Barog’s Railway Station is located immediately after the tunnel in Shimla, HP. tunnel. The Barog Tunnel has the distinction of being the most linear tunnel in the world. HolidayIQ Traveller Prosenjit Sarkar says, “The at Barog station for 30 minutes. The station was very beautiful. I recommend you get down at the station and take a break if given a chance.”
2. Char Bagh, Lucknow
Among the most beautifully built stations in India is the Char Bagh railway station in the city of Nawabs, Lucknow. The ‘char bagh’ refers to the four gardens, which existed here earlier with Char meaning four and Bagh meaning garden. It is very easy to mistake this one with a palace owing to its architecture which resembles towers and clusters of circular Awadhi domes.
4. Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Mumbai
The Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in Mumbai (or Victoria Terminus or VT station as it was called earlier) is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Its widely known as one of the most remarkable railway stations in the world. It has been featured in countless Bollywood movies and in a number of Hollywood movies as well. HolidayIQ Traveller Rishab Tiwari says, “You can enjoy the small market outside of station. Food facilities are also good.”
5. Dudhsagar Railway Station
To the left of the majestic Dudhsagar Falls lies The Dudhsagar Railway Station. It’s a magically beautiful place. HolidayIQ Traveller Mahender Sarda says, from Hyderabad to Colva, we had a very good train experience. The route was scenic and beautiful. We could also get a view of the Dudhsagar Falls.”
Gorakhpur’s is well known for having the longest railway platform in the world. It stretches along 1.35 kilometers. HolidayIQ Traveller Jagriti “Gorakhpur” is a nice city with one of the longest platform in India, it has many places of interest like the railway museum and Gorakhnath Mandir which is one of the most famous places in the city.”
The world’s 14th highest and India’s highest railway station (altitude of 2225.7 meters) is small but its amazingly beautiful. Ghum finds mention among the most gorgeous railway stations and tracks of all time. HolidayIQ Traveller Raj from Bangalore says, “A nice ride through the roads of Darjeeling takes you to Ghum where there is a museum. Make sure to book your tickets in advance.”
This one lies on the Harbour Line of the Mumbai suburban railway network. It has a huge dome, which looks beautiful from a distance.
One may have a hard time recognizing this one as a railway station due its architecture. It may look like one of the temples in the holy city of Dwarka, but it is really a railway station! HolidayIQ Traveller Koushik Kumar says, “Dwarka is the adobe of Lord Krishna. The temple is built beautifully and has great architecture.”