I had been to Matheran with my friends.We had a great time.We took a toy train from Neral to reach matheran .We enjoyed the ride. Matheran is a beautiful place, its a hill station.The soil there is a red soil hence all our shoes were appearing red.We stayed in Kumar resort .The market of matheran is really nice .We did... 更多
The train starts from Neral station for Matheran. It is a easy attraction for young as well as elders. However, We took the last local to Neral in night and took the upward journey by trekking in night. The trek was really amazing and memorable. You reach the top by morning before the train arrives. After spending a couple of... 更多
The Toy train service was not available and was expected to start from Jan 5. However one can park vehicle at Dasturi village and walk along the track from Aman Lodge Railway station which is close to the vehicle parking. There are plenty of fruit,snacks,water,juice sellers on way and one can enjoy the walk. There are coolies who can carry... 更多
We had gone by train from Ambarnath to neral ...but the toy train in was unavailable due to some technical issues ...but they said it will be back after some time
Many people think blindly that the toy train route was laid by the Britishers.. it is completely false. The Toy train route was commissioned in 1907 only with the great efforts of the son of Adamjee Peerbhoy and with his financial investment. Best mode of transport to reach matheran from neral. It is badly maintained now. When I visited on... 更多
It is good fun to ride a toy train as always. Prepare for busy times due to tourist season and locals who use it extensively for their commute. Although even in december it was hot and with trains running late spoilt the fun. I personally didn't find the town worth visiting as it is awefully dusty and full of horse... 更多
It is the one of the most enjoyable part of the Matheran trip. Must go at least once by the train. But it is not operational since last 3-4 months. We were very much disappointed when we reached Neral on 30-10-2016 and came to know about it. Hope it starts again.