Thanks to Iluvpunto I had The pleasure of visiting Avalanche , took The beautiful Kothagiri route! I went on12-14 june..very sunny days,now SW monsoon is there it will be unpredictable weather. I took the forest van ,The wait for that was worth a germ! Further went to Korakundah,the tallest tea estate(8000ft)in the world!!! at the edge of the Silent valley Pictures of Bhavani river in Avalanche & the Korakundah tea estate!