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Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain tour | Cusco 4 days tour

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Physical Level:
Moderate
Highest Altitude:
5200 masl
Recommended Seasson:
all year
Tour Type:
Hiking Tour
Trip Length:
4 days
Group Size:
15 to 19
Price From:
$ 449.00 USD

Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain tour | Cusco 4 days tour


Visit Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain tour With our package Cusco 4 days Tour, is an option of visiting Cusco that offers you Aremika Expeditions, so you can know the most important tourist sites of the city of Cusco.

In order to carry out the Cusco tours, we have staff prepared to be able to assist you in everything you need, and with professional guides with experience.

During the tour you can visit the important archaeological parks of the city of Cusco such as Son, Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Pucapucara, Tambomachay, Pisaq, Ollantaytambo and the most important of all Machu Picchu.


Overview

  • DAY 01: Reception at the Airport / City Tour Cusco.
  • DAY 02: Rainbow Mountain Tour.
  • DAY 03: Tour Machu Picchu.
  • DAY 04: Transfer hotel – Cusco Airport

Trip Details

In order to take our Tour Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain tour 4 days, service please take into account some tour details

  • Physical Rating: Moderate(3/5)
  • Activities: Sightseeing, Short walks, Shopping, Hiking, Cultural, Nature, Mountains
  • Minimum altitude: 2300 m.a.s.l.
  • Maximum altitude: 5200 m.a.s.l.
  • Hotel: hotel according to choice (double or triple rooms).
  • Group size: customized groups and private services.
  • When to travel: All year round, but March to December is recommended.

Highlights

Machu picchu And Rainbow Mountain Tour

Cusco city

Cusco is located in southern Peru, at 3300 meters above sea level, was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and is known as the navel of the World, these are some of the nominations it has received.

Cusco is the most important tourist center of Cusco, it was the capital of Tawantinsuyo in the government of Pachacutec for what made great architectural constructions, among which highlight Machu Picchu, Sacsayhuaman, Pisaq, Ollantaytambo, among many other citadels and sacred enclosures that today are the cultural heritage of Peru.

Cusco not only has archaeological zones but also has natural tourist attractions such as the Rainbow Mountain, Humantay Lake, Salkantay, Ausangate and

Rainbow Mountain of Vinicunca.

The 7-color Mountain of Vinicunca or Winicunca Rainbow mountain is located southeast of the City of Cusco in the Vilcanota The Rainbow Mountain altitude of 5200 meters above sea level, so the walk becomes tedious.

The origin of colors according to expert is of geological origin accumulated over time for the mixture of marine, lake and river elements. This mixture of minerals carried by the waters, humidity and wind have caused the oxidation of the soils giving the tonality of their colors.

Before it was discovered the mountain of colors was covered with ice, and when it melted the colors of this Andean wonder appeared.

Machu Picchu

The archaeological center of Machu Picchu, is located 80 km northeast of Cusco, where the Urubamba or Vilcanota river flows, surrounded by a mountain range.
The Inca Citadel of Machu Picchu is considered a masterpiece of architecture, was declared a Historic Sanctuary in 1981, as a World Heritage Site declared by UNESCO since 1983.
Machu Picchu is part of the 7 wonders of the modern world since July 7, 2007, along with other wonders among the main ones that are part are:

  1. The citadel of Machu Picchu in Cusco, Peru.
  2. Chichen Itza in the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico.
  3. The Colosseum in Rome, Italy.
  4. Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
  5. The Great Wall of China.
  6. Taj Mahal, India.
  7. Petra: the Stone City, Jordan.

Itinerary

Day 1

Reception Airport / City Tour Cusco

Upon arrival at Cusco airport our partners will be waiting for you, in order to pick up you and transfer you to the selected hotel in Cusco.

Depending on the time of the hotel’s Check Inn we can take a short break before the city tour starts.

At the time indicated by our Responsible Guide, we will start the city tour visiting first the Plaza de Armas of Cusco, from here we move through the cobbled streets toward the Qoricancha temple,

We will have a guided visit of the Qoricancha Temple and know the importance of this religious precinct of the Incas that is currently built the Temple of Santo Domingo.

At the end of the visit we will continue in private mobility to the 4 archaeological parks of Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Pucapucara and Tambomachay, we will know the importance that each of them had in the Inca era, Of all the most important is the archaeological park of Sacsayhuaman where the stage of the Inti Raymi takes place.

At the end of the tour we will return to our Hotel in Cusco – Free Night.

Day 2

Rainbow Mountain Tour

At 4:30 am our associates will pass by your hotel to pick you up and board our sightseeing transportation to visit the Rainbow Mountain.

At approximately 5:00 am we will be on our way to the south of Cusco, by the road that takes us to Arequipa, after about 2 hours of travel we will be arriving to our first stop in Cusipata, to be able to have breakfast. After breakfast we will continue to the community of Chillihuayni, where we will prepare to begin our walk.

Along with our guide we will start the walk of approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes to the colored mountain on an uphill path (optional horse-drawn), arriving at the top of the Colored Mountain 5200 meters above sea level, we will take a rewarding break from having managed to reach the summit, From where we can appreciate the beauty of the Vinicunca mountain range, surrounded by mountains and snow capped peaks.

