rack railway

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Synonyms for rack railway

railway for steep mountains

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Reached by a rack railway, the castle is perched on a 321m mountain in the Siebengebirge mountain range.
The Snowdon Mountain Railway is Britain's highest rack railway and has been running since 1896.
Monday: Comfortable trip by Gomergrat rack railway into the midst of Switzerland's beautiful circle of mountains over 4'000 m
The Nuria Rack Railway offers the only access to the year-round mountain resort
Supply and installation of a radio communication system TETRA, 4th completion of the deployment phase and in the Llobregat-Anoia and Montserrat rack railway line.
Price includes Return Eurostar from London to Paris Connecting rail journeys Six nights' half board accommodation in Leysin, Switzerland Visits to Montreux & Chamonix Mont Blanc Journey on the Mont Blanc Express Journey on the rack railway to Rochers de Naye Journey on the GoldenPass line Journey on the Lotschberger Express Services of our Tour Manager Rail travel from your local area for PS49 Spring Gardens of Keukenhof & Floralia 15 April 2016 4 days from PS449 Visit two of Europe's most spectacular floral displays
It can be reached from Zermatt by the Gornergrat rack railway, the highest open-air railway in Europe that lies roughly 3000 metres above sea level.