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Full-day Vinicunca Rainbow Mountain Hiking Trip from Cusco

1 Day


Explore this route, and you will likely have this extension to the south all to yourself, encountering few or no other route hikers. Vinicunca, the Mountain of 7 Colors, or Rainbow Mountain, is located in the Southern Region of Cusco. This gratifies even the most demanding travellers and trekkers, endowing unforgettable memories of the raw sites around it. 

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    • Pick up from your hotel at 4:30 am. Head south through the town of Urco to the Cecacupe District (2 hours by bus) and then follow the path to Piturmata. 
    • Continue along the road through small villages until you arrive at the community of Hanchipata ­Quesuno (1 hour and 20 minutes by bus), the ideal starting point to walk the route. See many mountains such as Ausangate, beautiful blue lagoons, and many other natural sites. 
    • Walk to Vinicunca (Rainbow Mountain) for approximately 3 hours. Savour the view for about an hour taking photos of the beautiful scenery before descending the path and returning to the bus. 
    • Return to Cusco.
What's Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Professional Peru tour guide
  • Hotel pickup
  • First aid kit
What's Excluded
  • Snacks
  • Drinks
  • Horse
  • Hotel drop-off
Know before you go
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at the time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available; please notify at the time of booking if required
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • The duration of transfers are approximate; the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
Meeting Point

Pick up options can be selected at check out.


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EUR 28.50
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USD 150 / Person
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