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PeruRail - Vistadome

Av. Pachacuteq s/n | Distrito de Wanchaq, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 581414
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Machu Picchu Day Trip from Cusco
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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.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“fashion show” (607 reviews)
“train ride” (231 reviews)
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Av. Pachacuteq s/n | Distrito de Wanchaq, Cusco, Peru
+51 84 581414

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just amazing Rail trip from Ollantaytambo to Aguas Calientes! Try to sit on the left side of the train on the way to Aguas Calientes to have the best view of this amazing landscape! PeruRail gives snacks, but if you're really hungry, you'd better eat...More

Thank Fabiana H
Reviewed yesterday

Our Vistadome train to MP was an hour late. Staff told us that the next train to board would be an Inca Rail train, so those passengers lined up on the platform. But when the next train arrives, it was our Vistadome train. Needless to...More

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Thank hbkim62
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife and I plus another couples took this excellent train to Machu Picchu. At the suggestion of Perurail employees, we changed our trip to depart from Ollantaytambo instead of Poroy due to a worker's strike. Perurail,has been very ineffective in reimbursing the change in...More

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Thank A8338HIcarlos
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the train from Cusco to Machu Picchu from Poroy (there is another Cusco option - Ollantaytambo station - but Poroy is considerably closer to Cusco). The train was very clean and the staff were very nice. The view as you go from Cusco...More

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took this train from Ollayantaytambo to Macchu Picchu. Very comfortable, clean, great views along the way. We had a great sandwich also! The staff was very friendly! On the way home the staff put on a performance for us and fashion show. Eric was...More

Thank tammye89
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the best train journeys ever, the view was incredible and the service provided by Nicky, Ronal and Mitchell was second to none. REcommended

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 3 days ago

We took the early Vistadome train from the Ollantaytambo region to Aguas Calientes (to start our Machu Picchu adventure). It was excellent. From the moment you arrive at the station, there's the hustle bustle of passengers boarding big trains, you have your ticket in your...More

Thank LeeStJohn
Reviewed 5 days ago

A fantastic train trip from Ollayantaytambo to Machu Picchu. Incredible scenery, train very comfortable and a great way to start your special visit to one of the worlds most spectacular sights.

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Thank DevonDuffield
Reviewed 5 days ago

Traveling throughout Peru with EF Tours, and happen to go on a train ride with Vistadome: a perfect and wonderful way to end the day with the performance done by Andres, Christian, Daniela, and Yuset! The train ride was enjoyable, and the performance about the...More

Thank Lorena S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We took the early morning Vistadome from the Belmond Rio Sagrado hotel direct to Agues Calientes, the gateway to Machu Picchu. The train was on time, and beautifully maintained with large open windows and very comfortable table seating. They serve a light cake and coffee...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
If I book our Vistadome tickets to Machu Picchu on PeruRail, will they assign seats when I order online? Do I have any choice, and if so, which seats give the best view?
2 May 2017|
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Response from Mon55 | Reviewed this property |
They usually give you a carriage number and a choice of several seats. The left hand side was best when we went up as it was along side the river and offered great views. Right hand side best on return but it does depend if... More
Is it correct that carry on bags are limited to 10 lbs? Staying two days in Aguas Caliente and would like a little more.
18 April 2017|
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Response from Lyann D | Reviewed this property |
you can always call them or send them an email but I don't think there is any restriction on weight
Hi, Can someone please confirm the following: Ollantaytambo - MP carriage A Seat 1 is this the very 1st row of seat with a nice view forward? MP - Cusco carriage F Seat 1 will this mean that I am in the 1st row seat but will be looking at the rear of carriage E? Thank you in advance!
7 April 2017|
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Response from Ariegato | Reviewed this property |
We got same carriage A. It is the first train and seat 1 means you will be seating at the window but fronting the other way. But don't worry the view is fantastic, especially the Vistadome