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Address: Udhagamandalam, Ooty, India
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Description: 10 kms from Ooty Bust stand

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Called the South India's Highest peak the view from the top is amazing and stunning, way to the top is also one of the amazing ride

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Called the South India's Highest peak the view from the top is amazing and stunning, way to the top is also one of the amazing ride

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Noida, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

It is a different type of museum as compared to normal museums. It is nice but most people are not aware of it. It is away from main city and may be around 5 -7 kms from town. The guide of the centre is himself from a tribal community and takes a lot a lot of interest in explaining things

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Gurgaon, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This place is just ok. Children get bored over there. I think I was late that may be the one reason but this place is not too crowd. If you have spare time then only think to go.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

It is a very steep climb. You could see the Todar house, which is like a cave. They are wearing funny ornaments. Some voluntary organizations are helping them to form libi for their language.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

If you really want to know about the old inhabitants of this Queen of hills ,This will be the best place to know everything.This is not a tourist spot or a place to relax but it will be totally informative and will take back you in time

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Muscat, Oman
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Good to see 30-45 minutes, need to walk little after vehicle, can see big mountains and tribal areas

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

This museum is a hidden gem located about 12 km outside Oozy but well worth a visit. It is a beautiful drive through trees and villages and is located at a Research Station. A guide who speaks good English and who is of one of the tribes takes you round the museum which shows the different tribes, their lifestyles, and... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

it was a place to know more about the tribals which are now getting extinct. This place is tough to locate and is situated within the premises of a research center.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

A guide showed us round the centre and told us many fascinating things about the life and customs of the tribes, past and present.

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Gandhinagar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Don't miss this, it is covered under the avalanche tour. Its a good clean place, a lot to know if you like to know the tribal history of India. It can be improved with a laser or video show about the same.

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