Darjeeling Himalayan Railway: This UNESCO World Heritage Site train route is also known as the "Toy Train." It travels from New Jalpaiguri to Darjeeling, winding through the Himalayas and offering breathtaking views of the mountains and valleys.
Konkan Railway: This 760 km train route from Mumbai to Mangalore is known for its scenic beauty, as it passes through the Western Ghats and along the Arabian Sea. The journey takes you through lush green forests, picturesque rivers, and tunnels.
Nilgiri Mountain Railway: This UNESCO World Heritage Site train route travels from Mettupalayam to Ooty, winding through the Nilgiri Hills. The train passes through 16 tunnels and over 250 bridges, offering stunning views of tea plantations and forests.
Kalka-Shimla Railway: This UNESCO World Heritage Site train route travels from Kalka to Shimla, passing through 102 tunnels and over 864 bridges. The journey offers stunning views of the Himalayan foothills, pine forests, and valleys.
Mandovi Express: This train route travels along the western coast of India from Mumbai to Goa. The journey takes you through picturesque landscapes, including palm trees, rivers, and sandy beaches.
Palace on Wheels: This luxury train journey takes you through the historic cities of Rajasthan, including Jaipur, Jodhpur, and Udaipur. The train offers opulent interiors and a taste of royal Rajasthan.
Himalayan Queen: This train route travels from Kalka to Shimla, offering stunning views of the Himalayan foothills, pine forests, and valleys. The journey is known for its scenic beauty and the heritage of the British-era train.
Deccan Odyssey: This luxury train journey takes you through the cultural and historical sites of Maharashtra and Goa. The train offers opulent interiors and a taste of the rich history and culture of the region.
Mahaparinirvan Express: This train route takes you on a Buddhist pilgrimage to some of the most important Buddhist sites in India, including Bodhgaya, Kushinagar, and Lumbini. The train offers comfortable travel and a unique spiritual experience.