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Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain 7 Day

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Itinerary at a Glance of Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain tour

Day 1: Transfer to hotel and City tour (optional).

Upon your arrival at Cusco airport, transfer to the hotel and free time to acclimatize to the altitude.

At 13:00 hours city tour, visiting sights such as the Cathedral, the Temple of the Sun (Qorikancha), Sacsayhuaman, Qenqo, Puka Pukara and Tambomachay.

Day 2: Sacred Valley of the Incas and trip to Aguas Calientes

Full day excursion to the Sacred Valley, visiting places like Pisac, Ollantaytambo and lunch in Urubamba. Travel by train to Aguas Calientes.

Day 3: Visit Machu Picchu and return to Cusco.

Early in the morning travel by bus to Machu Picchu and guided visit of Machu Picchu.

Return to the village for lunch, not included, and return trip to Cusco at the end of the day.

Day 4: Rainbow Mountain Tour.

Morning departure from Cusco towards the Colored Mountains. Breakfast at a local restaurant in Cusipata.

2 hour hike to the Colorful Mountain and time to take pictures of the incredible views. Descend to Cusipata for lunch and return trip to Cusco.

Day 5: Salt Mine at Maras and Moray tour.

Visit to the ancient terraced salt pans of Maras de Salineiras and the archaeological complex of Moray, which served as an Inca agricultural laboratory.

Day 6: Humantay Lagoon Tour.

Morning departure from Cusco to Mollepata for breakfast and then continue to Soraypampa.

2 hour hike to the Humantay Lagoon and time to take pictures of the incredible views. Return to Mollepata for lunch and the return trip to Cusco.

Day 7: Free day and departure

Free day for your last activities, shopping or exploring more of Cusco.

Transfer to the airport for departure two hours before your flight.


  • 6 nights at hotel with breakfast
  • Tour guide for all excursions in small groups
  • All entrance fees
  • All necessary transportation for the tours.

Full Itinerary

Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain tour

Day 1Arrival to Cusco and Transfer to your Hotel - City Tour in the Afternoon (0ptional)

Today began our Machu Picchu and Rainbow mountain tour, with a transfer, at the given time of your arrival, our representatives will be at the airport in Cusco, waiting to transfer you to the hotel and help you to check in and provide you with the necessary information about restaurants, currency exchange, etc. After this,  you have the morning free to acclimatize.

Optional Tour: In the afternoon at 13:00 hours, we will start the archaeological City Tour of Cusco, in this tour we will visit the Cathedral of Cusco,  it houses a large collection of architectural works of Spanish Baroque style.

Then, we will visit the Temple of Coricancha, also known as the Temple of the Sun, where the Spaniards built the Church of Santo Domingo over one of the most important Inca Sacred enclosures.

After this, we’ll leave the city to go to four archaeological sites, such as Sacsayhuaman, where the Inti Raymi (Festival of the Sun) the most popular celebration of Cusco, is recreated every June 24th, then we will visit Qenqo, Tambomachay, and Pukapukara (famous Inca Baths).

The tour ends at approximately 6:30 pm.

Day 2Sacred Valley, Inkari Museum and Train to Aguas Calientes town.

At 08:00 h in the morning, is the departure from Cusco to Ollantaytambo, we´ll go along the famous Vilcanota River, better known as the Sacred Valley of the Incas. On the way, we will stop to have explanations from our guide about the Inca sites and to observe the landscape.

The first archaeological site to visit is Pisac, with its huge Inca terraces for agriculture, the extensive constructions over the valley such as temples, houses, altars, etc., and then we go ahead to the traditional market (only on market days), there you will have some free time to interact with local artisans, or to buy handmade souvenirs and handycraft in general.

Then we continue to the Inkary Museum, where you will learn about the amazing history of the most important cultures of Peru, here you can appreciate life-size models and mannequins of pre-Inca cultures such as: Caral, Chavin, Paracas, Nazca, Mochica, Lambayeque and Chimu. We visit this Inkary museun just with private gropus, but in shared service we go directly to Urubamba for lunch.

