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Top 3 Best Tourist Places in Tamilnadu

Kousik Bhattacharya

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Chennai: Chennai is a fourth largest city in India. Chennai is formerly known as Madarasapatinam. It is capital of the southern state of Tamilnadu, which is located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal. The city became the seat of Madras Presidency, the southern division of British Imperial in 19 th century. After independence in 1947 it became the capital of Madras State that was renamed Tamil Nadu.11 km long shoreline situated in the city of Chennai is named marina beach. It is second longest beach in the world. Carnatic Music and Bharatha Natyam is centre for hundreds of artists in Chennai. The city has a vibrant theatre scene for debut, which is platform for those artists. Chennai has grown rapidly in past seven years. 172 sq Km area hosts approximately 4,687,922 people in the city. The Chennai Metropolitan Area is ten times larger by 1,170 sq km. Automobile, software services, hardware manufacturing, petrochemicals, textiles and financial services are highest economy productivity key industries for the city.

Coimbatore: Coimbatore district is a part derived from Kongu country. The history reminds the sangam age. Coimbatore Corporation contains 38,000 small, medium, large scales of industries, manufacturing and software services. In Coimbatore city, industries are highly equipped in advance which serves engineering needs. And the city is known as a regional hub for textiles. It is third largest city in tamilnadu and the city has populated more than 17 lacks people. Pongal, diwali are traditional festivals for Hindu. Ayudha pooja is a major event for every industry. Other religious like Christmas and Ramzan are also celebrated by people in the city. Coimbatore city is the junction for three modern states of kerala, Karnataka and tamilnadu. 5 universities, 25 Engineering Institutions and more than 100 arts and science colleges are located at Coimbatore. Munnar, coonoor, Ooty and Kodaikannal are the best hill stations in tamilnadu, which is all nearby Coimbatore. It takes couple of hours to reach this destination. There are number of tourist places covered by the city.

Glorious tradition and cultural heritage was endowed in Madurai city. Pandya kings were acclaimed Madurai as their capital. History of Madurai is all the way back to the sangam period of pre Christian era. Greece and Rome visit Madurai to trade with pandya kings. “Silapathikaram” is a greatest epic written in Tamil which is based on story of kannagi who burnt Madurai for injustice caused for her husband kovalan. Madurai is situated in banks of river vaigai. British east India Company started ruling Madurai from 1871. Madurai is one of the major cities in tamilnadu after independence. Temples are famous in Madurai from king pandyan era to modern era. Early, Pandya king kulasekara originally built India’s greatest cultural and architectural landmark as Madurai meenakshi -sundareswarar temple. In Tamil nadu it is one of the greatest temples for lord shiva. In post modern period Madurai city is called as ‘thunga nagaram’. Night time public transport system is fully fledged only in Madurai city.

In the age of internet, booking of ticket is easy and hassle free. Online travel agencies are always updated with the price and availability list of different fleet. Bus booking , Air ticket booking is very convenient online. Online bus booking is less time consuming and a great energy saving process. offers cheap Air tickets, Cheap Air Fares, Online bus tickets booking , railway reservation; through IRCTC.


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