Vistadome Vs Expedition Train


The Vistadome is the ideal train for those who want to feel like you are part of the nature and the countryside as you pass by on your way to Machu Picchu. Then the Vistadome is exactly what you’re looking for!

Surrounded entirely by glass and cars with large panoramic windows, offering incomparable scenic views and innumerous opportunities to capture amazing pictures. Vistadome travellers feel connected and part of the impressive landscape of Peru. Perurail provides travellers on board personalised and first class service to give them an unforgettable life experience.

The Vistadome has two stations of departure to Machu Picchu: Cusco (Poroy – Located 25mins away from Cusco ) and the Sacred Valley (Ollantaytambo – Located 2 hours away from Cusco).

The Vistadome also has air conditioning and heating, leather seats that adjust the body to provide comfort and relaxation during the entire trip.

The Vistadome has a different class of service, which allows the visitor to be immersed and feel the andean Culture through its landscapes, music, dance and even food carefully prepared with local ingredients.

Best price: US$57 this price its only for the way back and includes the transfer back to the hotel.

Connect your senses through a sophisticated sensory on-board travel experience with the best comfort and quality service


The Expedition is a service designed for traveller’s comfort, with four passenger seats located facing each other, so you can share your experience with each other. For faithful backpack, they offer racks placed above the seats. This train has panoramic windows, air conditioning, heating, snacks, and Andean music that creates a cheerful atmosphere. 

Expedition service departs from Ollantaytambo:  in the Sacred Valley of the Incas, located 2 hours away from Cusco.  You take a private van from Cusco to meet the train in Ollantaytambo and when you return from Aguas Calientes you meet your private van to return to Cusco and your hotel.

Our standard tours and treks includes the EXPEDITIONS TRAIN which RUNS from Ollantaytambo – Aguas Calienets – Ollantaytambo.

This is a travel experience with all the quality and benefits of Peru rail at a lower cost for the traveler than the Vistadome Train.