Solan is known as the mushroom city of India. This city has a railway station which is midway from Kalka to Shimla on the narrow gauge route. The journey is through toy train. This toy train is also a part of the UNESCO world heritage sites. The journey through this train is very picturesque. The closest airport is in Chandigarh which is 67 kms from Solan. One can easily find taxies and buses to reach Solan from Chandigarh.