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Brihadeeshwara Temple Thanjavur
#1 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Built by Raja Raja Chola I between 1003 and 1010 AD, the temple is a part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the "Great Living Chola Temples, Really Amazing Built Temple like in Angkot Wat Combodia Temple!...
This monumental granite temple , the finest example of Chola architecture and now an UNESCO World Heritage Site was built by King Rajendra I Chola in 1010 .
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Sri Ramana Ashram Thiruvannamalai
#2 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
It is right on the slopes of the magnificent Arunachala - a great view - you can spend hours just watching the peak.
Sri Ramana Maharshis ashram is the global landmark for Tiruvannamalai, situated in the foot of the sacred Mount Arunachala, a majestic Siva Lingam thats draws the faithful from alĺ over the globe.
Sri Meenakshi Temple Madurai
#3 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Best time to visit - early mornings Must do - visit both the shrines (Meenakshi Amman and Sundereshwarar), the large Ganesh statue, 1000 pillar hall, sit in the steps of the pond and enjoy views of the temple towe...
A fantastic experience - crowds of devotees or sightseers; sights sounds and smells; incredible sculpture, decoration, and a buzz that is hard to find anywhere else
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Sri Ayyappan Temple Tiruchirappalli
#4 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
In view of various herbal plants around you breathe pure oxygen here.
Airavatesvara Temple Kumbakonam
#5 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Wonderful architecture that is preserved well despite some damage here and there due to nature, wear & tear etc.. Please visit during the day to enjoy the great sights within the temple complex.
This temple, built by Rajaraja Chola II in the 12th century CE is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with the Brihadeeswara Temple at Thanjavur, the Gangaikondacholisvaram Temple at Gangaikonda Cholapuram that ar...
Gangaikonda Cholapuram Thanjavur
#6 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
The temple is massive and richly carved with sculptures really beautiful architecture, fresh air plus a great view surrounding clear open Mon-Sun : 06:30 AM - 08:30 PM There is a massive Nandi(bull) is in front th...
Excellent Historical Site built by Rajendra Chola
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Viswaroopa Adhivyadhihara Sri Bhaktha Anjaneyaswami Temple Chennai
#7 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
it was amazing to view the bhaktha aanchaneyar sway in this temple, a very big statue, felt peacful while round the temple.
If you are a devotee of Hanuman or love to visit spiritual sites this is much see place.
Karpagavinayagar Temple Karaikudi
#8 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Kumbabishekam (Consegregation) is preparations are underway..still one of the best temples in Chettinad, TN India is full of devotees..some views apart from Shade net covered Gopurams..
Visit this temple to get a good view of the stone architecture.
Kanthimathi-Nellaiyapper Temple Tirunelveli
#9 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
This temple definitely deserves to be a heritage site.
One has to view this spectacular architecture that was constructed ages ago by d early Pandyas.
Church of our Lady of Velankanni Velankanni
#10 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
A holy pilgrim site for millions of devotees in faith of our lady of good health.Nearest railway station is Velankanni Station and next is Nagapattinam!!
Great Pilgrimage site
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Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health Velankanni
#11 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
When you stop at Velankanni to visit the Basilica, be sure to roam around this beautiful pilgrimage site and visit the other chapels and shrines.
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Pamban bridge Rameswaram
#12 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Great view from Train.... Spectacular view ... great build ... enjoyed with family... lot of ppl watched and great sea breeze... must watch place...
Lovely sight - excellent to view - and do photo shoots of the lovely beach and surrounding sights .
Monuments at Mahabalipuram Mahabalipuram
#13 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
The monuments of mahabalipuram are ancient Indian sculptures dating back to 8th century A.D. well preserved historical sights and one of the UNESCO world heritage sights It's totally worth a visit.
Located right in the centre of Mamallam town, it's a must-visit to explore the Mamallam Rock Caves - an ancient archeological site where caves and small temples have been carved out of huge rock formations dating...
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Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple Tiruchirappalli
#14 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
The temple site is on a large island bounded by the Cauvery River and Kollidam River.It is vast and planned as a temple town with Sapta-Prakaram design where the sanctum, gopuram, services and living area are co-l...
take your time and enjoy the beauty slowly, and most important thing, is to climb the balcony, right at the entrance, for a small fee, and you will be able to have a fantastic panoramic view.
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Descent Of The Ganges Mahabalipuram
#15 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
These carvings are the epitome of Pallava art and this World Heritage Site is a must visit for all....
This is amongst other sites close by which makes Mahabalipurum a world heritage site and a wonderful place to spend a few days.
