Mumbai-Goa train to offer vista views of Western Ghats
Rail travellers from Mumbai to Goa and back will enjoy an exciting new experience of watching the scenic landscape pass by through the glass-topped Vista dome of a coach that will be attached to the Dadar-MadgaonDadar Janshatabdi Express from Monday onwards.
Passenger can gaze endlessly at the panoramic views and lush green scenery of the Western Ghats as the coach will have wide windowpanes and the roof of the glass can becomes either transparent or translucent with just the click of a switch, according to a Central Railway spokesperson.
It will have an exclusive glass observation lounge to allow uninterrupted sightseeing. Some special features include LED lights, GPS-based information system, multiple television screens, electrically operated sliding compartment doors.