Duration: 7 days
Category: Nature and culture
Language: English and Spanish
The Copper Canyon is a unique place that offers a combination of natural beauty and human history. Get on board of the world-renowned Chepe train at El Fuerte and explore the six canyons. Enjoy the fascinating culture of the indigenous Tarahumara people in the Copper Canyon area.
Upon arrival, transfer from Creel Chihuahua Airport, with a stop at the Mennonite Fields museum*. At the hotel Best Western The Lodge At Creel, you will be welcomed with a cocktail reception followed by a quick stop to settle down in the rooms. Free afternoon to select any of the tours offered (Lake Arareco, La Cascada, Hot Springs).
Breakfast at the hotel Best Western The Lodge At Creel. Free day with a number of activities to choose from. Options include mountain bike rides, or a visit of the Crafts House wing or Old Wing train station. Second night lodging at the The Lodge At Creel BW.
Breakfast provided by hotel Best Western The Lodge At Creel followed by check out at 11:00 am. Transfer to the railway station to board the train CHEPE bound for Cerocahui Bahuichivo station, arrival at 2:30 pm. A meeting will be held followed by transfer to the hotel Mission Cerocahui. You will be amazed by the spectacular view from the Cerro del Gallego in the Urique canyon! Overnight in the hotel Mission Cerocahui.
The Copper Canyon is one of the most fantastic natural sights in the world. To get an idea of the magnitude of the landscape in this part of the Sierra Tarahumara, simply refer to the popular expression that reads: “The Copper Canyon is what Canyon wants to be when it grows up”. Breakfast in the hotel Mission. At 10:45 am transfer to wing train station to board the train bound for Divisadero. At 12:50 am meeting and transfer to hotel Posada Barrancas and lunch. Afterwards free afternoon to enjoy a bike ride. Overnight in Canyon Inn.
This immense site is a source of pride for all Mexicans, and particularly for Chihuahua. The area consists of 60,000 square kilometers of mountains, canyons so deep that their names have become legendary: Copper, Urique, Sinforosa, Batopilas, Candameña and many others, all of which exceed the depth of the famous Grand Canyon. Not to mention the low murmur of waterfalls floating out of the wilderness of the canyon. Breakfast at the hotel Posada Barrancas followed by a day off to take either the spectacular cable car tour and / or the zip line, depending on clients’ desired levels of adventure. Take advantage of a full day with a variety of activities in the majestic Sierra Tarahumara. The day ends with accommodation at the hotel Posada Barrancas.
Breakfast at the Hotel Posada Barrancas at 9:00 am. Afterwards transfer from the hotel to the train station for CHEPE bound for Chihuahua; enjoy the day-long ride and at 9:00 pm transfer from the train station to the Quality Inn hotel.
An airport transfer will be arranged to take you to the airport for your flight home.