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Arunachaleshwara Temple Thiruvannamalai
#16 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Dotted with smaller shrines of Ganesha and other deities the outer courtyard opens into the middle and then the last courtyard gives you the view of the temple with a backdrop of Holy Arunachala !
... and deliberations are afoot on the prospects of declaring this temple and adjoining area A UNESCO HERITAGE SITE,-it will be great if that happens since more travellers will partake of the 5th dimensional cosmi...
Girivalam, Arunachaleswarar Temple Tiruvannamalai
#17 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
It is the older Arunachaleswarar temple at the foot hills and apart from a peaceful darshan, one can have a good close view of the magnificent and magnetic Arunachala hill.It is advisable to carry a bottle of wate...
There are lots temples, shrines, ponds, spiritual landmarks along the path.
Kolukkumalai Tea Estate Kottagudi
#18 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
The bumpy ride via the tea estate, tthe mind-blowing scenic views of the nagamalai village within the estate, streams, waterfalls, tea estates and the mist covered mountains is heavenly.
Nice to visit the place Munnar tours This place are in the world highest tea plantations Mountain queen Sun rises Mist and fogy Nature view 1932 tea factory
Adiyogi Shiva Coimbatore
#19 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
As you approach the site you get to see Shiva sitting at foothills of blue mountains and meditating facing the blue sky; the combination of the nature, the color and wonderfully crafted face of the god makes the s...
The frst sight of the huge and big Adhiyogi statue which welcomes you to the foothiils of the Vellaiyangiri hills is an wonderful and and a splendid view.
Arulmigu Ramanatha Swamy Temple Rameswaram
#20 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
The temple is one of the holiest Hindu Char Dham (four divine sites) sites comprising Badrinath, Puri and Dwarka.
It’s known for Ramanathaswamy Temple, a Hindu pilgrimage site with ornate corridors, huge sculpted pillars and sacred water tanks.
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Shirdi Sai Baba Temple Chennai
#21 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Excellent place to be in the evening - Great divine and peaceful experience - Beach view from the temple - Have idols of almost all major God
A peaceful, serene site of worship and devotion, Shirdi Sai Baba Temple at Injambakkam, Chennai contains within it the essence and energy of Sri Sai Baba of Shirdi.
Kamakshi Amman Temple Kanchipuram
#22 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
... opportunity to sit infront of the Divine Mothers Sanctum Sanctorum and could have the direct and full view of the the appointed priest performing the Abhisheka and divine shringaar of the Divine Mother.For the...
This is one the landmark temples of Kanchipuram that attracts pilgrims.
Kapaleeshwarar Temple Chennai
#23 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
The devout visit this Shiva temple for its 'strength', my visits though are to view its beautiful architecture and I still cant escape the positive energy its exudes.
This temple has a very long history and is a landmark place of historical, religious, and spiritual importance.
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Thillai Nataraja Temple Chidambaram
#24 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Had excellent darshan, you should plan your visit so that you are there at 6:30 am , 9:30 am or evening 6 pm, 8 pm, in all these timings, you can have view the full pooja, including maha aradhana and you can see a...
Very calm & soothing with views.
Arjuna's Penance Mahabalipuram
#25 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Sun is gradually rising atop us .... its now the time to visit other sites like Krishna's Butter Ball, Varaha cave temple and many more ....... Over-all, an amazing site to enjoy if you are fond of sculptures ....
... in the town of Mahabalipuram in Tamil Nadu and it's also known as the Descent of Ganga and it's a UNESCO World Heritage Site one must visit this place to view the beautiful carvings on stones it's awesome.
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Ananthaa Padmanabha Swaamy Temple Chennai
#26 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
The God himself a replica of the Padmanabha Swamy of Trivandrum, Kerala, India, enchants devotees with a much nearer and brighter view of his noble form, reclining in high style on Adisesha, the Snake King with hi...
Jambukeswarar Temple Tiruchirappalli
#27 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Apart from the spiritual point of view this temple is architecturally superior.
You would have to take 10 rupees ticket to view the main deity - else you would only get a view from a window.
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Arulmigu Patteeswarar Swamy Temple Coimbatore
#28 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Beautiful temple,worshiped by Kamadhenu cow,even today we can view Kamadhenu at the back of lord Siva.
Eachanari Vinayagar Temple Coimbatore
#29 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
The temple premises are spacious, with huge doors and wide hall to view the huge Ganesha idol.
Take permission/pay and get closer to the sanctum and get full view of the great ganesha
Ramakrishna Temple Chennai
#30 of 1,058 Sights & Landmarks in Tamil Nadu
Wonderful landmark in a busy locality !