Mountain of Colors – Machu Picchu
Located south of the city of Cusco, just over 100 kilometers and 5200 meters above sea level, is this chain of colorful mountains in different whimsical tones, which is nothing more than a variety of minerals that impress the visitors. Vinicunca Mountain, better known as the mountain of seven colors or simply rainbow. The types of colors it sports are red, purple, green, yellow, pink, and other variations. Take advantage of and also visit the fertile sacred valley of the Incas, perhaps taste the famous “corn with cheese”, continue with the visit to the Inca city of Cusco, appreciate its colonial streets, its archaeological complexes such as: the temple of the sun known as Koricancha, the fortress of Sacsayhuamán, continue this beautiful experience by train towards the citadel of Machu Picchu, a destination longed for by many people, Antara Peru designed this program according to all public.
Lima – Cusco or other means of transport
Day 01.- Flight from Lima to Cusco. Excursion to the city of Cusco.
Our staff will be at the airport, to accompany you to the chosen hotel, on the way to the hotel, brief information about the city, then enjoy coca tea. Brief additional information about the stay and services. In the afternoon, opportunity to appreciate Inca Architecture in all its splendor. We will pass through the hotel to start the visit to the City of Cusco, the Plaza de Armas, the Cathedral, the Temple of the Sun or Qoricancha, typical and Inca streets; continue with the visit to the Archaeological Park of Sacsayhuamán, located in the upper part of the city and ideal for souvenir photos. Later visit to the amphitheater of Qenqo, fortress of Puca Pucara and the “Baños de la Ñusta”: Tambomachay. Return to the hotel in Cusco.
Cusco – Sacred Valley of the Incas – Machu Picchu.
Day 02.- Prepare for this pleasant experience to the Sacred Valley of the Incas.
After breakfast, we will pass through the hotel and start the tour to the Sacred Valley of the Incas. They will begin the day with a beautiful visit to the Pisac artisan market, they will appreciate the local inhabitant who still maintains the Inca commercial system called “barter: commercial exchange of product for product”. Then we continue the tour appreciating the beautiful natural landscapes of the Sacred Valley of the Incas, until we reach the restaurant in Urubamba, after a short rest; We extend the excursion to the Ollantaytambo Archaeological Park, at the end of this pleasant day you will go to the Ollantaytambo train station to take the train that will take you to Aguas Calientes. Upon arrival at the Aguas Calientes station, our representative will be waiting, who will provide you with more detailed information for the excursion to Machu Picchu. Night at the Aguas Calientes hotel. GIVES/…
Machu Picchu – Cusco
Day 03.- Nice opportunity to appreciate Inca Architecture in all its splendor.
Very early you should go to the bus station that will take you to the archaeological site of Machu Picchu. Once you arrive at the citadel, you will begin your Guided Visit to the “Lost City of the Incas“, you will visit incredible terraces, stairways, ceremonial precincts and urban areas. The energy emanating from all over the place. After the visit, you will return by bus to the Pueblito de Aguas Calientes to take the train back to Ollantaytambo and then continue by bus to Cusco. Where our representative will be waiting to take you back to your hotel. Hotel night in Cusco. GIVES…
Cusco – Rainbow Mountain – Cusco
Day 04.- Pleasant experience to visit the Rainbow Mountain.
We will pass through the hotel between 04:00 to 04:30 am and then on board our tourist mobility we will head south of Cusco, towards the Cusipata district, we will appreciate valleys, small lagoons; We will arrive at the town of Paucarpata, a temporary stop to enjoy breakfast. Then continue the trip to Qomer Qocha, where this beautiful experience to the mountain of colors will begin. Hike of 45 minutes to 1 hour at a moderate pace, on the way we will see the change of color of the mountains that surround the road until we reach the viewpoint of the Mountain of colors from where you can appreciate the great mountain range of Vilcanota and its wide variety of colors. After the visit we will begin with the descent to Qomer Qocha to board the return transport to Cusco. Stop in Paucarpata to enjoy lunch. The excursion ends in the city of Cusco around 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Cusco – Lima
Day 05.- Our representative will be present at the hotel agreed time, to accompany you to the airport in the city of Cusco. B /…
- Transfers airport – hotel – airport.
- Breakfast from the 2nd day, at the hotel.
- 03 hotel nights 3 *** + breakfast in Cusco.
- Visit to the City of Cusco, transportation, tickets and guide.
- Visit to the Sacred Valley, transportation, entrance fees, guide and lunch.
- Tourist train tickets ROUND TRIP
- IDA and RETURN bus tickets to Machu Picchu.
- 01 hotel night + breakfast in Machu Picchu.
- Entrance to Machu Picchu.
- Local guide in Machu Pichu.
- Box Lunch in Machu Picchu.
- Return by vehicle from Ollantaytambo and then to the hotel in Cusco.
- Carry a passport.
- Bring thick and waterproof clothing.
- Jacket for the cold.
- Comfortable footwear and / or slippers.
- Sun hat.
- Sunglasses for the sun.
- Small bottle with alcohol, 02 chinstraps and face mask.
- Repellent for Machu Picchu.
- Photographic camera.
- For the train trip to Machu Picchu, only one hand luggage or backpack is allowed, which must weigh a
- maximum of 5Kg / 11Lb and cannot measure more than 57 cm (height, length, width).
Rainbow Mountain does not include:
- Transfer on horseback.
- Walking poles.
- Poncho for rain.
- Additional drinks.
Does not include in the program:
- Individual Supplement Rate.
- Air flights.
- Personal expenses, extra alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and meals not mentioned in the itinerary.End of our services.