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Ausangate Trek 5 Days to Rainbow Mountain

Stunning Views of Ausangate Trek 5 Days, Contact with local people

5 Days Multi Day Hike

Ausangate Trek 5 Days to Rainbow Mountain 23 reviews
Ausangate Trek 5 Days to Rainbow Mountain

Ausangate Trek 5 Days to Rainbow Mountain

Stunning Views of Ausangate Trek 5 Days, Contact with local people

5 Days Multi Day Hike

Ausangate Trek 5 Days to Rainbow Mountain 23 reviews
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Ausangate Trek 5 Days

Ausangate Trek 5 Days, we offer you a mystical experience and a true taste of Andean life, as we will pass and find modest communities where the peasant people still speak the Inca language (Quechua), where customs and traditions are still present in these villages and you will also see hundreds of alpacas and llamas.

If you want to make a truly mystical experience with a combination of Peruvian trekking off the beaten path, this will be the right excursion for you.

Ausangate Trek 5 Days
Ausangate Trek 5 Days

The latest and improved super adventure to the Rainbow Mountain and Ausangate Mountain, it is an out-of-the-ordinary experience and adventure that you can do in a mystical and unique way off the beaten path of Peru.

It is specially designed for you to discover the charm of this part of the world – Peru. if you are looking for a trek this is the most beautiful, 5-day Ausangate trek embark on this unique trek that will change your perspective of life

True Connection with Ausangate Trek 5 Days to Rainbow Mountain to the Mother Earth

And you will see this mother earth (Pachamama) with a cleaner heart and you will understand and feel the Ausangate Trek 5 Days to Rainbow Mountain and rainbow mountain trek. SULLPAYKY EXPERIENCES will take you to a unique and unforgettable experience without being able to see many trekkers.

Come without hesitation with us and enjoy one of the top ten recommended hikes in the world and get ready to feel, hear, and experience the rainbows.

Come with us, and hike on one of the Ten Most Recommended Treks in the world, and be prepared to hear the most fantastic stories and local legends from our expert tour guides as you explore the snow-capped mountains

Ausangate Trek 5 Days to Rainbow Mountain

Colorful hills with alpacas and llamas, and dramatic views of color in this part of Cusco


Day 1: Cusco – Ocongate – Tinqui – Upis

Sites to Visit

Start Ausangate Trek 5 Days

We leave Cusco at 05:00 am, in a private bus to the town of Upis Pampa, driving the car we pass through the district of Urcos until we reach the district of Urcos

Were we can visit the local market, once we arrive at Upis Pampa we will have breakfast and begin the incredible adventure and we will arrive at Upis Huramisaya in this place we will have dramatic views

Which includes the incredible snow-capped peak of Ausangate and visiting the local people with their costumes.

Once we arrive at the camp, our lunch will be ready and in the afternoon we will visit the Upis lagoon that consists of 2 hours round trip and enjoy the thermal baths.

  • Walking Distance: 7km/ 4,5 miles.
  • hiking hour: 3 hours roughly.
  • Trailhead Elevation: 4,220 meters / 13,840 feet.
  • Difficulty:
  • Campsite Elevation: 4,320 meters / 14,100 feet.
  • Accommodation: Cabins

Day 2: Upis – Puca Cocha- Ananta

Sites to Visit

We will wake up very early at 5 am approximate with coca tea where we will have a service of 1, basically, we will take you to your tent After that

We will start packing things, have breakfast, and start walking this incredible place until the Abra Arapa is uphill at 4958 m, then we will descend until our lunch, once in the place we will enjoy an incredible lunch prepared by our chef, after enjoying lunch we will continue walking uphill until the 2 pucacocha pass (5000 m)

After enjoying the wonderful views we will start to descend a couple of hours to our camp called ananta where we will rest in that place and of course, we will have a dinner and at night observe and enjoy glaciers, lakes and small rivers.

