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Birthday day out of city

NIice day out of city for a birthday celebration. Food included in upper priced ticket was just... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A very pleasant and inexpensive excursion from Quito.

We loved the "Volcanoes Train." It was a great way to see some of the countryside around Quito and... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
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Estacion de Chimbacalle en Quito, Quito 170150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

NIice day out of city for a birthday celebration. Food included in upper priced ticket was just adequate and you can buy food at all the stops along the way. Would do that another time. Highlight was passing through areas that you could see daily...More

1  Thank esshop
Reviewed 16 June 2018

We loved the "Volcanoes Train." It was a great way to see some of the countryside around Quito and to experience a bit of native culture. The park at the end of the line was lovely, and our English-speaking guide was gracious and informative. The...More

1  Thank BillR8888
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We decided to go to Alausi to tried the train that goes to the Nariz del Diablo ( devils nose). It was amazing, beautiful landscapes, extreme ride, dancers and the guide was great. He spoke Spanish and English. If you visit Ecuador take a train...More

2  Thank Maria P
Reviewed 1 April 2018

This was well worth the money. The train is comfortable with large windows for taking pictures of all the fabulous scenery. There is a bar car along with bathrooms in the cars. Each car has its own narrator (spanish and english). The train makes several...More

1  Thank MeowDr
Reviewed 30 November 2017

This train trip takes all day. Train goes rather slow, but the Ecuadorean countryside is beautiful. Tour guides are very good. Lots of information on the volcanoes. But very informational about Ecuador, its people, culture, geography, and history. They provide lunch at a lovely hacienda...More

1  Thank CaliTexAquaholic
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We travelled from Quito to El Boliche. The weather was good so excellent views of volcanoes all the way. Great to travel with local families not just tour groups. Had lunch at Machachi station which was plain but well cooked food. Commentar6 useful.

1  Thank OldieEastMidlands
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Well organized and clean comfortable train. Sit back and watch the city disappear and the countryside begin. Train was full of families, nice to hear the sound of kids. A clear day, we saw all the volcanoes with no cloud cover, fantastic. Our guide was...More

1  Thank Keemoog99
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I went on a field trip with coworkers from Quito to Machachi and part of the fun was enjoying the slow but nice train ride to Machachi and El Boliche. You can see animals, local farms and flowers that will delight your trip. Once you...More

1  Thank lupilove04
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This company works very hard to make sure you have a good time. We sure did. It seemed expensive but once we were on it, we could see that the cost was well worth it. Staff are smiling, knowledgeable and friendly. Trains were well maintained...More

2  Thank Dave D
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Ecuador is known for it Andes and this is one of the best ways to see it. You're lucky if you take this tour on a nice day, because the mountain weather can be cold and very foggy. Yet, this is a fun, relatively quick...More

2  Thank Melanie A
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