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Indian Heritage Trains - a Classic Railway Journey

4.0 stars

cochin, india

The Experience

Overview The British colonisation of India left behind many great things that contributed immensely to bringing India to where it stands globally in today's world. If there is one contribution that stands out and is still maintained and cherished as it was, to this very day, it would have to be a sprawling railway system that stands the test of time as an outstanding feat of engineering. Though tracks span the length and breadth of the subcontinent, no part of the system is more impressive than the three mountain railways grouped as a single World Heritage site: the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, the Nilgiri Mountain Railway, and the Kalka Shimla Railway.

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Why we love this holiday £600 off
  • Discover Delhi with a full day city tour of Old and New Delhi taking in famous sites such as the Jama Masjid and the bustling Chandni Chowk
  • Visit Tiger Hill, Ghoom Monastery with toy train ride up to Ghoom in Darjeeling
  • Enjoy a joy ride from Ooty to Coonor on the famous Nilgiri Mountain Railway
Selected dates between 21-Sep-2016 and 31-Oct-2017; Based on a 15 night stay leaving from Heathrow

 Included flights

 UK Departure

  • Departs: london
  • Arrives: cochin, India

 Return Flight

  • Departs: cochin, India
  • Arrives: london
 Day 2 to 16

Indian Heritage Trains - a Classic Railway Journey

4 stars
  • As Per Itinerary
  • As Per Itinerary
  • Experience the amazing railway system
  • The Mountain Railways offers stunning views
  • You will see various famous monuments


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The Holiday Place customer rating

4 stars

4/5 from 1 reviews

Great holiday; a good opportunity to sample a range of sights and cultures from South to North India. Pickups, transfers and tours were 100% reliable and on time. Outstanding hotels were the Savoy at Ooty, and The Maidens in Delhi, The Clarkes Oberoi in Shimla and Cedar Inn in Darjeeling. We were...

Bernard Huckstep reviewing Indian Heritage Trains - a Classic Railway Journey (07-Apr-2016)

£2119 per person

Special Offer £600 off Sep 21 2016 - Oct 31 2017
Price for 15 nights, 2 Adults flying 17 April 2017 from Heathrow with Oman Air
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Price for 15 nights, 2 Adults flying 17 April 2017 from Heathrow with Oman Air