  • Walking Distance: 14km/ 8,660 miles.
  • hiking hour: 9 hours roughly.
  • Difficulty:
  • Campsite Elevation: 4,420 meters / 15,400 feet.
  • Accommodation: Mountain Huts.

Day 3: Ananta – Rainbow Mountain – Ausangate Cocha

Sites to Visit

The awakening will be at 4:00 am with coca tea. and then have our nutritious breakfast, and then we will start to walk to the beautiful surimi pass, which is 5051 m.

From this place, we will observe the mountain of colors even in the distance.

Then we will go down to a circular lagoon and then we will continue walking until we reach the mountain of colors, where we will enjoy the mountain of colors and its surroundings

We will be approximately at 7 am, then we will continue until the Alkatiri where we will have lunch and dinner will basically be our camp where we will enjoy the incredible colorful mountains

  • Walking Distance: 13km/ 8,345 miles.
  • hiking hour: 7 hours roughly.
  • Difficulty: moderate/Difficult.
  • Campsite Elevation: 4,420 meters / 14,500 feet.
  • Accommodation: Shelter.

Day 4: Ausangate Cocha – Quinsacocha – Jampa

Sites to Visit

After a nutritious breakfast, we will start hiking to one of the highest points of our Ausangate trek 5300m, called Paso Palomani. You will feel like you are in the clouds because this place is the highest around Cusco.

We will appreciate the great canyons and beautiful valleys of the Andes and having good energy we will be able to see condors and also the snow-capped peak of Ausangate where we will appreciate this magical place and for the course make a ceremony to this natural protector apu.

On the way, we will appreciate beautiful views of glaciers, streams, lagoons, red lakes, chinchillas, and alpacas where we will walk up and down to Huchuy Pinaya

After a nutritious lunch we will walk to our Surapampa lunch where in this place you can see many chinchillas since it’s a rocky place

  • Walking Distance: 14 km/ 8,5 miles.
  • hiking hour: 9 hours roughly.
  • Difficulty:
  • Campsite Elevation: 4,620 meters / 15,190 feet.
  • Accommodation: Tents.

Day 5: Jampa – Pacchanta – Cusco

Sites to Visit

End Ausangate Trek 5 Days

Ready for the 5th day, we will start walking uphill for about 3 hours to reach the last pass 4900m.

From this point, we will be able to appreciate the highest glaciers and the Ausangate 7 lakes and then we descend until the Pacchanta lunch where our cook prepares our last supper.

There are some incredible thermal baths in Pacchanta in the middle of the mountain so after walking 5 days I am bathing will be incredible and enjoy a beer then we will start to say goodbye to our staff and return to Cusco and then to the hotel

  • Walking Distance: 12km/ 7,5 miles.
  • hiking hour: 6 hours roughly.
  • Difficulty: moderate/Difficult.


  • Briefing two days before the tour starts.
  • Pick up from your hotel or lodging
  • Private transportation
  • Entrance fees to the tourist sites
  • First breakfast on the way
  • English speaking tour guide.
  • A professional chef who will prepare delicious food.
  • Men on horseback and their assistants.
  • Horses to carry all the trekking equipment such as, tents, food, gas, your bags, etc.
  • An emergency horse in case you get tired or want to try to ride.
  • Tent designed for 4 people, but used only for 2, for more space and comfort.
  • 02 breakfasts, 02 lunches, 02 dinners.
  • Kitchen tent, dining tent, table, chairs.
  • Boiled water is provided in the morning, at lunch, tea and dinner time.
  • Additional hot water for washing proposed every meal time.
  • First aid kit including emergency oxygen bottle.
  • Visit to the traditional houses of the Ccasccara camp.
  • Foam mat
  • Vegetarian/special diet options available.
  • 8 kl (16 pounds) of your stuff included in the price so we provide you with a duffel bag the night before your departure.

No Included

  • Water the first day, only half a day
  • Energy snacks that can be very useful, such as chocolate and granola bars and nuts.


