Top 10 Places of South India especially in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu to visit

Top 10 Places of South India especially in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu to visit 

 

If you have never visited  South India especially Karnataka and Tamil Nadu then you are missing the most important thing in your life . Here are the top 10 best places to visit in south India that attract a lot of tourists from different part of the world for its culture, beauty and uniqueness  ,etc.

 

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Here are the Top 10 places to visit in south India

 

 

1.Mahabalipuram- Chengalpattu ( Tamil Nadu)

Mahabalipuram is also known by another name that is Mamallapattana which located in Chengalpattu district of Tamil Nadu .It is known for the UNESCO World Heritage Site of 7th and 8th century for the Monuments at  Mahabalipuram , which is one of the famous tourist sites in India.

Famous tourist places to explore-

1.India Seashell Museum, 2.Pancha Rathas, 3.Olakkanesvara temple,  4.Descent of the Ganges, 5.Arjuna’s Presence, 6.mahabalipuram Beach, 7.Shore Temple, 8. Mahishasuramardini Mandapa, 9.Krishna’s Butterball, 10.Tiger Cave,11.Ganesha Ratha, 12.Mahishasuramardini Mandapa,  13.Krishna’s Butterball

Best time to explore these beautiful places from October to April .

 

 

 2.Ooty - Nilgiris ( Tamil Nadu )

It is known as Queen of Hill Stations located in the Nilgiri Hills which was the summer capital of Madras presidency.It is one of the most popular Honeymoon destinations .It is also famous for miniature toy train which is listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site , any one can take a toy train ride to explore nearby hill station.

Famous tourist places to explore -

1.Ooty Lake, 2.Kamaraj Sagar Dam, 3.Government Botanical Garden, 4.Government Rose Garden, 5.The Tea Factory and Tea Museum, 6.Deer Park, 7.St.Stephen’s Church, 8.Doddabetta, 9.Catherine Falls, 10.Thread Garden, 11.Nilgiri Mountain,  12.Stone House .

Best Time to explore these beautiful places from October to May .

 

 

3. Hampi-  ( Karnataka )

Famous tourist places to explore - Hampi was the capital of the Vijayanagara Empire in the 14th century. It is Located in Karnataka near the modern-era city of Hosapete ,which is one of the best places to visit in South India .Its temples, monuments and havelis attracts a lot of tourists . it is also called group of monuments , Which is listed in the UNESCO world Heitage site .

Famous tourist places to explore -

1.The Stone Chariot,  2.Scale at Hampi , 3.Sasivekalu Ganesha monument ,  4.Virupaksha temple , 5.Ruins of Vijaya Vithala Temple, 6.Virupaksha Temple , 7.Lotus Mahal , 8.Virupaksha Temple , 9.Matanga Hill,  10.Stone Chariot 11.Hemakuta Hill Temple , 12.Kadalekalu , 13.Saasivekaalu Ganesha,  14.Achyutaraya Temple , 15. Hazara Rama Temple .

Best Time to explore these beautiful places from October to March .

 

 

4.Mysore - ( Karnataka )

 Mysore it is officially known as Mysuru , located in the foothills of the Chamundi  Hill , which is located in the southerrn part of the Karnataka .It was the capital city of the Kingdom of Mysore (Wadiyar  dynasty), for nearly six centuries from 1399 to 1956 . This attracts many tourists from diffrent part of the the world .

Famous tourist places to explore -
 
1.Mysore Palace, 2.Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, 3.Temple carvings, 4.The Mysore Zoo,  5.the Blue Lagoon Lake, 6.the Folk Lore Museum, 7.the Railway Museum, 8. Brindavan Garden,  9. GRS Fantasy Park , 10.St.Philomena's Cathedral , 11.Lalitha Mahal , 12. Melody World Wax Museum

Best Time to explore these beautiful places from October to March .

 

 

5.Tanjore - ( Tamil Nadu )

It is known as One of the most beautiful city in the South India and it is an important pilgrim centre and a major tourist destination, which attracts a lot of tourists for its culture ,arts and architecture. Most of the Great Living Chola Temples which are located in and around Thanjavur are listed in the UNESCo World Heritage Mounuments

Famous tourist places to explore -

1.Brihadisvara Temple, 2.The Saraswathi Mahal Library, 3.Schwartz Church, 4.Brihadeeswara Temple, 5.Great Living  Chola Temples, 6.Shiv  Ganga Garden,  7.Vijayanagar fort, 8.Saraswathi Mahal Library, 9.Thanjavur Maratha Palace, 10.Sivaganga Park,  11.Gangaikonda Cholapuram , 12.Aiyarappar Temple,  13.Thanjai Mamani Koil,  14.Royal Palace Museum,  15.Manimandapam

Best Time to explore these beautiful places from October to March .

