lies in the Peninsular India. It has a long stretch of beach
running over 900 km. The Coromandel Coast, along the Bay of
Bengal, boasts of many beautiful and exotic beaches. The
golden sands of Tamilnadu beaches are dotted with palm and
Covelong Beach lies in a picturesque village on the State
Highway that joins Chennai to the temple town of
Mahabalipuram. This is one of the most beautiful and virgin
beaches of India and adjoins a small but charming fishing
village on the coast of the Bay of Bengal.
Marina Beach looks like a leaf out of the Arabian nights.
Golden sand, clean surroundings and a shimmering clean blue
sea; that is what Marina beach is all about. Stretched
across a length of 12 Kilometers along the Bay of Bengal,
The beach is counted among one of the longest beaches in
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Elliots, one of the cleanest beaches in the city of Chennai,
is located off the Annie Besant Nagar. Backpackers who want
a clean beach that is far from the madding crowd frequent
Elliots. The beach is actually an extension of the famous
Marina Beach in Chennai.
Perched at the southern most extreme of India at a stunning
locale of the confluence of the Arabian Sea, the Indian
Ocean and the Bay of Bengal, Kanyakumari (also spelt as
Kanniyakumari), is an important pilgrim center.
Mahabalipuram, previously known as 'Mamallapuram', is 55
kilometers off to Chennai, the capital city of Tamilnadu.
Mahabalipuram, the magnificent city ashore Coromandel, was
once a trading port of the Pallavas.
Apart from pilgrims, Rameswaram is of great interest to
marine biologists for; in the waters surrounding the island
are beautiful coral reefs. These islands on the west of the
Pamban Bridge are an ideal place to explore the sea.
A Backwater and estuary, Muttukkadu is ideal for rides
on motorized boats or for wind surfing. Hire a pedal boat or
a row boat for cruising leisurely. Muttukkadu is ideally
suited for angling and fishing.
is a sacred island positioned off the mainland cicumscribed
by Palk Strait and the Gulf of Mannar anchored with the
longest ever constructed bridge on sea in India. It is a
major Hindu pilgrimage site. The maximum temperature varies
between 28-31 degree Celsius, while minimum temperature is
around 25 degree. Between January and March is the best time
to visit Rameshwaram.