Andean Explorer, A Belmond Train


Tour through the hidden gems of this Peruvian landscape.

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Property Overview

Board the Andean Explorer, a Belmond South American train that takes guests through an unparalleled journey across the Andean highlands. Travel in unique style between Cusco, Puno, and Arequipa while enjoying spectacular views and sites such as Lake Titicaca and the Sumbay Caves. On board, guests can enjoy local culinary specialties in their dining cars, delicious cocktails in the bar car, and special treatments in their spa car.


SmartFlyer Exclusives

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Fully flexible on board credit: 100 USD equivalent per person per journey and 45 USD equivalent per person for day trips
  • A 500 USD equivalent gift voucher when booking a 5,000 USD equivalent or more holiday with Belmond, redeemable on your next Belmond experience
  • Welcome amenity and letter
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi


Agent Tips

  • The Picaflor Spa Car is open for all guests, providing spa treaments such as their signature Andean Ritual.
What's Included?

Every journey is different to adapt to the ever-changing landscape

The Andean Explorer has several routes that pass through Cusco, Puno, and Arequipa and back. Every trip includes luxury accommodation aboard the train, all onboard meals and beverages, onboard entertainment, and excursions specific to each itinerary. Thanks to the region's seasonality, every journey is different to adapt to the ever-changing landscape. the route is incredible and crossing the Andes by train makes it even more special.

A soothing blend of signature Peruvian accents.

Andean Explorer, A Belmond Train features thirty-five cabins for guests to enjoy. In contrast to the striking landscape that glides past, each twin or double cabin offers a soothing blend of signature Peruvian accents and in-built oxygen for additional comfort at high altitudes. Their suite cabins feature a plush double bed and cozy seating area, ideal for guests that want some extra legroom onboard their retreat.
Restaurant + Bar

Delicious meals inspired by the local sights and sounds

The train's two elegant dining cars – Llama and Muña – serve meals all day. Bright and elegant, each space is ideal for delighting in menus that feature the best of Peru’s world-renowned cuisine. Using delicious Andean ingredients, the chefs craft delicious meals inspired by the local sights and sounds. Take respite in Maca, a convivial space in which to relax over afternoon tea and pre-dinner cocktails with fellow passengers. Here, guests can enjoy a serenade from the resident pianist. The Observation Car also provides enchanting outdoor views of the sweeping Andean landscape.
  • Who's it for?
    Andean Explorer, A Belmond Train is perfect for adventure lovers who are interested in exploring the South American landscape. These train journeys provide a wide range of experiences for those interested in cultural excursions that encourage exploration. Afterwards, guests are encouraged to enjoy all the pampering aboard this exclusive train.
  • Location
    Andean Explorer, A Belmond Train makes stops at Cusco's Wanchaq Train Station, Puno's Puno Muelle Station, and Arequipa's Arequipa Train Station.

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