Tourist Guide to South India covers the states of Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh. Over 1,500 places of interest are described and categorized according to state. It includes information on temples, mosques, churches, building, museums, historical and ancient sites, parks, botanical gardens, aquariums, handicraft centers, cultural centers (dance and song), ashrams, beaches, zoos, festivals, shopping, art galleries, libraries, caves, waterfalls, wildlife sanctuaries, hill stations, and lakes.
Also includes a good foldout map of South India. Size 35½"x22". Scale 1:2,250,000. Shows roads, railways, and tourist sites. It has a very thorough classified index of 184 important places, indicating where or not the site has a tourist center, religious center, archeological monument, hill station, beach, waterfall, or wildlife sanctuary. The same information is shown the map using symbols.