Best time to visit to the Rainbow Mountain in Peru

January 3, 2020

Vinicunca Perú

To know what is the best time to go to the Rainbow Mountain in Peru, we have to know that, Cusco, where is located this mountain have 2 seasons.

Cusco has two well known seasons and perhaps they are the only ones, these are: the rainy season and not the rainy season.

Mejor época para ir a la Montaña de 7 Colores
Rainbow Mountain in rainy weather.

The rainy season is from April to October approximately, although this can vary a little.

On the other hand we have the dry or non-rainy season, which runs from November to mid-April.

The best time to go to Rainbow Mountain in Cusco – Peru

So the best time to go to the Rainbow Mountain in Cusco is the dry season, from April to October.

Although the rainy season is not a bad thing, many people prefer these months for many reasons, whether it is because of snow, a sky with many nines, colored rivers, etc.

It all depends on the traveler, we recommend you to visit other places before or to visit Vinicunca, as well as Machu Picchu, Lake Humantay, Palccoyo, Red Valley, Queshuachaca Bridge and other tourist attractions of Cusco.

Best month to visit Cusco

The best month to visit Cusco and the colorful mountain is in June, since there are many festivities, in addition on June 24th the Inti Raymi is celebrated, one of the biggest costumbrist festivities of all Peru.

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