Mountain of 7 colors in 1 day
Are you looking for a one day adventure , after your unforgettable trip to Machu Picchu? The mountain of 7 Colors (Vinicunca) is for you. This natural wonder was considered among the 100 places you must visit before dying for the prestigious magazine National Geographic.
The 7 Color Mountain is a spectacular place and is located in the Vilcanota mountain range near the highest mountain in Cusco the apu Ausangate (6384 m) . Its striking natural coloration of ocher, purple and yellowish white reds is due to the presence of stones and minerals sedimented thanks to the erosive action of wind and water.
During your adventure through the Mountain of Colors you will enjoy a typical landscape of the Andes surrounded by streams, streams and mountains, you will also have the opportunity to get up close to the local people dedicated to the care of their llamas and alpacas.
- Departures: Daily
- Duration: all day
- Maximum Height: 5200 msnm Mountain of Colors
- Walking distance: 10km / 3 hours
Cusco - Quesiuno - Mountain of / Colors - Cusco
- 3:30 pick up from your hotey transfer to Quesiuno (3 hours) starting point of the walk.
- Breakfast in Quesiuno
- Start of the Walk to the Mountain of Colors (3 ½ HOURS)
- Return to the starting point and lunch
- Return to Cusco
- Arrival around 7:00 p.m.