The mountain of colors is one of the new majestic attractions of the Cusco Region, located at 5100 m.s.n.m in front of the snowy Ausangate. It is a magical place with spectacular views and wonderful colors with which you will be impressed.
This adventure starts very early with the pick up from your hotel at 04:00 am, to then start this fantastic trip approximately for 3 hours towards the picturesque town of Pitumarca. This route will take us through impressive landscapes with rivers crystal clear and snowy peaks to the place of Hanchipata where we can enjoy a delicious breakfast, and then continue our journey for 20 more minutes to the place of Pampachiri, here begins our walk approximately for 2 hours and 30 minutes.
The road ascends gradually from 4500 meters above sea level up to 5100 m.s.n.m. During the tour the trail will change little by little and we will be able to appreciate some birds of the area as well as the South American camelids like llamas, alpacas and vicuñas, at the same time you can see small rustic houses of shepherds made of stone and straw, streams which are the product of the melting of the glaciers and the rain, which give life and beauty to this mystical place.
Once at the top we will have a spectacular, magical and unforgettable view to be able to take photos / videos, etc. Then our guide will explain the origin of these beautiful colors of the mountain and the spectacular Ausangate snow.
After a break we start with the descent down the same path to Pampachiri where our mobility will be waiting to take us to the place of Hanchipata, there we will enjoy a varied and tasty buffet lunch specially prepared by our Chefs.We will continue with our return trip to the city of Cusco approximately 3 hours. Arrival time 7:00 pm.
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