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Top 20 places to visit in Chennai – Tamil Nadu

Introduction of Chennai

Chennai is located on Tamil Nadu and Chennai former name is Madras. According to Indian census, Chennai is Fifth largest city. Chennai is most visited Indian cities by foreign tourists. Also, Chennai was a rank 43rd most visited city in the world according to the year 2015. Also, Chennai is the safest city in India and Chennai food as second best in the world, Food is so tasty and very popular in Indian and they will serve in many varieties and design diseases.

In Chennai there are many beaches and the famous beach is Marina Beach, This beach is so clean and you can enjoy the atmosphere and Eat street food, Also play some game and much more.

How to reach Chennai

well, you can reach Chennai through three way you can take a flight International and domestic. Around this airport, many best hotels are available so it will help you to Stay and easily go to the airport. Also, you can Take a train from Delhi, Kolkatta, or Ahmedabad. Also if you like a Road trip from other Citys then you will come by road and enjoy road trip.

Climate of Chennai

Chennai has a dry Climate. Well Chennai is stay near sea so the climate is very cool and pretty, But the summer maximum temperatures around 35–40 °C,  Also the Winter is around 11-13  °C, Also monsoon is about 140 cm, Monsoon is very enjoyable near rain so if you love monsoon season then I suggest to go Chennai and feel the monsoon near sea in Chennai

20 Best places to visit in Chennai

Here is brief Information for 20 best places to visit in Chennai and if you are in Chennai and you have to time then I recommended to Visit this place, and enjoying Chennai history.

1.Marina Beach

Location: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Total length: 13 km
Length of promenade: 6 km (3.7 mi)
Maximum width: 437 m
Governing authority: Corporation of Chennai

2. Kapaleeshwarar Temple

Address: Kapaleesvarar Sannadhi Street, Mylapore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600004
Phone: 044 2464 1670
Architectural style: Dravidian architecture
District: Chennai

3. Arignar Anna Zoological Park

Address: GST Road, Vandalur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600048
Hours:9AM to 5PM
No. of animals in Park: 2,302 (2017)
Notable animals: Arumugam, Mani, Sathya, Sembian

4. Tholkappia Poonga

Address: Karpagam Avenue, Raja Muthiah Puram, Mandavelipakkam, Raja Annamalai Puram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600028
Area: 145 ha
Hours:10AM to 1 PM
Phone: 044 2461 4523

5. DakshinaChitra

By R. Rajesh Jeba Anbiah,

Address: East Coast Road, Muttukadu, Kanchipuram District, Chengalpattu, Tamil Nadu 603118
Hours: Open 10AM to 6PM
Phone: 044 2747 2603

6. Edward Elliot’s Beach

Location: Besant Nagar, Chennai, India
Etymology: Edward Elliot

7. Government Museum, Chennai

Address: Beside Government Maternity Hospital, Pantheon Road, Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600008
Hours: Opens 9:30AM to 5 PM
Phone: 044 2819 3778

8. Chennai Central railway station

Address: Kannappar Thidal, Periyamet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600003
Opened: 1873
Station code: MAS
Parking: Available
Platforms: 17 (12 long distance, 5 suburban)

9. Guindy National Park

Address: Rangeguindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600025
Area: 2.706 km²
Hours: Open 9AM to 6PM
Phone: 076888 77732

10. The VGP Universal Kingdom

Address: East Coast Road, Injambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600041
Hours: Opens 11AM to 7:30PM
Phone: 076678 47847

11. Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, Mylapore

Address: No 187, Bheema Sena garden Street, Royapettah high rd, Mylapore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600004
Opened: 1952
Phone: 095001 59949

12. Birla Planetarium, Chennai

Address: Gandhi Mandapam Road, Kotturpuram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600025
Opened: 11 May 1988
Hours: Opens 10 AM to 5:30 PM
Phone: 044 2441 0025

13. Regional Railway Museum, Chennai

Address: Next to ICF Furnishing Division, New Avadi Road, Villivakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600038
Opened: 2002
Hours: Opens 10 AM to 6 PM
Phone: 090031 41003

14. Chembarambakkam Lake

Area: 15.38 km²
Location: Kanchipuram district, Tamil Nadu, South India
Outflow location: Adyar River
Settlement: Chennai

15.  Golden Beach, Chennai

Address: 5/159, East Coast Road, Injambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600115

16. The National Art Gallery

Address: Inside Govt Museum, Pantheon Street, Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600008
Hours: Opens 10 AM to 5 PM
Phone: 044 2819 3238

17. Lighthouse, Chennai

Address: Marina Beach Road, Marina Beach, Mylapore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600004
Height: 46 m
Opened: 1796
Hours: 10: AM to 6 PM

18. Vadapalani Andavar Temple

Address: 5, Palani Andavar Koil St, Vadapalani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600026
Phone: 044 2480 2330
District: Chennai
Architectural style: Dravidian architecture

20. Panagal Park

Address: Nageshwara Rao Road, Parthasarathi Puram, T Nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600017
Area: 3 ha
Hours: Opens 5 AM to 8 PM
Phone: 095002 37525

Top Hotels in Chennai

  1. ITC Grand Chola Hotel
  2. Park Hyatt Chennai
  3. Taj Coromandel
  4. Taj Club House Chennai
  5. Trident, Chennai
  6. Hyatt Regency Chennai
  7. The Park, Chennai
  8. The Leela Palace Chennai
  9. Hablis – 5 Star Hotel near Chennai Airport
  10. The Accord Metropolitan

Well, Chennai is waiting for you……. 🙂 See you soon at Chennai.

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