"a train stop,half way from cusco to juliaca....." Sicuani by cbeaujean

Sicuani Travel Guide: 6 reviews and 22 photos

338km in 9 hours,3500m average altitude

from cusco to juliaca (and puno/arequipa) through la raya pass (4321m high),watershed between vilcanota river to amazonian basin and titicaca lake.

a spectacular rail trip in 19 steps!

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:exciting travel by train
  • Cons:a special car,only for tourists!
  • In a nutshell:mixture of civilizations
  • Intro Updated May 28, 2003
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  • metteks's Profile Photo
    Jun 13, 2007 at 8:14 AM

    What a great ride. We stayed in Sicuai for a couple of days, but didn't take the train as it didn't run that day.

  • BluBluBlu's Profile Photo
    Aug 16, 2005 at 9:03 AM

    Truly wonderful pages on Sicuani! I could not believe they were not rated...so I rated everyone! I'll pop back to your pages again! Happy travels, Blu

  • Aquamantos's Profile Photo
    Jun 12, 2003 at 2:06 PM

    Trains are always a wonderful way to travel....

  • chancay's Profile Photo
    Jun 3, 2003 at 7:26 AM

    Excelent photostory to give an impression of rural life and scenery in Peru


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