Stunning Rainbow Mountain & Red Valley 1 Day
The Rainbow Mountain and Red Valley Peru is stunning and a bucket list destination for many. Rainbow Mountain and Red Valley is a natural geological formation near Ausangate Mountain that is fast attracting large numbers of visitors. It’s now the second most visited site in Cusco after Machu Picchu.
Locations Visited: Rainbow Mountain and Red Valley.
Trip Style: Tours, Culture, Adventure.
Length: Full Day.
Group: 2 pax min.
For this amazing Rainbow mountain and red valley tour a representative from the company will pick up from your hotel at 5:00 a.m. Then in our private transportation you will be transferred to south Cusco route for 1 hour and a half and through many colorful colonial cities before reaching the district of Cusipata, where it´s time to have breakfast and get energy for this amazing walk.
The start of the rainbow mountain & red valley tour is 1 hour Approx. away, called Chilliwani 15 160 ft (hike point). This is the place to warm up for our physical activity for the day. Finally, with each step closer to the top, the mountains become aesthetically perfect. The natural magic of this hidden treasure exposes its treasures in full bloom, the ancient and traditional local people, the llamas, the alpacas, the wild vicunas; allow you entry to their secret world. The condors surround their beauty and complement other birds of the highlands. The hours of our ascent our reward is waiting for attention, the top of VINICUNCA is at 5100 m – 16700 ft. Stunning views of the Vilcanota mountain range. Also we´ll see the highest Mountain in Cusco Region Ausangate 6 375 m/ 20,900 ft. on the Top you will have enough time to recover while enjoying your snack, taking photos and breathing the fresh air of the Andes.
After that beautiful moment we back down to have our deserved lunch, finally we return to Cusco at 6:00 p.m. approximately.
Note: This itinerary is subject to change without prior notice according to weather conditions, strikes, roadblocks, or other events which are beyond our control. We will always do our best to follow the itinerary as closely as possible.
✔ Briefing the night before.
✔ Pick up from your hotel in cusco
✔ Private Round Trip Transportation.
✔ Food 1B/1L. Vegetarian option not extra charge ( Mention at the booking time )
✔ English/Spanish speaking guide for the entire trip
✔ Entrances Fee to the rainbow mountain
✔ Entrance Fee to Red Valley
✔ First-Aid Kit
✘ gratitues for the crew
✘ extra horse
WHAT YOU NEED TO TAKE:
❗Day Pack or an appropriate pack to carry your personal belongings!
❗Clothes (Warm,Winter Jacket,Rain Pants,Hiking Boots, and Gloves)
❗Re-usable plastic or metal water container
❗Snack ( Cookies,Dry Fruits,Coca Candies,Chocolate,Energy Drinks and Bars )
❗Toiletries ( Toilet Paper)
❗1 rain jacket “even if we are in dry season”
❗Extra money for souvenirs, drinks.
PERU CULTURAL CONNECTION requires at least 2 people for this tour, but you can leave any day you would like. The departure is 100% guaranteed once booked.
The price is based on the group size. If you are with a larger group, please contact us for a discounted rate.
NOTE: PERU CULTURAL CONNECTION will never pass you onto another operator or share service with other companies as most agencies do here.