Where is Chennai

Chennai is one of the city from the various major cities of Tamil Nadu, Chennai is located in the eastern part of Tamil Nadu, an state of India, the Lat. Long. of Chennai are 13°5′N 80°16′E, and the height of this city from sea level is 6 meters, 0 km side from Chennai capital of Tamil Nadu and 2206 km South side from Delhi, the capital of India, Chennai connected with other Indian cities by four major National Highways (NH) that originate in the city. They are NH 4 to Mumbai (via Bengaluru, Pune), NH 5 to Kolkata (linked via NH 6) (via Visakhapatnam, Bhubaneswar), NH 45 to Theni (via Villupuram, Tiruchirapalli, Dindigul) and NH 205 to Madanapalle (via Tirupati). Chennai is connected to other parts of the state and the Union Territory of Puducherry by state highways.

Where is Chennai located in India

Location Map of Chennai showing on Google map of India

Information about Chennai

Name Chennai
District Chennai, Kanchipuram and Tiruvallur[
State Tamil Nadu
Country India
Continent Asia
Area in KM 426
Elevation 6 m (20 ft)
Population 7,088,000
Population Density 26,903 persons per km2
Lat Long 13°5′N 80°16′E
Literacy rate 88%
Time Zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Area Code 9144
Zip Code Start 600xxx
Languages English, Hindi, Tamil

Places to Visit in Chennai

  • Marundeeswarar Temple
  • Kapaleeshwar Temple
  • Besant Nagar Beach
  • Marina Beach
  • Arignar Anna Zoological Park
  • Elliot’s Beach
  • Breezy Beach
  • Kovalam Beach
  • VGP Golden Beach
  • Chetpet EcoPark
  • Sri Parthasarathy Temple
  • Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam
  • San Thome Church
  • Vadapalani Murugan Temple
  • Madras Crocodile Bank