After lunch, we head to Ollantaytambo, well known as the Museum town , the Inca city with remarkable canals, stone streets, where the Inca architecture is still preserved. We visit the incredible temples with huge blocks.

Finally, at the given time, according to the train ticket schedule, we approach to the train station for the check in to travel from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes for about 2 hours, where you will be transferred to your hotel, and enjoy a delicious dinner at a tourist restaurant, and then prepare for the visit to Machu Picchu next day.

Day 3Visit to Machu Picchu & return to Cusco

This is the most important day, your visit to Machu Picchu, one of the Wonders of the World!

We encourage you to get up early to board one of the first buses to the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. Once we arrive to the Inca site of Machu Picchu, there you will have about two hours of guidance , during the explanation you will visit the viewpoint, the Intihuatana located at the top of the citadel, the temple of the sun, the temple of the condor, and other important sectors.

After this, you will have some free time to explore the rest of the citadel on your own. At the recommended time you will return to Aguas Calientes for lunch (not included) and board the train back to Ollantaytambo, here there will be a bus waiting to transfer you to your hotel in Cusco City

Day 4Rainbow Mountain Tour

We pick you up from your hotel in Cusco at around 4:00 am in our private car, to the town of Cusipata, this trip takes about 2 hours. We will stop for breakfast in a Traditional Tourist Restaurant. Then we continue for one more hour in our private transportation to the community of Chillihuani

Then, we start our hike to the Rainbow mountain tour, for approximately 2 hours, during the journey we will have amazing views of red and yellow mountains, also alpacas and if we are lucky, we can see condors flying and wild vicuñas.

While we rest, our Tour Guide will explain about all the meaning and origin of the colors we can see in the mountain, and the rest of the time we’ll have some free time to take pictures and contemplate this beautiful nature.

Finally, we start our way back, accompanied by the beautiful landscape, to take our transport to the village of Cusipata to have lunch and then return to Cusco.

If you prefer, you can rent a horse for 60 soles each way.

Note: If we have time, we can make some stops at interesting places such as the Inca bridge, the archaeological center of Rumi Colca and the Huacarpay lagoon on the way back to Cusco.

Day 5Maras Moray, Salineras and Weaving Process in Chinchero

Around 8:00 am after breakfast, we start our tour to Salineras, where salt has been extracted since Inca times as a means of economic exchange, people still exploit this.

Then, we continue to the Archaeological Center of Moray, where we can see the magnificent Inca agricultural laboratory, composed of three groups of circular terraces (muyus in Quechua) that descend 490 feet (150 meters) from the highest terrace to the lowest. We will also visit the town of Maras. During the colonial times it had its importance because of the large Jesuit community was installed there, here you’ll appreciate carved wooden doors that belonged to the priests.

Finally, we’ll visit the weaver’s village of Chinchero, to appreciate some Inca terraces, used for the cultivation of potatoes, a colonial church over the Inca palace, and we will visit a Textile Center called Tupay where they will explain you about the Andean Weaving Process.

At around 2 pm we return to the city of Cusco, where you will be transferred to your hotel.

Day 6Humantay Lake

We will pick you up from your hotel, at 4:00 am, to go in a trip to the town of Mollepata to have breakfast (included in the package) and then continue the trip to Soraypampa, to start our hike.

We start walking uphill for approximately 1.30 hour until we reach the Humantay Lake where our guide will explain you the origin of the color and the importance of the glaciers for the Andean people. There you will have free time to contemplate and photograph this beautiful landscape or to meditate, if you prefer!.

Then we begin to descend to Soraypampa to take our transportation to Mollepata to have our delicious lunch, included in the package, too. After lunch our trip back to Cusco begins.

We arrive to Cusco approximately at 6.30 pm

Day 7Departure Transfer

The team will be at the hotel two hours before the departure of the flight to take you from the hotel to the airport, to go back to Lima.

Here, our service and your visit to the marvelous City of Cusco finishes!

