Shopping

Handicrafts in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Green Shop

Run by Kotagiri's Keystone Foundation, this fair-trade, organic-oriented shop sells gorgeous tribal crafts and clothes (including Toda embroidery) and wild honey harvested by local indigenous farmers.
Jewellery in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

K Mahaveer Chand

K Mahaveer Chand has been selling particularly beautiful Toda tribal and silver jewellery for 45 years.
Books in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Higginbothams

Good English-language book selection (including Lonely Planet guides). There's another branch on Commercial Rd.
Books in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Higginbothams

Well-known outlet with a good stash of English-language books and another branch up the hill.
Clothing in Ooty (Udhagamandalam)

Mohan's

A curious assortment of antique telephones, radios, and clocks, along with shawls, jewellery and warm clothes.