Vinicunca or Rainbow Mountain

Vinicunca or Rainbow Mountain

The Vinicunca mountain is a natural attraction in Peru perfect for a walk with friends and family, it is one of the most splendid places present on the road to the Ausangate mountain, a road where you can see sumptuous high mountain panoramas and formidable glaciers. At present, the Rainbow Mountain is visited by more than 1200 people per day just to enjoy the beautiful coloration and the spectacular landscape that surrounds it. This natural wonder is located in Cusco, in the province of Canchis, district of Pitumarca about 5 200 m.a.s.l. What do you expect live one of the experiences you will never forget.

  • Professional Guide
  • Transport
  • Breakfast and Lunch

Category: Cultural, adventure, hike.


    The mountain of 7 Colors, also known as Vinicunca or Winicunca. It is one of the most visited natural places in Peru, our Cusipata Mountain of Colors Tour begins with pick-up from 04:20 am to 5:00 am depending on where your hotel is located in Cusco, once they are all in the vehicle we will go south of the city of Cusco, the trip will be approximately 2 hours to Cusipata, place of our breakfast, then we will continue for another hour of trip in the minivan, where we can observe lamas, alpacas and the local people in the journey. In Phulawasipata it will be the starting point of the hike that is approximately 1 or more hours, depending on the pace of the walk, here you will also have the option to rent a horse if you do not feel well, (remember that Vinicunca mountain is 5,000 meters high). From this point we will have the best view of the mountains and in front we can see the highest mountain in Cusco called Ausangate at 6400 m.a.s.l. , after this we will descend for 01 hour to take the transportation to the lunch point again in Cusipata, to finally head to the city of Cusco where we will arrive approximately between 5:00 to 6:00 pm to Cusco, so we will end our excursion, Hoping you enjoyed it.


    • Professional guide
    • Entrance tickets to Vinicunca.
    • Food (if you have any special diet let them know before starting the trip or during the tour reservation to our company)
    • Round trip tourist transport.
    • First aid kit.


    • Air flights..
    • Rental of horses..
    • Extra drinks such as: Water, beer, coca, etc.
    • Walking sticks


    • Backpack with protective layer.
    • Trekking shoes
    • Water bottle.
    • Camera.
    • Sunglasses, sunscreen, caps or hats.
    • Warm and light clothes.
    • Medications if you are taking them.
    • Rain poncho.