Duration: 16 Night’s and 17 Day’s.
Location: North India, North East India and South India, all together.
Best season: October to April.
Category:Cultural, Heritage and India’s Mountain Railway Tour.
Covering: Kalka Shimla Mountain Railways, Darjeeling Himalayan Mountain Railways and The Nilgiri Mountain Railways of India
You can take it:As a private, personalised tour (tour dates would be of your choice).
Special about the tour:
This amazing Mountain Railways of India tour, takes us to some of the glorious country's most exciting sights. On our fascinating journey we discover the three most famous and popular Mountain railways tour of India in this one tour itinerary. On this one tour you will explore three different regions with the three different World Famous, UNESCO Heritage sites of Mountain railways of India including The Kalka Shimla Railway in North India, Darjeeling Himalayan Railways in North East India and The Nilgiri Mountain Railways of India in the South Part of India.
We follow in the footsteps of the British Raj in India, from the Former British Summer Capital Shimla to Himalayan foothills to Darjeeling and further Journey on the Blue Mountain Railway- The Nilgiri Mountain Railways in South India.Tamil Nadu's Blue Mountain Railway is one of the world's steepest rack-and-pinion railways.
Each day of this tour itinerary offers an opportunity to explore superb historic architecture, exquisitely carved temples, oldest churches and natural attractions including spice plantations, tea gardens, beautiful calm hill stations, cultural diversity and much– much more. It also provides you a chance to meet the locals on the way and to enjoy the local exotic cuisine on Banana leaf, visit the local fruits, flowers and vegetable markets, a chance to enjoy the world famous Ayurveda body message therapies, traditional classical performing arts and folk dances.
The tour is specially designed for the Heritage Train lovers and is one of the Great Rail journey tour in India which is unparalleled and unforgettable!
Brief Itinerary: Delhi ( 03 Nights) > Shimla ( 03 Nights) > Darjeeling ( 03 Nights) > Bangalore ( 01 Night) > Mysore ( 02 Nights) > Ooty ( 01 Night) > Mettupalayam > ( 01 Night) > Cochin ( 02 Night).
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Please Note-: We can tailor this trip to suit your specific requirements and any aspect of the itinerary can be altered, from excursions to accommodation as per your available time.