35 kms south of Chennai lies Muttukadu. It is an ideal location for windsurfing. TTDC and other operator's provide necessary sails and windsurfing equipments to try surfing on backwaters. Good boating facilities are provided by TTDC. Plans to provide, water scooters and other aqua-sports are also on the anvil.
Nearby is the MGM "Dizzee World" beach resort, a children's amusement park with unique water sports. Spread over an area of 27 acres, it is a perfect place to s pend a day with your family. It is well known for its water sports and rides like Water Ride, Kamakasi Ranger, Arrow Loop Roller Coaster, Dashing Boat and 110 feet "Dizee Shake". The park is open from 10.30 am to 9.00 pm.
Further down is the Crocodile Bank where a large variety of reptiles are bred. The crocodiles are left in their natural surroundings in huge open pools here.
is the nearest airport, with both national and international terminals.
Rail: The nearest railway station is at Chennai, which is well connected by rail with the important cities and towns within and beyond the state.
Road: Chennai being the capital city is well connected by road with the important places within and beyond the state. From Chennai, tourists can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach Muttukadu.
Being the capital city of the state, Chennai is well equipped with various kinds of accommodation options, varying from economic class to luxurious ones.