Which toy train is best from Kalka to Shimla?

Which toy train is best from Kalka to Shimla?

Shivalik Deluxe Express
The best Kalka to Shimla toy train which operates in this line is Shivalik Deluxe Express which starts in the early morning from Kalka as it covers various points and scenic beauty in between which can allow you to click some best of the pictures in the middle.

How can I reach toy train from Kalka to Shimla?

The Kalka- Shimla toy train route is spread across 96 km from Kalka to Shimla. It has four types of train rides:

  1. Shivalik Deluxe – 500 Rs.
  2. Rail Motor – 300 Rs.
  3. Himalayan Queen – Rs 260.
  4. Shimla Kalka Express – Rs 70.

Is Kalka-Shimla special a toy train?

Taking a trip on the historic UNESCO World Heritage Kalka-Shimla toy train is like traveling back in time. The railway, built by the British in 1903 to provide access to their summer capital of Shimla, provides one of the most scenic toy train journeys in India.

Is KLK SML special a toy train?

Kalka-Shimla toy train in Himachal Pradesh is a popular way of reaching Shimla, which is a famous tourist place. The railway was completed in 1903 and provides one of the most picturesque train journeys in India.

Is kalka safe at night?

not recommended to stay at station during night. it gets pretty desolate after midnight and is not safe. shivalik is a good option but is a bit far (approx 1 1/2 kms) by walk. if you are going to stay here, pre book a taxi for morning pickup from taxi stand located just outside kalka station.

Is Shimla toy train open now?

Unesco heritage site since 2008 The train services on the route were first suspended in March last year after the Covid-19 outbreak only to be restored in October 2020. The journey on the Kalka-Shimla toy train is said to be one of the most scenic railway rides.

Is Shimla toy train safe?

Yes, it is quite safe to travel in toy train. Enjoy your journey from Kalka to Shimla.