  • If you live at an altitude of more than 1000 meters, we recommend that you stay in Cusco for at least 2 to 3 days to acclimatize before taking this tour.
  • For the best acclimatization, you should take short walks around the city of Cusco on your own, or you can also hire a short tour such as the City Tour, the Sacred Valley, the salt mines of Maras – Moray or Machu Picchu full day (separate reservation).
  • In case you have difficulties making the hike you can hire an additional horse for US $ 12.00 per day.

What To Bring

  • A backpack with a change of clothes.
  • Rain gear (jacket and pants if available) or rain poncho.
  • Sturdy footwear, waterproof trekking boots recommended
  • Sandals or sneakers for comfort during the camping trip
  • Warm clothing, a down jacket is especially recommended for this trek, as it is at high altitude and temperatures can easily drop below freezing in the afternoon and at night.
  • Flashlight/headlamp and batteries
  • Camera and extra batteries (batteries are consumed more quickly in cold conditions)
  • Hat or cap to protect you from the sun, rain and cold
  • Sunscreen
  • After-sun cream or moisturizing cream for face and body
  • Tissues
  • Toilet paper
  • Snacks: cookies, energy bars, chocolate, raw fruits.
  • Water container and water for the first morning.
  • Optionally: water sterilizing tablets in case water is collected from streams or rivers along the route.
  • Otherwise, we provide filtered boiled water, which is safe to drink and has not reported any health problems so far.
  • Small towel
  • Bathing suit (if you wish to take a dip in the hot springs along the route)
  • Cash in soles and/or dollars
  • Copy of original passport
  • Optional: walking sticks or poles


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Frequently Asked Questions: Ausangate Trek 5 Days to Rainbow Mountain

Frequently asked questions about Ausangate Trek 5 Days

How high is Ausangate mountain?

Ausangate mountain is the fifth highest mountain in Peru, its maximum altitude is 6385 meters above sea level. It is located about 100 kilometers southeast of the city of Cusco.

Where to eat near Ausangate Mountain?

The travel agency will take care of the most adequate food, both in quality and quantity, it is also advisable to bring snacks and drinks for the tour.

What is the weather like on the Ausangate Trek 5 Days ?

The predominant climate of the Ausangate Trek 5 Days is predominantly cold, at night temperatures can reach below 5°C, during the day it can be up to 20°C, it also has cold winds during parts of the day. The area also experiences rain and snowfall.

When is the best time to do the Ausangate Trek 5 Days?

It is recommended to visit Ausangate during the dry season, between April and November, because during the rainy season and due to its high altitude, some parts of the trail can be covered with snow, making the hike more difficult.

Is it possible to hike Ausangate Trek 5 Days with children?

Generally, it is possible to hike with children from the age of 9 years old because the trail is not complicated. If you are traveling with older people, it is necessary to write to our email to take the necessary precautions.

How difficult is the Ausangate Trek 5 Days?

It has a medium difficulty. It is suitable for all those who have a regular physical condition but we must always be careful with the altitude to foresee the food or take pills for the altitude.

What are the 7 lakes of Ausangate?

The name of the 7 lagoons is: Laguna Puka Cocha, Laguna Pata Cocha, Laguna Alka Cocha, Laguna Ccomer Cocha, Laguna Orco Otorongo, Laguna China Otorongo, Laguna Azul Cocha.

Where are Ausangate Trek 5 Days?

Ausangate (Awsanqati in Quechua) is the fifth highest mountain in Peru, its maximum altitude is 6,385 meters above sea level. It is located about 100 kilometers southeast of the city of Cusco.

Travel Guide Ausangate Trek 5 Days to Rainbow Mountain

How is the Ausangate Trek 5 Days

It is a round trip of about 55Km that is usually done in 4 or 5 days. Along the hike, you will find lakes of all colors, glaciers, wild llamas, and snowy peaks, including the impressive Ausangate, the highest mountain in Cusco at 6384 meters above sea level. It is one of the best mountain experiences I have ever had in my life, I think the pictures speak for themselves.

