Even though the name of Pasteur Institute sounds scientific, but it is also one of the most visited tourist places of Coonoor. Pasteur Insititute in Coonoor was established with an aim to produce anti-rabbis vaccines. In this institute, the researches are done on Rabies and are taken care of the people suffering from Rabies by giving them proper treatment. Also, Polio Vaccines are developed in this institute. The building of the institute is quite fascinating with two-storied edifice. The institute is standing on the spacious ground. The institute is well-maintained and is great place to be visited once while the trip to Coonoor.