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PeruRail - Expedition

Av. Pachacuteq s/n | Distrito de Wanchaq, Cusco 08200, Peru
+51 84 581414
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Overpriced

Very expensive for what you get. Different prices between Peruvian and tourists. No space for legs... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Davide M
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Cagliari, Italy
via mobile
Good views from the Vistadome.

The narrow twisting route means that travel is slow. It is nevertheless good to be able to view the... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
KBofLB
,
Littleborough, United Kingdom
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For the adventure traveller who enjoys discovering every destiny at his own pace, the Expedition is the best option to Machu Picchu, in which the trip transforms into a journey that begins even before reaching its destiny with the best quality and comfort at the best price.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Av. Pachacuteq s/n | Distrito de Wanchaq, Cusco 08200, Peru
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+51 84 581414

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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Very expensive for what you get. Different prices between Peruvian and tourists. No space for legs in the sit because you are in 4 and you have someone in front of you, very difficult to do 3/4 hours like this. Staff are nice but boarding...More

Thank Davide M
PeruRail, CM PeruRail at PeruRail - Expedition, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Dear Davide M, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience. We are very sorry to know that you weren’t completely satisfied with our service. We will keep on working in order to improve for the benefit of our passengers. Greetings,...More

Reviewed 1 July 2017

The narrow twisting route means that travel is slow. It is nevertheless good to be able to view the adjoining steep mountains via the glass roof on the train. The only criticism is that the snacks provided were meagre in size and indifferent in quality....More

Thank KBofLB
PeruRail, CM PeruRail at PeruRail - Expedition, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Dear KBofLB, Thank you for travelling with us! We are very glad to know that you enjoyed Cusco’s landscapes from the comfort of your seat. We will make sure to take into consideration your suggestion about the snacks. Greetings, The Vistadome Team

Reviewed 28 June 2017

I'm very happy with the service they provided, fast, accommodating and friendly; the bathrooms wa very clean and the cabin as well. Train departs on time and the staff is very nice.

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Reviewed 27 June 2017

We traveled end June on Peru Rail, and it was a smooth and lovely journey. Great snacks immediately when we boarded the train in Ollantaytambo. The ride was fantastic with very good scenery, we loved being seated on the left side of the train to...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Good experence, nice view on the way, staff is friendly, highly recommanded to other people if want go Michu Picchu

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Thank Julia S
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I am midway through an awesome 7 day trip with my 70yo father, 62yo mother and 29yo sister through Peru. We are on a packed itinerary which rarely has us in the same town, much less hotel, for one night. The biggest challenge today was...More

Thank Nakul B
Reviewed 21 June 2017

As a consequence of the Machu Picchu entry times being divided into two time slots I have had to change the date of my train journey to visit Machu Picchu. This would involve leaving a day earlier but returning on the train originally booked. However,...More

Thank 453phillip
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Perurail's trains are expensive; 65 dollars for a ride from Aguas Calientes to Ollantaytambo (43km away) is just silly. At any rate. On board service is ok but not better than in any international train at home which cost about half as much for at...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2017

PeruRail Expedition train from Ollantaytambo to and from Machu Picchu: -convenient, usual train comfort, decent snacks and beverages, good service -easy ticket purchasing process; convenient travel times, fast. -expensive! $72 Ollaytantambo to Machu Picchu; $92 return. -did not like that after purchasing tickets you have...More

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Thank echern77
Reviewed 17 June 2017

3.5h ride from Poroy (Cusco) to Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu Pueblo). Boarding is easy and fast, train is clean and the seats are very comfortable. You get coffee or tea for free and hear at least 5 times El Condor Pasa ....

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Rudy S
3 August 2016|
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Response from Begonia B | Reviewed this property |
There is no train from Lima to Cusco, only trains from Cusco from Machu Picchu. Many companies fly from Lima to Cusco several times a day. The flight is about one hour and it's not particularly expensive. You can purchase... More
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Rudy S
3 August 2016|
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Response from Berrie Z | Reviewed this property |
Hello Rudy. Sorry for the late response, but if you still are interested in my answer: is only to be reached from starting point Aquas Calientes. So you have to travel first to this point (via Cuzco) by train e.g. From this... More
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