- On 21 January, 2022
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Visits to the Mountain of Seven Colors during this pandemic have been highly questioned due to the multiple provisions that the government, the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism, the Diresa (Regional Health Management) and local governments have been carrying out all the protocols to its reopening.
To visit Vinicunca or the mountain of seven colors, it is necessary to comply with all the protocols established by the authorities. you can find these protocols in this post:👉 Protocols of Entry to the Rainbow Mountain
Well, now let’s see how we can make the walk to the mountain of colors.
How much does the entrance to the Mountain of 7 Colors cost?
The entrance ticket to the Mountain of 7 Colors has a different cost for local tourists and another for foreigners. To pay the ticket you must present your identity document or passport.
|Average tour price to Vinicunca||Price in soles (S/.)||Price in dollars ($)|
|Tour to Vinicunca (transport, food and guidance)||S/. 70||20 USD|
|Entrance tickets||S/. 15||5 USD|
|Transfer on horseback (optional)||S/. 25||10 USD|
|Snacks||S/. 10||3 USD|
|Total cost||S/. 120 per person||38 USD per person|
How to buy an entrance ticket to the Mountain of 7 Colors?
The entrance tickets to the mountain of colors are not reserved online nor can you get tickets at the tourist agencies.
The only way to buy a ticket is to go directly to the booth in the community of Pampachiri at the foot of Mount Ausangate.
In the community of Pampachiri, there is a control station that sells tickets to national and foreign tourists.
What is recommended to take to the Mountain of Colors?
Masks, face shield (mandatory).
DNI and/or Passport (mandatory).
Poncho in case of rain.
Cap, hat, gloves, sunglasses.
Bottle with water.
Windbreaker, trekking pants.
Ideal shoes for trekking.