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.

Is Kalka-Shimla toy train worth it?

Worth The extra Time To Reach Simla. It’s well worth the extra time (6-7 hours rather than 3 by road), even if you have the feeling at the end that you are glad to get off and stretch your legs. The next day and for the rest of your life, you’ll be happy that you did it.

Is Kalka toy train running to Shimla?

NEW DELHI: In a positive development for the tourists planning to visit Himachal Pradesh, the Indian Railways has decided to bring back on track the Kalka-Shimla toy train, which will resume operations from Wednesday. The extremely popular train was suspended for seven months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

What is the fare of toy train from Kalka to Shimla?

300 for Rail Motor, Rs. 500 for Shivalik Deluxe, Rs. 70 for Shimla Kalka Express, and Rs. 260 for Himalayan Queen; and hop on Toy Train in Shimla to navigate through lush greenery and misty views.

Is Himalayan Queen a toy train?

Himalayan Queen toy train to be back on Shimla-Kalka track from October 15. Built in 1903 during the British Era, Kalka-Shimla railway track is 96km long and goes through 18 railway stations, over 880 bridges and more than 100 tunnels. It was declared as a World Heritage Railway Line by UNESCO in 2008.

Is Kalka station 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.

What is FC and CC in toy train?

all its coaches are of deluxe category so the ticket category is CC – Chair Car. And Kalka Simla express is a normal toy train having 2S – 2nd class seater and FC – First Class.

How far is shimla from Kalka station?

96 Km
kalka to shimla Trains Route Details

Number of Trains from kalka to shimla 5 Trains
Distance from kalka to shimla By Train: 96 Km
Fastest Train from kalka to shimla : SHIVALK DLX SPL(04528)
Slowest Train from kalka to shimla : KLK FESTIVAL SPL(04516)

Is it safe to travel from chandigarh to shimla at night?

Why travel at night? No issue of safety.. very nice and safe road..you can do a night journey on chandigarh-shimla road.. As our fellow TA members suggested that do your journey in day time to fetch a panoramic views..but if you have already booked your schedule then definitely do your return journey in day time…

Is Kalka safe at night?