Darjeeling Himalayan Railways is a cute resemblance of little toy train running between Siliguri to Darjeeling on a 2-feet narrow gauge track. The route track of the Himalayan railway is 86 kms long track built between the years 1879 to 1881.Darjeeling Himalayan Railway train resembles the appearance of a toy- train and is pleasingly loved by children and praised by all and is even called as the Darjeeling toy train
The elegant train moves to greater heights of 100m and more. The high point of this train is that it is till operated on steam engine till date. The train which had just begun its journey on a standard gauge is now being operated with modern means of diesel engine. Darjeeling Himalayan Railways consistently works to develop new extension lines to make possible for more people to enjoy their ride in this toy train. The best experience in this toy train is to be able to witness the weather with its frequent changes which might get dense with fog suddenly or suddenly brighten up. It’s all on your luck to get to witness the enchanting beauty.
The eye-catchy background from this train has always been a topic of conversation for people all over the world. The pleasurable journey on this toy train leaves the travelers spellbound about its picturesque astounding mountains.
The Darjeeling Himalayan railways is one of the only five railways in the world to be granted World Heritage status by the UNESCO (United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization)
The Darjeeling Himalayan railways has a dinner train which is considerable a huge success. During the course of the journey a full-fledged meal gets served which is worth relishing and is enjoyed by all. Above all, liquor too has found its stay in the cabinets on board for the travelers on Darjeeling Himalayan Railways.