Tren Ecuador: Luxury Train Experience


(Quito – Guayaquil), Ecuador

Experience the wonders of Ecuador on board Tren Crucero, recognized as the Leading Luxury Train in South America. Modern, electric-diesel, and lovingly restored, antique steam locomotives pull a high quality convoy of two luxury, Colonial and Republican-style passenger cars carrying just fifty passengers, to ensure personalized service for all. A bar and gift-shop car with two comfortable observation lounges and an open-air terrace complete the setup of this comfortable, select boutique train.

Tren Crucero’s guides and bartenders are deeply passionate about their land and culture, and are ready to satisfy your curiosity at any time while you enjoy the view. Snacks, fresh-made juices, coffee, tea, soft and alcoholic drinks (extra charge) are available all day. Some meals are also served on board, while others are part of the tours. Nights are spent in charming countryside hotels and haciendas. Feel the joy of discovering the hidden secrets of Ecuador with our carefully selected collection of Tren Crucero experiences. All partners are local tourism companies with high standards of social and environmental responsibility and a deep commitment to the communities they serve. The Train of Wonder itinerary is available Southbound from Quito to Guayaquil (Tuesdays–Fridays) or Northbound as the Train to the Clouds from Guayaquil to Quito (Sunday–Wednesday).

Package Includes:

  • Transportation on board Tren Crucero; land transportation during the itinerary
  • All meals including snacks and soft drinks on board
  • English/Spanish speaking guide
  • Excursions as detailed in the itinerary
  • Accommodation each night at charming haciendas and countryside hotels
  • Luggage porterage at hotels


Yellow Fever vaccination recommended if visiting certain areas of Ecuador and may be mandatory to enter certain countries. Travel medical insurance is mandatory for those entering Ecuador.
Altitude ranges from 80 to 3,610m above sea level. Alcoholic beverages not included. Airport and departure taxes are included where applicable, subject to change at any time.
Pricing based on two passengers travelling together. 2019-2020 pricing available upon request.
Optional tours and activities not included. Blackout periods apply.  For terms and conditions, click here.
Ongoing monitoring of the Zika virus continues around the world including Central, South America and the Caribbean. Please evaluate your risks before travelling.

Tour Code: LA2118