Tamil Nadu Beaches
Best time to visit:
October and March
Tamil Nadu is lies on the southern peninsular. All knows the beaches are the main attractions of all types of tourist such that honeymoon couples, family tours, luxury tours etc. India has number of beaches but beaches of Tamil Nadu is more popular. It has a second longest beach in the world i.e. Marina beach and is known especially for its blue beaches, sunny skies.
Marina Beach is the second longest beach of the world which is located on eastern side of Chennai, adjoining the Bay of Bengal in Tamil Nadu of India. This beach was revamped in 1880 by Governor Mountstuart Elphinstone. It stretches about 13 kilometers from the Harbour to the Santhome Cathedral. Watching sunset, natural sandy beauty, and blue water are the attractions of the Marina Beach.
Mahabalipuram is located in 58 kilometers from south of Chennai and has a beautiful beach known as Mahabalipuram beach which is 16 kilometer south from Mahabalipuram. Pallava dynasty the place abounds with stone carvings, caves, rock cut temples are also attract tourists.
Rameshwaram is the holy place. It is a beautiful village and is important pilgrimage center of south India. It has an attractive beach that’s name is Rameshwaram Beach. It is the longest beach in Asia. The maximum temperature varies between 28-31 degree Celsius while minimum temperature is around 25 degree Celsius. Visitors can go there by air, by rail and by road.
Kanyakumari Beach is the exclusive beach in India because it is surrounded by three seas i.e. India Ocean, Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal. Magnificent sunrise, emotive sunset are the main attraction of Kanyakumari Beach. The best time to visit here October and March and the temperature elevate to a high of 34.8 degree Celsius, while it can dip to a low of 20.4°C during winters. It is last end of India in south.
Covelong Beach is the most beautiful beach which is in Chennai city. You can get pleasure from here with many sea activities like fishing, swimming, water sports etc with full family. The airport at Chennai at a distance of sixty kilometers caters to the needs of the air transport to Covelong.