Ooty India Resort - Avalanche Mountains Views

The first thing that hits you at Avalanche is the palpably pristine fresh air, Pristine mountain streams, dense, dark and seemingly impenetrable with the shola forest and the grassland from which one can have a stunning view of Avalanche and Emerald lakes.

You can also see huge pugmarks in the mud of tiger and elephants.

A dam called Canada dam is seen here. An exotic experience of mountain trekking could be realized in this place.

Ooty India Museum - Travel Ooty

Located at Mysore Road, the museum displays many tribal objects and items of use and crafts of Tamil Nadu are displayed here. The Ooty museum was established, near the Club Road in 1989.

The Museum has six rare icons made of a combination of five metals belonging to 13th, 15th and 16th centuries. There are also about 300 rare coins and pottery items made several centuries ago.

The latter belonged to the collection of James Wilkinson Breeks, the first Commissioner (Collector) of the Nilgiris. Among the other items are artefacts of the primitive tribes of the Nilgiris, including Todas, Kotas, Kurumbas and Paniyas, palm leaf manuscripts and antiques.

So if you do have time, try to have a visit to Ooty Museum.