World Reviewer rating

Worth a visit
Rating 0.7 (169 votes)

The Copper Canyon Railway

Listed under Train Journeys in Los Mochis, Mexico.

Pin It

Its 650 kilometres of track took decades to complete and begin by the Pacific Ocean in Los Mochis, rising to great feats of engineering 2,500 metres above sea level, so the Copper Canyon Railway is certainly a good way to see a cross-section of Mexico’s natural diversity. After creeping round sharp mountains and teetering across bridges over immense ravines, the route plunges down again into the barren, breathtaking Chihuahua Desert and finishes in Chihuahua city.

Written by  larapiegeler.

Comments, reviews and questions by other travellers

Chihuahua al Pacífico Railway

400 miles of scenic railway views between Los Mochis and Chihuahua following the river past broad lakes, deep chasms and three spectacular canyons. 36 bridges and 87 tunnels make up the rest of the journeys statistics.

Post a comment, review or question

I want to
Question
My comment - optional
Rating - how would you rate this place or experience?
 

Who's been here

No travelers have told us they have been here. Have you?

Similar Experiences

  • Shangri-La Express

    This state-of-the-art and comfortable train's elegant carriages are the latest entrant into the luxury train scene - opened in …

  • The China Orient Express

    This route covers the old Chinese Silk Road and is serviced only in the summer by restored vintage trains. Indulgently decked o…

  • The Royal Scotsman

    Widely regarded as the world's most exclusive train, and certainly one of the most famous, The Royal Scotsman cossets and spoil…

Nearby Experiences

  • Torres del Fuerte Hotel

    This hotel is conveniently located one block from the main square of the town El Fuerte, the most convenient place to board the…

  • Lake Huites Bass Fishing

    Truly prolific bass fishing, bordering on 100 – 300 catches a day in this man made lake set in the foothills of the pretty Sier…

  • Lake El Salto Largemouth Bass

    Lake El Salto has produced trophy bass more than 18 pound in size, and every year thousands of 10 pound plus fish are fought ou…

Related links

Contribute to this page