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About chennai

Chennai, the capital city of Tamil Nadu in India, is a fast-paced metropolitan city and home to a rich heritage with an alluring historical background. Some of the major attractions in Chennai include the Kapaleeshwar Temple, ISKCON Temple, Sri Parthasarathy Temple and San Thome Cathedral which is one of the three St. Thomas Basilicas in the world. When you have had your share of divine sightseeing, head to the beaches in Chennai. Breezy Beach, Marina Beach and Covelong are known for their panoramic views. There are also historical places of high significance like the mighty Fort St. George, which was the foothold of British, Government Museum and Art Gallery which has several artifacts of sculptures and carvings from 9th and 11th centuries. \r\n\r\nShopping in Chennai is a highly rewarding experience. Both souvenirs and world’s leading brands are available to shop in Chennai. This city has something for everyone, and before you know it, this cultural metropolitan hub would have sneaked into your heart.

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  • Best time to visit chennai The perfect time to visit Chennai is from November to February, during the winter season. Due to the cooler te...Read More
  • How to reach chennai Chennai has its own international airport which makes the city well-connected to the major international citie...Read More
  • Transport In chennai Transportation in Chennai through local bus network is efficiently managed by the Metropolitan Transport Corpo...Read More
  • People of chennai The people of Chennai are known as “Chennaiites”. They follow a medley of religions like Hinduism, Islam and C...Read More
  • Languages of chennai The primary language spoken in Chennai is Tamil, the official language of Tamil Nadu. However, a majority of t...Read More
  • History of chennai Chennai and the nearby regions have contributed to the country as a great military, administrative and financi...Read More
  • Culture of chennai The rich culture of Chennai can be exemplified through the dance forms and Carnatic music practised here, perf...Read More
  • Weather of chennai Chennai possesses a hot and humid climate. The summers start from March and extends to May, with temperatures ...Read More
  • Map of chennai Chennai is located on the south-east coast India, known as the Coromandel coast of Bay of Bengal. The seashore...Read More

Best Places to visit in chennai

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Santhome Cathedral

Santhome Cathedral

Religious

Spend approx 1 hour

Santhome Cathedral is an important church of the Roman Catholic A...
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M. A. Chidambaram Stadium

M. A. Chidambaram Stadium

Cultural- Sports Center

Spend approx 1 hour

A visit to the M. A. Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai is an interes...
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Shirdi Sai Baba Temple

Shirdi Sai Baba Temple

Religious

Spend approx 1 hour

Situated in the Mylapore neighbourhood of Chennai, the Shirdi Sai...
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Golden Beach

Golden Beach

Beach

Spend approx 2 hours

When in Chennai - don’t miss this splendid beach - the VGP Golden...
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Murugan Idli Shop

Murugan Idli Shop

Restaurant

Cost for Two - INR 200

If authentic South Indian morsels is the call of the day, head to...
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Dakshin

Dakshin

In Hotel

Cost for Two - INR 1800

Food connoisseur will agree that Dakshin - Crowne Plaza Chennai A...
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Peshawri

Peshawri

In Hotel

Cost for Two - INR 4000

Peshawri - ITC Grand Chola is a hot destination for people who lo...
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Nungambakkam Chaat Corner

Nungambakkam Chaat Corner

Street Food

Cost for Two - INR 100

Chennai, like any other metropolitan city in the country, has cha...
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Pasha

Pasha

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 3500

Known for its great music and enchanting ambiance, Pasha-The Park...
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Social

Social

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 1300

Known to be the sole Gastropub in town, Social is one place which...
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Diff 42 - Resto Lounge

Diff 42 Resto Lounge

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 1200

Diff 42-Resto Lounge is different in its unique way. This wonderf...
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Bike and Barrel

Bike and Barrel

Pubs

Cost for Two - INR 2300

Bike & Barrel is a popular hangout, frequented by the crowd f...
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Holiday Packages In chennai

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    Short Trip to Pondicherry - Weekend Getaway (Ex Chennai)
    2 Nights, 3 Days
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    Rs.9,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Short Trip to Tirupati 2 Nights - Weekend Getaway (Ex Chennai)
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.9,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Short Trip to Mahabalipuram - Weekend Getaway (Ex Chennai)
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.9,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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Holiday Themes In chennai

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    Affordable Holidays
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.3,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Family Holidays
    1 Nights, 2 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.6,000
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    Sightseeing Holidays
    2 Nights, 3 Days
    Starting From
    Rs.7,999
    Per Person on twin sharing
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    manali
    4 Nights, 5 Days
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    Rs.5,499
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    goa
    3 Nights, 4 Days
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    Rs.3,999
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    kashmir
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Places to stay in chennai

  • Pride Hotel Chennai
    Pride Hotel Chennai
    Chennai
    One night from
    Rs.2,936
  • V7 Hotel
    V7 Hotel
    Chennai
    One night from
    Rs.2,599
  • Taj Coromandel
    Taj Coromandel
    Chennai
    One night from
    Rs.6,500
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Popular Flights To chennai

    • TRZTiruchirapally
      MAAChennai
    • Indigo
      6E-7151
    • 22:15 23:25
      Non Stop
    • 01h 10m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.2,485
    • MYQMysore
      MAAChennai
    • TruJet
      2T-538
    • 20:30 21:50
      Non Stop
    • 01h 20m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.2,788
    • CNNChulman
      MAAChennai
    • Indigo
      6E-7943
    • 21:40 23:30
      Non Stop
    • 01h 50m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.3,025
    • BLRBengaluru
      MAAChennai
    • Spicejet
      SG-3302
    • 07:10 08:05
      Non Stop
    • 00h 55m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.3,136
    • CJBCoimbatore
      MAAChennai
    • Spicejet
      SG-502
    • 18:40 19:30
      Non Stop
    • 00h 50m
      Non Stop
    • Rs.3,332
    • COKCochin
      MAAChennai
    • Air Asia India
      I5-992
    • 19:50 07:05
      1 Stop
    • 11h 15m
      1 Stop
    • Rs.3,600
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