After the visit of about 30 minutes, we will start the way back toward our mobility, to go to the restaurant for lunch and rest before the return to Cusco.

At approximately 3:00 pm we will be returning to Cusco, arrival approx. 5:30 pm

Day 3

Machu Picchu Tour

To finish our Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain Tour, we will visit the most important tourist attraction in Peru.

At 4:00 am we start the tour with the pick-up from your hotel in order to transfer them to the train station of Ollantaytambo, from here we will have a 2-hour journey to Machu Pichu Pueblo.

Upon arrival at Machu Picchu Pueblo our guide will be waiting for us to head toward the bus station so that we can board and climb to the entrance gate of Machu Picchu.

It will be a journey of about 40 minutes of journey along a zigzag path toward the citadel, upon arrival our guide awaits us to start our guided tour of the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu.

We will have a tour of approximately 3 hours, where our guide will explain the most important facts of the citadel, as well as we will be able to take the best souvenir photos.

At the end of the tour we will return to the entrance gate to reboard the bus that transfers us back to Machu Pichu Pueblo.

We will have the afternoon free to take advantage of at lunch and if you give us time to go to the thermal baths and take a relaxing bath.

According to the departure time of our train, 30 minutes before we will be presented at the station to board and travel to Ollantaytambo, where our transfer awaits us to transfer us to the hotel of Cusco.

Day 4

Transfer hotel – Cusco Airport

After breakfast, and depending on your flight departure time, we will transfer you to the airport and depart with a until later.

Note: If your flight departs during the evening hours you can take advantage of the Rainbow Mountain Tour.

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Inclusions

Included

  • Accommodation: 3 nights hotel Cusco, all rooms have private bathroom, cable TV, Wifi, room services, and breakfast. Accommodation is in double, or triple rooms.
  • Income: entrance ticket to Machu Picchu, Entrance Ticket Cusco City tours, Entrance to Colored Mountain, Entry to Salt Mines, Entrance to Humantay Lake, Entrance to Andahuaylillas Temple.
  • Train ticket: Ollantaytambo – Machu Picchu – Ollantaytambo, in Voyague or expeditions service.
  • Professional guide: We have experienced professional guide and service vocation to make Tours Cusco an unforgettable experience.
  • Bus in Machu Picchu: bus up and down.
  • Professional guide: We have experienced professional guide and service vocation to make Tours Cusco an unforgettable experience.
  • Food: Breakfast at the hotel.
  • Tourist transportation: Pick up – airport – airport hotel, and tourist transportation for sightseeing.
  • Transportation Ollantaytambo Cusco: When you return from Machu Picchu you will be transferred back to the hotel of Cusco.
  • First aid kit: First aid kit for any emergency

No Included

  • Food not indicated in the itinerary.
  • Personal expenses of the passenger.
  • Entrance Huaynapicchu or Machu Picchu Mountain US$. 60.00 USD each.
  • Other costs not mentioned
  • Vistadome train ticket or 360° Additional cost US$.45.00 USD per person.

Recomendations

  • Wear lightweight shoes, tennis or walking shoes
  • Bring refreshing drinks for excursions.
  • Rain poncho October, November, January, February, March.
  • Warm clothing for evenings in the months of May, June, July,
  • Long-sleeved shirts and comfortable trousers for hiking.
  • For Colored mountain Routes and Humantay Lake, wear light and thermal clothing and medicines for personal use.
  • Insect Repellent, Solar Protector.
  • Plastic bags to store trash and leave in place.
  • A small backpack to carry your personal items.
  • Light suitcase per person with less than 8 kg for trips to Machu Picchu by train.
  • Keep checks and low denomination coins available, in Peruvian soles.

Package Prices Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain tour | Cusco 4 days tour

Option Details Price
Hotel Standar 3 stars
  • Cusco Hotel: Royal Inca I Hotel, Amaru Colonial Hotel, Casona Real hotel
  • Machu Picchu Hotel: Retama Inn Hotel, Machu Picchu Adventure House
$ 449.00 Book Now
Hotel Superior 3 stars
  • Cusco Hotel: Andean Wings, Wunay Wassi Inn,
  • Machu Picchu Hotel: Hatun Inti Classic, Flower House
$ 469.00 Book Now
Hotel Superior 4 stars
  • Cusco Hotel: Los Portales, San Agustin Plaza, Xima Inn Superior
  • Machu Picchu Hotel: Taypikala hotel
$ 499.00 Book Now
Hotel Superior 4 stars
  • Cusco Hotel: Casa Andina premium,
  • Machu Picchu Hotel: Andean Wing Junior suite
$ 619.00 Book Now
Hotel Deluxe 5 stars
  • Cusco Hotel: Aranwa Cusco Classic
  • Machu Picchu Hotel: El Mapi hotel Superior
$ 679.00 Book Now

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to hike Machu Picchu  and Rainbow Mountain Tour?

to visit Machu Picchu, it is advisable to stay at least 3 days, to avoid any inconvenience, and if you want to visit Rainbow Mountain you can add one more day to visit it.

if you are adventurous and you are used to challenges, you can do both tours in 3 days, but first you must organize your itineraries well, contact us to better advise you.

 

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