The Andean Explorer operates along one of the world’s highest rail routes in the Peruvian Andes. The route also offers some of the world’s most breath-taking scenery. It offers a range of en-suite cabins including, double/twin cabins, and bunk-bed style cabins for up to 68 guests. There are two dining cars, a lounge car as well as an observation car with an open-air deck for scenic viewing.
This overnight journey departs Cusco and travels across the giant peaks and wide open spaces of the highest plains of the Andes to reach Lake Titicaca – birthplace of the Incas – all in the comfort of stylish carriages. (B, L, D)
Days 1 – 3Peruvian Highlands: Cusco – Lake Titicaca – Arequipa City
This two night journey departs from Cusco, and travels across the highest plains of the Andes to Puno where you can visit the remote villages and floating islands of the Uros, on Lake Titicaca. You will then head to the city centre of Arequipa. Highlights of this journey include a chance to explore the vast Colca Canyon, the dramatic realm of the condor and the volcanic ‘White City’ of Arequipa. (B, L, D)