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Rainbow Mountain 1 Day Trek

Rainbow Mountain 1 Day Trek

Rainbow Mountain 1 Day Trek

from $ 75.00


1-Day Rainbow Mountain,

 Rainbow Mountain 1 Day Trek is one  of the spectacular Andes near from Cusco ,This immersive tour promises a the immense view of the vibrant landscapes, high altitude and color this  trekking, is one of the natural wonder of the enigmatic Rainbow Mountain.

Can do in one day it is a perfect blend of adventure, natural beauty, and cultural exploration, offering a unique and unforgettable experience in the Peruvian Andes, this Mountain is magnific, we recomended  need to be good fisical condition , so have alternative can take the Hourse for 30 minust then can walk line one hrs to the Top of the Mountain.



Summary of Rainbow Mountain in Peru,

  1. Natural Wonder of Rainbow Mountain:  Is Witness the awe-inspiring beauty of Rainbow Mountain, a geological wonder the showcases a vibrant spectrum of colors.
  2. Andean Landscapes: Immerse yourself in the diverse landscapes of the Andes, including high-altitude meadows, rocky terrain, and panoramic of the mountain views.
  3. Cultural Interaction: Encounter local communities during your trek, by accesing insights into their traditions and way of life. This cultural immersion adds depth to your Peruvian highlands experience.
  4. Expert Guided Exploration: Benefit from the expertise of connoisseur guides who share insights into the geological formation of Rainbow Mountain and the surrounding Andean ecosystems.
  5. Panoramic Summit Views: Enjoy Amazing panoramic views from the summit, providing a sense of accomplishment and an opportunity to capture stunning photographs.

Trip Details

Details about Rainbow Mountain Tour,

Starting Altitude: 4,630 m / 15,190 feet
Hight Altitude: 5,100 m /16,732 feet
Tour Type: Hiking, adventutre
Difficulty Level: Moderate
Walking distance & time: 7 km / 4.35 miles; 2 – 3 hours walking
Weather: Hot, Cold temperatura may go bellow cero at nigth


Day 1: Cusco – Cusipata – Llacto – Rainbow – Cusco

Itinerary of Rainbow Mountain in Peru,

Our amazing tour Rainbow Mountain 1 Day ,will begin with pick up from your hotel at 4 a.m. We will begin with a 4-hour drive through the South Valley, on our way to the start of the route at Llacto (4,638m / 15,216 ft).

Along the way, there are breathtaking views of farming Inca terraces, traditional villages, and high Andean peaks. You will enjoy your breakfast with herds of alpacas and llamas to entertain you in the early morning.

After your delicious and healthy breakfast, you will get back in the van for a short  5-minute drive to the start of the trail. Our hike starts by following a lovely stream, with views of the Ausangate Mountain and glaciers.

On the way, you will have the opportunity to interact with the local people, who will show you how they continue to live using traditional methods . You will learn about their clothes and the significance of the different hats worn by the men. You can ask your guide to teach you a few phrases in Quechua, the local language – great for connecting with the locals!

After hiking uphill for about 1.5 hours, we will reach our destination: the epic Rainbow Mountain (5,020m /16,466ft). After admiring the unique beauty of this colorful landscape, you will have time to explore the area. You can take pictures and soak up the incredible scenery.

We will spend approximately 30 minutes at the summit. Afterwards, there is an optional hike across to the Red Valley This extra mini-hike takes about 45 minute to loop back around to the original trail.

When ready, we will hike back down the way we came. The hike down takes 1 hour. Once we arrive, we will enjoy our a well deserved lunch. After lunch, we will begin our 3-hour drive back to Cusco and drop you off at your hotel, arriving around 5:00pm.


  • Pick-up at your hotel the morning of your trek
  • Private transport from Cusco to Llacto trailhead and back to Cusco
  • English-speaking, experienced and professional guide
  • Meals as indicated in the itinerary (optional vegetarian food with prior request)
  • First Aid kit including emergency oxygen bottle

No Included

  • Horses, which can be rented at the trailhead
  • Trekking Poles – $15
  • Tips for the driver, guide


The weather in the 7 Colors Mountain is cold. Temperatures can reach 0℃ at night. During the day, the sun can wear the visitor out. At the top of the summit, the wind runs strong.



What To Bring

Pack List for Rainbow Mountain,

  • Sunscreen.
  • Poncho in case of rain.
  • Cap, hat, gloves, sunglasses.
  • Water bottle.
  • Windbreaker, trekking pants.
  • Ideal shoes for trekking.
  • Snacks, camera, documents, extra money.

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