View Machu Picchu Availability

The best time to do the Ausangate trek is from May to September when the weather is sunnier. Even with good weather conditions, it is scratchy, we are talking about a route that runs at all times above 4200 meters above sea level and often over 5000 meters above sea level.

Why Sullpayky Experiences!

In SULLPAYKY EXPERIENCES we are not only a Travel Agency, we are a 100% Quechua family with more than 15 years of experience in the world of tourism. Our mission is to offer an unforgettable experience that will mark your life, based on Inca values: honesty, love and respect. For this reason, we offer a different kind of tourism, in which our priority is to give you more than a fun trip, a trip of reunion with yourself, to know your essence through the most sacred thing we have, our land, the Pachamama.

We are specialists in creating a personalized experience, so we have more than 28 tours that can be modified according to your needs (from the classic Inca Trail to innovative and alternative tours such as Moonstone) because there are many ways to know Machu Picchu, however, we are convinced that there is only one right for each client. . We also offer tours for clients with special needs.

We offer personalized assistance 24 hours a day, before and during your trip. When you contact us, you will be attended by our Peru travel experts, who will be happy to assist you and help you as soon as possible, answering your questions and providing you with information, as well as recommendations to prepare you physically and mentally for the experience you will live.

All our staff is 100% Quechua and is in constant training to always offer the best possible service. Our guides are Quechua mystics who will provide you with a unique experience. They also have basic training in photography and are equipped with a semi-professional camera to document your entire trip so you don’t have to worry about anything except enjoying every moment. Our cooks have chef training and will be informed of any dietary restrictions (such as allergies).

SULLPAYKY EXPERIENCES is a local travel agency and tour operator authorized by the institutions that govern tourism regulations in Peru. That is why we have the necessary licenses and permits to operate within our country.
We also emphasize that we are against the exploitation of the Pachamama (earth) and our wayki (brothers), so we offer a totally ecological tourism and well paid for all our workers, as we seek to be the difference in everything.

We know you will be happy with our service, as evidenced by the hundreds of testimonials from our traveler clients from all over the world. See the recommendations and memories of travel experiences in various social networks such as TripAdvisor, which will explain why you should choose SULLPAYKY EXPERIENCES for your next vacation in our country.

About our growth process
Continuous improvement is one of our commitments. One of our principles is that the work of each area is important to achieve the best final product. Therefore, throughout our history we have developed several projects with different areas, which have given us the following results:

We have completed the policy of our Integrated Management System as a sign of the guarantee of our organization.

Continuous training to tour guides, cooks, porters, drivers, people in charge of different areas such as Sales, Reservations, Operations, Administration, etc., in customer service, quality of service to tourists, knowledge of the route, and other topics concerning the tourism industry in Peru. Due to our progress in these areas, we have received the CALTUR 2021 Certification from the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism.

About SULLPAYKY EXPERIENCES Licenses and Authorizations
SULLPAYKY EXPERIENCES – Travel Agency and Tour Operator, complies with all the requirements and licenses necessary to operate and offer various services in the field of tourism throughout the Peruvian territory. The institutions mentioned below are in charge of regulating the tourism industry in Peru and we are subscribed to them:

We are authorized by DIRCETUR (Regional Directorate of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Cusco), a government agency that promotes competition, sustainability, and diversification of Peruvian exportable products, tourism, and handicrafts.

We are subscribed to PROMPERU (Commission for the Promotion of Peru for Exports and Tourism), an institution belonging to the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism of our country.


We are also subscribed to SERNANP, in order to operate in the Inca Trail Network. The National Service of Natural Areas Protected by the State, which is a specialized technical public agency of the Peruvian government, under the Ministry of Environment of Peru, is in charge of directing and establishing the technical and administrative criteria for the conservation of the Natural Protected Areas of Peru.


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