The Belmond Hiram Bingham Train

 

The Belmond Hiram Bingham Train

Yesterday's Luxury For The Modern Traveler

A 2020 must-do is 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 past 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.

 

 
 

 
 
 

 
 

Delta Private Jets & Wheels Up

unparalleled travel options

Four Seasons Hotel Westlake Village

Wellness the SoCal Way

Iconic Santorini

Overlook the Aegean Sea

Canyon Ranch Wellness Retreat

Woodside California

Four Seasons Explorer

For superlative diving experiences

Monte-Carlo Beach Hotel

Summer of 2021 Fantasy

Hotel Manapany St. Barths

Hotel Manapany St. Barths

Monaco The Largefeld Way

El Invernadero New Summer Quarters

Beaches Turks & Caicos.

Key West Village

Dorado Beach A Ritz-Carlton Reserve

EROSANTORINI

Sumaq Machu Picchu Hotel

Restorative Incan Vitality

THE RUNWAY CHALET

A JFK Alpine Hideaway

Jade Mountain Resort In St. Lucia

We Revisit True Island Luxury And Infinite Beauty

Les Chalets du Mont d’Arbois

Now A Four Seasons Hotel

The Belmond Hiram Bingham Train

A 2020 Must-Do

Puerta Vallarta, A Culinary Destination

Savor and Sip!

Pool Hopping in St. Barts

St. Barth Jetaway

Portland Harbor Hotel

Smartly Chic In Old Port

Portland Maine

Trendy And Traditional

Etihad 787-9 To Milan

Milan is Calling

Virgin Atlantic A350

New Comforts Same Glamour

$50,000 A Night Penthouse Four Seasons New York

Untold luxuries

L'Horizon Resort and Spa In Palm Springs

Desert Chic

Fly Tradewind

Travel with Ease

Delta's Newest Airbus A330-900neo

Setting New Standards

B Signature Hotels & Resorts

This Fall - Welcome Back To Chic Travels

Hotel Excelsior Dubrovnik

Picture perfect luxury.

Villa Orion

Villa Orion, St Barths

A Weekend In San Miguel

Charmingly Sophisticated

Hotel Matilda San Miguel de Allende

Contemporary Bliss

Côte d’Azur Road Trip

Ultimate Ride & Drive By Grand-Hôtel du Cap-Ferrat

Delta A220 First Flight

Delta A220 First Flight

Silver Origin

Grand Miramar All Luxury Suites and Residences - Luxury With A View

Overlooking the Bay of Bandaris and Puerto Vallarta

Spice Island Beach Resort

Grenada

TWA Hotel

Jet -Set Style at JFK

FOUR SEASONS ASTIR PALACE HOTEL ATHENS

The First Four Seasons Experience in Greece

A Natural Wonder - Honeymoon Island State Park.

Chilling with Rolls-Royce in the French Alps

Roll-Royce in Courchevel

Little Beach House Malibu Soho House

Little Beach House Malibu Soho House

Meet Delta Air Lines' New State-Of-The-Art Airbus A220-100

Aston Martin & Waldorf Astoria When The Best Come Together

Art and Chocolate In Puerto Vallarta

Art and Artisans In Paradise

Four Seasons Jet

EVA 's New Boeing 787

EVA's New Luxury

Four Seasons Hotel And Residences

São Paulo At Nacoes

Villa Premiere Puerto Vallarta

Cosmopolitan Chic

Touring the best historic hotels in Portugal in a Bentley

Bentley Continental GT

Four Seasons and NetJets

Four Seasons and NetJets Delivery The Ultimate In Travel

The Island of Gods: Experience The Westin Resort Nusa Dua, Bali

Emirates A380 10 Years Later

Going To New Heights. Emirates A380 10 years of excellance.

The Chesterfield Palm Beach

Villa Lyra

Villa Lyra

Keep Fit on Vacation

Beautiful Cardio

TAP Air Portugal

Front of Cabin Executive Class Service

Acqualina Resort and Spa

Sunny Isles Beach

Sandals Ochi Beach Resort

Introducing The All Butler Village and More.

Delta Private Jets

New Sky Access

Memmo Príncipe Real

An Enclave of High Style