The Nilgiri massif is a group of three peaks in the Annapurna Himal. It consists of Nilgiri Central (6'940 m), Nilgiri South (6'839 m) and Nilgiri North (7'061 m). Each rise more then 4'000 vertical metres from the Kali Gandaki Valley.
First Ascent Nilgiri North : 26.10.1962 French Guide Lionel Terray along with Sherpa Wongdi and Van Lookeren Campagne brothers Netherland.
Nepal 2002, Nilgiri North (view from the north).
The stamp was issued in the series "Tourism".