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Discover the magic of Peru by rail

Peru: a country renowned for its rich history, vibrant culture, exquisite gastronomy, and breath-taking landscapes. It’s an enticing destination for travellers seeking adventure. And what better way to explore than from the refined comfort of the luxurious trains that take you through the heart of this extraordinary country?

The Belmond Andean Explorer 

The Belmond Andean Explorer is the most romantic and effortless way to travel. With its elegant interiors, attentive service, and thrilling views, this luxury sleeper train sets the stage for an unforgettable journey across Peru. 

As the train travels between Cuzco, Lake Titicaca, and Arequipa, it provides a unique perspective on the country’s natural and cultural heritage, from the soaring peaks of the Andes to the ancient ruins of the Inca civilisation. Passengers can expect refined overnight cabins, three-course gourmet meals created with local ingredients, and expertly guided excursions to sights along the way.

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Discover the magic of Peru by rail

The Belmond Andean Explorer runs a two-night journey between Late Titicaca and Cuzco, as featured on Cox & Kings’ Peru: A Belmond Andean Explorer Rail Journey tailor-made holiday. The one-night journey between Lake Titicaca and Cuzco features on the Train to Machu Picchu and Grand Tour of South America small group tours. The Belmond Andean Explorer also offers a two-night journey between Arequipa and Cuzco. 

Belmond Hiram Bingham

The Belmond Hiram Bingham train is named after the American explorer who captured the world’s imagination with the rediscovery of Machu Picchu. The train exudes an air of elegance and sophistication. As you step onto the train, you are transported to a bygone era of luxury travel. The beautifully restored carriages boast rich wood interiors, plush seating, and exquisite attention to detail, creating a setting that epitomises refinement.

The journey traverses the route from Cuzco to the ancient Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. Aboard the Belmond Hiram Bingham, culinary excellence and impeccable service take centre stage. The train's skilled chefs create culinary masterpieces made from locally sourced ingredients which are then expertly paired with fine wines. 

To enhance the journey, the Belmond Hiram Bingham train offers live cultural entertainment. From traditional music to captivating dances, these performances provide a glimpse into Peru’s rich artistic traditions. 

On our Peru: A Belmond Andean Explorer Rail Journey tailor-made holiday, you can upgrade from the Vistadome to the Hiram Bingham for a more luxurious journey between Cuzco and Machu Picchu.

The Vistadome

Operated by PeruRail, the Vistadome train offers a scenic and comfortable journey between Machu Picchu, the Sacred Valley and Cuzco. Its large, panoramic windows allow passengers to soak in the majestic Andean peaks, verdant valleys and meandering rivers that unfold along the journey.

The Vistadome runs between Cuzco, the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu. It features on the Classic Peru tailor-made holiday, alongside the Belmond Andean Explorer.

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