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Here you can find information on specific notable railway lines, changes occurring in train travel, and travel tips for how to get around by rail in South America.

10 Travel Destinations in South America
Written by Peter Lauffer
June 9, 2022
Witches Market in La Paz: A Look into Bolivia's Soul
Written by Peter Lauffer
June 1, 2022
Carretera Austral - Part 2
Written by Peter Lauffer
May 25, 2022
Carretera Austral - Part 1
Written by Peter Lauffer
May 19, 2022
Train Travel in Brazil - Part 2
Written by Peter Lauffer
May 12, 2022
Train Travel in Brazil - Part 1
Written by Peter Lauffer
May 5, 2022
Discover the Emberá Culture in Panama
Written by Peter Lauffer
April 28, 2022
Sacred Valley of the Incas
Written by Peter Lauffer
April 20, 2022
Travel South America by Train 2022
Written by Peter Lauffer
March 25, 2022
Cruise Patagonian Fjords and Glaciers - Part 2
Written by Peter Lauffer
March 18, 2022
Cruise Patagonian Fjords and Glaciers - Part 1
Written by Peter Lauffer
March 9, 2022
Take a Train Ride to the Clouds
Written by Peter Lauffer
February 28, 2022
Six Places to Visit in Colombia
Written by Peter Lauffer
February 16, 2022
A Classic South American Tour: Journey from Buenos Aires to Lima
Written by Peter Lauffer
February 10, 2022
Santa Teresa Tramway in Rio de Janeiro
Written by Peter Lauffer
February 3, 2022
Tren Patagonico
Written by Peter Lauffer
January 22, 2022
Colombia's Coffee Triangle
Written by Peter Lauffer
January 13, 2022
Brazil's Most Famous Railway: The Serra Verde Express
Written by Peter Lauffer
January 6, 2022
Exceptional Places in the Salar de Uyuni and Surroundings
Written by Peter Lauffer
December 18, 2021
Fantastic Train Journeys out of Cusco, Peru
Written by Peter Lauffer
December 16, 2021
Train Ride Between Ouro Preto and Mariana
Written by Peter Lauffer
December 9, 2021
La Chiquitania - A Bolivian Rail Adventure Like No Other
Written by Peter Lauffer
December 1, 2021
Four of the Most Exciting Train Journeys in South and Central America
Written by Peter Lauffer
November 25, 2021
“El Ultimo Ramal” - Railway Journey from Talca to Constitución
Written by Peter Lauffer
November 18, 2021
Colombian and Panamanian Rum
Written by Peter Lauffer
November 11, 2021
10 Best Things You Should Do In La Paz
Written by Peter Lauffer
October 27, 2021
Salvador de Bahia - The Capital of Joy
Written by Peter Lauffer
October 20, 2021
Lake Titicaca Should Be on Your Bucket List
Written by Peter Lauffer
October 14, 2021
Lima to Huancayo Train Departures 2021
Written by Peter Lauffer
October 4, 2021
Machu Picchu by Train
Written by Peter Lauffer
September 8, 2021
Iguazú, One of the 7 Natural Wonders of the World
Written by Peter Lauffer
August 13, 2021
Tigre Delta from Buenos Aires by Train and Cruise
Written by Peter Lauffer
July 22, 2021
Paranapiacaba Cable Railway, Santos, Brazil
Written by Peter Lauffer
July 18, 2021
Funicular and Aerial Tramway to Monserrate, Bogota
Written by Peter Lauffer
July 1, 2021
Train Travel in South America
Written by Peter Lauffer
June 28, 2021
Journey on Rails from Villeta to Bocatoma, Colombia
Written by Peter Lauffer
June 25, 2021
Dining Cars on South American Trains
Written by Peter Lauffer
June 21, 2021
Patagonia Travel: Highlights Not to Be Missed
Written by Peter Lauffer
June 17, 2021
Pulacayo Mining Site Near Uyuni, Bolivia
Written by Peter Lauffer
June 13, 2021
Reasons to Travel with a Small Group to South America
Written by Peter Lauffer
June 11, 2021
Antioquia Railway, Colombia
Written by Peter Lauffer
June 7, 2021
Australis Cruise from Punta Arenas to Ushuaia
Written by Peter Lauffer
May 30, 2021
Touring South America over Long Distances by Train
Written by Peter Lauffer
May 27, 2021
São Paulo By Rail – 3 Exciting Train Journeys
Written by Peter Lauffer
May 24, 2021
Best Time to Tour South America
Written by Peter Lauffer
May 21, 2021
3 Amazing Ferrobus Journeys in South America
Written by Peter Lauffer
April 7, 2021
Ferrocarril Arica – La Paz
Written by Peter Lauffer
February 24, 2021
Is Colombia Safe to Travel?
Written by Peter Lauffer
February 12, 2021
Corcovado Mountain Cog-Railway
Written by Peter Lauffer
January 13, 2021
The Panama Railway
Written by Peter Lauffer
November 28, 2020
Train at the End of the World
Written by Peter Lauffer
November 16, 2020
Tren de la Sabana, Bogotá
Written by Peter Lauffer
October 20, 2020
The Panama Canal
Written by Peter Lauffer
October 16, 2020
The Old Patagonian Express
Written by Peter Lauffer
September 29, 2020
Peru’s Most Luxurious Sleeper Train “The Andean Explorer”
Written by Peter Lauffer
September 17, 2020
Railways in Minas Gerais, Brazil
Written by Peter Lauffer
August 10, 2020
"Tren a las Nubes" - A Train Journey from Salta into the Andes
Written by Peter Lauffer
August 7, 2020
Machacamarca, Impressive Bolivian Railway History
Written by Peter Lauffer
June 8, 2020
Expreso del Sur and Wara Wara Express
Written by Peter Lauffer
May 30, 2020
The Perfect Itinerary for First-Time Travelers
Written by Peter Lauffer
April 30, 2020