Perolniyoc Waterfall Cusco
Perolniyoc or Racaypata is a waterfall of almost 100 meters of height, that is in the farmhouse of Rayan in the superior part, of the a rocky flowering that forms the fall of water, around this attraction can also be observed of great variety of Species of flora such as sauco, queuña, Chachacoma, etc. It is worth mentioning the unique beauty of the waterfall due to its height and the existence of an Archaeological complex called Perolniyoc. This beautiful waterfall is located in the province of Ollantaytambo, the journey to the place you can see wonderful landscapes.
The water of the Perolniyoc Waterfall has a drop of approximately one hundred meters, and with a very peculiar characteristic, in its fall a thin veil is formed that, united with the rays of the sun, seems to release flashes in the distance.
Trails through the Perolniyoc Falls
At present, the Perolniyoc Waterfall is part of Trekking tours set to several places in the area, but if you just want to visit it, we can organize a nice trip in a short time. In order to arrive to Machu Picchu, you start our Kondor Path trip from Cusco to the community of Socma (this route can be done by car or by hiking). Once in Socma you must do the rest of the trip on foot, for which It is advised that you should ask for directions to residents of the area, this route to the waterfall will last at least half an hour. The trails through the Perolniyoc Falls are:
- Wild Ancascocha Expedition to Machu Picchu 4d/3n
- Chancachuco Trek to Machu Picchu 4d/3n
- Ancascocha Trek to Machu Picchu 5d/4n
- Ancascocha Hike to Machu Picchu Tour 6d/5n
- Ancascocha Adventure to Inca Trail 7d/6n
The Perolniyoc waterfall is located in the district of Ollantaytambo, in the province of Urubamba.
- Cusco Region.
- Province Urubamba
- District Ollantaytambo
- Latitude -13.3103
- Longitude -72.2617
- Altitude 3460 m.
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