Pallay Punchu is often compared to the famous Vinicunca Rainbow Mountain.
Trekking to the colorful mountain during the dry season is highly recommended.
Regardless of when you decide to embark on this journey.
Our exciting journey to Pallay Punchu begins early in the morning as we will pick you up from your hotel in Cusco at around 4:00 AM. We will then embark on a scenic drive towards the province of Canas, Cusco.
The journey covers approximately 210 kilometers (130 miles) and takes about 4 to 5 hours. During the drive you’ll witness the captivating beauty of the Andean landscape.
Upon arrival at the community of Layo Canas around 9:00 AM, we will enjoy a nutritious breakfast to fuel up for the trek ahead. After breakfast, we will commence our hike towards the base of the Pallay Punchu Mountain.
The trek covers a distance of roughly 7 kilometers (4.3 miles) and takes about 3 hours to complete. As we ascend the mountain, we’ll be surrounded by the awe-inspiring colors of the landscape, making for a truly unforgettable experience. After reaching the summit and soaking in the magnificent views, we’ll begin our descent and return to Layo Canas.
From there, we’ll embark on the drive back to Cusco, which takes approximately 4 to 5 hours. We expect to arrive back in the city of Cusco around 7:00 PM, completing our unforgettable Pallay Punchu Peru Tour.
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