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Peruvian Highlands

Cusco – Puno – Arequipa

2 nights

Embark on the ultimate Peruvian escape and journey from Cusco to Arequipa in style, visiting charming Puno and the majestic Lake Titicaca. Tours each day let uncover the hidden gems of this fascinating land.

The Peruvian Highlands journey departs every Thursday morning.

Includes

  • Luxury accommodation aboard the train
  • All onboard meals and beverages
  • Onboard entertainment
  • Excursions as stated in the itinerary
  • Bilingual guides (Spanish - English)

Itinerary

01

Cusco

Board the Andean Explorer in Cusco, the ancient capital of the Inca Empire. Get comfortable and relax in your deluxe cabin as the train begins its journey southeast to Puno.

Savour your first lunch on board in one of the elegant dining cars. Refined Andean specialities are served with contemporary flair.

Take in the stunning La Raya mountain range at one of our stops, before preparing for an elegant dinner on board. Afterwards, you can head to the bar car and chat with your fellow passengers as the train continues its journey to Lake Titicaca, where it will stop for the night

02

Puno

Awake early to catch the breathtaking sunrise across Lake Titicaca, before enjoying a delicious breakfast on board.

Today's tour explores the eclectic beauty and rich biodiversity of Lake Titicaca, the largest lake in South America, which is also home to several islands. You will take the traditional boat ride to the islands of the Uros, extraordinary artificial islands created from carefully woven reeds that are constantly renewed.

Enjoy lunch at the Puno Muelle hangar and then depart to the Saracocha lagoon. On the way, you will enjoy cocktails and canapés on board. Arrive in Saracocha where we will spend the night and enjoy a wonderful dinner.

03

Arequipa

Watch the sunrise surrounded by the breathtaking scenery of Lake Lagunillas and then enjoy a delicious breakfast. Later visit the Sumbay caves, home to fascinating cave paintings estimated to be over 8000 years old.

Return to the train for lunch as the trains continues to Arequipa. Here we bid farewell as you disembark, either for a panoramic city tour or for your transfer to the airport.

Please note: You may choose to leave the train early at Cañahuas and continue on to explore Colca Canyon. A sweeping area of breathtaking beauty and one of the world’s deepest canyons, you’ll spot countless example of Inca and Pre-Inca architecture alongside alpacas, eagles and the mighty Andean condor. Additional supplement applies.

Belmond Las Casitas del Colca

Extend your Adventure

See more of Peru and explore the breathtaking beauty of Colca Canyon. Choose to leave the train early at Cañahuas and escape to La Casitas, A Belmond Hotel, Colca Canyon. A tranquil retreat surrounded by the beauty of the canyon, it’s the perfect place to unwind.

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Belmond Las Casitas del Colca

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