Ride El Chepe, the Chihuahua-Pacific Train

June 10, 2016
Travel on the only passenger train in Mexico, with over 50 years of tradition and service for the locals and visitors. It connects the states of Chihuahua and Sinaloa providing an unforgettable experience, you will have the opportunity to meet the Raramuri culture, one of the most ancient and well preserved communities in Mexico. The train’s route will awe you all the way until the end.The trip begins at 6 am in the city of Chihuahua. From here it will take you to Cuauhtemoc, home of the world’s largest Mennonite community. Then, it continues to Creel, the most important village of the Tarahumara Sierra. The next place is Divisadero for stunning views of the Copper Canyon, here you will find important communities of Tarahumara, local food and handcrafts. Afterwards, you will visit Urique Canyon. About 45 minutes later, you will be arriving to the town of Cerocahui, with its Mission, waterfalls and valleys. The Temoris station will be your last stop in the state of Chihuahua. In Sinaloa, your first stop will El Fuerte, a small town distinguished for it colonial buildings and gorgeous rivers. The Chepe’s last stop will be Los Mochis, a city characterized by delicious food. When planning this trip, stay at Best Western Hotel Mirador it offers the best location for all tourism activities including museums, art galleries, restaurants and shopping malls. For more information visit our websites or call 01 800 904 7500. Photo credit: turimexico.com