Ride along the Riobamba to the Devil's Nose on top of the train.
Enjoy the sights as you pass traditional villages and rural life of local people farming and going about their daily business. In many cases, children will run alongside the train, hoping for some sweets to be dropped for them.
Riobamba is located at the very start of the train journey that ultimately ends up at the Devil’s Nose, Riobamba is worth spending a couple of hours wandering around. the churches and small museums before embarking on the train journey. Many travelers stay overnight in this town, the night before their train journey which starts early in the morning.
A little town Alausi is a peaceful slow paced town the train runs through and a charming place to wander about but go preferably on Sunday when the fair takes place.