Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

Interesting Facts about Darjeeling Himalayan Railway 1. Darjeeling Himalayan Railways was declared one of the world heritage sites by UNESCO in 1999. 2. This train takes four trips during the day, two in the middle of the morning while others two in the afternoon. 3. The train stops for 10 minutes in Batasia by looping around a beautifully maintained garden. Quick Facts about Darjeeling Himalayan Railway Total track length of Darjeeling Himalayan Railway: 88 kms. Number of stations along the route: 12 Number of curves: 873 Sharpest curve: 12 degrees The highest gradient (slope): 1 of 18 Rolling gradient:...

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