Tamilnadu

Tamilnadu has ethic culture and Heritage sites. Tamilnadu has 8 Heritage places.

The land of tamils Tamil Nadu is one of the 29 States of India. Chennai is the capital of Tamil Nadu. Chennai formerly known as Madras. Tamilnadu is sorounded by kerala , karnadaka from west, andhra pradesh from north, indian ocen from south and bay of bangal from east.

Tamil nadu has the third largest urbanised population i the country after Maharastira.

Classical Language Tamil

Tamil was declared as Classical Language by UNESCO. The other top 10 oldest language in the world

  1. Tamil    
  2. Sanskrit
  3. Egyptian 
  4. Greek
  5. Chinese
  6. Aramaic
  7. Hebrew
  8.  Korean
  9. Armenian
  10. Latin

 World Heritage Sites in TamilNadu

Tamilnadu has  5  UNESCO Declared  World heritage sites .

  1. Prihadeeswarar /Big Temple in Tanjavur (1987)
  2. Gangai Konda Cholapuram in Jayamkondan(1987)
  3. Airavatesvara Temple at Darasuram(1987)
  4. Monuments at Mamallapuram(1984)
  5. Nilgiri Mountain Train (2005)

And  List of tentative sites for recognition of World heritage sites

  1. Srirangam Sri Ranganathar Temple
  2. St.Georgr Fort, Chennai
  3. Chettinad village
  4. Kazhugumalai Rock sculpture
  5. Pulicat lake
  6. Padmanabapuram palace

Famous city of tamil nadu

  1. Ariyalur
  2. Chennai
  3. Coimbatore
  4. Cuddalore
  5. Dharmapuri
  6. Dindigul
  7. Erode
  8. Kancheepuram
  9. Kanyakumari
  10. Karur
  11. Krishnagiri
  12. Madurai
  13. Nagapattinam
  14. Namakkal
  15. Perambalur
  16. Pudukottai
  17. Ramanathapuram
  18. Salem
  19. Sivagangai
  20. Thanjavur
  21. Theni
  22. The Nilgiris
  23. Thirunelveli
  24. Thiruvallur
  25. Thiruvannamalai
  26. Thiruvarur
  27. Tiruppur
  28. Trichirappalli
  29. Tuticorin
  30. Vellore
  31. Villupuram
  32. Virudhunagar

Tourist spots In Tamil Nadu

Top Hill Stations in Tamil nadu

Hill stations are perfect place to relax and refreshing  minds. The popular hill station are listed here.

  1. Ooty
  2. Kodaikanal,
  3. Connoor,
  4. Kothagiri,
  5. yercaud,
  6. Kollihills,
  7. Megamalai,
  8. Sirumalai,
  9. Palani,
  10. valparai,
  11. Arakkuvalley,
  12. Kallroyan hills,
  13. Samanar Hills

Wild Life Safari and National Parks in Tamil Nadu

Tamilnadu has 5 National declared parks

  1. Anaimali
  2.  Muthumalai
  3. Mukurthi
  4. Gulf of Mannar
  5. Guindy National Park located in heart city of Chennai

 River In Tamil Nadu

The famous Rivers in tmilnadu are Kaveri, Bhavani, Vagai River, Thamirabarani, Palar,  Noyal, Cheyyar

Beaches in TamilNadu

Merina Beach is world second longest beach.

List of beaches in Tamilnadu are listed here,

  1. Merina Beach
  2. Elliot Beach
  3. Govalang Beach
  4. Mamallapuram
  5. Rameshwaram beach
  6. Kanyakumari beach

Water falls in tamilnadu

Famous and Beautiful falls in tamilnadu are listed here,

  1. Courtralam falls
  2. hoganakkal falls
  3. Chinnakallar falls in valparai pollachi
  4. Monkey falls in valparai to pollachi road
  5. Agayagangai falls in kollihills namakkal
  6. Agasthiyar falls/ Papanasam falls in Papanasam
  7. Ayyanar falls in rajapalayam

Famous and Ancient Temples in Tamil Nadu

Tamilnadu has   Lot world heritage site of temples and ancient temples .

  • Madurai Meenachiyamman Temple,
  • Srirangam Ranganathar Temple , Samayapuram Mariyamman Temple in Tiruchirappalli
  • Chidamparam Natarajar Temple,
  • Thanjai Pragadeeswar Temple,
  • Thiruvannamalai Arunachaleswar Temple,
  • Palani Murugan Temple,
  • Thiruchendur murugan tempe,
  • Maruthamalai murugan temple,
  • Thiruthani murugan temple,
  • Thiruvalliputtur Andal Temple
  • Mamallupuram Shore temple, Panja rathas,
  • gangai konda cholapuram Temple in Kumbakonam, Chettinadu sittannavasal cave temple,
  • Vellure Jalakandeswarar Temple

Palaces and Fort in Tamil Nadu to visit

  • Fort St. George in Chennai . This fort is very first fort build by British in India. Now it is administrative office of the legislative Assembly of Tami Nadu.
  • Tanjavour Royal Palace and  Maratha Palace,
  • Chettinadu Palace in chettinad
  • Madurai Thirumalai Naicker palace and Mangammal palace
  • The Fern hills palace OOTY
  • Padmanabapuram palace in Kanyakumari
  • Vellure Fort with Jalakandeswarar temple
  • Truchi Rock Fort with Uchi Pillaiyar Kovil and siva temple,
  • Namakkal Fort

Climate

The day temperature in WINTER  SEASON varies from 19′ C  to  32′ C and  this temperature goes to 21′ C to  37 ‘ C.

The maximum temperature goes upto 40’ C in the month of May and june.

Monsoon comes to Tamilnadu twice in a year . North East Monsoon comes from june to septemper with North east wind. And the south west monsoon comes from October to December with South west wind. Heavy rain Occurs in October to December.

Festivals in Tamilnadu

Important festivals in tamilnadu are Pongal, Deepavali,Karthigai Deepam, Thaipoosam, Tamil new year, aadi Perukku, Vinayakr chudurthi, Velankanni festival, mahamagham, Thiruvaiyaru festival, Sivarathiri, Vaikunda ekathasi

Best time to visit to Tamil Nadu is from December to March.

Important OFFICIAL website links for Tamilnadu government.

  Tamilnadu all impartment web address

 

 

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