Ghum Railway Station - highest railway station in India
Located amidst the hilly region of Darjeeling, West Bengal state of India, Ghum (also spelled Ghoom) railway station of Darjeeling Himalayan Railway is the highest railway station in India and the most tourist friendly hill railway of the world. A picturesque destination, Ghum is home to various spellbound spots such as Ghum Monastery and Batasia Loop.
Darjeeling Himalayan Railway or Toy Train is a narrow gauge railway that runs between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling in West Bengal. The railway along with the Nilgiri Mountain Railway (Tamil Nadu) and the Kalka-Shimla Railway (Himachal Pradesh) are listed as a Mountain Railways of India in UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Tourists who visit Darjeeling can opt for a hill train ride which they never miss.
How to reach:-
Nearest Railway station: Ghum Railway Station
Nearest Airport: Bagdogra Airport or Civil Aerodrome Bagdogra, around 61 km