Journey from Buenos Aires to Lima

September 08-28, 2019

Confirmed Upcoming Railway Tours in South America

South American Train Adventures

11 – 27 July, 2019

Train travel and Train spotting are the main ingredients of this tour — a trip for train enthusiasts. Highlights are journeys on the Arica – La Paz Railroad, we investigate the private railway from Machacamarca to Unica in Bolivia and follow the Ghost Railway from the Chilean Border with Bolivia to Calama. We end the Trip south of Santiago de Chile traveling on the “Last Ramal” from Talca to Constitucion and on the “Corto Laja” from Concepcion to Laja.

Journey from Buenos Aires to Lima

08 – 28 September 2019

The Journey from Buenos Aires to Lima is an out-of-the-common tour that will take you from Buenos Aires, Argentina through Bolivia to Lima, Peru in a 21-day once in a lifetime adventure! During the Journey we travel on the Train to the Clouds in Argentina, the Wara Wara Express in Bolivia, and the Perurail Titicaca Train and the First Class Incarail Train in Peru. We explore during the trip sites like Cafayate Valley, the Uyuni Salt Flat, the Lake Titicaca, and the citadel of Machu Picchu.

Trains & Coffee in Colombia & Panama

November 07 – 22, 2019

We discover Train journeys in Colombia and Panama. An exceptional experience is a journey on the “Motorrodillo,” a motorbike on rails, from Santiago to Cisneros on the old Antioquia Railroad crossing the longest Railway Tunnel in South America. In Medellin, you get introduced to the Colombian Flower Industry, visiting a large Hydrangeas Farm. After you get a climps behind the scenes  of a good cup of Coffee, we continue the trip to Panama where we travel on the Trans-Oceanic Train discovering the Panama Canal.

Train Travel across South America

WE ORGANIZE TRAIN TRAVEL WITH A SPECIAL TOUCH OF ADVENTURE WHERE THE JOURNEY COUNTS AS MUCH AS THE DESTINATION…

When you do an Expedition with Rail South America, you go with pioneers in train travel across South America. Rail South America shows you some of the most extraordinary places in Latin America. Our escorted tours are planned and continuously refined with almost two decades of travel expertise in the region.

New on the Rail South America Blog

Peru wins 4 World Travel Awards
Peru

Peru wins 4 World Travel Awards

The Commission for the Promotion of Peru for Export and Tourism (PROMPERÚ) has been awarded by the World Travel Awards (WTA) for the fourth consecutive …

Read More →
Exploring Argentina with the Tren a Las Nubes: Argentina's Train to the Clouds
Argentina

Exploring Argentina with the Tren a Las Nubes: Argentina’s Train to the Clouds

The Tren a las Nubes is covering one of the most famous scenic train routes in Argentina. Translated, Tren a las Nubes means “Train to …

Read More →
Explore Argentina by train: La Trochita (Old Patagonian Express)
Argentina

Explore Argentina by train: La Trochita (Old Patagonian Express)

Argentina is one of the most beautiful countries on Earth, and there are several ways that you can explore it. One of the best ways …

Read More →