Built in 1881, the 88 km long Darjeeling Himalayan Railway was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in December 1999.
Traveller’s team of globetrotting writers nominate journeys that were the “ride of their life”.
The narrow-gauge railway runs from 100-metres above sea level at New Jalpaijuri to 2,200m in Darjeeling…
The hills are calling!
This is a common sight in the hill district. Not every vehicle, however, gets lucky as a recent accident on the railway line showed…
Facts everyone should know about Indian Railways that you might not be aware of.
I just can’t help reliving, in my dreams, that ride of my life.
Go back in time with a ride on these historic and magnificent mountain railways in India.
Source: History on wheels