Rainbow Mountain

Rainbow Mountain closed until further notice

Rainbow Mountain closed until further notice

Tourist access to Cusco’s Rainbow Mountain was closed indefinitely last week by the surrounding communities amid long-running disputes about management of the world-famous attraction.

Where is Palcoyo Mountain, Cusco’s Colorful Wonder?

Where is Palcoyo Mountain, Cusco’s Colorful Wonder?

If you’re checking out Peru for a vacation, you’ve probably seen pictures of Vinicunca, or Rainbow Mountain, the otherworldly kaleidoscopic mountainside just a few hours outside Cusco. But where is Palcoyo Mountain, a lesser-known (but equally beautiful) alternative to Vinicunca?