Himalayan Railway Or Railway StationCurrently Closed
- Address: Darjeeling Railway Station, Darjeeling, WB 734102, WB, India
- Timings: 04:00 am - 05:30 pm Details
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Family And Kids, Train Ride, Unesco Site, Station
Darjeeling Himalayan Railway or the Toy Train Ride is one of the most romantic rides you will ever experience. Under the supervision of Government of India it runs from New Jalpaiguri to Darjeeling. The whole railway track is about 78 km long with the elevation level varying from 100 meters to 2000 meters. It runs on a daily basis. The toy train service in Darjeeling is not to be missed.
It goes from Darjeeling to Ghoom which is the highest railway station in India. This toy train is considered as one of the World Heritage Sites. However, due to landslides the toy train service tends to be temporarily suspended. It is under the North East Frontier railway. Every day thousands of passengers enjoy a quality ride with the toy train. It runs along the slopes of the mountains allowing the riders a special opportunity to view the scenic beauty of Darjeeling. This toy train ride can be considered as a romantic outlook towards nature. Not only tourism, Indian Film Industry makes the full use of the train in so many movies. Near Sukna, the train passes through the forest which adds to the adventure in a great deal. The toy train is the heart of Darjeeling in a right way. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Darjeeling itinerary 1 day.
- Since 1881, the definitive track has been held in an amazing condition. The negligible mediations of an evolutionary nature, for example the diminishing of circles, have been completed. A majority of steam trains are still in use.
- The toy train does not function during bad weather.
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80.62% of people who visit Darjeeling include Himalayan Railway Or Railway Station in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
42.53% of people start their Himalayan Railway Or Railway Station visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Himalayan Railway Or Railway Station
89.19% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Himalayan Railway Or Railway Station