Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain tour (alternative)
Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain tour (alternative)
Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain tour (alternative)
Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain tour (alternative)
Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain tour (alternative)
Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain tour (alternative)
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Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain tour (alternative)

Cusco - Cusco
Trekking, Active

Tres Rainbows or Palccoyo alternative rainbow mountain tour is perfect for a relaxing and complete journey. Instead of the 3-hour roundtrip hike, this leisurely trekking can be done in 50 minutes roundtrip. Be prepared to be amazed by 3 Rainbow Mountains and 360 panoramic views of the Andes! Not to mention the majestic rock forest with huge formations. Book online!

Tour Details

  • Duration10 Hrs
  • Type TripTrekking, Active
  • Group SizePrivate or 6 Max
  • LanguagesEng, Esp, Fr,
  • SeasonYear around
  • DifficultyEasy


Why us

  • We'll be one of the first groups to arrive
  • Reliable tour operator, certified guides, and drivers. Guaranteed Quality!
  • Local buffet Lunch
  • Personalized assistance before, during, and after the trip
  • Explore the hidden spots to take that epic photos.


    Travel Route

    Day 1: Cusco/Early morning at Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain

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    Technical Details

    Starts at:  Cusco
    Ends in: Cusco
    Total Hiking: 50 minutes
    Altitude: 4915 meters (14,745ft)


    Tour Destinations

    Alpaca fields
    Views of the Andes
    3 Rainbow Mountains
    Rock Forest


    Day 1 Cusco/Early morning at Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain


    We’ll begin our day with pick-up from the hotel at 5:00 am. then starts our journey towards the Rainbow Mountain alternative trailhead of Palccoyo, with an altitude of 4900 m asl (16125 ). Located south of Cusco, we’ll drive for approximately 4hrs in private transport.


    Along the way, we see beautiful Andes mountains as well as lush green valleys, and hundreds of alpacas and llamas. If we are lucky we will stop for vicuñas and observe them in their natural free state. When we get to Apacheta, we will have a small breakfast with tea and will begin our hike towards Tres Rainbow Mountain.


    After a 30-minute hike, we will reach the overlook and see the beautiful rainbow mountains. Here we will be able to observe the 360 panoramic views as well as have the opportunity to get closer to the mountains for about an hour making our way back to the transport. (If you wish, we can do an additional 45 min trek where you will appreciate giant rock formations with slightly steep paths) We return to Cusco by 3:00 pm.

    Meals Included: Box Breakfast and Local Buffet Lunch

    What’s included

    • Private Van / Mini Van (2019 - 2022)
    • Emergency Oxygen Tank / Kit First Aid / Car Heating.
    • 1 Breakfast
    • 1 Lunch
    • Extra Equipment (Trekking Poles)
    • Bilingual Guide
    • Pillows / Blankets
    • Tickets & Entrances
    • Tips for our staff (Tipping is the norm on any excursion in South America)
    • Guides Available (French, German, Japanese & more options with additional cost)

    Not suitable for

    • Pregnant women
    • People in wheelchairs

    What to Bring

    • Sunscreen, Sunglasses, Hat & Buff Mask, Lipstick
    • Trek shoes, Windbreaker Jacket, Beanie

    Important information

    Looking for more inspiration? Visit our gallery: Experience Peru. Before taking our Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain tour you should take into count the following information:

    What is the best time to visit Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain?

    The best time to visit Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain is during the dry season, which lasts from May to September. During this time you can expect clear skies and mild temperatures, making it the perfect time for an unforgettable adventure.

    How is the Rainy season in Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain?

    The rainy season in Palccoyo Rainbow Mountain runs from October to April. Its cloudy but epic! see the clouds through the mountains!

    Frequent Questions

    Customize this tour

    This, and all the tours we offer online can always be customized, whether you are looking for upgrade alternatives, large groups, more flexible hours, have a special occasion (honeymoon, engagement), are a content creator, or are simply looking for something more private. We have all the alternatives to personalize your trip. Email us to, leave us a message at +1 949 299 8915

    How To Pay And Book?

    How do you make a reservation?

    1. Choose your departure date from the calendar
    2. Select the number of passengers
    4. Click on the BOOK NOW button
    5. Fill in the information requested on the form
    6. Complete the secure online payment

    What are your payment methods?

    Our online payment methods are PayPal, Stripe (credit card payment), and bank transfers in the U.S. or in Latin America. The options have a use tax of 2% to 4%

    How and when will I receive the reservation confirmation?

    Once the payment is made, we will send you a tour confirmation email. If the travel dates are very close, we will contact you as soon as possible, if they are extended dates we will keep in touch by email or WhatsApp contact 3 to 5 weeks before.

    What happens if my reservation cannot be confirmed?

    99% of the reservations are usually confirmed, however, if there is the availability of hotels, services, or others, we will offer an alternative of dates, lodging, or services. In the event that we are unable to help, full refund policies apply.

    Is it necessary to reconfirm my reservation before the trip?

    No, the confirmation email in your inbox is enough to validate the adventure.

    How do I modify, update, reschedule or cancel my reservation?

    Any modification, cancellation, or update of data must be done by email by mentioning the unique reservation # code generated to

    What happens if a booked service cannot be carried out due to weather conditions or reasons of force majeure?

    In case of force majeure such as natural disasters, bad weather, problems that put your safety at risk, or others, our team will contact you immediately to provide some alternatives.

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    Booking & pricing

    100% money-back guarantee (see our totally flexible Terms & Conditions)

    Best price. Select # travelers w/ preferential discounts

    $ 289.00 /person

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    From 2 pax $159 From 3 pax $99 From 4 pax $74 From 5 pax $74 From 6 pax $59

    Where you will be

    Palccoyo, Cusco, Peru
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