hotel must be near the main square in Cusco unless traveler is staying in Ollantaytambo or the sacred valley. In that case special transport can be arranged.
Easy cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy an amazing hike through a breathtaking landscape
  • Marvel at the snow-capped mountain peaks of the Andes
  • Get in touch with locals as you pass by the villages on your journey
  • Stumble across the animals of the Andes
Full description
One of the most picturesque destinations in Peru is the Rainbow Mountain, also known as Vinicunca. To get to this amazing place your journey will have to start very early, around 4:00 AM, as it takes about 2.5 hours to 3 hours to arrive at the site.

Once you arrive, your guide will take you up the trail, but you can also go at your own pace or rent a horse if you wish. The hike upwards will take nearly 4 hours. The mountain itself can only be accessed by foot or horse.

After this incredible trek up the mountain, you will be free to spend some time at the top to admire and take pictures of the surrounding landscape.

Afterward, the descending portion of the hike begins. By 3:00 PM the group tour leaves and heads towards Cusco.
Includes
  • Pick-up at your hotel
  • Entrance Fee to Rainbow Mountain
  • Shared transportation
  • Breakfast and lunch
  • Oxygen bottle
  • First aid kit
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel drop off
  • Renting of horse or hiring a porter to carry you or your personal belongings
  • Tips (optional)

When you get there

Know before you go
• Minimum age of 10 years required
• Please notice that this tour is not recommended for people with asthma, heart problems and high blood pressure (due to high altitude)
• 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