Chennai is the capital of Tamil Nadu state.  (its former name,  Madras ).
It is a major commercial, cultural, economic and educational center in South India.
It is also known as the "Cultural Capital of South India"
Following the independence of india, Chennai became the capital of Tamil Nadu and an important centre of politics.

The various tourist spots in Chennai are listed below:

  • Marina Beach
  • Vandaloor Zoo
  • Mahabalipuram
  • Kapaleeswarar Temple

Means of Transport available in chennai are shown in this page.

The various shopping mall in chennai are pointed out here:

  • Ampa Sky Walk
  • City Center
  • Spencer plaza
  • Express Avenue