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Heritage Train

Coonoor, India
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Very beautiful

There are things and are so naturally beautiful that you wish you did them again and again. Buy... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
anubha_15
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New Delhi, India
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Excellent Experience of an Antique, still working Toy train

British Legacy..the Nilgiri Mountiain Railways (NMR) is like a Toy Train that works and keeps... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DrValliappan
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Coimbatore, India
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“first class” (83 reviews)
“steam engine” (28 reviews)
“in advance” (31 reviews)
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Coonoor, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There are things and are so naturally beautiful that you wish you did them again and again. Buy tickets from station for general class, 1st class book on irctc . You have to stand in queue to be seated in general class at it is...More

Thank anubha_15
Reviewed 1 week ago

British Legacy..the Nilgiri Mountiain Railways (NMR) is like a Toy Train that works and keeps people happy..It is a World Heritage Item selected by UN and Indian Railways run it at loss, but with pride..to climb up or down the hill slopes, the locomotive (that...More

Thank DrValliappan
Reviewed 1 week ago

we went to coonooor, book ticket through irctc beforehand, in case not available, on the same day queue started in ooty station from 6.30am in the morning, counter opens at 8am, after ticket purchase you need to stand in a queue to board the train...More

Thank ayan230
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travelled from Coonoor to Ooty in evening trip..!! It was raining a bit. The out side view were sceneic. Best is when you get the smell of Nilgiri in the train its just amazing. Even 2S tickets are too cheap , its just Rs...More

Thank Vijayv3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful scenery and endearing. Love the way the train moves, you remember the steam engines from your childhood. A must do trip on this train anyone visiting Coonoor or Ooty.

Thank 485pradeepr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The programme of riding the heritage train or toy train from Ooty to Coonoor and back was predermined and the tickets were booked in advance through IRCTC on line . Please search with "Udagamandalam" not Ooty while booking ticket on line. There are three types...More

3  Thank Gautam B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ticket needs to be booked im advance for confirmed seats ,which can be booked online. It was realy great experience of train journey in hills from conoor to ooty. There are 3 stations in between conoor and ooty. Scenic beauty of nilgiri hills from toy...More

Thank xploreneha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have traveller's telling me that they visited Ooty and did not go to Coonoor. Its an un-pardanoble sin !! They are close-by. Similarly it’s a sin not to take the Toy train once in Coonoor.Its a very small place with around 10 highlights and...More

Thank Avid T
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Very nice journey by train .ooty to Coonoor we stayed in two days in Coonoor. Then we went by train coonoor to mettupalayam so we saved our time in vacation

1  Thank jeskappatty
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We did Cooloon to Ooty section. Had excellent seats in the very first carriage. We could only get tickets for later afternoon trip to Ooty even though was a quieter time of year and booked by agent several weeks before(saved us having to stand in...More

Thank deborah363
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Paramita G
24 July 2017|
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Response from Basketballer2003 | Reviewed this property |
You can go to the IRCTC website and book the first class tickets
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Megha G
31 March 2017|
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Response from arundhatib72 | Reviewed this property |
You need not book tickets online. Just go the station early, at least an hour if not early and stand in the queue for the tickets. You should be able to board the train with a valid ticket easily.
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Megha G
1 February 2017|
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Response from MyIndia-Great | Reviewed this property |
I suggest hotel Sanjay at charring cross, in the heart of of the city, near botanical garden. I have stayed there last April. It seems a convenient location to visit around Ooty. best wishes take care
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