 

 

6. Madurai - ( Tamil Nadu )

City is known as the cultural capital and described as the soul of Tamil Nadu .It is also called "Thoonga Nagaram" which means "the city which never sleeps".The temples in Madurai religious significance as well as architectural beauty . This city attracts a lot of tourists for its beauty and south Indian delicious food

Famous tourist places to explore -

1.Meenakshi Temple,2.Thirumalai Nayakkar Mahal 3.Kazimar Big Mosque  4.Tirumalai Nayak Palace 5.Koodal Azhagar Temple,6. Gandhi Memorial Museum, 7.Milan'em Mall  8.Vishaal de Mal 9.Samanar Hills 10.Vandiyur Mariamman Teppakulam, 11.Alagar Koyil, 12.Thirupparamkunram Murugan Temple, 13.Thirumohoor Kalamegaperumal Temple, 14.Pandi Kovil Temple.

Best Time to explore these beautiful places from October to March .

 

 

7. Kanchipuram - ( Tamil Nadu )

 Kanchipuram is also known as Kanchi or Kancheepuram which is a temple city in Tamil Nadu.This city is also known for its hand woven silk sarees which is Best known for the glamorous Kanchipuram sarees . This city was the centre of advanced education for Jainism and Buddhism from 1st to 5th centuries .The Name of Idli came from here .

Famous tourist places to explore -

1.Kailasanathar Temple, 2.Kamakshi Amman Temple,3.Ulagalanda Perumal Temple 4.Varadharaja Perumal Temple, 5.Ekambareswarar Temple,  6.Kumarakottam Temple, 7.Varadharaja Perumal Temple, 8. Kamakshi Amman Temple,   9. Devarajaswami  Temple,  10. Kailasanathar Temple ,11.Tiru Parameswara Vinnagaram,  12.Kanchi Kudil , 13.Kumarakottam Temple , 14.Ulagalantha Perumal Temple  ,15.Shri Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham

Best Time to explore these beautiful places from March to October .

 

 

8.Vellore - (Tamil Nadu ) 

Vellore city is located on the banks of the Palar River in the north eastern part of Tamil in Tamil Nadu. It is known for 16th centuryVellore and this fort has been declared a Monument of National Importance .This city is the home to Christian Medical College & Hospital,Sripuram Golden Temple and  the Vellore Institute of Technology .

Famous tourist places to explore -

1.Vellore Fort, 2.Jalakandeswarar temple 3.St.John's Church, 4. Sripuram Golden Temple 5. Archaeological Survey of India Museum 6.Palamathi Hills 7. Vainu Bappu Observatory 8.Government Park 9.Science Museum 10.Ratnagiri Temple, 11.Roman Catholic Diocese

Best Time to explore these beautiful places from October to March

 

 

9.Bangalore - ( Karnataka )

Bangalore is officially known as Bengaluru.It is one of the metropolitan cities of India. It is the capital and the largest city of Karnataka also it is the Center of India's high-tech industry, This city is also known as Silicon Velley of India.

Famous tourist places to explore -

1.LalBagh Botanicalo Garden , 2. War Memorials,  3.Philatelic Museum ,4.Bangalore Palace, 5.Cubbon Park ,6.Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace, 7.Nandi Temple 8.Ulsoor Lake , 9.Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, 10.Bengaluru Fort ,11.Government Museum,  12.Thottikallu Falls ,13.Madiwala Lake, 14.St.Mark's Cathedral  ,15.Shivoham Shiva Temple

Best Time to explore these beautiful places from November to March
 

 

 

10. Kanyakumari - ( Tamil Nadu )

Kanyakumari ia also known as Cape Comorin which is a town in Kanyakumari District of Tamil Nadu. It is the  southern most town in mainland of India .It is a popular tourist destination in south India  for its unique ocean sunrises and sunsets .It is a popular tourist destination in south India for it's  famous unique ocean sunrise, sunset and moonrise

Famous tourist places to explore -

1.Vivekananda Rock Memorial,2.Gandhi Memorial Mandapam, 3.Bhagavathy Amman Temple, 4.Kamarajar Mani Mantapa, 5.Thiruvalluvar Statue, 5.Kanyakumari Beach, 6.Sarvani Shaktipeeth .7.Trisea Sangamam, 8.Vattakottai Fort 9.Our Lady of Ransom Shrine 10.Sun Set view point  11.Vivekanand Rock Memorial

Best Time to explore these beautiful places from October to March

 

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