End of our Machu picchu and Rainbow Mountain tour

Inclusions & Exclusions

Check out in detail all that is and not included in this Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain tour


Excursions in small groups with Tour Guide
✓ Free walking tour around the city of Cusco (optional)
✓ Archaeological City Tour Cusco
✓ Sacred Valley of the Incas + Buffet Lunch
✓ Maras, Moray & Salineras
✓ Guided tour in Machu Picchu
✓ Trek to the 7 Colors Mountain
✓ Humantay Lagoon Trek

Hotels with breakfast
✓ 05 nights hotel in Cusco
✓ 01 hotel night in Aguas Calientes

Transfers & Transportation
✓ From the airport to the hotel in Cusco.
✓ For all the tours from arrival to departure
✓ Train ticket in the Expeditions service from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes.
✓ Train ticket from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo.
✓ Tourist bus from Aguas Calientes to Machu Picchu. Round Trip.
✓ From Ollantaytambo or Poroy train station to Cusco hotel
✓ From the hotel in Cusco to the airport.

✓ Entrance to the Cathedral of Cusco
✓ Entrance to the Inca site of Koricancha
✓ Entrance to all the archaeological complexes visited on this tour (BTG)
✓ Entrance to the Inkariy Museum
✓ Entrance to the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu
✓ Entrance to the Rainbow Mountain and the Humantay Lagoon.

Medical Kit
✓ Our entire team has been trained in first aid and carries a first aid kit to deal with emergencies.

Not Included

✘ Tips for staff is a common tradition on any kind of tour, an extra tip is always welcome for them.
✘ Lunch and dinner that were not mentioned.
✘ Travel insurance is not mandatory, but recommended.
✘ Domestic and international airfare.
✘ Huayna Picchu Mountain (Optional $65) : This is the famous mountain behind the archaeological site of Machu Picchu.
✘ Private tours and excursions: These are ideal for those who want a more personalized service, where schedules are arranged according to the client’s needs.
✘ Vista Done Train, an additional US $ 60 each way.

Price per person

  • The prices are in american dolars per person, acording the hotel category and roon type.
  • 40 dollars discount for travelers under 17 years old.
  • This Machu Picchu and Rainbow Mountain tour depart every single day.

CategoryBasic ***

Select your room

$ 916
$ 796
$ 779

Hotels included

  • Cusco: Casona Plaza, Rojas Inn, 7 ventanas, or similar.
  • Águas Calientes: Retama Inn, or similar.

CategoryStandard ***

Select your room

$ 1001
$ 851
$ 811

Hotels included

  • Cusco: San Agustin internacional, Waytaq Wasin or similar.
  • Águas Calientes: Ferre Bulevar, Tara Hotel, or similar.

CategoryTourist ****

Select your room

$ 1091
$ 883
$ 850

Hotels included

  • Cusco: Xima Standar, San Agustin Dorado, or similar.
  • Aguas Calientes: Taypicala, tierra Viva, Casa Andina, or similar.

CategorySupeior ****

Select your room

$ 1136
$ 946
$ 909

Hotels included

  • Cusco: Sonesta hotel, San Agustin Plaza, Cada andina Plaza, or similar.
  • Águas Calientes: Hatun Inti, Jaya hotel or similar.

CategoryLuxury *****

Select your room


Hotels included

  • Cusco: Belmond Hotels, JW Marriott, Casa Cartagena Boutique, or similar.
  • Águas Calientes: Inkaterra, Sumaq, Belmond Sanctuary Lodge, or similar.

CategoryWithout hotel

US $  626  per person

Hotels included: Hotels are not included in this price, you must book by yourself.

How to Book and Pay ?

Before booking this Machu picchu and Rainbow mountain tour chose the date, hotel category and room type, then require your booking.

Booking Payment:  To confirm the booking, a payment of US$ 200 of the total cost of the package per participant is required. This payment can be made by any method offered by the agency (online debit/credit card, transfer, etc.) as well as providing the identity information requested by the agency.

Payment methods

Balance amount: The balance amount will be paid upon arrival at Cusco, in cash before the tour start , if you pay with credit or debit card, there will be an extra charge of 7%.

Note: We use the exchange rate of the dollar on the day of payment.
Full payments in cash have a discount.


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