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Neral-Matheran Toy Train

Neral, Matheran, India
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Awesome matheran

It was lot of fun to sit in toy train and see the scenery. Had a lot of fun in rainy season... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
harsha h
via mobile
Hill Train

It is a narrow gauge train taking the visitors on a round trip of the beautiful landscaped... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2017
via mobile
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was lot of fun to sit in toy train and see the scenery. Had a lot of fun in rainy season. Enjoyed a lot.

Thank harsha h
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

It is a narrow gauge train taking the visitors on a round trip of the beautiful landscaped Matheran. For the view points of the valley one has to walk or go on a pony. The parking space for Cars is abundant & one can spend...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017

I was unable to travel on this train, though I would love to travel some day. The terminus of this train lies right at the heart of Matheran. You have to book well in advance.

Thank madanvrao
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Its runs throughout the week. Its a paid trip. Very slow. But too muxh fun to go with friends and family

Thank deepshikha s
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

The "toy" train to carry guests to the hotel's is not currently working. It also costs about $10 dollars to get your bags hauled up to the resorts.

2  Thank JTS50
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Hello everyone I visited Matheran in September and March this year. Ideally this place is at its scenic best during Rainy and winter season. Perfect time to visit Matheran is between August to January. Matheran has its own mesmerising beauty. A walk in forest to...More

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This was my first time in this mini train now its more advance where u can track down the train timing etc only need to check if we can do a online booking for the same it would be a great help rest its quite...More

4  Thank jonas_rock
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This is one of the last remaining attractions in matheran and its still not working for nearly a year now since i visited matheran this Feb , its sad , track is also in poor condition !

1  Thank mk5705
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I visited Matheran in the month of Sep-2016. Unfortunately toy train was not working. The track was is very bad condition. Toy train is main attraction and I am planning to visit again and enjoy the ride. It seems train is still not functional. Without...More

3  Thank chhannoo
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

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...More

9  Thank destinykst
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Hi team, I am planning to visit matheran by June or July. Is toy train is running during this months ? Is it running as of now ?
10 May 2017|
Response from deepshikha s | Reviewed this property |
no in rain toy train dont work...
Hello. I understand there is a toy train from Neral to Matheran and back. In case its not working for some reason, then is it easy to get a cab from Neral station to Matheran? Any info is appreciated. Thank you.
9 April 2017|
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Response from PRATIK P | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes. There is a cab service available from Neral station charges are very nominal Rs 80 per head. They will drop you at Matheran car station and from there on you have option to hire a horse or walk towards hill... More
Hi, has the toy train started working now? Also which hotel is better in terms of location and cleanliness?
31 March 2017|
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Response from PRATIK P | Reviewed this property |
No the train is not working now. Western end hotel is good.