There is a great place for tourist attraction of mountain which is more than 16,404 feet and is above the level of sea. They’re dead tired, but stunned by the magical beauty unfurled before them.
The mountain which looks like a Stripes of turquoise, lavender and gold blanket what has become which is known as ‘Rainbow Mountain,’ a ridge of multicolored sediments that laid down millions of years ago and pushed up as tectonic plates clashed. It’s only within the past five years that the natural wonder has been discovered by the external beauty of the earth.
The popularity of Rainbow Mountain, which attracts more than 1,000 tourists each and every day, has provided a much-needed economic jolt to this remote region which is highly populated by struggling sheeps.
If to see from the ecological point of view they are killing the goose that lays the golden eggs,’ said by Dina Farfan, who is a Peruvian biologist who has studied threatened wildlife in the area just a few hours from the Incan ruins of Machu Picchu.
As proof, he points to a 2.5-mile (4-kilometer) dirt trail climbed by tourists to reach Rainbow Mountain that has been badly eroded in the last 18 months, scarring the otherwise pristine landscape. A land which is once so popular among people with migrating ducks has also been turned into a parking lot the size of five soccer fields that fills each morning with lots of vans of mostly visitors which the southern and northern part.
A Canadian-based mining company, Camino Minerals Corporation has applied for mining rights in the mineral-rich area which includes that mountain as well. The company did not respond to a request by The Associated Press for comment on its plans.