- Embark on a journey like no other The Hiram Bingham luxury train links Poroy, near the ancient city of Cusco, to the Lost City of Machu Picchu via the dramatic valley of the Urubamba River. Named after the explorer who rediscovered the Inca citadel, the Hiram Bingham takes travellers through some of the most romantic scenery in Peru. The train has two dining cars, an observation and bar car and a kitchen car and can carry up to 84 passengers. Decorated in the style of 1920s Pullman carriages, each car is furnished in polished wood and brass with large comfortable armchairs. The trip includes appetisers, brunch, live music and a gourmet dinner on board, as the train travels through spectacular and ever-changing scenery. For many, a trip to Machu Picchu is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The Hiram Bingham assures a magical journey, never to be forgotten. It departs later in the day than most other services, allowing passengers to enjoy the citadel in the late afternoon calm. The journey can be made either as a day excursion, or with an overnight stay at Machu Picchu Sanctuary Lodge and a guide is available to accompany passengers.