Experience one of the world’s most spectacular rail journeys, through Mexico’s stunning Sierra Madre Mountains with their rugged wilderness, awe-inspiring scenery and rich history.

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Copper Canyon Train Journey

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Day 1


Arrive in Chihuahua and transfer to your hotel.

Day 2

Chihuahua - Posada Barrancas

Board the famous ‘Chepe’ train for a stunning rail journey through Mexico’s most beautiful landscapes. Upon arrival at your hotel, overlooking the impressive Copper Canyon, take a walking tour to the “Mirador” for fantastic views of the Canyon. Continue to Cueva del Chino, inhabited by families of the low Tarahumara region. (B)(L)(D)

Day 3

Copper Canyon

This morning we drive to the Divisadero lookout for sweeping views into the depths of the Copper Canyon, followed by an excursion to the Balancing Rock and an exhilarating cable car ride. (B)(L)(D)

Day 4

Posada Barrancas - El Fuerte

Board the Chepe train and journey to El Fuerte, an important mining centre in the 19th century. Optional trip to the Urique Canyon which overlooks the deepest point of the Canyon. (B)

Day 5

El Fuerte - Los Mochis

Morning at leisure to explore El Fuerte at your own pace. At an agreed time, transfer to Los Mochis airport. (B)

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