Ausangate Trek 5D/4N
The Cordillera Vilcanota is an impressive range of mountains which include ...
We pick you up at your hotel at 04:00 am for your Rainbow Mountain 2 Day Trek and drive for about 3 hours to Alqatari where we have our hot breakfast prepared by our professional chef. We are going to start our high altitude exploration in the morning passing local houses, lush pampas and hundreds of llamas and alpacas.
Our destination to get Pucacocha passes from where we have a spectacular view of Ausangate glacier (the highest peak of Cusco 6,370meters/20,000 feet). After enjoying the glacier and colorful tarns we come down to our campsite and have delicious lunch at our dinning room which is made of stones ans mud. As the sun sets down our staff set up the tent inside our mountain Huts for you to relax and enjoy playing soccer over 4700 meters/15,200feet if you can. while dinner is being prepared by our private cook. This night you are going to observe a memorable night sky full of southern constellations.
Today is the most important day which you have been waiting for. you will enjoy this amazing Rainbow Mountain. We are going to wake you up at 03:30 am with coca tea or coffee delivered to your tent, and have your hot breakfast to fuel you up for your first climb to Warmi Saya pass 5150m (16,8963 feet).then go down to the circle lake and walk along two lakes until to get Vinicunca (Rainbow Mountains).
Once you get to the Rainbow Mountain, you can take all the picture as you can, explore the mountain with your local guide and really enjoy the colorful mountains around you. it truly is a spectacular place. Then you will hike down, it only takes you about two hours and here you will celebrate a successful trip, and enjoy your delicious lunch before getting back to Cusco (3 hours and a half). We will get back to Cusco around 3 pm.
Professional bilingual guide (Spanish – English).
Entrance to Rainbow Mountain.
Horseman and mules to transport equipment, food and personal luggage (only 7 kilos per person).
A cook to prepare all meals.
Meals: 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 1 dinner.
Kitchen equipment: dining tent, kitchen with table and chairs.
The capacity of the tent is for 4 people, but it can be used only for 2 people, to have more space for your luggage.
Therma-rest air mattress.
First aid kit.
Additional horse to ride.
Walking boots (with ankle protectors).
Waterproof jacket / rain poncho.
Warm jacket, hat and gloves.
Comfortable shirts and pants.
Sun protection cream (factor 35 is recommended).
Insect repellent minimum 30% DEET.
Sun hat and sunglasses.
Suggested extra contribution.
Price per person
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Monday to Friday
9AM – 1PM & 3PM – 7:30PM
Saturday 8:30AM – 1PM
San Andres & Quera street 201, Cusco
+51 969 875 999 (Oficina)
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