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Devil´s Nose train tour

The historic Ecuador express

Ecuador´s train line connecting highlands to coast has been renovated for tourism; this tour takes you to ride the most iconic part of the route: the fearsome devil´s nose!

  • Ride the famed Devils Nose Train. The impressive descent is around 800 meters, down switchbacks from Alausi to the small station of Sibambe
  • Free time to enjoy the train museum at Sibambe station
  • Visit the incredible Cotopaxi National Park
  • Overnight comfortably at a historic hacienda
  • Enjoy a short visit to the valley of the waterfalls at Baños on the way home

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Devil´s Nose train tour

Prices per person 2020

  • 2 passengers
  • $485 Standard
  • $550 Comfortable
  • 3 passengers
  • $395 Standard
  • $480 Comfortable
  • 4 passengers
  • $340 Standard
  • $445 Comfortable
  • 5 passengers
  • $330 Standard
  • $420 Comfortable
  • 6 passengers
  • $325 Standard
  • $410 Comfortable

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  • DAY 1Cotopaxi National Park Tour + Private transfer to the city of Riobamba, where you will spend the night at a beautiful local hacienda.
  • DAY 2Devil´s Nose train ride + Valley of the waterfalls tour in Baños + Private transfer back to your hotel Quito.


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  • Accommodation in double / twin rooms (or triple for odd-numbered groups who do not wish to pay any single supplement)
  • Private transport with local Spanish-speaking driver throughout tour (pickup / drop-off at hotel in Quito city)
  • English-speaking guide at Cotopaxi & train ride
  • All meals and visits as listed
  • Train fare


  • Single supplement (applies for a single room for somebody travelling within a group). If you are travelling alone then please ask our staff for a solo traveler price quote
  • Pickup / drop-off at airport or in Quito valley area (this service costs extra)
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips
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Tour Dates

  • This tour is available to start on any day throughout the year.

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