Rainbow Mountain & Red Valley

Rainbow Mountain and Red Valley

This trek in the Vilcanota Mountain Range, on a route called “The Rainbow Mountain” which is very near of the highest and sacred mountain in southern Peru,  the Ausangate, Not only is the rainbow mountain , now walk inside the mountain range of vinicunca, which comprises the red valley.

  • Daily Departures: From 4:00 a.m. to 7:00 pm approx.
  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch, snacks, drinking water
  • Distance: 15 km
  • Elevation: 5,020 m / 16,466 ft.
  • Weather: Dry / cold
  • Considered: Moderate

Day Hike:

We will pick you up between 04:00 am . – 04:30 hrs. Then drive through the South Valley. around 3 ½ hours to get to Kayrawiri community (4,326 m / 14,189 ft.), here we are going to start with the trekking up of 3 hours approx. long to the rainbow mountain (most of the way is going up). In the way up we are going to be able to enjoy amazing landscapes, alpacas, llamas, Ausangate Mountain, many red mountains and traditional local houses. When we finally reach our trek the Rainbow Mountains (5,020 m / 16,466 ft.), you will have time to explore the area and take pictures. We will spend approximately 30 minutes.

After the amazing view of the landscapes on the top we are going to down to the Red Valley Where you can see large and spectacular red mountains and also many llamas and alpacas and you will be amazed by nature,  that take  2:30 hours approx. (Japura community) where we are going to have lunch. Then you are going to be drive to Cusco, and drop your hotel.

Services Included:

  • Pick up from your hotel.
  • Round trip transportation in our bus.
  • Breakfast.
  • Lunch.
  • Hot drinks.
  • Short Snack.
  • Professional Tour Guide.
  • First Aid kit and Oxygen bottle.
  • Walking stick.

Not Included:

  • Horse for emergencies.
  • Entrance fee.
  • Dinner.
  • Daypack, warm clothes (scarf, sweaters, rainjacket, gloves)
  • Walking boots.
  • Rain poncho
  • Sun hat + sunglasses.
  • Toilet paper and hand sanitizer.
  • Suncream
  • Walking stick

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Number of People You Book With Price per Person in US Dollars
  • 1+ people
  • $ 120 USD per person

To reserve your activity, please send email us at reservas@mamacocaexpeditions.com with the activity you want to do, the date you want to start, and how many people are in your group. We will also need the following information for each traveler:

  •  Full name
  •  Passport number
  •  Date of birth
  •  Nationality
  •  Gender
  •  Food restrictions (if any)

After sending your personal information, the next step is for each person in your group to make a deposit of $50 USD to reserve your Tour. To make your deposit, please pay through our Paypal account by clicking the “Buy Now” button below, or by visiting our Book Now page through the deposit “Free Amount Deposit for Any Tour“. The remaining balance is due in Cusco. You may pay in cash (either in US dollars or Peruvian soles) at your briefing.

Vinicunca & Red Valley

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Red Valley

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