morning, we will go to Poroy Train
Station in a private transport. From here, we will start an amazing adventure
in one of the most spectacular trains of the world, the Train Hiram Bingham. The experience on board is purely first class.
train’s incredible classic style goes perfectly with the dining room
arrangement, making it easy to taste the delightful dishes carefully prepared
for us by experienced chefs. We will
enjoy a welcome drink, and a gourmet lunch. The train consists of 2 dining
cars, one observation / bar car and a kitchen car. This train can accommodate
up to 84 persons. The journey from Poroy
lasts approximately 3 hours.
landscapes are breathtaking. During the way, you have the opportunity to admire
beautiful mountains, with unique flora, as well as the Veronica Snowy. While we
follow the Urubamba River course getting closer and closer to the canyon, we’ll
arrive at Aguas Calientes. From
there, we will take a small bus up the winding road to the sacred citadel of
the Incas: Machu Picchu.
City of the Incas will astonish us with its terraces, ceremonial shrines, steps
and the solar clock or Intihuatana,
all this amid a special atmosphere and on a guided tour. Machu Picchu was built
under the dominions of Inca Pachacutec
in 1450 A.D., with the purpose to be used as an urban and religious center.
Connected through the Inca Trails, Machu
Picchu has an altitude of 2400 M.A.S.L., in a subtropical area. In 1911,
the citadel was discovered by the American archaeologist Hiram Bingham.
After a cozy tea
time in a luxury hotel, we will take the train back to Cusco. Entertainment and
fine gourmet dinner on board.
On arrival to Poroy Train Station, we will be
transferred to the hotel in Cusco