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Neral-Matheran Toy Train

Neral, Matheran, India
+91 75061 75203
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Nice experience on a rickety train

The short distance of 4 kms from matheran to the lodge station is scenic and beautiful with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
venky_1968
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Mumbai, India
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Chitti-chitti bang bang ride

I had opportunity to visit Matheran from Mumbai on 26 Jan 2018, the day when the toy train was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MukeshTHEtraveller
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Mumbai, India
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“aman lodge” (68 reviews)
“first class” (28 reviews)
“hill station” (38 reviews)
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Neral, Matheran, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The short distance of 4 kms from matheran to the lodge station is scenic and beautiful with trekkers strewing the path and trekking along the railway tracks The railways should paint the train with bright colours The tickets are issued only 45 minutes prior to...More

1  Thank venky_1968
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had opportunity to visit Matheran from Mumbai on 26 Jan 2018, the day when the toy train was restarted after a long gap! the ride is awesome - both uphill as well as down hill

1  Thank MukeshTHEtraveller
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Neral matheran toy train runs daily now but only once a day and the frequency will increase in summers i.e peak season. Aman lodge to Matheran has better frequency. I would suggest enjoy this toy train journey during winters or rainy season to enjoy...More

3  Thank Girish J
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came to Matheran in 2006 and the train was not running at all due to the rails being washed away by the monsoon rains. This time the train only ran from Aman lodge which is 15 minutes walk away from Matheran or 20 minutes...More

Thank walking_bloke
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good place for relaxing, hill view and spots view like sun set spot, one tree spot, lake Point spot, almost 27 spots need 2-3 days to enjoy and view all spots it's hectic by foot you can have horses, pleasant weather in evening and...More

Thank ASHISH J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever you go to Matheran, toy train is a must try... It is really very scenic to travel in the toy train though from Neral to Matheran, the toy train wasn't working and I missed the opportunity of travelling in it.. But Aman Lodge to...More

Thank Sweety_Chhajed
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Hi, I was pretty excited to visit Matheran on a toy train which starts from Neral. But to my surprise, the toy trains now run from Aman Lodge which is close to Dasturi park (the car parking, 500m away from Aman Lodge). Once you reach...More

4  Thank Pals2002
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful experience. Good for kids. Whole way is very scenic. Sit on left side while going to matheran for the valley view. Ticket needs to be collected 45 minutes before. In a crowded day, could be difficult to get ticket.

4  Thank GauravJ84
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Best for kids and the best way to travel into Matheran. It travels from Aman Lodge station to Matheran station in no tim

1  Thank RajivSinghania
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Reach aman lodge from neral via taxi - 80 Rs. Fixed price for sharing cab(5-6people per cab) Aman lodge to matheran toy train almost every hour. See image for exact times. Ticket counter opens 45 mins before the train departure. If you do not have...More

14  Thank bhavik v
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nilesh19155
15 February 2018|
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Response from GauravJ84 | Reviewed this property |
running between neral to Aman lodge
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Maulik G
4 February 2018|
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Response from nilesh19155 |
catch local train from karjat to neral.... from neral to matheran by taxi
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