Heritage / Toy Train
The grandeur of Indian heritage is such that it fascinates one and all. The mysteries of the country can be unfolded in a number of ways, depending on the taste and preference of the visitor. You name a way, and you can have it served in front of you, right there and then. One of the very popular means of India travel that you can opt for too is to travel across the country onboard the heritage trains that ply between important stations. You have already read about the India luxury trains that offer spectacular amenities and take you through the gorgeous locations housed here.
An epitome of world-class engineering, the mountain railways were built during the British India between the 19th and 20th century. Mountain railways run on a historic path carved through the mountains passing through scenic valleys exposing views of ethereal beauty. Three of all the present mountain railways in India are given the status of UNESCO World Heritage Site - Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, Kalka–Shimla Railway and Nilgiri Mountain Railway.