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Rainbow Mountain - 2Days Tour (Vinicunca)

CUSCO
USD: 240
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Additional Info
  • Price: USD: 240
  • Location: CUSCO
  • Duration: 2 DAYS
  • Tour Type: ADVENTURE
  • Difficulty: MODERATELY
  • Open Date: ALL YEAR
  • Starting Point: CUSCO
  • Departures: EVERY DAY
Vinicunca Rainbow Mountain - 2 Days
⇒  Trek Description..

We have designed this walking so that it can be done as an excursion 1,2 and 3 days.  This Mountain since Inca times has been a place of worship and offerings to the gods hidden. Today nothing has changed local people continues to cultivate this tradition and continues believing that mountains are gods. However it is hard not to be struck by the beauty that nature gives us ..
On this walk you will see native peoples coexist harmoniously with herds of llamas and alpacas, eventually you will see with astonishment the wonderful Ausangate (6,385 m / 20,945 ft), highly recommended for adventurers who love the mountains.

⇒  Trekking Sumary
  • - Day 1: Cusco – Urcos – Quesiuno – Llamachimpana.:
  • - Day 2: Llamachimpana – Vinicunca – Quesiuno – Cusco.:

Viticunca Magical Colors

 

⇒  Trekking Itinerary

Day 1: Cusco – Urcos – Quesiuno – Llamachimpana.
We will pick you up early from your Cusco hotel and set out on a drive through the South Valley. The drive to the trailhead at Quesiuno (4,326 m / 14,189 ft) is 3 hours long. Once we reach the Inkintuyoc bridge, our chef will cook us an amazing breakfast.
After breakfast, we will load all the gear on the horses and begin our hike uphill. Following a lovely stream, you will be immediately surprised by the literally herds of alpacas and llamas. We will have consistent views of the Ausangate Mountain. We will hike through villages and interact with the local residents. We have the opportunity to see chinchillas and vicunas. Vicunas are the only non-domesticated animal of the llama family in Peru.
After at hike of 3 to 4 hours, we will reach our camp Ccayrabiri, near the village of Llamachimpana. Our chef will make us a fantastic lunch when we arrive. After lunch (time permitting), we will go to the village and have the chance to interact with the residents. They will tell us about their local customs and love to share their history with trekkers. They will tell us about the fields of potatoes that surround the area.
We then return to camp where we will have happy hour and dinner. When night falls, we will have a serene night´s sleep under the stars.

Included *lunch And dinner .

Day 2: Llamachimpana – Vinicunca – Quesiuno – Cusco
We wake up to a cup of hot coca tea and the gorgeous sunrise. Our chef will prepare an amazing breakfast to start the day. Our destination today is the Rainbow Mountain. This is a two hour uphill hike.
On the way up, we will have consistent views of stunning red mountains, the Ausangate glacier and Surine Mountain.
Finally, we reach our destination, what we came to see….the Rainbow Mountains (5,020 m / 16,466 ft). After getting over the shock of their beauty, we will have time to explore the area. We will have time to take pictures and soak in the environment. We will spend approximately 30 minutes at the top.
At this point, it is time to go back down. We hike downhill the way we came. The hike will take 4 to 5 hours. Our chef will be waiting for us at the bottom with a hearty lunch.
Following lunch, we will embark on the 3 hour drive back to Cusco and drop you off at your Cusco hotel. 

Included *breakfast

Finally, we have transfer from the train station to the hotel.

 

 

 

INCLUSIONS AND OPTIONS
Trek Inclusions..

⇒ Bilingual English speaking tour guide (additional tour guide for groups of nine people or more)
⇒ Pre-Departure Briefing at your hotel 1 or 2 days before your trek.
⇒ Pick up from your hotel and transportation to Quesiuno and return transportation with hotel drop off
⇒ Four-person tent for every 2 people.
⇒ Inflatable Mattress and pillow
⇒ Kitchen tent
⇒ Dining tent with tables and chairs
⇒ Toilet tent and portable toilet
⇒ Professional Chef and assistant chef
⇒ Wranglers and horses to carry all the equipment (food, tents, chairs, table, etc)
⇒ Horse to transport 8 kg of your personal gear
⇒ Duffle bag for your personal gear
⇒ Two breakfasts, two lunches and one dinner
⇒ Hot water for washing
⇒ Boiled and cold water to fill the water bottles.
⇒ Emergency oxygen bottle and medical kit. 

 

*   Services Not Included:

⇒ Sleeping bag – you can rent one from us
⇒ Trekking poles – you can rent them from us
⇒ Tips for the crew (guide, chef, wranglers)
⇒ Travel /Health / Emergency insurance

 

*   Option Services:
1- Additional Horse service : USD 50.00 (per load)
2- One day- Machu  Picchu  Tour : USD 300.00 + view details
3- Single tent supplement : USD 15.00
4- Sleeping bag : USD 10.00 (per unit / 2 nights)
5- Walking pole : USD 10.00 (per unit / 2 days)
6- Vegetarian Meals  (Optional Free)
 

  (1) About of the aditional Horse:
-   Aditional Horses  can be hired to help carry your personal items such as clothes, sleeping bag etc. They can be hired for $100 for all 2 days and will carry up to a maximum of 25kg (usually 1 horse between 2 persons is more than sufficient). You can hire the services of a half a horse to carry up to 12kg for US$50. However, even with a personal horse, you will still need to bring a day small pack for essential items.

