The Mysteries of Machu Picchu
Since its discovery in the early 20th century, Machu Picchu has taken off as a world destination, being named year after year as a best travel destination and one of...
Whoever has experienced a 360º turn knows that you always return to the same spot where it started, but it is the trajectory and experience what makes it a unique moment. This is how the most panoramic train in Latin America is, The 360° Machu Picchu Train.
A unique way to travel where you will enjoy the Andean landscape like never before. In addition to an open-air observatory car, in The 360° service you will find higher and wider panoramic windows, along with comfortable and spacious seats, an assortment of hot and cold drinks, and the most welcoming service personnel on board.
In The 360º Machu Picchu Train there is not much difference between what is virtual and what is real, it is the only train in Peru that has an on-board entertainment application that will allow you to learn more about the journey by train and the Inca civilization. In this application you will begin a memorable journey that starts in the Poroy Station, passing through Izcuchaca: a thriving city dedicated to commerce that is adorned by the green of the rural landscape. You will arrive to… Cusco’s Barn! A place where the towns of Pampas de Anta work is recognized for their perseverant dedication to agriculture and livestock.
Continue along the Andenes de Zurite, the largest platforms in the world with 37 stepped terraces that extend, with mastery, 52 hectares approximately, with an admirable irrigation system that astonishes worldwide to this day. A virtual trip through Huaracondo, a beautiful and peaceful village of colonial heritage with landscapes that spread tranquility.
You discover how ZIGZAG Quebrada Pomatales is, where the traveler enjoys a zigzag experience; the Ñaupa Church, a ceremonial construction of astronomical mysteries. Here, spirituality and adventure are assured! Or Pachar, a colonial hacienda that was built inside Inca constructions whose antiquity goes back to the XVI century.
You will arrive to Ollantaytambo, the formidable residential area that impresses many with its megalithic constructions of finely carved stones of up to more than 50 tons! Cachicata: Primal area for the Inca construction glory. In this area of granite stone pits, the Incas extracted and carved the monumental rocks of famous constructions such as Ollantaytambo.
Return to accommodate yourself in our spacious seats and continue to explore Abra de Malaga, the entrance to the majestic Urubamba Valley, an invitation to great adventure. From Chillca, if the weather is nice, the attentive traveler will be able to admire the defiant Nevado Veronica.
Finally, when you close the application that also makes you travel, you will have reached the Inca Trail… The great trip, hike, and the Inca Trail to the archaeological site of Machu Picchu starts here! Do not forget to enjoy the virtual and real trip, an experience that only offers The 360° Machu Picchu Train.