With the advent of toy train, shimla has raised the tourist’s population in a graph. Now, it has become the main attraction of this hill station. It has a small size but can captivate any one with its unique style of structure. The journey of this train begins from Kalka the 96 kms long journey to Shimla that covers in about 5 hours. While traveling by this train, you can enjoy flanked mountains, mesmerising valleys and pine, fir and deodar forest glades.
Toy train has many classes that run on this route which is available according to the fairs- regular passenger trains, deluxe trains, super deluxe. It normally departs in the morning from Kalka for Shimla and reach after 5-6 hours. Travelers can also get an amazing time in watching the pristine natural beauty of Shimla, lofty snow-capped peaks and the little mountain streams gush and sparkle in the sunlight alongside. Kalka Shimla Toy Train is a definitive achievement of advanced style and serendipity over speed. Kalka Shimla Toy Train runs at a speed of 25 kms per hour and covers 20 stations in the middle to reach shimla.
In general, boarding on toy train to visit shimla is truly a great option which can define the exhilarating journey from the plains to hills in words.