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Tamilnadu - Beach

Marina Beach

 

The Marina Beach is a beach situated along a 14km shoreline in the city of Chennai, India along the Bay of Bengal, part of the Indian Ocean is the longest beach in India and the second longest in the world. Unlike the short, rocky formations that make up the Juhu Beach in Mumbai on the west coast of India, the Marina is primarily sandy.

There is a popular misconception that the Marina beach is the longest or second longest beach in the world. There exist, in fact, several longer beaches, including Praia do Cassino in Brazil, Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, Padre Island on the US Gulf Coast,

beach

Statues

  1. * Robert Caldwell
  2. * Constanzo Beschi (Veerama Munivar)
  3. * Truimph of Labour Statue
  4. * Kannagi
  5. * Subramaniya Barathiyar
  6. * Subhash Chandra Bose
  7. * George Uglow Pope
  8. * Thiruvalluvar
  9. * Annie Besant
  10. * Bharathidasan
  11. * Sivaji Ganesan
  12. * Mahatma Gandhi
  13. * Kamarajar
  14. * M. G. Ramachandran
  15. * Avvaiyar
  16. * Thanthai Periyar


Institutions, historical buildings and monuments

  1. * Victoria War Memorial
  2. * Anna Memorial
  3. * MGR Memorial
  4. * University of Madras Chepauk Campus
  5. * Public Works Department
  6. * Presidency College
  7. * University of Madras Marina Campus
  8. * Vivekananda House
  9. * Lady Wellington School
  10. * Queen Marys College
  11. * Inspector General of Police Headquarters
  12. * Forensic Science Department
  13. * All India Radio, Chennai
  14. * Light House

Other Nobel Structures

  1. * Anna Swimming Pool
  2. * Marina Swimming Pool
  3. * Aquarium
  4. * Marina Cricket Ground
  5. * Dr. Annie Besant Park


Railway Stations Alongside the Beach

  1. * Chepauk Railway Station
  2. * Thiruvallikeni Railway Station
  3. * Light House Railway Station

 

 



 

 

 
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