Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain Private Tour

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Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain Private Tour

Would you like to visit another colorful mountain with fewer crowds on an off-the-beaten path? The Palcoyo Rainbow Mountain is another paradise on earth, located over 4,000 m.a.s.l. and surrounded by awe-inspiring landscapes and impressive stone forests.

• Visit the Rainbow Mountain Palcoyo, a natural wonder in the south of Cusco.
• Explore a path surrounded by mountains and natural attractions.
• Get to know the local culture of the traditional villages along your journey.
• Travel with a professional tour guide for a singular perspective on the history and cultural significance of Palccoyo.

This trek has a moderate difficulty level, but it is significantly easier than the one at Vinicunca Rainbow Mountain. However, you’ll need to be fully acclimatized before committing to this activity.

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Checacupe, Checacupe, Cusco Region

We’ll pick you up early in the morning from your hotel in Cusco. It will take us about 2.5 hours to get to the Palcoyo Rainbow Mountain from Cusco. 30 minutes before arriving at the starting point of the trek, we’ll have breakfast at a cozy restaurant between the mountains.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain, XP4V+22, Uchullujllo 08230, Peru

Before starting the trek, our guide will give you some useful tips so you can walk safely to the top of the mountain. This hike is less demanding than the hike to the Vinicunca Rainbow Mountain, nonetheless your guide will be checking on you all the way to the top to ensure you get there safely. Once at the top of the mountain, you’ll realize that all that hard work has paid off! Our guides will explain the origin of the mountain and will give you some free time so you can fully appreciate this natural wonder.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Checacupe, Checacupe, Cusco Region

After a whole day full of adventure, now it’s time for a well-deserved lunch. It should take about one hour to hike back to the parking lot. We’ve selected a restaurant where you’ll be able to sample the best of the Peruvian cuisine. Once we’ve finished with all the activities, we’ll return to Cusco. Drop off will be at your accommodation.

Duration: 1 hour

Informacion Adicional
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Service animals allowed"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Regular temperature checks for staff"
"Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"

Start Time: 06:00 AM
Duration: 12 Hours
Start location: Traveler pickup is offered
• We offer pick up services from several locations within the center of Cusco.
• If your accommodation isn’t listed, we’ll find a meeting point near you.
• You will receive a confirmed pick up time upon booking.

Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.


  • Professional tour guide in Spanish, English or Portuguese (Private tour)
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Private transportation
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain

Not Included

  • Meals or drinks not mentioned
  • Gratuities and tips are not included and are left to individual discretion.
  • Horseback ride (optional, approximately 80 soles - 22 US dollars)
  • Breakfast


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