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PeruRail - Vistadome

Av. Pachacuteq s/n | Distrito de Wanchaq, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 581414
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The Vistadome connects you with the beautiful andean landscape through a totally panoramic view on the route to Machu Picchu. It highlights the andean culture in diverse forms such as music, gastronomy, folk dancing, history and even scents.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Av. Pachacuteq s/n | Distrito de Wanchaq, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 581414

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I loved the train ride as much as seeing Machu Picchu. We started near Cusco and watched as the terrain changed and became more verdant. Wild orchids were perched all over the trees (though most not in bloom), the sedate river became a torrent, and...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Took the upgraded Vistadome on the way back from Machu Picchu. It was a pleasant surprise. Food, drinks, dancing, and a fashion show!!!! Made the time fly by.

Thank Mary V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You can't put a price on the view, the comfort, and the service, was all great. No complaints. I'm glad i traveled Peru Rail.

Thank Louelife
Reviewed 3 days ago

My experience was terrifying. I'm Still waiting for the reply about the refund. The travel of day 11 was terrible, I have payed almost 100 dollars for each passenger untill poroy and u just leave us in ollantaytambo, late at the night, with no transfer...More

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Thank frahm_l
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have just travelled on PeruRail's Vistadome service from Machu Picchu to Ollantaytambo. The service was absolutely amazing Blake and his team we superb and could not have done more to make our trip more enjoyable. Blake in particular gave excellent service and made us...More

Thank KJT-London
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a very unusual experience. It was not the fault of Peru Rail, but our trains to and from Ollantaytambo and Aguas Calientes were not happening. We were affected by a teacher strike which halted all trains coming and going. Eventually, we did get...More

Thank LaurafromBG
Reviewed 6 days ago

Both Stations (Cusco and Aguas Calientes) were Inviting and bathrooms were super clean. Boarding was timely and efficient. On board staff was friendly and welcoming, especially Isabel, Elvis and Edith on the return trip. The stewards and attendants provide on board entertainment (traditional dancing and...More

Thank Ronald H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a bit skeptical of taking the Vistadome train. After 4 days of hiking the Inca Trail, would I really be alert enough to take in the scenery? This train is so much more than the scenery. There are songs, dancing, and some passenger...More

Thank JocSLP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great staff and wonderful train. The dance and fashion show were great fun. The service was extremely professional.

Thank LaCasa P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our train journey experience, one of the highlights of our trip to Peru! The train was comfortable and relaxing with a spectacular view of the scenery from the vista dome windows, as you can look through the ceiling windows to see the tops...More

Thank CharlieUK2015
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2 May 2017|
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Response from Mon55 | Reviewed this property |
They usually give you a carriage number and a choice of several seats. The left hand side was best when we went up as it was along side the river and offered great views. Right hand side best on return but it does depend if... More
18 April 2017|
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Response from Lyann D | Reviewed this property |
you can always call them or send them an email but I don't think there is any restriction on weight
7 April 2017|
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Response from Ariegato | Reviewed this property |
We got same carriage A. It is the first train and seat 1 means you will be seating at the window but fronting the other way. But don't worry the view is fantastic, especially the Vistadome