The land of Tamils in India is Tamil Nadu. It is nestled in the southernmost part of the Indian Peninsula. The state shares its borders with union territory of Puducherry and the South Indian states of Kerala, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. It is surrounded by the Eastern Ghats to its north. The Nilgiri, the Anamalai Hills and Kerala bounded the state on the west. The Bay of Bengal in the east, the Gulf of Mannar and the Palk Strait bordered Tamil Nadu on the southeast and while the Indian Ocean on the south. It also shares its border with the neighboring nation of Sri Lanka.
It is one of the most literate states in India. Tamil is the official language of Tamil Nadu. Bharata Natyam is one of the classical dance forms of India originated in Tamil Nadu
Top attractions of Chennai are Kapaleshwarar Temple, Marina Beach, Arignar Anna Zoological Park, St. Thomas Mount, Parthasarathy Temple, Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, Fort St. George, Marundeeswarar Temple, Edward Elliot's Beach, San Thome Basilica, Government Musuem, Covelong, Guindy National Park, VGP Universal Kingdom, Vivekanandar Illam, Kishkinta, The Raintree Hotel Anna Salai, Ripon Building, Light House, Birla Planatarium, Queens Land, Ampa Skywalk, Thousand Lights Mosque, Church of Our Lady of Light, Mayajaal, Puzhal Aeri, Thyagaraja Temple, M.A. Chidambaram Stadium and many more.
St. Catherine Water Falls, Dolphin Nose, Kodanad View Point - Kotagiri, Sims park - Coonoor, Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary, The Mukkurthi Peak And National Park, Ketti Valley view, Kalhatty waterfalls, HPF (Hindustan Photo Film), Glenmorgan, Emerald Lake, Avalanche, Pykara Lake/ Pykara Boat House, Doddabetta Peak, Rose Garden, Ooty Lake and Botanical Garden are some of the major attractions of Ooty or Udhagamandalam.
Kanyakumari: The major tourist spots of Kanyakumari include Vivekananda Rock Memorial, Thiruvalluvar, Thanumalayan Temple, Padmanabhapuram Palace, Vattakottai Fort, Mathur Aqueduct, Our Lady of Ransom church, Swamithope Pathi. There are some other places of attractions which you can visit.
Madurai: The well known places of attractions are Meenakshi Amman temple, Thirumalai Nayakkar Mahal, Koodal Azhagar, Temple, Alagar Koyli, Vandiyur Mariamman Teppakulam, Gandhi Memorial Museum, Athisayam, Pongal, Thirupparamkunram Murugan temple, Badri Narayan Temple and Theppotsavam.
Dhyanalinga, Perur Pateeswarar temple, Marudamalai, Black Thunder, Monkey Falls, Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park, Siruvani Waterfalls, Kovai Kondattam, Amaravati Dam, Singanallur Lake and Gass Forest Museum are the places to visit in Coimbatore.
Kodaikanal Lake, Berijam Lake, Bear Shola Falls, Palni Hills, Kodaikanal Solar Observatory, Kodaikanal Golf Club are the places in Kodaikanal where one can spend quality time.
Rameswaram has some well known tourist attractions like Ramanathaswamy Temple, Pamban Bridge, Adam's Bridge, Pamban Island and Uthirakosamangai.
The well known Shore Temple, Pancha Rathas, Descent of the Ganges, Varaha Cave Temple, Tiger Cave and Thirukadalmallai in Mahabalipuram are the places for tourists to hang around.
During October to February the weather in Tamil Nadu remains pleasant and enchanting and is regarded as an ideal time to visit the state.
Tamil Nadu is well connected to all the major cities of India and countries of the world, as its larger cities have airports. Chennai’s Meenambakkam operates international flights. There are many domestic airports in the state. Madurai and Coimbatore also have airports.
The major railheads are of Tamil Nadu are Chennai, Madurai, Tiruchirapalli and Coimbatore connecting the state to the major cities of the country.
There are numerous public and private bus services in Tamil Nadu.