You saw it in many photographs and videos and it does not leave your mind. You are already checking the calendar to know when you will be walking to the RAINBOW MOUNTAIN in Peru. The question of when is the best time to visit Rainbow Mountain is in your head, and our travel experts answer it.
Are you ready for the adventure of the Vinicunca mountain?
The Vinicunca mountain, better known as the Rainbow Mountain or the 7 Color Mountain is a hidden jewel among the southern highlands of Peru. The landscape of the mountain is dominated by strata of different minerals of different colors that make it look like a rainbow.
Hundreds of people from all over the world come looking to appreciate with their own eyes this beauty of nature and have a day full of adventures in a new destination.
The best time to visit the Rainbow Mountain
The climate of the Peruvian highlands is divided into two: the rainy season and the dry season.
During the rainy season, the sky is cloudy and usually snows more frequently. This season goes from December to March.
The dry season, which runs from April to November, shows a landscape illuminated by a radiant sun that highlights the different colors in the Vinicunca mountain.
We recommend the best time to visit the mountain during the months of June and August because the months with less rain. Of course, it will be necessary to carry in the backpack for the walk of the Montaña Arcoiris items such as sun block or a hat to protect against solar radiation.