Why Should I Travel in Vistadome Train?
The Vistadome Train is one of the best options for going to Aguas Calientes (Machu Picchu station). A truly refined journey with special panoramic views for a very affordable price. Here are the frequently asked questions about Vistadome train, a really unforgettable experience during your vacation in Cusco.
What is the Vistadome train?
Vistadome train is really great because it has large, especially designed panoramic windows above and on the sides, thus allowing travelers to have a full experience of its beauty, relaxing effects and energy flow.
Where You Board the train to Machu Picchu?
You’ll need to go from Cusco City to the Poroy (or Ollantaytambo) train station on a transfer ride. In Poroy (or Ollantaytambo). You will board the Vistadome train until the Aguas Calientes village (also called Machu Picchu station).
How long is the trip from Poroy or Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes?
If you travel from Poroy the length of the trip is 3 hours and 50 minutes, whereas the travel from Ollantaytambo lasts 1 hour and 40 minutes. Enjoying the marveling Andean nature, with all the refinements, comfort and on board service you expect on a wonderful vacation.
How is the Vistadome inside?
The main advantage are the big, wide panoramic windows both on the ceiling and the sides, which allow a unique connection with the astonishing Andean nature and its relaxing, invigorating energy flow. There are also totally comfortable, reclining seats, with a table large enough. Since Cusco is always thinking on how to best serve our tourists, now the Vistadome has an added great feature which is a button that will convert your side window into a fumed one, in case this is what someone may want.
What are the differences between Vistadome train and the Expedition train?
The Expedition train falls into the economical category. You won’t have panoramic windows as wide as in the Vistadome, the seats and tables are smaller. The Vistadome Train is decorated with Inca designs and there is the option of shopping souvenirs on board (from a catalog).
Why would the Vistadome train be recommended for going to Machu Picchu?
First, it does provide a complete connection with the amazing beauty and natural energy of the Andean geography, this only experience actually pays the ticket, by far. The Vistadome train also gives full comfort, the best on board service, a live typical Andean show for your enjoyment and a trendy alpaca fashion presentation. Delicious Peruvian gastronomy available for purchase. All this comfort and treats for a quite affordable price.