If you are at Darjeeling and have not included Toy Train in your list, then you should. It is one such enjoyment, which no other train can give; no matter whether it is high specialty bullet trains.
So, without any doubt, just add the Toy Train ride in your to-do list in Darjeeling and read the below mention guide as to how to reach Toy Train in Darjeeling.
Toy train ride of Darjeeling is a complete fun
Have you seen the song ‘Mere Sapno Ki Rani’ from the movie Aradhana? Yes, the one in which Sharmila Tagore is sitting in a train which is followed by Rajesh Khanna. Well, that is the Toy Train, this how-to-reach guide is discussing about. As fascinating as seemed in the song, it is more than in real. Propelled by a steam engine, everything is as basic as it was in past. Travelling through the train, you will feel closest to Himalayan nature and the local people of Darjeeling.
How to reach the Toy Train in Darjeeling?
Reaching out there is not a cumbersome and you can find many ways to reach Darjeeling. Some of them are discussed below.
Darjeeling does not have any national or international airport and thus, you will need to reach the nearest Airport which is at Bagdogra. From there, you can book cab or taxi to take you up at 6,710 feet.
The nearest railway station to Darjeeling is New Jalpaiguri Railway Station. It is well-connected with taxis and cabs to reach the destination of Toy Train.
If you are a travel freak who loves to travel the distance by road, then this is the way to go. You can take a bus, the easiest transport, from Kolkata and Siliguri to reach Darjeeling. You will also find may other local transports adding into the benefit. However, taking your own car is also not a big deal. You will have to take care of the roads and other amenities if you are driving on your own.
Having the enjoyable ride
Once you reach Darjeeling, you need to be at the railway station to be a part of the magnificent ride.