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5 Jun 2017

4 May 2017

Belmond launches Belmond Las Casitas and South America's first luxury sleeper train, Belmond Andean Explorer

Today, Belmond enhances its Peru portfolio with the acquisition of Belmond Las Casitas in Colca Canyon and the launch of Belmond Andean Explorer, South America's first luxury sleeper train.

11 Apr 2017

Belmond Andean Explorer to set taste buds soaring as world renowned Peruvian Chef, Diego Muñoz is appointed Executive Chef

11 April 2017 – Belmond appoints world renowned creative chef and ambassador of Peruvian cuisine, Diego Muñoz as Executive Chef for South America's first luxury sleeper train, Belmond Andean Explorer - launching in Peru on 4th May 2017.

Overview: Belmond Andean Explorer

Launching in May 2017, Belmond Andean Explorer takes you to some of the most breathtaking scenery in the world.

From Cusco, the ancient capital of the Inca Empire—traversing the highest plains of the Andes—to the reflective beauty of Lake Titicaca. Take the opportunity to explore the vast Colca Canyon then continue towards the city centre of Arequipa, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

An alternative itinerary can also be taken from Arequipa to Cusco in reverse.


Belmond Andean Explorer is South America’s first luxury train that combines genuine daytime getaways with sleeping accommodations at night, all while traversing the Peruvian Andes.

The Belmond Andean Explorer train travels along one of the highest train routes in the world, crossing through breathtaking cities on its way from Cusco to Lake Titicaca (Puno) and Arequipa, and exploring natural wonders and ancient kingdoms on one and two-night trips.

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