The Belmond Hiram Bingham Train

 

The Belmond Hiram Bingham Train

Yesterday's Luxury For The Modern Traveler

Time to step back to 1913 when Hiram Bingham trekked through the highlands and cloud forest of southern Peru to rediscover the lost Inca city of Machu Picchu. Today, travelers can relax in the old-world elegance of the Belmond Hiram Bingham train as the mysteries hidden in the captivating landscapes are revealed. At Poroy station, just outside Cusco, guests enjoy sipping champagne and folkloric performances before embarking on an adventure that will carry them through deep ravines, beautiful agricultural terraces. and breathtaking views of the imposing Andean mountain peaks. An informative knowledgeable guide will point out the Inca ruins at Ollantaytambo and a majestic scenic waterfall that may be seen along the way.

 

 
 

 

Cusco to Machu Picchu

Seated comfortably in a plush mahogany-lined dining car, one is seduced as much by the seamlessly unfolding countryside as by the gracious smiling attendants filling clinking glasses. A delicate brunch with local Peruvian ingredients is impeccably served accompanied by tinkling chandeliers. A short stroll leads passengers into the glass-domed viewing carriage and a bar that is bathed in dazzling sunshine. Traveling at elevations of over eleven thousand feet creates the illusion of flying through the snow-capped mountains. Hiram Bingham would not have been out of place in this classic bar. Passengers mingle as the bartender, David, mixes glamorous cocktails such as the national drink, The Pisco Sour. The time whizzes by as local artists fill the car with the sounds of Peruvian music.

For those in need of a breath of fresh air, there is a viewing platform situated at the back of the train. After three and a half hours, which passes all too quickly, the journey by railway comes to an end in the midst of the cloud forest of Aguas Calientes, the nearest town to Machu Picchu.

With truly excellent service and every conceivable comfort, the Belmond Hiram Bingham from Cusco to Machu Picchu is a remarkable, unforgettable experience and ranks as one of the great train journeys of the world. Belmond Hiram Bingham.

 

 
 

 
 
 

 
 

The Belmond Hiram Bingham Train

Los Cabos Pedregal

Waldorf Astoria

Inn at Diamond Cove

Naviva® Four Seasons Resort

Blancaneaux Lodge Resort

Riverside Luxury In Belize.

Four Seasons Private Jet

The Vintage Hotel & Spa Lisbon, Portugal

TAP Air Portugal

Front of Cabin Executive Class Service

Memmo Príncipe Real, Lisbon

Aggressor Adventures Bird watching

Maybourne Riviera

Monte-Carlo Beach Hotel

Fulfill Your Desire At The Ultimate OG

Monaco The Largefeld Way

San Miguel de Allende World's Best City

World's Best City

Yucatan Adventures

Hotel Excelsior Dubrovnik

Picture perfect luxury.

A Weekend In Budapest

Matild Palace, Budapest

Jade Mountain - St. Lucia

Villa Nanne Saint Barthélemy

Myconian Korali Relais & Chateaux

Iconic Santorini

Overlook the Aegean Sea

Etihad Airways A380 - NYC

An Eco-Adventure The Four Seasons Way

Aboard The AmaMagna

Queen Mary Two Remastered - A New Level Of Luxury

A new level of luxury on the Queen Mary 2

Virgin Voyages’ Scarlet Lady

Scarlet Lady

HondaJet Elite S

Virgin's A350

New Comforts Same Glamour

Acqualina
Resort and Spa

Sunny Isles Beach

Hotel Manapany St. Barths

Hotel Manapany St. Barths

Royalton Antigua

Casa Las Olas Costa Rica

L'Horizon Resort and Spa In Palm Springs

Desert Chic

The Delamar Southport

Luxury Retreat

Canyon Ranch Wellness Retreat

Woodside California

Seahorse Telchac

Seahorse Telchac

1000 Islands Harbor Hotel

On the Saint Lawrence River.

Delta's New A321neo

Hotel Bel Ami Apartments

Parisian Chic

White Desert's Echo Camp

Ritz-Carlton Mexico City

Gather Greene

Serenity

EROSANTORINI - Valentine's Escape

Le Blanc Spa Resort Cancun

All-Inclusive

Delamar West Hartford

The Fine Art Of Hospitality

Four Seasons Resort and Residences

Valef Yachts

Yucatan Eco Tours

Eden Rock
St. Barths

White Elephant Palm Beach

An Insider Spotlight

Four Seasons Resort Los Cabos

Conrad Tulum Riviera Maya

Villa Premiere In PV

The Perfect Weekend Escape

Getaway to Puerto Vallarta

Chocolate From Puerto Vallarta This Valentine's Day

The Goodtime Hotel

David Grutman & Pharrell Williams

Tradewind at 20

Travel with Ease

Four Seasons Resort Napa Valley

W View - St Barths

Chic

B Signature Hotels & Resorts

This Fall - Welcome Back To Chic Travels