Brimming with a glorious history, diverse culture, eye-captivating coastline, rich wildlife, and intriguing ancient temples; there is no denying that Tamil Nadu is one of the most diverse states of the country. Check out our range of Tamil Nadu Tour packages to go on a wonderful trip to this gorgeous destination. According to the “New York Times” of 2016; Tamil Nadu was termed as one of the top destinations of the world. It is a complete cosmopolitan that boasts a perfect melange of the new-age building and ones from the bygone era.
From a spiritual vacation to a relaxing weekend; Tamil Nadu is filled with places that will keep you engaged throughout your journey. Catering to the interest of all the tourists; Tamil Nadu gives every traveler a dream time that remains a part of them till the end. If you too wish to visit this intriguing state of India; you don’t have to worry much because our meticulously designed packages for Tamil Nadu will cover every important detail for you. All you need to do is pick the right one for yourself.
Insight into Tamil Nadu Tourism
One thing that will remain with you throughout the state in the interest of Tamil people towards their culture and art. The people, as well as the places you visit, have these two ingredients embedded in them to such an extent that you will have enough experience to relish. The humungous and sacred temples, forts, beautiful beaches, and other places in the state have a lot of tales to tell.
Where on one hand the location of the state allows travelers to enjoy the gorgeous plateaus of Western and Eastern Ghats, one can soak themselves at the beaches near the peninsular region. It is not just the diversity of Tamil Nadu that brings the crowd to this state but also the festivals, fairs, and mouth-watering cuisines.
Why should you visit Tamil Nadu?
From ancient grandeurs to intriguingly designed temples; Tamil Nadu is filled with a lot of “go-to” destinations. The state offers every kind of travel destination to the people. Tamil Nadu is also famed due to the UNESCO World Heritage sites, monuments of Mahabalipuram, Nilgiri Mountains, and the beautiful Dhanuskodi.
The list of places to visit in Tamil Nadu and things to do in the state is simply never-ending. So, toggle through our extensive list of tour packages for Tamil Nadu and select the one that suits you the best. From a list of packages that allow you to go beach hopping to those that can help you in visiting the heritage places and monuments. We also offer packages including safaris at the wildlife sanctuaries and have a relaxing vacation at the hill stations in Tamil Nadu. So there are a lot of reasons that can steer you to visit Tamil Nadu.
Best time to visit Tamil Nadu
Ideally, the best time to visit Tamil Nadu is during the winters when the temperature is neither hot nor humid. It is comfortable to explore the gems of the state.
The temperature during winters: 10°C to 20°C Read More here.
How to Reach Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu is on the east coast of the Indian peninsular region. Reaching this cosmopolitan city of Southern India is easy. Here is more information on how to reach different places in Tamil Nadu. Read More here.
By Air (Major Airports in Tamil Nadu)
|Name of the Airport||Types of Airport||Location of the Airport|
|Chennai International Airport||International Airport||Great Southern Trunk Road, Meenambakkam, Chennai|
|Coimbatore International Airport||International Airport||Airport Rd, Civil Aerodrome Post, Peelamedu, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014|
|Madurai International Airport||International Airport||Airport Rd, Madurai, Tamil Nadu 625022|
|Tiruchirappalli International Airport||International Airport||Trichy Airport Rd, Tiruchirappalli, Tamil Nadu|
|Salem Airport||National Airport||Kamalapuram, Salem, Tamil Nadu|
By Rail (Major Railway Stations in Tamil Nadu)
|Name of the Railway Station||Location|
Grand Western Trunk Road,
Kannappar Thidal, Periyamet,
|Tambaram Junction||GST Road, Tambaram, Chennai|
|Chennai Egmore||Gandhi-Irwin Road, Egmore, Chennai|
|Chengalpattu Junction||SH 58, Chengalpattu, Chengalpattu district|
|Coimbatore Junction||State Bank Road, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu|
How to Reach Tamil Nadu by Road
Being a cosmopolitan city of India, Tamil Nadu is well connected with all the nearby cities of India through National Highways. Several Interstate and intrastate buses ply to and from the city regularly. If you plan on taking a road trip to Tamil Nadu, you won’t have a problem at all.
Temples in Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu is majorly known for its beautiful temples that attract devotees throughout the year. More of a fact that excited the devotees is that there are approximately 33000 temples that are stroked in Dravidian Style. Here are few, of the popular temples of Tamil Nadu:
|Name of the Temple||Location|
|Chidambaram Kapaleeswarar Chennai||Mylapore city, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 625001|
|Meenakshi Temple||Madurai Main, Madurai, Tamil Nadu 625001|
|Murugan Temple Thirupparamkunram||Thiruparankundram, Tamil Nadu 625005|
|Rameshwaram Temple||Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu 623526|
|Bhagavathy Temple Kanyakumari||Temple Road, Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu 629702|
Hill Stations in Tamil Nadu
Housing some parts of Eastern as well as the Western Ghats, Tamil Nadu is blessed with a few beautiful hill stations. Acting as a relaxing point during the summer season for people coming from around the country. Here are some of the best Hill Stations in Tamil Nadu:
- Kolli Hills
Wildlife in Tamil Nadu
Tamil Nadu gleams as one of the finest destinations for wildlife lovers. The state boasts 17 different wildlife sanctuaries, national parks, and reserves. People from around the world visit here to witness and click pictures of the rare species of birds, reptiles, animals, and other living creatures. If you too plan to enjoy a safari in the wild, then here are a few places you can head to:
- Mudumalai Sanctuary
- Vallanadu Sanctuary
- Gulf of Mannar marine National Park
- Viralimalai Sanctuary
Vedanthangal bird Sanctuary
Heritage places in Tamil Nadu
The heritage splendors of Tamil Nadu are exceptionally old and beautifully maintained. From some heritage artifacts dating back to the stone age to some being created and constructed by demi-gods themselves. There are a lot of beliefs and diversity in heritage places throughout the state. Here are some of the best heritage places in Tamil Nadu:
- Arjuna's Penance
- Caves of Tamil Nadu
- Rock fort in Tiruchirapalli
- Thanjavur Palace
Famous Festivals and fairs of Tamil Nadu
Another very important and arguably inseparable part of Tamil Nadu is the festivals and fairs they celebrate. The vibrant color festivals, decorations of the entire city, and the scrumptious cuisines that are offered make it a wonderful time for locals as well as travelers. So, you can be a part of these popular festivals of Tamil Nadu:
- Pongal Festival
- Music & Dance Festival, Chennai
- Saraswathi Pooja
- Vinayaka Chathurthi
- Jallikattu Bull Festival
Natyanjali Dance Festival
Popular Beach destinations of Tamil Nadu
Being a part of the peninsular region of India, Tamil Nadu boasts a list of beaches that offer a good time to travelers. While you are planning to visit a city in Tamil Nadu; if you wish to enjoy some beach, here are the best options for you.
- Marina Beach
- Mahabalipuram Beach
- Kanyakumari Beach
- Dhanushkodi Beach
- Kunthukal Beach