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Capital of Tamilnadu : Chennai
Cradle Of : South Indian Temple Architecture
Official State Language : Tamil

Tamil Nadu – Home to Intriguing Temple Towns and Natural Bounty

The immensely admirable temple architecture of South India flourished at Tamil Nadu, leaving behind a fortune of classical temples that adorn most of the towns in the state. Today, Tamil Nadu offers the perfect amalgamation of rustic countryside and urban cities that arrange for diverse holiday ideas. Nature has always been kind to the state, blessing it with treasures of mesmerizing hill stations, sun-kissed beaches and unconstrained forest cover. The enchanting Tamil culture, showcasing amazing Carnatic music, classical dance forms and engrossing festive celebrations, is another prominent facet of the region. In short, a single and well-planned trip to Tamil Nadu can let you discover a truly fascinating world.

Meenakshi Temple, Madurai, Tamil Nadu

Tourist Attractions and Places to visit in Tamil Nadu

Chennai City of Tamil Nadu

Famous Temples

Famous Hillstations

Famous Wildlife National Parks and Sanctuaries

Tamil Nadu as a Shopping Paradise

Natraja, Tamil Nadu

Cultural Heritage - Famous Music and Dances in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu can be visited all around the year. The state is full of mysticism and relaxing activities that can completely revive your life.

How to Reach

By Air

Chennai Meenambakkam is the international airport. Flight ply between Tiruchirapalli, Colombo Sri Lanka. Madurai and Coimbatore are other major ariports. Taxis, city-airport bus shuttles and auto rickshaws are available outside the main terminus.

By Rail

Chennai, Madurai, Tiruchirapalli and Coimbatore are major rail station in Tamil Nadu. Well connected from all over India.

By Road

Kerala, Karnataka or Andhra Pradesh all these cities share border with Tamil Nadu and are very well connected via road. State-run buses and privately coaches are common transport tourist can get for Tamil Nadu.

Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation
25, Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai
Mylapore, Chennai - 600004
do not mention telephone numbers and faxes.

Government Of India Tourist Office
154, Anna Salai, Chennai - 600 002
Time: 9.25 to 17.45 hrs.

India Tourism Development Corporation
29, Victoria Crescent C-in-C Rd, Chennai - 600 105 Time: 6.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m On Sundays till 2.00 p.m State Information Centre Kalaivanar Arangam, Chennai - 600 002 Time : 10.00 a.m. to 5.45 p.m Tamil Nadu Government Tourist Office Local Library Authority (LLA) Buildings
735, Anna Salai, Chennai - 600 002
Time :10.00 a.m. to 5.45 p.m.

Tourist Information Centres
Government of Tamil Nadu
Kamaraj Domestic Airport Terminal

Tourist Information Centre Government of Tamil Nadu
Anna International Airport Terminal

Tourist Information Centre
Central Railway Station (Gate No. 2)
Chennai - 600 003

Tourist Information Centre
Egmore Rly Station, Chennai - 600 008

TTDC (Tamilnadu Tourism Development Corporation) Sales Counter
4, EVR Periyar High Road
Park Town, Chennai - 600 003

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