The world’s greatest rail journeys

by Travelbag on 31 May 2016, 17:05PM The world’s greatest rail journeys Since the invention of the steam locomotion in 1804, railways have popped up in stunning locations across the world in attempts to make traversing tricky terrains that little bit easier, or to export precious goods around the country. Here at Travelbag we love the original rail experience, so here are some of our favourites. Darjeeling Toy Train, India Speaking of transporting precious goods, this historic narrow gauge (2ft) railway was first built when India was still part of Colonial Britain. It was built in 1881 to connect the tealeaves, that fuelled the British Empire, from Darjeeling to New Jalpaiguri, a whopping 78km (48 miles). The tourist journey, known as the Toy Railway, is only 9km (5.5 miles) long and still runs using the original narrow gauge steam engines. Enjoy the scene...
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