Journey high into the mountains to the Korakundah estate, located in the esteemed Nilgiri region of Southern India. Situated 8,000 feet above sea level, the Korakundah is one of the world's highest elevation tea estates. The pristine environmental conditions along with the gentle handling of the tea leaves delivers a distinct and delicately flavored brew. The Korakundah estate, as part of a larger organization, was one of the first Fair Trade tea estates in India. As part of their fairtrade standards, employees as well as members of the surrounding communities are provided with hospital care, free of charge for employees, and a local school, in addition to many other programs.