Famous Rainbow Mountain Full day Trek:
Rainbow Mountain Trek: If you are already in Cusco, do not miss this oportunity to do this stunning and Famous Rainbow Mountain Peru, this Peru Trek is the perfect chosen, you can organize this trip from Cusco in one day.
This itinerary offers a variety of trekking conditions from the open meadows of the Puna to slopes of boulders and scree. However, most of the walking is on fairly well-defined tracks. Overall, the trekking is straightforward and not very sustained. Around this place all the farmers just survive farming potatoes, and alpacas, resentely the tourism is helping giving a support, now they have 2 incomes one is agriculture and the second is tourism.
After having the connection with the spirit of the mountains, we recommend visit Machu Picchu.
Choose one of our tailored Machu Picchu Tours. All our travel consultants will be ready to your service and prepare your unforgettable experience to Machu Picchu.
Rainbow Moutain Trek Itinerary:
Pick up at 04:30am. The drive takes around 3 hours to get Hanchipacha community where we are going to stop for breakfast; then we will continue driven to Quesiuno community (4,326 m / 14,189 ft.), from here we are going to start with the hike of 3 hours approx. to reach the rainbow mountain, on the way up we will enjoy an amazing landscapes, alpacas, llamas and small villages. After getting the top of the mountain you will be shocked with the beauty of the mountain (5,020 m / 16,466 ft.), here you will have time to explore the area, take pictures and soak in the environment. We will spend approximately 30 to 50 minutes to at the top.
After we will hike downhill to the same point we start the hike, from here 3 more hours driving to get back to your Cusco hotel.