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World's 10 most scenic railways

1. 'Rocky Mountaineer', Canada
The line starts from western Canada to Rocky Mountains. Taking a train, passengers can see wilderness, black volcanic lava cliffs, great valleys, Glacier Lake, rivers, bighorn and black bears or grizzly bears. The basic price of taking this two days trip is 1,441 dollars, including fees for spending a night in Kamloops.
2. Darjeeling C Himalaya, India
On this eight-hour journey from the eastern foot of the Himalayas to the Darjeeling region in India, passengers will see Himalaya mountains, jungle, green valleys, tea gardens, maple forests, chestnut trees, pear trees, cherry trees and cardamom trees. The Darjeeling, as the terminal station, is the famed site of many Bollywood movies. In addition, the journey will just cost you 1 dollar.
3. Semmering Railway, Austria
Track for this railway was laid in 1854 before TNT explosive and tunnel drilling rigs. It has 16 viaducts and 14 tunnels, and all of them were built by hand. The price of one-way ticket is 13 dollars.
4. The Glasgow Subway, UK
The Glasgow Subway is an underground metro line in Glasgow, Scotland. Opened on Dec. 14, 1896, it is the third-oldest underground metro system in the world after the London Underground and the Budapest Metro. Formerly a cable railway, the Subway was later electrified, but its twin circular lines were never expanded. And a one-way ticket is only 42 dollars.
5. The Chihuahua-Pacific railroad, Mexico
The Chihuahua-Pacific railroad, which is one of the best tourist railroads in Mexico, is the only way to travel across one of the world's biggest ravine networks.
This train that is popularly known as 'CHEPE,' travels a total of 656km between the city of Chihuahua, other cities in the same state and Los Mochis in the state of Sinaloa, traversing some of most spectacular areas of the Barrancas del Cobre (the Copper Canyon). Every year, more than 260,000 tourists embark on this train. And the one-way ticket is 991 dollars.
6. The Douro Valley Railway, Portugal
Taking in a 19th century steam engine locomotive and going along the Douro River, passengers will see famous vineyards and beautiful manors in the one and half hours trip, and it will only cost you 59 dollars
7. The Ghan Railway, Australia
The Ghan is a passenger train operating between Adelaide, Alice Springs and Darwin on the Adelaide-Darwin railway in Australia. Operated by Great Southern Railway and with locomotives provided by Pacific National, the journey takes 48 hours to travel the 2,979 kilometres (1,852 miles). The service's name is an abbreviated version of its previous nickname, 'The Afghan Express,' which comes from the Afghan camel trains that trekked the same route before the advent of the railway. The price of a one-way sleeping coach ticket is 1812 dollars.
8. Bergen Railway, Norway
It is the highest railway in Northern Europe. In the seven-hour-trip, the train will take you through the mountains between Oslo and Bergen and the biggest European wasteland dependency C the Hardangervidda.
90 percent of the supportive energy of the railway comes from hydroelectric power and other renewable energy sources. And the one-way ticket is 131 dollars.
9. Hiram Bingham train, Peru
During the seven-hour tour on a 1920s' style Hiram Bingham, passengers will go through mountains, plains, Incan agricultural relics, green fields and finally arrive at Aguas Calientes, a famous town of Machu Picchu. The one-way ticket is 334 dollars, including fees for local dinners, entertainment, tour guide, bus, ticket for protected area of birds and animals in Machu Picchu, afternoon tea and cocktails.
10. Bernina-Express, Switzerland and Italy
The Bernina Railway is a single track metre gauge railway line forming part of the Rhaetian Railway (RhB). It links the spa resort of St. Moritz, in the Canton of Graubnden, Switzerland, with the town of Tirano, in the Province of Sondrio, Italy, via the Bernina Pass. It also ranks as the highest adhesion railway in the Alps, and - with inclines of up to 7 percent - as one of the steepest adhesion railways in the world. And the one-way ticket is 57 dollars. In addition, the line is very famous and hot, you'd better reserve a ticket earlier.
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