   (2) About Full Day Machu Picchu:
-   You can make an extension and visit Machu Picchu with all services included

 

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   (3) About Sleeping Bag:
-  Sleeping bag hire . If you haven't got a sleeping bag or you don't want the hassle of bringing one all the way to Peru with you then we have sleeping bags in our office for rent. The price is US$5 per person per day.

  (4) About Vegetarian Meals:
-  Vegetarian Meals. We can provide vegetarian meals or cater for special diets with no extra cost. Just let us know at least 2 days prior to trek departure.

⇒  Other Information:
(*) Luggage storage. When you go on the trek it is best to leave any luggage that you are not going to need behind in Cusco. Nearly all the hotels in Cusco provide a secure luggage deposit. Put any valuables in their safe. Very rarely do hotels charge for this service especially if you are returning to the same hotel after the trek. If there are any problems with your hotel we can arrange to store your luggage at our office.
 

RATES -  20% DISCOUNT
⇒  Rates 2017 (20% Discount)..

Our prices are really competitive and above all guaranteed by the vast experience we have in the local tourism sector. Furthermore there are no hidden charges beyond the services included.  

 

 

⇒  Discounted Price 20% only  for bookings before September 30, 2017

Viticunca Rainbow  Trek 02 Days Price per person  USD $
For Adul People USD$ 280
For Student People USD$ 240

 

 

⇒  VINICUNCA TREK FACTS

First Day..
⇒ Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner + snacks
⇒ Lowest Elevation: 4,326 m / 14,189 ft
⇒ Highest Elevation: 4,598 m / 15,082 ft
⇒ Distance to walk: 4 km / 2 ½ miles
⇒ Approximate walking time: 3 to 4 hours
⇒ Level of Difficulty: Moderate

Second Day...
⇒ Meals: Breakfast/Lunch + snacks
⇒ Lowest Elevation: 4,326 m / 14,189 ft
⇒ Highest Elevation: 5,020 m / 16,466 ft
⇒ Distance to walk: Uphill: 3.5 km / 2 miles; Downhill 7 km / 4 ½ miles
⇒ Approximate walking time: 2 hours up; 4 to 5 hours down
⇒ Level of Difficulty: Moderate

Booking and Payment in Advance
⇒  Steps to Make a Booking..

If you do want to confirm your reservation, please do the  following  Five simple Steps to Book Online...

»  Step One:

⇒  All reservations must be made well in advance (1 and 2 week) is recommended. Only if you will book to Machu Picchu Tour.. Earlier is better due to restrictions on the numbers of the tourists permitted on the Machu Picchu. Especially during the months June, July and August  (2 and 3 months is recommended)

 
»  Step Two:

⇒ To process your Booking the following information is needed: .... Your personal data is used only for government permits.
 

.....Please cut and paste the following section into your email to us and just fill in any missing blanks:

Dear: All Trek Tour Operator(A.T & Jungle SAC) :
We would like to make the following tour reservation:
Viticunca Rainbow Trek  ( 02 Days)   Code - A21

 1. Confirm your preferred departure dates:.............

    ⇒Date that we would like to start the trek: ..........................................
    ⇒Our arrival date in Cusco is: ............................................................
    ⇒We require a free transfer from the airport to our hotel: Yes/No
    ⇒Our flight arrival details are (only required for persons wanting an airport transfer):Yes/No
    ⇒We will be staying at the following hotel in Cusco: ............................
    ⇒Do you wish that we recommend you a hotel: Yes/No

» Details of our group:

Person 01:

    Name: .........................................................................................................
    Nationality and Age:................................................................................
    Passport Number: .....................................................................................
       
Person 02:

    Name: .........................................................................................................
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    Do you have student card (ISIC): Yes/No
  
Any other information:..........................................................................

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»  Step Three:

⇒ You will be sent an email informing you about enabling permissions (within 24 hrs)
 
»  Step Four:

⇒ After, we will require a  trek deposit of US$150 per person payable within one day, (only) if you received our confirmation booking).
 
»  Step Five:

⇒ Now sit back and relax. An email will be sent to you immediately confirming your tour booking.
 
⇒  Payment Details Information

we have several options for you to make your prepayment:

» Method 1. Payment by Western Union
» Method 2. Payment online (only Visa card)
» Method 3. Bank transfer   
 
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» Further details of how to send the deposit are included with our trek booking confirmation email. The remaining balance is to be paid in our office at least two days prior to your trek departure date. Payment can be made in cash US$, local currency (Peruvian Soles), American Express (6%) or by VISA (5% surcharge - VISA's cost not ours)

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