7 Incredible Rail Journeys of India

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway is one of the major attractions of Darjeeling. The route passes from New Jalpaiguri to Darjeeling. One can enjoy the transformation of climate and picturesque landscape while travelling to this route, as the rail passes through various landscapes along with various altitudes. The rail route starts from New Jalpaiguri which is a plain land and stops at Darjeeling. The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway or the toy train runs on meter gauge and UNESCO declared the train as World Heritage Site in 1999. The incredible journey to this route offers magnificent view of the Himalayas and passes through dense forests, tea gardens and also on a clear day you can enjoy the view of snow-clad Kanchenjunga.
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Posted by: Ankit - 15 Nov, 2014