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Explore Ooty in a Toy Train

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What to Expect
A ride on the Nilgiri Mountain Railway toy train is the highlight of a visit to Ooty. A UNESCO World Heritage site, the train runs from Mettupalayam to Ooty, via Coonoor, in the Nilgiri Hills.

The journey is 46 km (28 miles) long and negotiates 208 curves, 250 bridges, and 16 tunnels.

The train passes through some picturesque locations of forested hillsides, tea estates, the Nilgiris Mountains, and the dainty villages and towns of the area.

You will board the train at Ooty train station and ride till Coonnoor. At the end of your journey at Coonoor, you will be collected at the train station and driven back to Ooty.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Guest's Hotel from within city boundary
Departure Time
  • Earliest Start Time: 7:00 AM
  • Latest Start Time: 1:30 PM
Return Details
Guest's Hotel from within city boundary
  • Driver/guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned private vehicle
  • Bottled water
  • Gratuities
  • Camera Fees
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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  • Xenia Cities
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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