Never mind the language.
Some don’t like to fly but love trains.
Market on train tracks
Accidents are frequent (among tourists)
Line connecting two of the highest mountains in the country
Earthquakes are frequent.
Very narrow ocean bridge at the mouth of the Ganga
Dangerous train tracks right at the foot of an active volcano that can erupt at any moment. Train slows down for tourists to take photos
5 Argentina - Chile
Very scenic over many bridges and tunnels
Does zigzag (switchback)
Tracks built during the gold rush in Alaska
Reopened for tourists
Popular among tourists
Connecting New Mexico and Colorado
Tracks at highest elevation in US
Built over 150 years ago.
Ride at your own risk
Run to get a seat inside train in India
10 Thailand - Burma
Made famous by the movie Bridge Over River Kwai
Elevation over 4,000 meters
Built for mining purposes
12 Myanmar (Burma)
Train slows down over an old bridge 680 meters high, so that it won’t collapse
Special gears permit train to climb sleep inclines, at 48 degrees
Serpentine tracks between Jakarta and Bandung
Very scenic cable car