We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Devils Nose Train and Ingapirca Complex Tour

Select Date and Travellers
From
US$58.99
Date
2 travellers
Options
Highlights
    What to Expect
    Itinerary
    This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Polylepis Tours, Cuenca 010101 Ecuador

    We leave early in the morning at about 7am / 7:15am northbound to reach Alausí.

    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Estacion Ferrocarril, Alausi Ecuador

    We will board the train at 11am board which was a day called the most difficult railway in the world to make the stretch of the Devil's Nose, this ride will take us around 2h30min.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Ingapirca Archaeological Complex, Ingapirca Ecuador

    After lunch we head to the Ingapirca complex and here the guide will explain about the Cañari and Inca cultures traveling by sectors Cañari-Inca walls and appreciating the unique elliptical temple which was the Tahuantinsuyo.

    Duration: 2 hours
    Show More
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up at hotels or apartment
    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    Duration
    11h
    Return Details
    Hotels or apartments in Cuenca
    Inclusions
    • Lunch ( less in code TG1)
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Professional guide
    • Lunch
    Exclusions
    • Drinks
    • Train tickets ($33 each)
    • Personal expenses
    • Entry/Admission - Estacion Ferrocarril
    • Entry/Admission - Ingapirca Archaeological Complex
    Show More
    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Train tickets are not included, If you wish we can buy the tickets for you and you can return the money the day of the tour($33 each) Please contact us: info@polylepistours.com
    • Child rate applies only when sharing with 1 paying adult
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Train tickets are subject to availability at Tren Ecuador
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
    10Reviews4Q&A
    Traveller rating
    • 7
    • 2
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    • Filter
    • English
    Popular mentions
    I love Latin America and my first ever trip to Ecuador did not disappoint. Devil’s Nose Train - This is a must do if you’re visiting Cuenca. Breathtaking views overseeing the mountains and valleys on this historical rail-line. Commentary is also provided in English and
    Read more
    Review collected in partnership with this attraction
    Response from Polylepis T, Gerente at Devils Nose Train and Ingapirca Complex Tour
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Hello dear friend See. We thank you for your comment and trusting in our service, we are so happy that you've liked the tour Devil´s Nose Train + Ingapirca Ruins, it´s a nice option to learn more about the railway in Ecuador and the history our towns. We hope to see you again soon. Greetings from Polylepis Tours Ecuador Team
    Read more
    The tracks are a spectacular accomplishment and the ride is fantastic. Marvelous views Very touristy though.
    Read more
    Response from Polylepis T, Gerente at Devils Nose Train and Ingapirca Complex Tour
    Responded 7 Aug 2019
    Hello Dear Rick Thank you for trusting in our services Devil´s Nose Train + Ingapirca, it´s agood option to learn more about our Ecuador, and it's a very visit and interesting pleace Thank you so much for your review Greetings from Polylepis Tours Team
    Read more
    I really enjoyed this tour. Really the best part was the vast amount of knowledge that Herman the guide shared about the history of the area. I was impressed that he knew so much about it and could remember it all without ever looking at a note. The train ride was fine but
    Read more
    Response from Polylepis T, Gerente at Devils Nose Train and Ingapirca Complex Tour
    Responded 11 Mar 2019
    Hello Dear friend Ed. Thank you so much for your comment about the tour Devil´s Nose Train + Ingapirca Ruins. It's A pleasure for us to know that the tour our was ok for you and you did learn more about the our history and culture, we are happy for you and we hope to see you again. Thank a lot. and warm regards from Polylepis Tours Team
    Read more
    We had a very wonderful experience with our private guided day tour with Polylepus (our first tour with them) to the Devils Nose and Ingarpirca. We were picked-up at our condo by our tour guide Klever and driver Julio on time with smiles our their faces. We had a group of
    Read more
    Response from Polylepis T, Gerente at Devils Nose Train and Ingapirca Complex Tour
    Responded 4 Oct 2018
    Dear friends, thank you very much for your comment, for us as Polylepis Tours we are pleased to know that you enjoyed the Devil's Nose Train and Ingapirca tour; and at the same time our guide and driver team, professional people who are always working in the best way. Regards
    Read more
    German was very knowledgeable about local stories and history. He shared information as we traveled as well as at the archeological site. I felt very safe as we wound our way through the Andes. The drive was just as amazing as the train ride and the tour of the ruins. Julio was
    Read more
    Response from Polylepis T, Gerente at Devils Nose Train and Ingapirca Complex Tour
    Responded 4 Oct 2018
    Dear friends, thank you very much for your comment, for us as Polylepis Tours we are pleased to know that you enjoyed the Devil's Nose Train and Ingapirca tour. This is one of the most beautiful tours we can offer in Ecuador. Regards
    Read more
    Previous
    12
    Key Details
    • Duration: 11h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English, Spanish
    Why Book on TripAdvisor?
    • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
    • Low Price Guarantee
    • No Booking Fees
    • Secure Payments
    • 24/7 SupportCall: +44 12 2492 8241