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Chihuahua al Pacifico Railway

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Activities: Group tours/train
Description: One of the most scenic train trips in the world, it plunges travelers into...
One of the most scenic train trips in the world, it plunges travelers into 85 tunnels and over 37 bridges through Mexico's Copper Canyon.
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Magnificent independent train trip!

A friend and I took an independent tour of the Copper Canyon in northern Mexico using the Chihuahua al Pacifico Railway as our main means of transportation. Now, if you want to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2006
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Poolville, Texas
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Poolville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2006

A friend and I took an independent tour of the Copper Canyon in northern Mexico using the Chihuahua al Pacifico Railway as our main means of transportation. Now, if you want to do an orgnaized our, they are all over the place and vary in price. We planned this tour ourselves and had assistance from Yolonda at 3 Amigos in... More 

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Richmond, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2006

This was a great trip and one of my favorite trips to Mexico! I did an 8-day independent route from Chihuahua to El Fuerte then El Fuerte back to Chihuahua with overnight stops at Chihuahua, Bahuichivo/Cerocahui, El Fuerte, Posada Barrancas and Creel. The staff on the first class cars were great. There are railroad security police on each car (with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2005

This is a train ride you will never forget--some say it is overrated, but when you see the double loops at Temoris, you will know that there is no way to overrate this railroad! Be sure to start in the west, best from El Fuerte, since the premium part of the train ride is the next four hours from there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2003

The incredible ride on the Chihuahua RR. I actually was fortunate enough to experience it two times, in the mid-80's. Each time went halfway to Las Mochas, spent a couple of nights each time, then back. The most beautiful scenery is reputed to be between the Canyon and Chihuahua. The 2nd visit included my buddy from Dearborn, and two delightful... More 

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