Vinicunca – Rainbow Mountain 2D/1N

DAY 1: SCusco/Queyosoni/Anantapata/Surine Qocha | INC: L/D.

Very early in the morning we will start our journey across Valle Sur, along a paved road to Puno; on the way, we will have the opportunity to visit the picturesque Andean community of Checacupe, we will see the colonial stone bridge and the Immaculate Conception Church. We will continue up to Quesoyoni (4376 m.a.s.l.), where we will begin our hike uphill along a beautiful road, we will see alpacas and llamas. After lunch we will continue to climb for 2 hours until we get to Anantapata (5010 m.a.s.l.); from there, we will be able to enjoy the view of Vilcanota chain. Then, we will descend for about one hour until we get to our camp site near Surineqocha lagoon (4795 m).

DAY 2: Surine Qocha/Vinicunca/Queyosoni/Cusco | INC: B/L.

After breakfast, we will start a 1 and a half hour- walk to Vinicunca Mountain (5040 m.a.s.l.), also known as the Rainbow Mountain. On our way, we will appreciate a variety of natural scenes such as plateaus, water streams, valleys, grasslands and snowy mountains; accompanied with camelids, poultry and sheep. Vinicunca mountain is one of the spectacular sites in Vilcanota mountain chain; it has a natural color that changes depending on the weather; when it is cloudy, colors are softer or darker, and they are vivid and brighter when it is very sunny. After a short break, we will begin to descend through the valley of K’airahuire to have lunch, and then go to Quesoyoni for our return to the city of Cusco.

End of our services.

Price Includes:

  • Transfer : Hotel in Cusco – Qesoyoni – Hotel in Cusco.
  • Tour guide
  • Trekking food: 01 breakfast, 02 lunch, 01 dinner
  • Camping equipment: two-person tents, kitchen, kitchenware, dining tent, toilet tent, tables, and benches.
  • Horse and carriers.
  • Sleeping bag
  • Entry ticket
  • First aid kit

Price does not include:

  • Meals not specified on the itinerary.
  • Optional tipping to staff.
  • Expenses such as medical immunizations (if any).
  • Travel insurance.
  • Other expenses of a personal nature (liquor, laundry, and so on.)
  • Hotels
  • Sleeping bag
  • Walking stick

 

NOTE:

*If your clients prefer not to bring their sleeping bag or walking stick we can rent them at an additional cost. Please let us know in advance so we can book these items.

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