Come with us, Shortcut Trail For Rainbow Mountain with plan Short Road Rainbow Mountain Vinicunca, so now you have the chance to arrive at the rainbow mountain, only in an hour, then enjoy this famous Rainbow Mountain In Cusco Peru, and afterward, we are back to the car place for 30 minutes. Then we will be back to Cusco city on time if you have a flight or if you want to go to some new places in the Cusco region, such as the train station to Ollantaytambo then ride the night train to Machupicchu.
Nowadays the trail for the rainbow mountain Vinicunca is short, for cars and people, so that means, we can leave anytime from Cusco city, also the good news is no limit number of people and no scheduled time to get in and to get out.
Moreover, there are many restaurants along the route, where you can have some breakfast and lunch.
Also, close to the rainbow mountain along the route we see many native animals, like alpacas and llamas, and afterward, when we arrive at the viewpoint, we see the famous rainbow mountain, then part of the red valley, and also the most famous snow-capped mountain named Ausangate.
Rainbow Mountain Trek
This rainbow mountain, named Vinicunca is located in the Cusco region Peru at 5,200 masl ( 17, 060ft), and the most important for this day hike, we have an experienced local tour guide with an oxygen tank for high altitude to help you with altitude problems.
In conclusion, for this nice day short trek for the famous rainbow mountain Viniocunca, we pick you up at your place at Cusco city by 5:00 am, then we ride our private transport for 2 hours through a nice paved road, then we ride through a dirt road for an hour and 40 minutes to the beginning of the trail.
Also along the route, after a 2-hour ride, we start watching some remote villages of the local people, named Queschuas, and afterward, we see many llamas and alpacas, then at the beginning of the trail, we see the famous snow-capped mountain named Ausangate.
Rainbow Mountain Cusco
In the Cusco region, we have the most famous day tour to the rainbow mountain named Vinicunca and the red valley, which is located along the Andes mountains, also close to the famous Ausangate snow-capped mountain.
So, this day tour of the rainbow mountain is mainly organized from Cusco city, and now can be from any places you are at Cusco region, like from the sacred valley of the Incas, and the most import, nowadays we have a road for cars dropping us, close to the rainbow mountain, so that means we can leave anytime you are ready for this day trip.
Also, along the route, we pass through many rural communities, then this rainbow mountain attracts many tourists by many colored streaks and the red river during the rainy season and its farming terraces.
Itinerary For Short Road Rainbow Mountain Vinicunca Peru
Firstly, we pick you up from your hotel by 5:00 am, even earlier, if you will like that, then we ride our private car for 2 hours and 15 minutes, through the main paved road like going to Puno, then we ride through a dirt road, for an hour and 50 minutes until the beginning of the rainbow mountain trek.
We start the trek for an hour with 10 minutes at your pace, arriving at the famous viewpoint, also you can do some extra hikes to the second viewpoint, which takes an extra 10-minute hike.
So, enjoy the amazing views of Rainbow Mountain, like the red valley, and the famous snow capped mountain name Ausangate, and afterward, way back to the car place for 38 minutes downhill, then way back to Cusco city, for another 3 hours and a half with dropping you off at your hotel in Cusco city by 3:20 pm.
Moreover, along the drive and hike close to the rainbow mountain, we see plenty of llamas and alpacas for some photos, also we see at mountainsides, some farm fields nowadays.
About Peru Rainbow Mountain Vinicunca Short Day Trip
Firstly, we ride our transport for 3 hours and a half, from Cusco city until the beginning of the short hike of the rainbow mountain named Vinicunca in Peru, mainly riding through the paved road for 2 hours, then an hour and a half driving through a dirt trail.
Also, we have the option of having some breakfast and lunch, along the driving road, since there are many restaurants, then once we arrive at the beginning of the trail, we hike uphill at our own pace for an hour at your own pace, until the official viewpoint, to enjoy the most outstanding views, like, rainbow mountain, part of the red valley and the snow-capped mountain
So, this trip also is watching some traditional houses and plenty of llamas and alpacas along the driving time and hiking time, then we have some time to take photos, and afterward back to Cusco city with dropping you off at your hotel.
In conclusion, this day trip to the rainbow mountain Vinicunca, through the shortcut, is the most recommended in Cusco Peru, for our travelers from over the world. Moreover, you can pick up your own scheduled time to go for this day trip, so you just let us know, through our WhatsApp or Gmail.
Price For Short Road Rainbow Mountain Vinicunca
Since we are a local company based in Cusco city Peru, we just charge you the taxi or van, then the experienced tour guide
- Taxi US$120 and tour guide US$80
- Van US$160 and tour guide US$80
Note: We do some discounts, you just let us know our Gmail or WhatsApp number on the website
Not Included: For Rainbow Mountain Vinicunca Peru
- The entrance fees, which is 25 soles per person
- Some food, there are restaurants along the main drive road
Bring For Short Road Rainbow Mountain Vinicunca
- Some warm clothes and warm gloves, scarf
- A couple of t-shirts
- Hiking sticks
- Some rain poncho, it is the rainy season
- Snacks and drinking water for yourselves
- Good hiking shoes
How I Book This Short Road To Rainbow Mountain Vinicunca?
For booking this tour, you have to send us, a deposit of $20 dollars through our PayPal account, and PayPal charge 7% from any amount of money to send, and the %7 is charged to you, so that means you need to send us $22 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 WhatsApp number.
- The date of the tour and type of tour
- Number of people
- Address in Cusco city to pick you up for the following tours
- Email to keep in touch
- Passport copy, the profile side to pay the Peruvian tax
Then, we send you an email confirmation of the deposit and the tour.
Note: The $22 dollars deposit, is for any number of people, for booking this tour, then the rest of the money in Cusco city in cash, it can be in dollars or soles, this is up to you and also please the final payment with good US$ bills, because the broken dollars bills no working in Peru.
This is our PayPal account to send the deposit: email@example.com