Peru travel Machu Picchu
Machu Picchu is the most visited place when you travel
to Peru. This architectural marvel limestone without mortar, dating from
the mid fifteenth century, is situated on a high plateau in the depths
of the Amazon jungle. Is accessible by train from Cuzco or, if you dare,
make the journey on foot following a path of several days it will travel
deep into the Andean gullies and enjoy stunning views.
There are three types of service: tourist or backpacker train, railcar
or Vista Dome and Hiram Bingham service, departing early in the morning
and return in the afternoon.
Trains Cusco - Aguas Calientes - Cusco:
- Backpacker: Designed exclusively for travelers with adventurous
spirit who in turn seek comfort and security. The Backpacker has
remodeled their seats with tapestries with Inca motifs, giving them a
very local and indigenous touch and the convenience of having ample
space for your backpacks.
- Vistadome: The quickest and easiest way to visit Machu Picchu.
On the trip, you can enjoy delicious snacks and beverages both hot and
cold. Coaches recently renewed, which are equipped with panoramic
windows that allow you to enjoy a spectacular view and take wonderful
- Hiram Bingham: has 02 coaches and 42 passenger spaces and a bar
car, car additionally has a kitchen for food preparation. Among many
exquisite details of car design, are the large, comfortable seats and
extra wide tables. Almost 3 feet long and 30 cm wider than others on the
same route, these cars are among the most spacious and comfortable in
the world. This service includes: 1 train ticket, 1 brunch, 1 Afternoon
tea, 1 Cocktail & Dinner Gastronomical, water, coffee and tea, 1 Tour
including entrance to Machu Picchu, one bus ticket to and from the
For those who have traveled by road to the Sacred Valley and do not want
to waste time returning to Cusco, can also take the train to Machu
Picchu from Ollantaytambo station.