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Awesome experience!

We had little to go on, just that a train went thru the mountains and Copper Canyon from West of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WyoRaised
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Jackson, Wyoming
Amasing trip.

My brother and I travelled from Chihuahua Mexico to Los Mochis on this train. It was a trip of a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kenserviss
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Melfort, Canada
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¡The most espectacular train trip in the world! Every day since 1961, El Chepe ventures into imposing landscapes of the Sierra Tarahumara, until it reaches the area that encompasses the most representative characteristics of the Tarahumara culture...more
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Calle Mendez y 24 | Col. Pacífico, Chihuahua 31030, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had little to go on, just that a train went thru the mountains and Copper Canyon from West of Chihuahua, Mexico to El Fuerte, Mexico and beyond. The Copper Canyon was three times as large as the Grand Canyon of the southern US. My...More

1  Thank WyoRaised
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My brother and I travelled from Chihuahua Mexico to Los Mochis on this train. It was a trip of a life time. The route took 90 years to complete with dozens of tunnels and bridges built. You travel from the arid plains and then pass...More

4  Thank kenserviss
FerrocarrilChepe, Atención a Clientes at Chepe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Kenser: Thank you very much for your feedback, we are happy to hear that you had a great experience.

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

It was a long journey to Copper Canyon but it seems like the most worthwhile way to see the wonderful views of Mexico. There’s a food wagon for those who want to eat...so be sure to bring some munchies if you plan to stay at...More

2  Thank Nomadic_Thoughts
FerrocarrilChepe, Atención a Clientes at Chepe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback Nomadic, we are happy that you enjoyed the wonderful views.

Reviewed 22 May 2018

This train was comfortable and the scenery was second to none. to arrive at Copper Canyon and see something 7 times the size of the grand canyon was breathtaking. This trip should be listed as on of the worlds great train journeys.

4  Thank Joe E
FerrocarrilChepe, Atención a Clientes at Chepe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your feedback Joe, we are happy to know you had a unique experience.

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

This is over my 10th time I travel on the Chepe, it is an incredible experience with stunning views. The train is very modern and comfortable, staff very efficient. Copper canyon is something you can’t miss

4  Thank Javier C
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Getting tickets for this puppy is tricky. We bought tickets online a few months before for the trip from El Fuerte to Creel; assumed when we got confirmation number and credit card was charged, we were good. Not so- we were supposed to reply to...More

9  Thank Chicosalt
Reviewed 11 April 2018

My wife and I wanted to visit Copper Canyon, using Chepe and local transportation. Since neither of us speak Spanish, we had Les and Tammy at CCA arrange our "independent" travel. They were great: arranged all ground transportation (including meeting us at the Los Mochis...More

3  Thank Richard M
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We rode El Chepe from El Fuerte to Areponapuchi on a guided tour organized by Copper Canyon Adventures. It truly was an adventure. El Chepe was great, our guide was fantastic, in addition, the tour was well organized. We saw so much: beautiful mountains and...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The train is very good, clean and perder You can see how the raramuris live The Food are OK The landscapes are so amazing

Thank Libertad V
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This is a different way to travel the north of Mexico. You can spent a few days visiting different little towns and one of the most impressive natural canyon “barrancas del cobre” the train is old and doesn’t have nice amenities, the first and the...More

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Michael S
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Response from kenserviss | Reviewed this property |
We booked through a travel agent in Phoenix.
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diatplay
24 June 2018|
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The Chepe Regional goes from Chihuahua to Los Mochis on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays. It departs form Chihuahua at 6:00 am.
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diatplay
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The Chepe Regional schedule is from Chihuahua to Los Mochis on Monday, Thursday and Saturday. From Los Mochis to Chihuahua on Tuesday, Friday and Sunday.
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