Up the Line to Darjeeling


From the plains of Bengal to the Himalayan foothills, this is a quite superb and comprehensive guide to the breathtaking route of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway from New Jalpaiguri 88 kms into the Himalayan foothills at Darjeeling, climbing 2153 metres in the process.

With accurate and detailed maps, a history of the line, its motive power and rolling stock this book can take you on a journey to the clouds, in reality or in your dreams!

128 pages with very largely colour photographs and maps. Paperback and highly recommended.