3 day Rail Itinerary

Belmond Andean Explorer - Andean Plains and Islands of Discovery

The best way to travel to Cuzco

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Travel along one of the highest train routes in the world with Belmond Andean Explorer. Step aboard this luxury Peru train and explore this breathtaking country in unrivalled style, experience vibrant cities and spellbinding natural wonders. The Belmond Andean Explorer, South America’s first luxury sleeper service, carries up to 48 passenger and offers a choice of four one or two night journeys criss-crossing the magnificent mountain scenery that Peru has to offer. From Cuzco, the ancient capital of the Inca Empire, traverse the highest plains of the Andes before arriving to the reflective beauty of Lake Titicaca and take the opportunity to explore the vast Colca Canyon before continuing towards the city centre of Arequipa, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

The Andean Plains & Islands of Discovery journey takes you from Arequipa to Cuzco, travelling via Puno and Marangani. 

Our Experts Recommend:
  • Relaxing in the viewing carriage enjoying the views
  • For the ultimate experience book a deluxe double bed cabin

Sample Itinerary Summary

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3 days
Guide Price
£1,629 per person
Price based on
Based on 06 October 18, meal basis as per itinerary.
Our guide price gives you an idea of how much to budget for an itinerary like this. The price will vary based on many elements including exchange rates, and your choice of accommodation, duration, departure date, airline and cabin class.
Destination Breakdown
Group basis, Escorted
  • Included:
  • Luxury accommodation aboard the train
  • All onboard meals and beverages
  • Onboard entertainment
  • Excursions as stated in the itinerary
  • Guides and bus transfers
  • Tour guides who speak English and Spanish
Not included
  • Not included:
  • Flights
  • Additional excursions
  • Visas
  • Peru

    Itinerary Highlights

    • Travelling on the most luxurious train in South America
    • Watching the sunrise over Lake Titicaca
    • Experience the sunrise at Marangani
    • Enjoy a boat ride out to the Uros Islands on Lake Titicaca
    • A Tour of Raqchi, an ancient Inca site
    • Experience world class dining