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Notice: New train departures from San Pedro and Poroy stations


Amazing panoramic view
Live typical music and dance
Explanatory audio about the routes
Ambient music
on board
Collection of Baby Alpaca garments
on board

panoramic view​


Live typical
music and dance

audio about
the routes

Ambient music
on board

Baby Alpaca

on board

For more information on this train service, please visit the section on comparative services

PeruRail Vistadome Observatory

The PeruRail Vistadome Observatory train travels the route between Cusco and Machu Picchu providing you with the experience of a unique journey.  An exclusive atmosphere that immerses you in a magical landscape thanks to its panoramic cars and observatory car that will provide you with an unforgettable and enjoyable experience.

Experiences on board

PeruRail Vistadome Observatory
Observatory bar car
Enjoy a unique experience on board thanks to our observatory bar car, where you will be able to appreciate the marvelous views accompanied by live music and shows.
PeruRail Vistadome Observatory
Live typical music and dance
Musicians and dancers will give you a close appreciate of Andean culture while you enjoy the beautiful scenery on the way to Machu Picchu.
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Ambient music on board
The combination of ambient music of sounds of nature and an incredible view on the route to Machu Picchu will surround you in a unique and relaxing experience on board our PeruRail Vistadome train.
Desfile de prendas de Alpaca en tren PeruRail
Alpaca garment fashion parade
Our staff on board will parade in different garments knitted in baby alpaca that you can purchase at exclusive prices. Note: Only journeys from Machu Picchu Pueblo
Impressive views
The windows in the panoramic cars will give you the best views of the scenery along the route to Machu Picchu.
Audiotur explicativo PeruRail
Audio with tourist information
An audio tour will tell you about the historical places along the route. Listen and learn more about each of the iconic places on the route to Machu Picchu.
Snacks on board PeruRail
Snack on board
Savor the landscape and the flavors of Andean ingredients. Enjoy a delicious snack during the journey to or from the wonder of Machu Picchu as you traverse the beautiful landscapes of the route.


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Stations for boarding the train

Ollantaytambo Station (Sacred Valley)

This train station is in the heart of the Sacred Valley. It is popular with visitors because of the large number of departure times. Located 1.30 hours from Cusco’s Plaza de Armas (Main Square).


  • Address: Av. Ferrocarril s/n, Ollantaytambo, Valle Sagrado, Cusco


Machu Picchu Pueblo Station (Machu Picchu Pueblo)

Located in the center of Machu Picchu Pueblo, inside the Handicrafts Market.


  • Address: Machu Picchu Pueblo s/n, Barrio Las Orquídeas, Machu Picchu Pueblo, Cusco


Wanchaq Station (Cusco)

Located in the heart of the city of Cusco, a 15-minute walk from the Plaza de Armas. From this station you can also take the bus in the Bimodal bus service (bus + train) for Machu Picchu Pueblo. For more information click here

  • Address: Av. Pachacútec s/n, Distrito de Wánchaq, Cusco


PeruRail Vistadome Observatory Route

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