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Tamil Nadu: Information and travel tips about when to go



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When to visit

Tamil Nadu is a beautiful tourist destination, with clear skies and blue beaches. The best time to visit Tamil Nadu is during the months of October to February, when the climate is pleasant. With tropical climate, this state is the most unbearably hot in April, May and June. It is coolest in December and in January.

Tamil Nadu has tremendously hot summers with moderate winters. Throughout the year, one can expect rainfall, which adds to the sea breezes, moisture laden and a relief from the hot summer months from April to June.

This state is amidst two major water bodies, the Bay of Bengal and the Indian Ocean. The ideal time to visit Tamil Nadu is between July-September and January to March. Festivals play a vital role as well, so one can visit the state during these events like Pongal festival and the classical Carnatic music show in January and Dussehra in September.

Top Destinations Tamil Nadu


Ooty (Tamil Nadu - India)
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Ooty is a colloquial name for Udhagamandalam or Ootacamund to a place in Tamil Nadu that has been called as... Next

Mountain, Romance, Family fun...
Chennai (Tamil Nadu - India)
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Chennai, in the past known as Madras, is the capital of the great state Tamil Nadu and one of the four metropolitan cities in India. It is situated in the southern part... Next

Shopping, Family fun, Sun & beach...
Kodaikanal (Tamil Nadu - India)
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Kodaikanal is located 120 kms towards the northwest of Madurai in Tamil Nadu state. The city is on the southern tip of the... Next

Educational, Adventure, Mountain...
Madurai (Tamil Nadu - India)
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Madurai is one of the oldest cities of south India and has been a centre of learning and pilgrimage for centuries. Next

Art & Culture, Food and Wine, Family fun...
Thanjavur (Tamil Nadu - India)
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Thanjavur is a city in the Tamil Nadu state. It is situated approx. 10 kilometers to the south of the Kaveri River and also... Next

Art & Culture, Educational, Romance...
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu - India)
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Coimbatore the Manchester of South India is located in the extreme west part of Tamil Nadu state on the banks... Next

Family fun, Youth travel, Educational...
Tiruchirappalli (Tamil Nadu - India)
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Tiruchirapalli is also called as Trichy. In Tamil language, the meaning of ‘Tiru’ is ‘in respect... Next

Art & Culture, Shopping, Educational...
Tirupur (Tamil Nadu - India)
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Tirupur located in Tamil Nadu close to Coimbatore has several names like ‘History Centre’,... Next

Shopping, Green and wild, Educational...
Kanyakumari (Tamil Nadu - India)
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Kanyakumari also called as Cape Comorin is situated at the southernmost tip of the Indian peninsula where three oceans namely the... Next

Food and Wine, Youth travel, Sun & beach...
Chidambaram (Tamil Nadu - India)
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Chidambaram is situated in the Kollidam River valley in Tamil Nadu at an average height of 3 meters. It is tehsil... Next

Art & Culture, Educational, Green and wild...

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Marina Beach
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Chennai)
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Beach
(Chennai)
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Thirumalai Nayak Palace
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Kapaleeshwar Temple
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Botanical Garden
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Food is awesome!
 Food and wine (Madurai)
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Malls
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Rose Garden
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Meenakshi Temple
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Madurai)
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Rock Fort Temple
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Tiruchirappalli)
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Annamalai University
(Chidambaram)
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Lord Nataraj Temple
(Chidambaram)
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Pichavaram resort
(Chidambaram)
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Alagar Koil
 Tours (Madurai)
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ANNA CENTENARY LIBRARY
(Chennai)
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Botanical garden
(Ooty)
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Fort St. George
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Chennai)
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ISKCON temple
(Coimbatore)
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Srirangam Temple
(Tiruchirappalli)
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Meenakshi Hindu Temple
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Madurai)
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Doveton House
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Chennai)
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Government Museum
 Museums (Chennai)
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Gandhi Museum
 Museums (Madurai)
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Royal Palace and Art Gallery
 Landmarks and Historic sites (Thanjavur)

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