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10 Beautiful places to travel to in indian railways' vistadome coaches

Aug 2, 2022
Ghoom in Darjeeling, West Bengal
This world heritage site is also the highest point of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railways and the last stop on the Darjeeling toy train ride
Patalpani in Indore, Madhya Pradesh
Surrounded by a dense forest cover, the waterfalls from 300 feet into a pool at the bottom, which is so deep that legend says it goes all the way to hell or patal
Mangalore, Karnataka
The train journey runs through the breathtaking Western Ghats and even takes you around high altitudes, which makes for an enthralling ride
Ziro Valley, Arunachal Pradesh
Travelers go for the quiet, relaxing vibe and to meet the Apatani tribe. This tribe was once considered for a UNESCO Cultural Heritage Listing
Colva, Goa
Colva in South Goa is a beautiful beach with palm trees lining the sand and beach shacks offering just about everything you need to enjoy the panoramic view
Araku Valley, Andhra Pradesh
This little-known hill station is where India's first tribal grower's organic coffee brand can be found
Pune, Maharashtra
While the city has had a makeover post its colonization, you can still find some colonial-era architecture here and there
Alipurduar, West Bengal
There are many dense jungles to explore flora and fauna and if you're looking for a break from the chaos of the city, this place presents the perfect holiday opportunity for you
Haflong, Assam
Haflong is known for its rolling hills, colonial architecture, the sparkling Haflong Lake, and its bewitching valleys and mountains
Barog, Himachal Pradesh
This is a restful, non-commercialized place with little to do besides walking its natural trails, picking pine cones, and sitting by the bonfire