Chennai is the capital of south Indian state of Tamilnadu. Often called a capital of Temples stretches its 19 km length along the Coromandel Coast and extends inland about 9 km at its widest. It covers about 172 sq km. It is hugging world's second largest Marina beach. It is a fairly low-lying strip of land, its highest point being only 60 m above sea level. Chennai is a mixed blend of Indian culture, history and south Indian rituals. Chennai being a famous place for Temples, historic monuments and heritage sites is a must visit city for travelers.