Tourist Offices

Tourism Office Chennai is undoubtedly one great tourist destination in the Indian sub continent. The flourishing tourism industry is revealed by a great number of private and government tourist offices located in the city or providing the services in the city. The private agencies as in most of the cities out number the state agencies. But they (government tourist offices) are more reliable than the private enterprises. The tourist offices are meant to provide assistance and necessary services to the tourists travelling in the city. They are the responsible people to safeguard and ensure a nice stay in the city.
Normally there are three primary government enterprises that provide their services in Chennai and other tourist places. At Chennai we have state tourist offices, that are regional agencies, and we have offices run by the Government of India (central agency). These office provide updated information as well as assistance to the tourists.
Government tourist offices operating in the city, with their addresses are as:

The Regional Director (South)Govt. of India Regional Tourist Office

Address : 154 Anna Salai, Chennai - 600002.
Phone   : 044- Dir. 28461459, 28461459, 28460285.
Fax    : 044-28460193
E-mail :;

Secretary (Information & Tourism) Govt. of Tamil Nadu,

Address : Fort St. George, Chennai - 600009 .
Phone :044-25670820

Commissioner of Tourism and Managing Director Tamil Nadu Tourism Dev. Corp. (TNTDC)

Address : Omanthurar Government Estate, Wallajah Road, Chennai - 600 002.
Phone : 044-25382772, 25381567
E-mail :