Hiram Bingham

Belmond luxury train journey Machu Picchu

Luxury train journey towards Machu Picchu

The Belmond Hiram Bingham is an exclusive, luxury train carrying up to 84 passengers and travels between Cusco and the Lost City of the Incas in unforgettable style.

Decorated in the style of 1920s Pullman carriages, each has been furnished in polished wood and brass with large comfortable armchairs. As you board, the tables are exquisitely set with gleaming crystal and polished cutlery.

The maître d’ will invite you to enjoy brunch or a gastronomic dinner, specially created by the onboard chef. The Belmond Hiram Bingham assures a magical journey, never to be forgotten.

You will love

  • One of the world‘s great train journeys
  • Travel the scenic Sacred Valley of the Incas
  • Gastronomic experience
  • The Observation Car
  • 1920s Pullman Carriage style

At a glance


Departure from Poroy train station (20 minutes drive from Cusco)


Arrival at Machu Picchu station. Transfer by bus to the Sanctuary


Tour of the ruins


Afternoon Tea at the Belmond Sanctuary Lodge


Transfer to Machu Picchu train station


Train departs for Cusco


Arrival at Poroy train station


A selection of the finest safari camps

Belmond Hiram Bingham Train

The Belmond Hiram Bingham is an exclusive, luxury train carrying up to 84 passengers and travels between Cusco and the Lost City of the Incas in unforgettable style. It assures a magical journey, never to be forgotten. Read more


START: Poroy train station     |     Finish: Poroy train station

Belmond Hiram Bingham runs round trip journeys every day, except on Sundays.

Guests can also enjoy a one-way trip on the Belmond Hiram Bingham.

Poroy train station is located a 20 minute drive from Cusco.

Exellent and wonderful, reaching way above expectations.

Elizabeth Mackintosh

Julia you did a fantastic job - everything was first class. Well organised, efficient and stress free. We all agreed it was the best holiday we've ever had. Cant wait to travel with CSC again.

Milford family

We are so happy we put our trust in CSC, we had an amazing adventure and would recommend them to anyone.

Kim & Brad Balance

The trip exceeded my expectations and was the best family holiday I have ever had. Our children simply loved it and now I know more about African wildlife than they do about our own farm animals.

Rowntree family

Classic Safari are the people who genuinely know other culture and offer incredible insight to perfectly meet your expectations.

Melanie McMillan & Iain Jones

We loved it all. Our son wants to go back tomorrow. We would ALL go back again!

Laurence & Remi Cunningham

An amazing experience - the best family holiday we have ever had. We were extremely impressed by the meticulous attention to our itinerary. I can't speak highly enough of all the elements of this exciting journey!

Sheryl & Robert Taylor

Thank you for making our trip to Africa so spectacular. The attention to detail really made it special. It really was the trip of a lifetime.

Paul Cozzi

Very knowledgeable and patient. Our trip was all that we hoped for. Wonderful!

Jane & Robert Happell

Everything was perfect! Advice and information on destinations and activities hit everything I had hoped to experience. I contacted the Classic Safari Company upon recommendation and have now, in turn, recommended to others.

Tim Bradley

You can't improve on perfection. I had my best birthday and holiday with my family celebrating my 80th birthday in Africa. Everything that Julia organised was perfect and the whole trip was a highlight!

Buckingham Family

The trip of a lifetime, couldn't have dreamt of a better adventure if I tried.

Emma Jeffcoat

Absolutely everything was first class & so well organised.

Simon & Jackie Adams

Classic Safari Company has done it again! A unique experience that ticked all the boxes - wildlife, culture and dining experience. A dream come true!

Ros Wheeler

Their experience and knowledge of Africa is evident and we couldn't have been happier with the total package. This has given us a taste for Africa - now we are ready for more.

Andrew & Pip Stevens

If you want the most sensational experience in Africa let Julia and the staff at Classic Safari Co plan it for you! Their knowledge, expertise and enthusiasm for their job means your every wish will be fulfilled.

Miriam & Joseph Harrison

Classic Safari is the place to go to for "top end" adventure travel.

Ron & Alison Guthrie

Classic Safari Company were brilliant - 10/10

Di & Kingsley Yates

The Classic Safari Company is the best I have dealt with. Extremely knowledgeable & professional, friendly, patient & understanding of first timers to Africa.

Annette Whiley

It certainly was the best trip we have EVER had. The experiences were mind blowing.  We want everyone we know to experience Africa - the animals, the people - magical.

Jo-anne & Dean Mifsud

Would do it all again and not change a moment. Best holiday ever!

The McGowan Tribe

An absolutely fantastic travel company - every one of the many trips they have organised for us over 22 years have been faultless and fabulous.

Judith & Roger Williams

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