Nilgiri Mountain Railway, Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

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A fleet of steam-powered trains attracts thousands of tourists each year at Nilgiri Mountain Railway, a World Heritage Site. Built by the British in 1908, the railway is one of Asia's steepest rail systems, running amidst a lush tropical forest and exquisite plant life. Take a ride on an authentic locomotive that relies on steam to haul its cargo and passengers. The site is not recommended for people with a fear of heights. Put Nilgiri Mountain Railway and other Ooty (Udhagamandalam) attractions into our Ooty (Udhagamandalam) travel planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • If you come to Ooty you must experience a ride from Ooty alias udagamandalam to Conoor, could not get this trip due to landslips while I visited but yes had a opportunity to enter the Train and the pl...  more »
  • This is an amazing place to visit with family and friends. If you have come here by bus/train, choose local cabs to sightseeing, they are not run by ola or uber instead of local tours and travels. Mus...  more »
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