Ecuador's Tren Crucero
4 Days | Individual Trip | Maximum 50 Guests
Experience the wonders of Ecuador on board the Tren Crucero. Modern, electric-diesel and restored steam locomotives pull a convoy of two passenger carriages carrying a maximum of fifty passengers from Quito to Duran or vice versa. A bar car with lounge and an observation car complete the setup of the Tren Crucero.
The guides and train staff are passionate about the train and its journey and are always ready to reply to your questions and serve you. That you enjoy the breathtaking scenery a maximum, you travel on the Tren Crucero during the day and spend the nights in characterful countryside hotels and haciendas along the railroad.
Explore Ecuador during the excursions that are organized daily from the Tren Crucero. Learning about the cacao bean and chocolate production, stroll through traditional indigenous markets, visit artisans’ workshops, meet the last “ice-harvester” in Ecuador are only a few activities among many other adventures you do during the trip.
- Enjoy a comfortable train journey aboard the luxurious Tren Crucero. Relax being papered by staff members of the train.
- Breathtaking, contrasting scenery passes in front of your train window when the train travels during 3 days across the Ecuadorian Andes and 1 Day across the tropical, flat coastal region.
- Take the pleasure in traveling over the Devil’s Nose and live one of the most famous train adventures in South America. The train overcomes an altitude difference of 500 m on 12 km railroad.
- Participate in the daily excursions that are organized daily from the train.
- Stay overnight in haciendas and historical inn’s along the railroad.
Dates & Rates
Departure Dates 2019 Tren Crucero from Quito to Guayaquil:
Oct 15, Oct 29, Nov 12, Nov 26, Dec 10
Departure Dates 2019 Tren Crucero from Guyaquil to Quito:
Oct 19, Nov 02, Nov 16, Nov 30, Dec 14, Dec 27
Departure Dates 2020 Tren Crucero from Quito to Guayaquil:
Jan 07, Feb 18, Mar 17, Apr 14, May 19, Jun 02, Jun 23, Jul 28, Aug 25, Sep 15, Oct 06, Nov 03, Nov 24, Dec 15
Departure Dates 2020 Tren Crucero from Guyaquil to Quito:
Jan 11, Feb 22, Mar 21, Apr 18, May 23, Jun 06, July 04, Aug 01, Aug 29, Sep 19, Oct 24, Nov 07, Nov 28, Dec 19
- All Tren Crucero Departures from $1735