Bharatpur Junction

To cover the bulk of the journey from Fatehpur Sikri to Ranthambhore National Park, we went by train from Bharatpur Junction. Although the classic sight of people sitting on top of the rail carriages and hanging off the sides, is largely a thing of the past, it’s still fair to say that India’s idea of passenger health and safety is a little different to our own: 

© Mark Simms Photography (2015)

5 Responses to “Bharatpur Junction”

  1. elle11e

    Thanks for the beautiful photos!!! Bharatpur was one of my favorite towns that I visited in India. Everyone was so friendly and welcoming! Thanks again.

    • Mark Simms

      Thanks Elle….unfortunately we were just passing through, but it gave me a chance to take these images 😊

  2. Chillbrook

    Indian railways, a wonderful legacy, an amazing network. I’d love to travel around India by train one day Mark, preferably not on the roof or hanging out of or hanging onto, a door! 🙂 Smashing pictures as always.

    • Mark Simms

      Thanks Adrian… of those legacies from the British Empire that I guesz we can be proud of.


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