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Darjeeling Toy Train

New Jalpaiguri to Darjeeling, Darjeeling, India
+91 33 2243 9045
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Toy train

Toy train tickets are so expensive. We paid Rs . 2620 just for and hour ( In & Out) pollution... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2017
Rain B
via mobile
Joy ride was fun

The joy ride was exactly what I be imagined of this year's. My wish to travel in this mini tran was... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Nim Tshering T
via mobile
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  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
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“steam engine” (105 reviews)
“joy ride” (83 reviews)
“batasia loop” (99 reviews)
New Jalpaiguri to Darjeeling, Darjeeling, India
+91 33 2243 9045
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Toy train tickets are so expensive. We paid Rs . 2620 just for and hour ( In & Out) pollution were their near by area was not good.

1  Thank Rain B
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

The joy ride was exactly what I be imagined of this year's. My wish to travel in this mini tran was so good that it bought a huge smile on my face until m writing this review back home.

Thank Nim Tshering T
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyable chug within touching distance of shops, houses etc. A must do in Darjeeling for all tourists!

Thank jandcafer
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Nothing great about this Joy ride. It is very expensive for the ride quality and time they offer. Only good thing about this ride is that it is historic

Thank Soumyanath
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

It was very nice experience.you can enjoy the beauty of Darjeeling through the toy train .and the view of Kanchenjunga through this ride.. You can enjoy the view of Batista loop as well

1  Thank Aayush K
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

It's really expensive, to do the joy ride which is 2 hours to Ghum and back it's R1300 for steam and R800 for diesel. I know the cost of upkeep must be phenomenal however the least you should be able to ask for is a...More

Thank Billy W
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

I went on the 2-hour Darjeeling toy train joy ride in the afternoon. Since it uses coal for the steam engine, you will get a little bit of soots when you open the window to take photos. I’ve seen everything on my car ride up...More

1  Thank SFOYYZ_Eric2
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

This is a main attraction of Darjeling. Toy train means a narrow gauge small train with 2-3 bogies. Its a chair car train. They provide two options one is steam engine train and another is Diesel engine train. It’s up to you what you prefer....More

Thank raviairan
Reviewed 11 November 2017

UNESCO has announced D.H.R as heritage railways. Darjeeling Himalayan Railways was planned and implemented by the British administrators before independence of India. Now a days, regular toy train service is provided by the Northern-Frontier Railways from Siliguri Jn. to Darjeeling via Kurseong, Ghum and Batasia...More

Thank Sayantan S
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

If you take a Toy Train ride I assure you it will be your best moment in Darjeeling. Now the ticket price is two high 1100 It's star from Darjeeling station goes to Ghoom Station via Batasia Loop In Batasia Loop it will halt for...More

1  Thank RajeshAwon
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Sandip M
9 February 2018|
Response from Sanjeev M | Reviewed this property |
The seating in this toy train is 2x2.
Ayan R
15 January 2018|
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Response from Aayush K | Reviewed this property |
Book the train in advance through IRCTC website. Rate of diesel train is around 800 and steam engine 1300. If u r in Darjeeling then you must try this Toy Train as there are not much options for site visit.Mall road at... More
2 November 2017|
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Response from Surendran P | Reviewed this property |
It commenced 10 to 15 days back after Gorkha agitation on experimental basis.soon they will start the services as per news