South America’s first luxury sleeper train glides from Cuzco, across the lofty Andean plains, to the white city of Arequipa, visiting charming Puno and the majestic Lake Titicaca along the way. Note: A two day itinerary from Cuzco to Lake Titicaca is also available.

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Luxury rail journey along one of the highest train routes in the world

Breathtaking scenery and spellbinding natural wonders

Andean-inspired cuisine with locally sourced ingredients

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Andean Explorer Rail Journey

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Day 1

Cuzco - Lake Titicaca

Board the Andean Explorer and unwind as the train begins its journey towards Puno. Savour your first lunch of refined Andean specialties in one of the elegant dining cars. Visit Raqch’i, a fascinating archaeological site brimming with history. Return to the train just in time for tea. Soak up the sensational sunset over La Raya Mountain range as the train continues to Lake Titicaca. (L)(D)

Day 2

Lake Titicaca - Saracocha

Awake early to catch the breathtaking sunrise across Lake Titicaca. Take a boat ride out to the Uros, stunning man-made islands, carefully created from woven reeds. Continue to Taquile, a beautiful island with a way of life barely touched by time. Enjoy a traditional lunch before returning to the train. Sip on a Pisco sour at the stylish Piano Bar as the train continues to Saracocha. (B)(L)(D)

Day 3

Saracocha - Arequipa

Take an early morning excursion to the spellbinding Lake Lagunillas. Afterwards visit Sumbay Caves, home to fascinating cave paintings estimated to be almost 8000 years old. Return to the train for lunch as the trains continues to Arequipa. Bid farewell as you disembark for a panoramic tour of the ‘White City’. (B)(L)

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