Stay in some of the most luxurious and beautiful properties in this region, including the only hotel located adjacent to Machu Picchu. The carriages are decorated in the style of the 1920’s Pullman carriages.  In the evenings indulge in the luxury surroundings of Belmond’s unique properties in Cuzco, Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu.   

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Stay in luxury accommodation in Cuzco, the Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu

Enjoy the impeccable service on board the Hiram Bingham rail journey

Explore the highlights of the Inca Empire in style

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Day by day Itinerary of

Luxury Machu Picchu by Rail

Day 1


Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel.  Remainder of the day at leisure to acclimatise to the high altitude.  

Day 2


Today discover the amazing colonial city built on the foundations of the Inca palaces.   Visit the popular San Pedro Market, a must-see in Cuzco; Koricancha or Temple of the Sun, the Plaza de Armas and the Cathedral with its carved woodworks, altars and paintings. Drive to the Inca fortress of Sacsayhuaman. (B)

Day 3

Cuzco - Yucay

Expereince the traditional way of life in the Andes at Chinchero, a small picturesque village. Visit the home of a textile artisan and learn ancient weaving techniques, Continue to Ollantaytambo, one of the most monumental architectural complexes of the ancient Inca Empire.  Walk through the town of Ollantaytambo, with its narrow cobblestone streets that have been continuously inhabited since the 18th century.  (B)(L)(D)

Day 4

Yucay - Machu Picchu

Transfer to Poray station to board the Hiram Bingham train service to Aguas Calientes. Sit back and enjoy the spectacular views of the Sacred Valley from the observation car.  Enjoy brunch before arriving at Aguas Calientes station and then board a bus for the ride to Machu Picchu and your guided visit. (B)(L)(D)

Day 5

Machu Picchu - Cuzco

Morning at leisure to explore the town of Aguas Calientes. Board the train for the return journey to Cuzco.  Feast on a four-course Andean-inspired menu as you depart the site of Machu Picchu and head towards Poray.  Treat yourself to a Pisco Sour in the bar carriage.  (B) (D) 

Day 6


Transfer to Cuzco Airport. (B) 

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