Ausangate Peru is a Cusquenian company tour Operator in Cusco Peru, Leaders and Specialized on treks around Ausangate Mountain, we have more than 10 years of experience

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RAINBOW MOUNTAIN TOUR

Surprise yourself with a destination like no other: Rainbow MountainVinicunca Mountain offers you a dream-like landscape with the colors of the rainbow all stacked on top of one another for you to see like a multicolor mantle or a reflection of a rainbow on Earth. Vinicunca can be admired all year-round.

  • Destination

  • Departure

    Cusco
  • Departure Time

    4:00 AM
  • Return Time

    Approximately 5:30 PM.
  • Included

    Entrance ticket
    Meals
    Snacks
    Tours Guide
    Transport
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CUSCO | CUSIPATA - MONTAÑA ARCO IRIS - TOUR DE DÍA COMPLETO

You will need to wake up early to enjoy this natural marvel at its best. Between 3:30am and 4:00am we will collect you directly from your hotel to start our ride to Qollasuyu, located to the south of Cusco city. First we will drive for around 1 and a half hours where we will then stop for 20 in the district of Cusipata (3310m.a.s.l.) There we will find a restaurant where we get to enjoy an appetizing breakfast. After this, we will continue our journey for another hour to Fulawasipata (4660m.a.s.l.), where we will speak about the details of our route. From there, at the foot of the sacred mountain Ausangate, we will begin our hike. We start with an approximately 2 hour ascent with our destination being Rainbow Mountain, or Vinicunca Mountain (5200m.a.s.l.). Along the way we get the opportunity to observe diverse South American camelid species like alpacas, llamas and vicunas. When we reach the red hill or colina roja you will have some time to rest, enjoy the impressive landscape and and take photos of Vinicunca mountain that shows us all it's imposing colors: red, pink, turquoise and yellow. At this point it will be time to start the descent back along our return route. We descend for an hour towards level ground and then upwards again to where we started the days hike in Fulawasipata. There our transport will be waiting to take us to the restaurant where we enjoy an energizing lunch. Finally we return back to Cusco city arriving at approximately 4:30pm to 5pm.

What is Included?

Transportation: Cusco – Fulawasipata – Cusco Professional and experienced guide licensed in tourism (English and/or Spanish) Entrance ticket to Rainbow Mountain Meals: 01 breakfast, 01 lunch Snacks

Not Included:

Water Trekking poles Meals: 01 dinner, snacks Waterproof layer for rainy season

Recommendations:

1-liter water bottle Hat, sun block, sunglasses Extra layers for the cold and wind Trekking poles Trekking shoes/boots Snacks (i.e. dried fruit, chocolates, granola bars, nuts, etc.)
TRIP LENGTH: 1 DAY
2020 LAND COST: FROM $100 PER PERSON

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT - Payment per person: $100

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