Palccoyo Full Day
The Rainbow Mountain of Palccoyo is the first cousin of the famous mountain of the seven colors “Vinicunca” but with better accessibility. Its more than nine thousand natural hectares have a color similar to that of the rainbow which gives it a joyful and mystical atmosphere. In addition, in this tour besides appreciating this geological beauty we will visit other sites that will make this trip an unforgettable experience.
Pick up from your accommodation and departure from Cusco at 07:00 am. bound for the Qollasuyo, ancient road of the Quechuas, an important part of the whole tawantinsuyo (4 regions of the Incas) we will arrive to CHECACUPE, and then reach the town of COMBAPATA.
Then we will take the detour to reach the community of PALCCOYO. Here we will begin the walk of a kilometer and a half, on the way we will observe stone forest, also South American camelids (alpacas, llamas, vicuñas, etc) to reach the mountain of Palccoyo, where we will observe three small colorful mountains, enjoy the place for a period of two hours to take pictures and appreciate nature, around observe the mountain of Ausangate with a height of 6372 meters above sea level.
Finally we will return to the community of PALCCOYO to take our lunch.
- Tourist transportation (round trip).
- 1 Breakfast.
- 1 Lunch.
- Professional guide English / Spanish.
- Entrance fee.
- Foods (Diner).
¿What to Bring?
When preparing your luggage, remember that the rainy season in Cusco is from December to March. Winter, between May and August, is especially cold, so it is recommended to bring.
- Original passport (and International Student Identity Card (ISIC) if you request this option).
- Walking boots.
- Waterproof jacket/rain poncho.
- Fleece jacket for warmth, hat and gloves.
- Polo shirts or t-shirts
- Comfortable pants
- Sun hat
- Sunscreen cream (factor 35 recommended)
- Reusable plastic bottle or metal container for water or camel bags.
- Water (only for the first 4 hours of trekking, then we will give you water beforehand.
- Insect repellent
- Hygiene items
- Personal medications
- Camera and films
- Flashlight with spare batteries (head flashlights are useful)
We are an agency created for women travelers, we will be very happy to assist you and help you in everything you need.
Our vision is for women to travel all over Peru without worrying, we make the places we visit safe and beautiful for every traveler.
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