Area: 13, 00, 58 km²
Capital: Chennai (formerly Madras)
Population: 6, 24, 05, 679(2001 census)
Climate: 43 °C (summers) 13°C (winters)
Geographical Location: 8° 5'N to 13° 35'N latitude and 76° 15'E to 80° 20'E longitude
Topography: Varied landscapes ranging from hills to coastal plains
Tourist Destinations: Chennai, Coimbatore, Kanyakumari, Madurai, Nilgiri Hills, Thanjavur
Tamil Nadu is situated in southern India bordered by Pondicherry, Kerela, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh. The history of Tamil Nadu dates back to prehistoric times and it is the homeland of the Tamils. Culture and art of Tamil Nadu are considered to be one of the oldest in the world. Tamil Nadu is known for its rich natural resources, temples, pilgrimage sites, beach resorts and hill stations. The best time to visit Tamil Nadu is from October to February when the weather is pleasant and cool. Summers are extremely hot and humid.
The map of Tamil Nadu gives all the information regarding important locations, administrative cities/towns, roads, airports, important railway stations etc. The political map of Tamil Nadu helps you locate the neighboring states of Tamil Nadu.