Hill Railways

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Hill Stations are attracting many tourists from all over the world in general. Railways are the most attractive at hill stations with their traditional outlook in India in particular. Hill Railways are more than 100 years old and couple of them are now under the tag of World Heritage Status.

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway:India, West Bengal, Darjeeling, Batasia Loop, Steam train of the Darjeeling Himalayan RailwayEngineering Marvel. One could see the Kanchanjunga Mountain range. UNESCO has inscribed it as World Heritage site.

Kalka-Shimla Hill Railway:kalka shimla rail Scenic beauty of Pine and Oak trees could be experienced on this Railway section. Built in 1903 and the journey passes through more than 100 tunnels, viaducts and brick arc bridges.

Kangra Valley Railway:Toy Train Pathankot - KangraLinking Pathankot with Jogender nagar made the grand spectacle of Himalayan foot hills possible. Manali, Leh, Dharmashala could be visited from here .

Matheran Railway:matheran-toy-train Exciting 2 hr journey provide clean and unpolluted stunning view of the western ghats.

Nilgiri Mountain Railway:nilgiri_mountain_railways It comes under the World Heritage Tag. Rack and Pinion system help to overcome the steep gradient from Mettupalayam to Ooty (about 2200 m).

Visakhapatnam- Araku:araku train It is an another engineering marvel and the most challenging line during construction according to a report. It falls under Vizag and Kirandul section. Many tunnels and valleys make the journey really joyful and most unforgettable one.

Konkan Railway:konkan-railway Needless to say again and again that Indian Railways achieved so much. One should enjoy the travel on Konkan section to feel the taste of nature and its beauty. Railways are providing great opportunity for us to make life memorable while travelling from Roha to Mangalore. One of the world’s most endemic and biodiversity hotspot very close to theĀ  heart of tourists.

Exclusive Charters are available in couple of sections for unforgettable experience of the beauty of India.

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