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PeruRail - Vistadome

Av. Pachacuteq s/n | Distrito de Wanchaq, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 581414
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The Vistadome connects you with the beautiful andean landscape through a totally panoramic view on the route to Machu Picchu. It highlights the andean culture in diverse forms such as music, gastronomy, folk dancing, history and even scents.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Av. Pachacuteq s/n | Distrito de Wanchaq, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 581414

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have made several trips between Cusco and Machu Picchu and have always enjoyed the trip on the Vistadome. The staff is terrific.Now in the rainy season, Peru Rail now only offers service from Ollyantaytambo to Machu Picchu and back. Full service for high season...More

Thank bajathorp
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an excellent and relaxing way to see the countryside while travelling to MP. Efficient and comfortable. They narrate points of interest along the way. Well worth it!

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We traveled on the Vistadome both directions to and from Machu Picchu. The seating is comfortable, clean with great views of the beautiful hill sides of unincorporated Peru. The rail narrates and points out sites along the way. We were treated to a light snack...More

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Rode both ways between Aguas Caliente and Ollytatambo, Peru. Ride was comfortable, service friendly and saw some outstanding scenery along the way. This was the regular class service, not the first class which is a different train. The ride was around 1.5 hours. Vera was...More

Thank Dan Z
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had an amazing time coming from Machu Pichu to Ollantaytambo, a surprise performance from a Peruvian creature and I was whisked away to dance with it, very good dancer I must say :)) the staff then made a fashion showcasing premium alpaca clothes. I recommend...More

Thank Hannah W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Be sure to book your ride in the daylight, it was spectacular. Riding in comfort! The kids had snacks and drinks while we played cards and sat awestruck at the scenery.

Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This trip takes you through some breathtaking scenery! The seating is comfortable and you're not crammed in. Rail staff are friendly and helpful. They bring you cookies and mate de coca! All aboard!

Thank kolaba
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We used the train to go from Ollentaytambo to Aguas Calientes. The weather wasn’t great but I’m sure the scenery would have been much better if it was clearer. The train was very spacious and clean. The staff were also very helpful and were prompt...More

Thank FortuneTaylors
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice, clean, and opposed to literature I did see folks bringing back-pack sized luggages. My problem was in Jan and Feb they say the tracks are washed out from the rains, so they bus you to Ollayantambo, and transition you to the train for the...More

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Thank Castlepete
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

That is a train ride we won‘t forget that quickly. Karina, Fredy and Edher made sure that we would have an incredible time. Not just the service was spot on but the traditional „devil‘s dance“ and the fashion show were a lot of fun as...More

Thank Matthias K
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Tyler L
31 October 2017|
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Response from Travelpapi153 | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't trust PeruRail with anything. Leave it at your hotel if at all possible.
Tyler L
31 October 2017|
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Response from Shilpa K | Reviewed this property |
I had a similar experience to Jose T. We emailed Peru rail and they were very helpful and friendly. It is a beautiful part of the world. I hope you enjoy and have a pleasant stay.
22 September 2017|
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Response from Martin H | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We didn't book directly but used an agent called Chimu Adventures who were very good.