WATCH: The most incredible train rides you'll ever take

The idea of traversing thousands of kilometres, whisking past lush green landscapes, snow-capped mountains or UNESCO World Heritage sites, is kind of romantic, isn't it?

Whether you're cruising through the Swiss Alps or making your way to Machu Picchu with the luxe Belmond Hiram Bingham train in Peru, window-seat sightseeing really is a thing. 

Take your seat, settle in, and enjoy the ride. 

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