Southern part of India is always a great tourist attraction. Among the various states, Tamil Nadu is also a significant state. It is one of the Southern most state of India with sharing a border with Bay of Bengal and Arabian sea. Its cities are excellent tourist destinations with a variety of themes like beach, hill station, forest etc.
The cities of this state are perfect place for vacation of your own choice where you can have pinnacle of fun. It wows tourists not only with its natural beauty but also with history and heritage. Dravidian art and culture can be felt in the temples of the cities.
Chennai: The gate way of South India, Chennai is a a famous tourist destination. The major tourists attractions of the place are Marina beach, which is the second largest beach in Asia.
St. George Forte – the state secretariat, Parthasarthy temple, Kapaleeswarar Temple, Snake park, Santhome Cathedral are other attraction of the place.
Ooty: Couched on the heavenly abode of mother nature, Ooty is an exotic hill station which is hot favourite among the honey mooners, enthusiasts and nature lovers.
Kodaikanal: It is a secluded hill station and excellent place to spend vacation in silence.
Madurai: One of the main tourist destination in south India, Madurai is mainly famous for Minakshi Temple. It is great centre of art and culture.
Coimbatore: Coimbatore is called as the ‘Manchester of South India’. It is a beautiful city in the Nilgiri region. It is a big business center of the state mainly for textile mills.
Kanyakumai: This Southern most city of Tamil Nadu attracts tourists with Vivekananda rock, Temple and beach. It is a tranquil place where we can see the confluence of three seas like India ocean, Bay of Bengal and Arabian sea.
Coonoor: Coonoor is another popular hill station located in close proximity to Ooty. The hill station provides the magnificent view of the fascinating Nilgiri Hills. Bird Watching is famous tourists activity in Coonoor. Important places to see in and around includes Bandipur National Park, Ooty, Aravankadu.
Rameshwaram Temple: This island of south India is a pilgrimage destination as well as a holiday resort. Famous for its temples and beach this place hosts a large number of domestic as well as foreign tourists every year.
Some other important cities of South India are: Chidambaram, Coonoor, Kancheepuram, Mamallapuram, Pattukotai, Pondicherry, Trichi, Tiruchirappalli, Thanjavur etc.