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Mountain Railways of India (UNESCO/TBS)

This site includes three railways. The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway was the first, and is still the most outstanding, example of a hill passenger railway. Opened in 1881, its design applies bold and ingenious engineering solutions to the problem of establishing an effective rail link across a mountainous terrain of great beauty. The construction of the Nilgiri Mountain Railway, a 46-km long metre-gauge single-track railway in Tamil Nadu ...Source: UNESCO TV / ? TBSProduced by TBSSupported by SonyURL: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/944/
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