To know the Inca city of Machupicchu, one must be at least one day before departure in the city of Cusco to 1200 kms. To the south east of Lima (Peru).
There are two companies that perform this service Peru Rail and Inca Rail.
In Peru Rail there are 3 categories or types of train to visit Machupichu: Backpaker for adventurers, panoramic for executives and Hiran Binghan luxury train:
- The Backpacker Train: Designed exclusively for passengers with adventurous spirit who in turn seek comfort and safety. The Backpacker service has remodeled its seats with tapestries with Inca motifs, giving them a very local and indigenous touch, as well as the comfort of having ample room for their backpacks.
- The Vistadome train: The fastest and most comfortable way to visit Machu Picchu. On the trip, you can enjoy delicious snacks and drinks both hot and cold. Newly renovated cars, which are equipped with panoramic windows that allow you to enjoy a spectacular view and take wonderful pictures.
- The luxury train Hiram Bingham: It has 02 cars for passengers, a car bar and a car kitchen. The design of the cars is weird and luxurious, the extra wide tables of almost 3 meters and comfortable long seats 30 cm wider than others on the same route, these cars are among the most spacious and comfortable in the world.