The well-named "Infiernillo" Bridge (Little Hell)
The Infiernillo Canyon
The picture shows the entire area at and below the famous Infiernillo Bridge. At this point, the Rio Rimac Valley (Rimac River) becomes very narrow between s... (more)
FCCA 1011 is nearing the Infiernillo bridge. One more tunnel (Tunnel 34) and it will pass the famous bridge.
For a view of the same site (tunnel 33 exit) from track level, see more)
Just above the famous Infiernillo bridge, the track was laid right where the river was previously flowing, and a tunnel was built for the river.
The aptly named "Little Hell"
At km 129, the canyon becomes narrow. The next tunnel uphill is the #34 whose exit is dug in the face of a vertical cliff, right in front of the famous "Puente Infiernillo" bridge.
Tunnel 33 uphill exit: Km 129.91, Alt. 3313m (10870 ft)
Out of Tunnel 34, onto Infiernillo bridge, right before entering tunnel 35...