We all have been to railways once, twice or numerous numbers of times to visit distant places. Everyone has some memories attached to the journeys by reaching the railway station to buying a dozen magazines, comics, and packets of munchies to fighting for the window seat… Best Train Routes India |
We’re simply giving you the insights of a few railway routes in India by which you will again pull up your sleeves to make long lasting memories of a railway journey.
1. Himalayan Queen (Kalka to Shimla)
Indian railways offered a treat to the eyes as well as to the people who loves rail journey by providing a ‘toy train’ to this route that can awaken a inner child in you. The route is 96 km long which passes through 102 tunnels and 82 bridges that has been awarded with a world record of the steepest rise in altitude in Guinness Book of World Records. It takes five long hours to amaze you with its scenic beauty of pine trees, oak, valleys, deodar, rhodendron forests till it reaches to Shimla.
2. Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (Jalpaiguri to Darjeeling)
Prepare yourself for another impressive trip hooded by the Himalayas, tea gardens, dense forests, and you can also spot a look of the magnificent Kanchenjunga, if sky is clear. An interesting thing to know that it is again a toy train journey runs on a metre gauge. It routes with a breathtaking series of landscapes, altitudes and climate changes in the way from a plain to the hill station, i.e. famous for the best tea in all of India.
3. Goa Express (Vasco Da Gama to Londa)
The Goa express that runs from Vasco Da Gama in Goa to Londa in Karnataka offer a great satisfaction by moves up to the Western Ghats, speeding up and the scene changes to lush greenery and precarious curves of the mountains. As the vegetation disappears, waterfalls steal the show where you can enjoy the vibrant weather.