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Vinincunca – rainbow mountain (full day)

Description

The Rainbow Mountain Hike: The adventure starts very early at 04:15 a.m. we will start the hotel pick up and then go to the picturesque town of Pitumarca south of the city of Cusco, where we will make a stop to provide some necessary things to start the tour such as water or energy drinks, snack, cereals, etc.
After this short stop, we will continue our journey where we will observe the multicolored landscapes and crops that mix between the mysterious mountains and snowy mountains, Andean animals such as the llama, alpaca, sheep, vicuñas and the deep valleys. We will arrive at 06:30 am at the picturesque village of Japura (Hanchipata), the starting point of our walk.
After having enjoyed our breakfast we will start our trek for 3 hours aprox. up the mountain until we reach the town of Machuraccay and then ascend to the foothills of Cerro Vinicunca, place of control of access to this mystical place, continuing the walk we will go through a path that little by little will change the landscape between mountains of intense colors and small streams of frozen water that feed and give life to this valley, as we walk we will observe how the colors around us will change due to the climate, we will reach a height of 5033 meters above sea level. Top of the mysterious mountain of 7 colors (Vinicunca).

This will be the point where we will have enough time to be able to take pictures, videos, etc. At the same time it will be the place where we will enjoy our refreshment while our sight delights with the magic that the mountains enclose behind their veil of clouds and snowy peaks, after such an exquisite experience we will undertake the return walk to the town of Japura (Hanchipata), Later we will return to Cusco arriving at around 5:30 p.m.

Itinerary

Includes

  • Professional Tour Guide
  • Private tourist transport service – H1 mini bus
  • Box Lunch
  • Oxygen bottle and first aid kit

NOT INCLUDED:

  • Horses rental (optional)
  • Drinks
  • Tips

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