Located just nine kilometers outside Coonoor, this old vintage mansion has been named after Charlotte Canning, the wife of Lord Canning, the British Viceroy. Showcasing an era that is nearly forgotten, the mansion is full of little surprises and an old world charm. Surrounded by hills and valleys, the view from the mansion of the landscape around it makes you understand why this place was chosen to build it here. The place is very popular as a tourist destination and is also a great place to enjoy a picnic. Sitting here watching the hills and valleys as the sounds of the outside world slowly fade away from your conscious mind – the place will soothe you and make you feel fresh and rejuvenated. An early morning foray to the place will allow you to witness the glorious sunrise and its many colors. This must-see sightseeing location is hot favorite among locals and tourists alike.