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South American Tourist Railroads

This directory of tourist railways and railway museums in South & Central America includes scenic steam trains, trams, luxury rail tours, and other historic sites.

Trains & Travel International - Experts in rail travel since 1985, offering rail tours and railfan charters

ABPF Santa Catarina - Railway museum in Santa Catarina, Brazil

ABPF São Paulo - Railway museum in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Argentina National Railway Museum - Photos from a railway museum in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Brazilian Association of Railroad Preservation (ABPF) - Promotes the preservation of historic Brazilian railway equipment and operates several steam railways

Corcovado Rack Railway - Inclined railroad to the summit at Corcovado, the famous Christ Statue; built in 1884 and converted from steam to electric in 1910; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Do Carro Electrico - Museum features a collection of 16 tramcars, 5 tramcar trailers, and 2 backup cars used for maintenance work, as well as several components – engines, armatures, and combining components; Porto, Portugal

Ecuador Railways - Operates scenic tourist trains in Ecuador, including a popular route over the Devil's Nose

End of the World Railway (Ferrocarril Austral Fueguino) - The southernmost railway in the world with steam and diesel excursions through the Tierra del Fuego National Park; Ushuaia, Argentina

Estrada de Ferro Campos do Jordão - Steam trains and electric trams at Campos do Jordão, Brazil

Ferrocarril Central Andino SA - Operates freight service plus tourist excursions from capital city Lima to the Andean cities of La Oroya and Huancayo; Peru

Fintown Railway - Train rides on three miles of the former County Donegal Railway; Fintown, Ireland

Hotel los Heroes - Short excursion train from the Los Heroes hotel in Guanacaste, Costa Rica

La Trochita - 402km steam excursions on the Old Patagonian Express between Esquel and El Maiten, Argentina

Maria Fumaça - Narrow gauge steam railway in Bento Gonçalves, Brazil

Monte Serrat Funicular - Funicular at Monte Serrat in Santos, Brazil

Museo de la Electericidad - Museum of electricity includes electric trams; Lima, Peru

Peru Rail - Luxury train services including the Hiram Bingham between Cuzco and Machu Picchu and the Andean Explorer between Cuzco and Lake Titicaca

Railroads in Brazil - Guide to railroad books, preservation, museums, and locomotives in Brazil

Rain Forest Aerial Tram - Excursion through the rain forest canopy and its hanging gardens of plants and animals hidden at the tops of tall tropical trees; Braulio Carillo National Park, Costa Rica

Ramal C-14 - Journey in the "Train to the Clouds" for brunch in the Argentinean North

Ranchos Railway Museum - Railway artifacts from Argentine railways, specifically the Great Southern Railway; Ranchos, Argentina

Santiago Railway Museum - Railway museum with numerous steam locomotives on display; Santiago, Chile

Serra Verde Express - Operates three tourist railways plus the Great Brazil Express luxury train

St. Kitts Scenic Railway - Narrow gauge railway built between 1912 and 1926 to deliver sugar cane from the fields to the sugar mill in the capital city of Basseterre, now offers a Caribbean tour around the island of St. Kitts in the two-island Federation of St. Christopher and Nevis

Tico Train Tour - 73-mile excursions between San José and the Pacific Coast; Costa Rica

Train to the Clouds (Tren a las Nubes) - 15-hour train tour from the Argentine Northwest to the Chilean border in the Andes mountain range; Salta, Argentina

Trains & Travel International - Operates luxury rail tours and railfan charters in South America

Trem da Estrada Real - Diesel-powered tourist train in Paraiba Do Sul, Brazil

Trem da Vale - 18km steam railway operates from Ouro Preto to Mariana, Brazil

Tren de la Costa - 15km light rail line serving tourists in Greater Buenos Aires, Argentina

Tren Ecológico de la Selva - 7km diesel train excursions in Argentina

Tren Histórico a Vapor - Steam train in Bariloche, Rio Negro, Argentina

Turistren - 106km steam excursions from Bogota, Colombia

Villa Elisa Train - Steam train in Villa Elisa, Argentina

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