Chicas and Rio Chico ... Near Cerro Mesa, a land mark of the region, the 750 mm gauge railway crosses the Rio Chico over the largest bridge of the railway. In Rio Chico a group of teenagers asked ... (more)
The horse is not afraid of the locomotive, Henschel-built no. 104, but of a tiny dog which just crossed the way as the FarRail Tours charter train approaches Ojos de Agua, a small settlement in th... (more)
The 1954 built Resita-locomotive thunders through the first of three tunnels of the forestry line Viseu de Sus. While the loco fires sparks against the ceiling of the tunnel the icicles start to m... (more)
A train with donated equipment to the railway workshop in Asmara runs over the viaduct of Moncullo as the sun sets. FarRail Tours arranged the logistics in Eritrea for a donation of the Copenhagen... (more)
FarRail Tours arranged the logistics in Eritrea for a donation of the Copenhagen Film Company and Maersk to the state railway of Eritrea in 2010. In the harbour of Massawa at the Red Sea the two c... (more)
Railroading like 1890! To add some additional break weight on the downgrades Sri Lankan railways are still using iron balls at the hand break lever, which will be put in use at the summit station.... (more)
High in the mountains clouds are used to cover the scenery. In 2018 they're still using a token (tablet) system on Sri Lanka's main line between Rambukkana and Badulla. At 6,200 ft above main sea ... (more)
Talawakele is a small settlement in the tea gardens of Sri Lankans highlands. A double headed FarRail charter train trundles over the bridge into the station. From Talawakele to Hatton the line la... (more)
Before the spiral of Demodara a nice viaduct need to be passed. The line from Badulla to Bandarawela is very scenic. The passengers on the train are all hired extras to convert it from a ghost tra... (more)
A tea picker in the tea plantations above Great Western, a spectacular setting in the mountains of Sri Lanka, did not care the bypassing train, thundering over a girder bridge. It's definitely not... (more)
After a long day on the line the loco crew of B1D 340 waits at the platform of Kandy for the signal to go to the depot for a rest.
The morning mist just lifted, as B2B 213 haules a FarRail charter freight train up to Haputale.
Night mixed to Badulla! A FarRail charter train waits for departure in the summit station Pattipola, about 2600 ft above seal level, as a passenger rushes to the train.