Indian Railways will run a glass-enclosed vistadome coach on the Kalka-Shimla route in the next ten days. Tickets for this see-through coach — catering to mostly foreign tourists — are likely to cost more than Rs 500 per seat.
“This coach is an old second-class coach which has been refurbished. Seats have been upgraded and we have installed glass all around so that the tourists can sit in the train and enjoy the beauty of the area without even stepping out,” PTI quoted Divisional Railway Manager, Ambala, DC Sharma as saying.
Five things to know about the vistadome coach:
1. For the first time, tourists in Shimla will be able to experience snow and rainfall in this glass-enclosed coach. Read More
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