TAMILNADU THE CITY OF JOY


Turist Places in Tamil Nadu India catch you unawares with glorious architecture, enchanting sculptural splendor and more as you experience a pot pourri of ancient heritage, modern lifestyles and cultural values.

Among the interesting tourist places in Tamil Nadu India the ones that promise to enchant you completely include the Meenakshi Temple at Madurai, temples of Kanyakumari, Rock Fort temples in Tiruchirapalli, quaint hill stations and sun soaked beach country.

The shore temples of Mahabalipuram and the 13-kilometer Marina Beach stretch in Chennai are some of the popular Tamil Nadu tourist places that famous all over the world.

Visit the magical attractions of Chennai that is the capital city of Tamil Nadu India with Tourist Places in India tour packages offered by India Travel portal. See the St. Mary's Church, Snake Park, St. George Forte, Kalakshetra and Theosophical Society in Chennai as a part of the tourist places in India packages offered by India Travel Portal.

Honeymoon in magical Ooty that is among the popular tourist places in Tamil Nadu India. Trek up to Dodabeta that is the highest mountain peak on the Western Ghats with tourist palaces in Tamil Nadu tour packages

 

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Chennai,
also known as Madras, the capital of Tamil Nadu, is the country's fourth largest city. Compared to the other major metros of India, it is far less congested and polluted.

Chidambaram
The temple town of Chidambaram, 58 km south of Pondicherry greets the visitors, with a beautiful temple, dedicated to Lord Nataraja - Lord Shiva in the enthralling form of a Cosmic Dancer.

Kanchipuram
Kanchipuram, the Golden City of a thousand temples, and one of the seven sacred cities of India, is 71 km from Madras. It was, successively, the capital of the Pallavas, the Cholas and the Rayas of Vijayanagar.

Kanyakumari
At the southernmost tip of India, where the Arabian Sea, the Indian Ocean and the Bay of Bengal meet, lies Kanyakumari, an important pilgrimage site.

Kodaikanal
Nestling amidst the folds of the verdant Pali Hills, is the idyllic retreat of Kodaikanal, popularly known as Kodai. Apart from being a much sought after tourist resort,

Mahabalipuram


World famous for its shore temples, Mahabalipuram, was the second capital of the Pallava kings of Kanchipuram. 58 kilometres from Madras on the Bay of Bengal, this tiny sea side village of Mahabalipuram, is set in a boulder strewn landscape

Madurai
Madurai is one of the oldest cities of southern India. It has been a centre of learning and pilgrimage, for centuries. Legend has it, that the divine nectar falling from Lord Shiva's locks, gave the city its name - Madhurapuri, now known as Madurai.

Ooty
Ootacamund or Udhagamandalam, which stands 7,349 feet above sea level in the Nilgiris, is known as the Queen of southern hill resorts of India. Ooty, as it is popularly known, spreads over 36 square miles, and the temperature ranges from 25 degree celsius in summers, to near freezing in winters.

Rameswara

South east of Madurai, on an island in the Palk Strait, is the temple town of Rameswaram, a sacred place for Hindus. According to the Ramayana, this is the place where Rama worshipped Lord Shiva, to absolve himself of the sin of killing Ravana.

Tanjavur
The rice bowl of Tamil Nadu, Tanjavur, is a bustling country town, 55 km east of Trichy. Tanjavur rose to glory, during the later Chola reign, between the 10th and 14th centuries, and became a centre of learning and culture.

Trichy
Tiruchirapalli, more commonly referred to as Trichy, lies 320 km to the south of Chennai, on the banks of the Cauvery. Trichy itself, has a long history, going back to the centuries before the Christian era, when it was a Chola citadel

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