Firstly, this rainbow mountain hike 2 days plus red valley Cusco Peru is better than hiking the traditional Inca trail to Machupicchu, so this Rainbow Mountain Peru Hike is organized with everything included from the beginning to the end, so this Rainbow Mountain Trek Peru is starting from Cusco city with riding car for 3 hours and 45 minutes until the beginning of the trail.
Then, we hike through the bottom of the snowcapped mountain named Ausangate, then arriving at this magic rainbow mountain Vinicunca, which offers outstanding views, then hike through the red valley, and then back to Cusco city, and the most important in this trek is everything included.
Vinicunca Rainbow Mountain & Red Valley Hike 2 Days
Therefore, along with this rainbow mountain hike Peru, we see plenty of llamas, alpacas, and moreover living culture people, who speak Quechua language, and they live in houses made with stone walls, and thatched roof, at this high altitude of Andes mountains on the way to the rainbow mountain, and also some native houses, along the red valley too.
In conclusion, camping throughout the Andes mountains of Peru is the best way to enjoy an amazing silent night and watch the brightest stars during the dry season, and wake up with coca tea in your tent for the second-day hike with your experienced tour guide and professional chef and have an unforgettable experience with us.
For this Rainbow Mountain Trek Peru, we take care of it all from door to door, also the hike is at your own pace, with a personal touch. So enjoy this adventure trip with us, for 2 days in Cusco Peru, through the Andes mountains with the view to the snow-capped mountain, named Ausangate.
Itinerary For Rainbow Mountain Trek Peru For 2 Days
Day One: Rainbow Mountain Hike 2 Days With Ausangate Snowcapped Mountain And Red Valleys
Today, we pick you up at your hotel by 4:am, then we ride our car for 3 hours and 40 minutes to the beginning of the road, afterward, we get some breakfast, then hike the amazing Andes mountain range, and climb the nice pass situated at 5000 masl (16, 404 feet) then enjoy the view to some lagoons, and then see the glacier mountain of Ausangate.
Then, we hike to Anata place for our camping, in campaign tents, and have some Peruvian organic food cooked from our professional chef.
Day Two: Rainbow Mountain Vinicunca Then Red valley And Then Back To Cusco City
Today, we wake you up with coca tea in your sleeping tents, afterward, have some good breakfast, then we hike the Andes mountain arriving at the magic viewpoint for the rainbow mountain named Vinicunca, and after enjoying the views, we keep trekking through the amazing red valley, then at the end of the road lunch, then time to ride our private car back to Cusco city.
So, therefore, this trek is the best, being better than the traditional Inca trail to Machupicchu, since in this trek 2 days you see lagoons and glacier mountain, then alpacas and llamas, also the famous rainbow mountain and the red valley, and then the living culture people along the hike.
The most important in this trek, we try being one of the first groups at the rainbow mountain view than other companies, so you get this famous rainbow mountain named Vinicunca all to yourself.
Price For: Rainbow Mountain Hike 2 Days Plus Red Valley Cusco Peru
- Per person $340 dollars
Included For: Rainbow Mountain Hike 2 Days Plus Red Valley Cusco Peru
- Experienced tour guide
- Oxygen tank for the high altitude problems
- Private transport round trip
- The entrance fees to all the sites to hike
- Organic food along the trek
- Camping tents
- Sleeping mats
Not Included: For Rainbow Mountain Hike 2 Days Plus Red Valley Cusco Peru
- Gratuity for the working team
How to book it
Book Rainbow Mountain Hike 2 Days Plus Red Valley Cusco Peru
For booking this tour, you have to send us some deposit of $30 dollars through our Paypal account and Paypal charge the 7% from any amount of money to send, so that means you need to send us $32 and then the rest of the money in cash, when you arrive in Cusco city and then, you need to send us the following details to our Gmail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- The date of the tour and type of tour
- Number of people
- Address at Cusco city to pick you up for the following tours
- Email and WhatsApp to keep in touch
- Passport copy through WhatsApp to pay the Peruvian tax
Then, we send you an email confirmation of the deposit and the tour.
Note: The US$22 dollars deposit, is per group, for booking this tour, then the rest of the money in Cusco city in cash, it can be in dollars or soles, this is up to you, also please the final payment with good US$ bills, because the broken dollars bills no working in Peru.
This is our Paypal account to send the deposit: email@example.com
Weather For Rainbow Mountain Hike 2 Days Plus Red Valley Cusco Peru
The weather is changeable mainly from October to April is the rainy season then is dry season, but nowadays since the weather is changing, with the global warming anytime can be dry and rainy, so that means, we need to be lucky with the weather sometimes and just in case always bring some rain jacket and any season going to this place is good.
High Altitude For Rainbow Mountain And Red Valley Hike
So hiking this trail is located at high altitude in the Andes mountains, mainly we start from Cusco city at 3300 masl( 10,826ft) then along the route, we arrive up to 5000 masl(16,404ft).
The most important to be okay with the high altitude is just drinking plenty of water, and eat some easy digest food like bland food, and no alcohol no meet, also just in case, we carry some oxygen tank for the route, in case you can be affected by a high altitude problem, and the experienced tour guide will help you with the high altitude sickness.
What Is The Highlight Of The Rainbow Mountain Hike Peru?
We see some lagoons and some remote peasant villages and shepherds of llamas and alpacas, and then living culture people named Quechuas, also the snowcapped mountain of Ausangate, then the famous rainbow mountain Vinicunca, and at the end the red valley.
Tip The Team At The End Rainbow Mountain Trek Peru
Tip the team at the end of the work is a Peruvian tradition, so that means at the end of the hiking, you tip the horseman and the chef also the tour guide and the amount of tip is up to you for each of them.
Also, our workers are having a fair payment, but the tip is a tradition, doing a collection of money is at the end of any hiking places, for the working team tip.
How Difficult Is The Trek To Rainbow Mountain?
It is between hard and gentle, firstly day one is uphill with little gentle parts, but in your own pace hiking you will be fine, then, the day two is uphill with gentle parts and downhill at the end of the trek also is recommended at least 2 days to stay in Cusco city for acclimatization.
Also, bring some hiking stick for the Vinicunca Rainbow Mountain hiking in Peru
About Rainbow Mountain And Red Valley Trek In Peru
This rainbow mountain trekking in Peru is mainly safe and can be hiked in two plans.
Day one hike rainbow mountain Vinicunca then hike also through the famous red valley mountains, firstly this trek start from Cusco city by car until the beginning of the trek for 3 hours, then hike uphill for 2 hours and 45 minutes to the viewpoint, afterward hike to the red valley for 2 hours and 45 minutes to the car place, then back to Cusco for 2 hours and 45 minutes.
2 days trekking to the rainbow mountain, this trek is starting from a different side mountain than day one, which named Qesuno Anata community, then hike through the Andes mountains and camp in campaign tents at the bottom of Ausangate snow-capped mountain.
Day 2, we hike through the viewpoint of rainbow mountain Vinicunca, and then the connection to the red valley mountains, then, hiking the way to the car place, afterward back to Cusco city.