Meenakshi Amman Temple
Hindu complex with vast gate towers

Shore Temple
8th-century complex of 3 temples

Brihadeeswara Temple
Monumental 11th-century Hindu shrine

Doddabetta Peak
High-elevation mountain & forest reserve

Marina Beach
Recreational shoreline with food vendors

Nilgiri Mountain Railway Line
Route

Tamilnadu Tourism Ooty Boat House
Popular destination for boating

Kodaikanal Lake
Manmade lake in picturesque surrounds

Kapaleeshwarar Temple
Temple of Shiva built in Dravidian style

Pancha Rathas
Historic temples sculpted like chariots

Thirumalai Nayakkar Palace
Palace, history, and architecture

Pykara
Lake, waterfall, reservoir, and river

Padmanabhapuram Palace
16th-century wooden Rajas’ palace

Government Museum, Chennai
Bronzes, Indian art & a children’s area

Government Botanical Garden
55-acre botanic garden planned in 1897

Sim’s Park, Coonoor
Curated garden with trees & flowers

Anamalai Tiger Reserve
Natural area with wildlife & elephants

Thiruvalluvar Statue
Prominent statue of Tamil scholar

Descent of the Ganges
Sculpture, monument, and history

Berijam Lake
Lake and forest

Sri Ranganatha Swamy Temple, Srirangam
Major Hindu temple dedicated to Vishnu

Catherine Water Falls
Tall, double-cascaded waterfall

Arignar Anna Zoological Park
Asian mammals in big enclosures

Government Rose Garden, Ooty
Manicured grounds with rose varieties

Coaker’s Walk
Lake

Arulmigu Ramanathaswamy Temple
Ancient temple dedicated to Shiva

Avalanche Lake
Scenic lake reached via a short hike

Fort St. George, India
Fort dating to 1644 with museum & church

Edward Elliot’s Beach
Beach

Kolli Hills
Mountain area with temples & waterfalls

DakshinaChitra
Heritage museum with exhibits & events

Emerald Lake
Scenic alpine lake in a national park

Monkey Falls
Tiered waterfall & swimming spot

Meesapulimala
Mountain for picturesque hikes

Agasthyamalai
Mountain peak reached via a long trek

Sri Lakshmi Narayani Golden Temple
Dramatic site in a large spiritual park

The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology
Zoo with crocodiles & other reptiles

Silver Cascade Falls
Scenic area with a tall waterfall

Black Thunder Water Theme Park
Amusement park, park, and water park

Pillar Rocks Road
Route

Arulmigu Sri Parthasarathyswamy Temple
Hindu temple built in the 8th century

Bryant Park
Artificial lake with paths & boating

Guna caves
Group of caves between large boulders

Mahabalipuram Beach
Beach with surfing & Shore Temple views

Kailasanathar Temple
Hindu temple known for ornate carvings

Vattakottai Fort
Small historic fort with sea views

Arulmigu Arunachaleswarar Temple
Towering Hindu temple & shrine complex

Gingee Fort
History and architecture

Guindy National Park
Green space with animals & a playground

Thillai Nataraja Temple, Chidambaram
Hindu temple complex dedicated to Shiva

Anaimalai Hills
Hills with forests & plantations

MGM Dizzee World
Amusement park with rides & restaurants

Siruvani Waterfalls
Waterfalls & pools in a tranquil setting

Tiruchirapalli Rock Fort
Fortress & temple on an ancient rock

Pykara Lake
Reservoir lake with falls & boating

Vellore Fort
Stalwart fort built in the 16th century

Aliyar Dam
Reservoir with parks & recreation venues

Kamakshi Amman Temple
Well-known Hindu temple with elephants

Tirparappu Waterfalls
Waterfall site with a swimming pool

The Tea Factory & The Tea Museum
Tea manufacturer

Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram
UNESCO-listed stone temple complex

Airavatesvara Temple
Hindu temple with notable architecture

VGP Universal Kingdom
Playful amusement park for rides & shows

Tiger Cave
Historic Hindu temple carved from rock

Valluvar Kottam
Monument, auditorium, history, and architecture

Suruli Falls
Waterfalls & pools in verdant surrounds

Marudhamalai
Ornate Hindu temple with valley views

Velliangiri Mountains
Temple, yoga, climbing, and mountain

Matrimandir
Meditation dome in garden surrounds

Varadharaja Perumal Temple, Kanchipuram
23-acre sacred Hindu temple complex

Queens Land
Amusement & water park with many rides

Lamb’s Rock
Scenic spot

Gandhi Memorial Museum
Exhibits, a visual biography & artifacts

Thanumalayan Temple
Sculpture-covered 1600s Hindu temple

Upper Bhavani
Lake, reservoir, and forest

Solaiyar Dam
Reservoir and river

Chennai Snake Park
Reptile park with many species

Kallanai
Ancient dam restored by the British

Kodanad View Point
Mountainside point with sweeping views

Dhyanalinga
Large yoga & meditation center

Krishna’s Butterball
Massive boulder balanced on a hill

Kallazhagar Thirukovil, Azhagar Kovil
Hindu temple with ornate sculptures

Kanyakumari Beach
Beach at the southernmost tip of India

Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary
Compact sanctuary for rare bird life

St. Stephen’s Church, Ooty
Historic church from the 19th century

Kishkinta
Amusement park with water attractions

Palni Hills
Forest, wildlife, and mountain

Thekkady
Elephant, tiger, safari, honeymoon, and jungle

Periyar National Park
Tigers, elephants & Periyar Lake

Bandipur Tiger Reserve And National Park
Tigers, elephants & Gopalaswamy Temple

Hidimba Devi Temple
Historic wooden Hindu temple in a forest

Vivekananda Rock Memorial
Rock memorial dedicated to Hindu monk

Mudumalai National Park
Wildlife sanctuary & nature reserve

Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary
Wildlife sanctuary with trekking tours

Mukurthi National Park
Park, mountain, bengal tiger, forest, and wildlife

Adam’s Bridge
Shoals between India & Sri Lanka

Pamban Bridge
Bridge

Gopalswami Hills
Elephant

Pulicat Lake
Lagoon, wetlands & wild bird haven