Tamil Nadu is the most famous southernmost state in India and houses home to a range of attractive tourist destinations that definitely draw large number of tourist from all over the world. Tamil Nadu tourist destinations is not only for historical and the cultural heritages but also famous for its stunning picturesque valleys, stunning beaches, tranquil hill stations, wildlife parks, gorgeous temples, and scenic mountains and much more. Tamil Nadu is a particularly hassle free destination to visit, especially for women. Check out the following list of places that would definitely help you out to plan your vacation to Tamil Nadu. Enjoy these top tourist places in Tamil Nadu and have a blast. (Image by Srikumar Mitra)
Chennai is the first and the foremost place that must be visited first when you plan a visit to Tamil Nadu. The fantastic Chennai is a sprawling and busy city, which is the capital of Tamil Nadu and also known as the gateway to south India. Visitors and the tourist from all over the world can enjoy and get to immerse in the fine attractions that includes beach, temples, museums and galleries, Old Portuguese style churches, and amusement parks. Mylapore is the oldest residential parts of the city that is famous for the
Step into the Fort Saint George, which is the museum displays a range of military memorabilia, relics, paintings, and artifacts from the colonial period. Don’t miss out to make a visit to Marina Beach, where you can enjoy your trip at sunset and soak up the carnival-like atmosphere, with amusement rides and snack stalls. Some of the important cities near Chennai are Kancheepuram, Pondicherry, Bangalore, Tirupati, Vellore and Mamallapuram and all these places are very good network of roads connects Chennai of Tamil Nadu to these cities.
Theni in Southern Tamil Nadu is a favored tourist spot and is known for its serene environment. Enchanting dams, mesmerizing waterfalls and innumerable pilgrim centers amidst the verdant green landscape make Theni very different from the hustle and bustle of busy tourist spots.
Thiruchirappalli was built by the Nayaks of Madurai on the banks of the serene Cauvery river. Spread over an area of 146.90 sq.kms, Thiruchirappalli was under the stronghold of the early Cholas and then to the Pallavas. Lovingly called Trichy, this ancient city is famous for its architectural marvels. This bustling city of Tamil Nadu is famous for colorful glass bangles, artificial diamonds, cigars, handloom cloth, and wooden and clay toys.
Ancient Madurai in Tamil Nadu is home to the most impressive and important temple in south India known as the Meenakshi Temple. If you only see one south Indian temple, the Meenakshi Temple should be it. Make a visit to the Meenakshi Temple’s east tower, to find rows of tailors and stalls selling fabric, scarves, jewellery, fashion accessories, handicrafts, and art work. (Image by
Other Places to visit in Tamil Nadu
Make a visit Saint Mary’s Cathedral, which is one of the oldest Roman Catholic churches in India that pleasures your eyes with its stunning beauty. There are also some of the other places such as Tanjore, Ooty, Kanyakumari, Rameshwaram, and Tiruvannamalai that definitely worth your visit.
Explore all these places and have a blast in your trip. Enjoy!
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