Treks to the Rainbow Mountain (5,200 m). This track gives you the opportunity to visit typical sites of the Andes with a spectacular panoramic view of nature. Of Apu Ausengate you may enjoy snow covered mountain tops. The Rainbow Mountain, which is a natural erosive formation that was formed millions of years ago, meets with the Vilcanota chain (Andes, above 5,200 m) with its flocks of lamas, alpacas, and sheep passing by. You may also enjoy the jungle wildlife with its wild vicunias, the Andean Garza, Condor, fox, vizcachas etc. And the typical jungle flora, if only the gramínea of the Andes (ichu) and several medicinal plants.
We will leave very early from Cusco by private transport until we arrive in the Valley of Chillca. Accompanied by our profesional guide, we are starting out track with an ascensión to the Rainbow Mountain. We enjoy its natural paths/ passages, geological formations of the Vilcanota chain (Andes) and a chain of naturally colored mountains. The Cordillera of the Andes are formed by frictios of tectonic plates that give / have caused a natural erosion since millions of years. When we arrive at the highest point, we will be able to see the natural formation of colors and the entire red valley of mountains. There, we will return to have lunch prepared by our chef cook, and return to Cusco by private transport.
Walking sticks can be rented for USD 25.-A horse can be contracted on site for USD 45
Your are advised to bring
Prices and discounts
A mínimum group size would be 2 persons. The bigger the group, the lower our cost per person: please, find our prices and discounts below!