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Rainbow Mountain Full Day

The Rainbow Mountain has become a must-do while visiting in Cusco, even though it is a demanding hike due to the altitude of its location the rewarding of its spectacular colors, landscapes, the Ausangate surroundings, and snow-capped mountain peaks make worth every step of the way. Furthermore, you will have the chance to interact with the locals and more.

Style Trip
Classic Tour
Places to Visit
Tour Length
Daily Departures
Group Size
2 Persons to more
Physical Grade
  • Enjoy a day trip to Rainbow Mountain
  • Experience this amazing hike and spectacular views over the
  • Ausangate and Red Valley
  • See exotic herds od Alpacas in their natural habitat


The Rainbow Mountain in Peru, originally known as Vinicunca, is a breathtaking place located close to the snowy “Apu Ausangate” glacier — this mountain has been considered sacred by local people since ancient times even before the Inca rule, this mountain has been a place of worship and presenting offerings, a tradition that continues alive nowadays.

The start is right after the pick-up from your hotel. As you get closer to the mountain you will be in awe at the precious views of the snow-capped Andes and will give you an immediate understanding of why this has become one of the most visited attractions of Cusco. Check for native animals along the way.

This tour includes a 3-hour guided hike up and down the painted hills of Rainbow Mountain, you will have the opportunity to interact with a native culture that has remained intact throughout history to this days.

What is included in this program:

  • Roundtrip transportation from Cusco
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide in English or Spanish
  • Entrance ticket to the Rainbow Mountain
  • First Aid Kit


  • Horseback riding (available from 90 PEN)
  • Greatuities
  • Travel Insurance


  • You will need to adapt to the altitude at least 2 days before the tour
  • It is recommended to wear hiking shoes and bring a rain jacket, hat, and sunscreen
  • Bring some extra water and snacks
  • Cancellation policy:
  • Cancel up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund

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