Rainbow Mountain Peru Elevation

Published on: 1 de September de 2018 -

One of the wonders of nature is the ability to present itself with different colors, but the rainbow mountain of Vinicunca in Peru comes out since, in it, we find all the colors that the human eye allows us to see.

The mountain of Vinicunca, also called Winicunca, primarily known as Rainbow Mountain, has an altitude of 5,200 meters above sea level / 17,060 feet and must its name to the colors it shows as a consequence of the different minerals that its subsoil contains.

To make the rainbow mountain trek in 1 day is necessary to know some details.

  • Maximum height: 5000 meters / 17,060 feet approx.
  • Physical difficulty: High average
  • Best time to make the route: From mid-April to December
  • Technical difficulty: Medium
  • Climate: Height with low temperatures
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