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Tours in Chennai

Chennai tours will reveal the beauty of the city hidden behind its metropolitan side; the architectural buildings, the culture of the city, and the beautiful beaches will impress you.

Chennai City Tours

There are so many places to visit in Chennai, including the beaches, the architectural wonders, and the bustling streets. Go on tours that will have you see the cultural side of the city. Visit Dakshinachitra, around 30 km from Chennai city center and witness the traditional Dravidian lifestyle. Spend some time in the open-air museum and artisan workshops here and learn about Dravidian crafts and more. Mahabalipuram is a small ancient town outside Chennai, home to some of the oldest and impressive Dravidian architectural structures. When in Chennai, you must visit the Marundeeswarar Temple, an ancient Lord Shiva Temple. Take part in the morning Pooja at the temple and do not miss out on trying some flavors of Chennai. There’s more to Chennai besides the cultural side.

Chennai Sightseeing Tours

Heritage city tours in Chennai will have you visit the beautiful ancient architectural buildings here─ St. Thomas Cathedral Basilica, Kapaleeswarar Temple, and the Government Museum and National Art Gallery. Go on Chennai city tours and ride past the wondrous structures such as Victoria Public Hall, the Senate House, the Ripon Building, and Madras High Court. Be astonished at the views of Fort St. George that stands on the banks of Bay of Bengal. Explore the fort and visit the Fort Museum to see exhibits of the artifacts of the British Period.

One of the best places to visit in on Chennai sightseeing tours is the Marina Beach, one of the longest beaches in the world with a promenade length of 6 km. This is also one of the popular hangout places in Chennai. Take a trip to Kanchipuram (73 km) or Pondicherry (155 km) from Chennai. In the sacred town of Kanchipuram, you can visit some places of religious importance, while in Pondicherry you can visit Sri Aurobindo Ashram and the Pondicherry museum and get to see the beautiful French Colony. Chennai tours also include visit to George Town and Mylapore. Walk through the narrow streets of Mylapore and George Town and discover many details of the city.

Take up sightseeing tours in Chennai and enrich yourself with the many wonderful aspects of this coastal city.