Few countries in the country have as many interesting places as Tamilnadu. Therefore, it has become one of the main places of interest of tourists and travelers from all over the world.
One of the two southernmost states in Tamilnadu has many interesting places for visitors coming from all over the world. In terms of size and income, Tamilnadu ranks second on India's tourist map. The annual growth rate of 16% is not an average achievement for the state's tourism industry.
Main points of interest
The main points of interest in Tamilnadu include:
• Some of the best stations;
• Exotic sea beaches in Chennai, KanyaKumarika and other such places;
• Numerous architectural excellence, including Hindu temples and churches,
• Nature rewards with many plants and animals; and
• Excellent shopping facilities while testing the delicious South Indian cuisine.
A look into heritage and culture
Tamilnadu has a rich heritage and culture, so many people from outside come to the state to look into South India's rich heritage and culture. India is a country with multiple heritage and culture, and countries in the south are quite different from what one would experience in the north. Hiking in Tamilnadu offers visitors a chance to see the unique features of South Indian life and culture.
Temples in Tamilnadu
Like all South Indian states in India, Tamilnadu has many famous temples. The most famous among Tamilnadus temples are the Meenakshi temple in Madurai, the Kapaleshwar temple in Chennai, the Vishnu temple in Rameswaram, the Nataraja temple and the Bharat Mata temple in Kanyakumari. Numerous other small and large temples are located in the state, which is an interesting place for tourists and pilgrims.
Numerous points of interest
However, temples are not the only interesting places in Tamil Nadu. There are many others, and the main ones –
• Kapaleshwar Temple, Government Museum, Fort St. George and Marina Beach in Chennai.
• The historic township of Tanjore, which was the capital of the Chola Empire passing through Mahaballpuram and Pondicherry. Although Pondicherry is now an independent state, it is surrounded on all sides by Tamilnadu. The international city of Auroville is a major attraction for tourists as well as the sea beach in Pondicherry.
• Brihadeswara Shiva Temple in Tanjore and Giant Nandi carved in one stone and the second largest in India.
• The largest temple of Lord Vishnu in Srirangam in Trichy and Rameswaram is the gateway to Sri Lanka and Dhanuskoti, where traces of a bridge built over the sea of Ramachandra are still present.
• Kanyakumari, the junction of the Gulf of Bengal, the Arabian Sea and the Indian Ocean. The most visited place is Vivekananda Rock about 12 km inside the sea. Sunrise and sunset in Kanyakumari is the most attractive view for visitors.
• The unique temple of Tridevas, Brahma, Vishnu and Maheswara in Suchindram known as the Thanumalayam Temple.
• Ooty or Ootkamandalam, queen of mountain stations in the south.
These are just some of the many tourist sites in Tamilnadu that every visitor to the state must see.