Vinicunca means "mountain of colors". It is also known as Rainbow Mountain. It is located at 5200 meters above sea level and belongs to the Ausangate mountain in the Vilcanota mountain range, it is the fifth highest mountain in Peru.
Its coloration is natural due to the large amount of sedimentary stones in erosion, what makes it so beautiful and impressive is how these stones are formed to give it the appearance of a rainbow (7 colors).
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Activity itinerary and description:
Meeting point in the hotel lobby.
Our private guide and driver will take us to Pitumarca (Quesiuno) which is located at 4320 masl (3 hours approx.)
Starting point from Qesiuno.
Walk approximately for 2-3 hours. we can hire a horse here (no included)
Arrived at the Vinicunca Mountain which is 5200 meters above sea level.
Free time to take pictures, enjoy the landscape and rest.
Return, we will descend the trek from the mountain towards Quesiuno.
Return to the hotel.
Private touristic transportation.
English speaking private guide.
Meals, snaks, Water.
Horses - We can hire horses at the starting point.