Madras, the fourth largest city in India is the capital of Tamil Nadu and a major commercial centre in south India. It can boast of an interesting flair of south Indian art, architecture, music, dance and festivals with rich cultural traditions. The most prominent feature of Madras city is the Marina beach. This is the second largest beach in the world, extending nearly 11 KMS in a single stretch. Many places of tourist interest are located in and around Madras city. Places of Interest : Kabaleeswarar Temple, Santhome Cathedral, Sree Parthasarathy Temple, Marina Beach and Aquarium, Government Museum, Fort Museum, National Art Gallery, St. Thomas Mount, Fort St. George and St. Mary’s Church, Little Mount Shrine, Guindy Deer & Snake Parks, Valluvar Kottam, Kalakshetra, Sittratangam and Zoological Park..