Tour Rainbow Mountain Cusco – Ausangate

TOUR: RAINBOW MOUNTAIN CUSCO – AUSANGATE  (3:30 AM – 18:00 PM).

The Rainbow Mountain tour is one of the best and most beautiful treks in the Andes of Cusco, recommended by National Geographic as one of the best adventures in the highland. This mountain offers a remote landscape experience, immersing you in local culture and unique wildlife only found in these high altitude ecosystems. This mountain was also considered sacred by the Inca people, where you can feel the spirit of  mother earth and renew with positive energy. Visiting this sacred place will be an unforgettable experience in your life. YAS DO IT DON”T THINK MORE!!!

ITINERARY:

CUSCO – RAINBOW MOUNTAIN – CUSCO.

We will pick up you from your hotel in our car at 3:30 am. Then we will drive for about 3 hours until Qesihuno where we will enjoy our delicious breakfast. After this important stop, we will start the hike to the Rainbow Mountain. The distance is approximately 4 km and the road climbs up gradually. The hike starts at 4,500 meter above sea level and rises to 5,100 meter above sea level. The journey will be through a beautiful valley where you will see some houses of local people and hundreds of alpacas and llamas. After a 2 hour hike you will get to the Rainbow Mountain and we will stop in the front of the colorful mountain from where we will have a 360 degree view of the beautiful landscape, including Rainbow Mountain, Red Mountain, Ausangate Peak, and the rock valley. Here our tour guide will explain how and why these mountain are so colorful and the history of the sacred mountain.

After relaxing and filling yourself with all the positive energy from Rainbow Mountain we will hike down to Quesihuno. The hike back is easy. Once we will arrive in Qesihuno we will enjoy our delicious Peruvian lunch (buffet). Then we will go back to Cusco City, where we will arrive around 6:00 pm. End of the tour.

WHAT IS INCLUDED:

  • Tour informations before the trip.
  • Pick up from your hotel.
  • Private transportation.
  • Breakfast and lunch buffet.
  • Entrance ticket.
  • Professional tour guide.
  • First aid kit. (oxygen tank)

WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:

  • Drinks/water.
  • Horse ride.
  • Snacks.
  • Dinner.
  • Tips.

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING / CARRY:

  • Day backpack.
  • Hiking shoes,
  • Warm jacket.
  • Rain jacket or poncho.
  • Sportswear.
  • Sunglasses.
  • Sunscreen.
  • Gloves.
  • Toilet paper.
  • Extra money.
  • 2 liters of water.