The Seven Colors Mountain of Vinicunca, located in the community of Pitumarca, is behind the snowy Ausangate, which forms part of the Vilcanota mountain range in Cusco. The appeal of this mountain is due to its striking natural coloration formed by stones and sedimentary minerals, landscape accompanied by a radiant sun that make this adventure an unforgettable experience.
Duration: Full day
Time: Approximately 12 Hours
Check Out Time: 04:30 to 05:00 AM
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We will start the trekking from your hotel in Cusco between 03:00 AM, to go to Mountain 7 Colors or Rainbow Mountain, located in Vinicunca, province of Quipicanchis, Cusco.
The Vinicunca mountains belonging to the Cordillera del Vilcanota have as main attraction their natural coloration formed by striking colors that makes it unique in the world, this coloration is due to the presence of sedimentary stones in erosion. The height of the mountain is approximately 5,000 meters above sea level so you must be in perfect condition to be able to withstand the height and degree of difficulty of the walk, for that it is advisable to be at least 2 days before acclimatizing and at the same time enjoying others Places in Cusco, to be ready and of course well rested for this exceptional tour.
We will go by bus to the village of Chillca, where we will start the hike, not without first enjoying an energetic breakfast, it will take us approximately 4 hours to reach the mountain where along the way we will be accompanied by a beautiful landscape, native birds of the area And South American camelids from these areas. At the top of the mountain you can take pictures and remember this unique experience.
Bear in mind that the villagers rent horses to help you on your journey to the mountain of 7 colors.
Back to Chillca we will enjoy lunch and in the afternoon we will return to Cusco.