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PeruRail - Titicaca

Av. Pachacuteq s/n | Distrito de Wanchaq, Cusco 5184, Peru
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Expensive but the experience is worth it

This was probably the most expensive thing we did in our 14 months of traveling Central and South... read more

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lindie H
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Durango, Colorado
Beautiful luxury train ride

Beautiful train ride, excellent service. Lunch and afternoon tea were included but they had the... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
MexChilanga
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Mexico
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  • Average8%
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Enjoy the beautiful Andean landscape of Peru on board of a luxury and magical way to travel between Cusco and the Lake Titicaca. Travelling in the PeruRail Titicaca Train is a unique experience, a route between mountains, clouds, snow-capped...more
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Av. Pachacuteq s/n | Distrito de Wanchaq, Cusco 5184, Peru
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was probably the most expensive thing we did in our 14 months of traveling Central and South America however the experience was worth it. The entertainment was enjoyable, the food excellent, and the facilities excellent as well. Scenery is wonderful. Staff was very good.More

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Thank Lindie H
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PeruRail, Marketing at PeruRail - Titicaca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Lindie H, We appreciate your comments, we are glad you enjoyed the trip aboard the PeruRail Titicaca Team.We strive for each of our passengers to have a unique and unforgettable trip, therefore, we are glad that you enjoyed our gourmet experience and our entertainment...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful train ride, excellent service. Lunch and afternoon tea were included but they had the option to buy breakfast, snacks and drinks. We went with kids (no electronics for them!) and adults who had dietary restrictions. They made an effort o accommodate everyone. There are...More

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PeruRail, Marketing at PeruRail - Titicaca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello MexChilanga, It fills us with joy to know that you had a great experience through the heart of the Peruvian Andes. Our team on board strives to give the best experience to our passengers, therefore, we are glad you enjoyed our gourmet experience, our...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

We looked forward to this for weeks, but it surpassed all expectations. From the moment we were met and the bags were taken from us, led into a beautiful lounge with a glimpse of the train. The decor on board was gorgeous colonial. We watched...More

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PeruRail, Marketing at PeruRail - Titicaca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello DavidWBaker, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience with us! We are happy that our service has exceeded your expectations. We will congratulate André and his crew on your behalf for their amazing service on board. Thank you for traveling with...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

We heard about doing a railway-tour from puno to cusco would be a good way to see much of the country, so we decided to give it a chance - besides the high costs. In puno we've already been expected at the office to get...More

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PeruRail, Marketing at PeruRail - Titicaca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, It fills us with joy to know that you had a great experience through the heart of the Peruvian Andes. We are happy you enjoyed our entertainment and our service on board, it is very important for us to give our passengers the...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Think of old-world elegance, extraordinary service, pampered cuisine and you would be close to the excitement of the Cusco/Puno - Titticaca experience on PeruRail! So many nationalities in a cultured meeting environment, all while watching the Peruvian Andes go by. Between the meal services, there...More

Thank Glen L
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PeruRail, Marketing at PeruRail - Titicaca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Glen L, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience with us! We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed our service on board and our gourmet experience, we strive to give you the best experience through all your journey. Thank you...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

We travelled from Puno to Cusco on the Titicaca Train, it was an unbelievable experience. The train travels slowly through villages, beautiful countryside, magnificent snow capped mountain ranges and deep valleys. You get an intimate view of village life. The train Is unbelievably plush, one...More

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PeruRail, Marketing at PeruRail - Titicaca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sue H, It has been a true pleasure to have you on board. We feel honored to be able to share some of Peru’s most iconic landscapes throughout this route. We are thrilled to know that you enjoyed our service on board as well...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

We took the train ride from Cusco-Puno on Nov 29, 2017. The train ride was good, with the host and the entertainment crew - all amazing. FULL MARKS !!. Special thanks to Andre Gustavo for taking care of us. However, i would like to summarize...More

1  Thank Jinesh S
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PeruRail, Marketing at PeruRail - Titicaca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jinesh S, In Peru, all the journeys have a charm since it is a magical country and its views are dreamt about. We are glad you had a great time on board of our train, we strive to give our passengers the best experience...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

This train journey is special in many ways. Firstly the scenery is spectacular. Second, the food is excellent. Third, the staff are very helpful. Fourth, the entertainment during the journey is lighthearted and fun. Thanks to everyone including Ingrid, Caspar in the kitchen, and all...More

1  Thank Mark M
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PeruRail, Marketing at PeruRail - Titicaca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mark M, Thank you for joining us on this journey filled with incredible scenery through the heart of the Andes. Our team on board strives to give the best experience to our passengers, we are pleased to know that Ingrid, Caspar, and the entire...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We thoroughly appreciated our journey on this vintage train from Cusco to Puno. With spectacular scenery en route we indulged ourselves in the splendid comfort of the carriage for some time before retiring to the back carriage where it was good to be in open...More

1  Thank Richard L
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PeruRail, Marketing at PeruRail - Titicaca, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Richard L, We are glad you took a great memory back home with you! We are glad to know that our service and the gastronomic experience exceeded your expectations. Our staff on board works strives to give you the magical journey we promise. Thank...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

Tip: If you do it during the winter months as we did, take warm cloths with you, as there is no heating in the passenger cars.More

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PeruRail, Marketing at PeruRail - Titicaca, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Toni S, It fills us with joy that you enjoyed the experience on the Expedition train! Our staff on board works very hard to give you the best experience through all your journey. Thank you for your tips for our travelers! Regards, The Expedition...More

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Response from CatharineTE | Reviewed this property |
Yes I did have to show copies of passport and booking. We spent a month in South America and I took copies of all bookings with me.
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