Day trip

Full-Day Hike to Rainbow Mountain

Activity provider: LimaTours

Full-Day Hike to Rainbow Mountain

Activity provider: LimaTours

From US$ 89 per person

Experience incredible views of Vinicunca Mountain, known as Rainbow Mountain for its vibrant colors. Hike to the perfect viewing spots and take in the majestic landscape.

About this activity

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
- Pick-up from hotels located at Cusco Historic Center. - This activity does not include the pick-up from private residences (Airbnb). If you stay in them, please contact us days prior to the start of the tour, in order to coordinate a meeting point for the pick-up.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Hike along awe-inspiring landscapes
  • Witness one of the greatest visual experiences.
  • Discover different varieties of South American camelids
  • Take great photos with an incredible landscape.
Full description
Hike up to one of the most beautiful wonders of nature, the Seven Color Mountain, or Vinicunca, about 100-kilometers southeast of Cusco. Start your hike at Cusipata and get ready to experience the Rainbow Mountain at an altitude of 5,200 meters above sea level. Experience the trek surrounded by beautiful sceneries of the Andes and the majestic Ausangate Mountain, one of the most important mountains of Cusco and considered a sacred entity since the times of the Incas. Once you reach the viewpoint of the multicolored mountain, take in the surroundings from up high. Afterward, begin your descent to Cusipata with photos, memories, and a new appreciation of this incredible landscape.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off from hotels within the Cusco Historic Center
  • Professional bilingual tour guide (English and Spanish)
  • Admission to Vinicunca
  • First aid kit
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Horseback rides
  • Trekking sticks
Not suitable for
  • Children under 10 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with back problems
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
  • People with pre-existing medical conditions
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • Masks are required while indoors
  • All participants who are over 12 years old must present proof of full vaccination
  • In addition to proof of vaccination, all participants who are over 18 years old must present a government-issued photo ID (e.g. driver’s license, passport, etc)

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Cash
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Pickup is available from hotels located at Cusco Historic Center.
  • Rates do not apply for Peruvians or foreign passengers whose stay exceeded 60 days in Peru because sales taxes are not included in the above total and, if applicable, will be collected by the local operator.
  • This activity requires good acclimatization (at least a full 48 hours in Cusco downtown altitude)
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems, for pregnant travelers, for travelers with heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • People over 18 years of age may enter enclosed spaces only if they are fully vaccinated, providing a virtual or printed certificate. This works for bus travel, any indoor activity, restaurants, hotels, trains, and airplanes. Minors should only be asymptomatic
  • Every person must permanently wear a KN95 mask or two masks one on top of the other.
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

Product ID: 245007