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5 Best Photography Things To Do In Chennai In January

 
  • 5 Best {photography things to do and activities In chennai in january. Compare and book online now! Do something new today
  • 01A Walk Through the Colonial Past, Chennai

    A Walk Through the Colonial Past, Chennai

    This 3 hour guided tour around Chennai will reveal to you the stories behind the city’s grand, colonial buildings, as you revel in their glorious past and also uncover the mystery of the Ice House. Depending upon your convenience, you can start the activity around 8.30 am or 3 pm.

    The history of Chennai, founded in the 1640’s by the British will surprise you with its richness. The tour starts from Sriram Nagar where you board the air-conditioned coach to begin your visit to the colonial Madras as it was known. An experienced guide will relate to you the stories of the buildings of the bygone era, giving you a peek into the history of this colonial city; the stories of ambitious men, of forgotten revolutions and of resolute idealists. You discover the ideas and the visions which went into the creation of the buildings.

    Duration: Around 3 hours

  • 02A Day in the Countryside, Chennai

    A Day in the Countryside, Chennai
    • h9 Hours
    • lChennai
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    • Vijay Prabhat
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      Vijay Prabhat
    • 7% Off2,700
      2,500
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    Away from the fast-paced life of the city, get refreshed with a touch of the Chennai countryside in your schedules. This day-long tour of around nine hours to the outskirts of the city will bring you back fresh and rejuvenated.

    The tour starts from Sriram Nagar at around 7:30am where you board the Air-Conditioned coach. Proceed to the countryside where a number of activities await. An experienced guide will accompany you. Be greeted by the warm hospitality of the farmers, spend some time in their house and visit their paddy fields. They tell you about the techniques of organic farming and the processing methods of rice and also impart knowledge on the ways of nature and birds. Get your hands dirty in the paddy fields, take in the view of the green fields all around or just laze near the village pond.

    Head back home after spending a day in the village and experiencing its charms.

    Duration: This one day tour will take you around 9 hours

     

  • 03Dancer’s Saga, Chennai

    Dancer’s Saga, Chennai
    • h3 Hours
    • lChennai
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    • Vijay Prabhat
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      Vijay Prabhat

    This two and a half hour trail through the history of dancing in Chennai reveals the many fascinating stories of the city and the way it is embedded in the everyday lives of the people. There are two options for the activity start time, you can choose the 10 am or 3 pm one.

    Dancing, the art of storytelling through expressions forms an integral part of Chennai’s rich cultural heritage. One can find touches of it in every aspect of the city’s life, from the sculptures in the historical temples to the dance sequences in contemporary Tamil cinema. You will be explained the basic elements of Bharatnatyam -one of the most expressive dance forms in the country- by a professional dancer. Learn the ways to interpret the various stories expressed by a dancer’s expressions. Further, get a chance to learn the basic steps as a choreographer takes you through some dance routines. All along this time you also get to know about the various stories in connection with the city and its history of dancing, the famous dancers and the controversies they attracted.

    Duration: This one day tour will take around 2.5 hours

  • 04A Mystical Walk, Chennai

    A Mystical Walk, Chennai
    • h3 Hours
    • lChennai
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    • Vijay Prabhat
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      Vijay Prabhat
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    The Mystical Walk is an extraordinary way to discover a city as vibrant and dynamic as Chennai. With the company of a guide, your walk will being around 8am and will take you through fascinating stories hidden behind some common beliefs and practices of the region. Explore questions behind Chennai’s mythical past, its monarchy, religious stamps and more.

    Witness the diversity of the land that is evident in the harmonious co-existence of occult practices and supernatural beliefs alongside the modernism and technology found in its urban setting. Be enamored by a parrot fortune-teller throwing light on your planetary formations, have hair braided in a traditional manner and soak in the aroma of fresh jasmine and incense sticks around temples. The trail will also lead you to some of the popular eateries for a gastronomical experience. This tour is largely done on foot.

    Duration: This one day tour will take around 2.5 hours

  • 05Explore the Magic of Mylapore, Chennai

    Explore the Magic of Mylapore, Chennai
    • h3 Hours
    • lChennai
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    • Deepa Krishnan
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      Deepa Krishnan
    • 11% Off850
      750
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    Over a day, you will visit some of the religious landmarks in Mylapore that pre-dates Chennai by at least 2,000 years. With the help of a knowledgeable guide, you get to see some charming everyday sights and sounds.

    You have the choice of opting for this trail either in the early morning hours and start by 7:30am or you can spend three hours in the afternoon from 4pm, discovering a land where everyday is marked by coming together of cultural fanfare. While most of the trail is best experienced on foot, auto rides for short stretches are used. As you walk down the streets of Mylapore, spot the commercial angle of the area with jewelers, silk merchants, fruit and vegetable sellers, flower vendors creating a unique bazaar scene. Walk through narrow lanes as old-styled architecture homes and unravel many stories hidden behind mundane daily rituals. Every corner of every lane has a story to tell. There are stores selling regional and religious music, memorabilia andkutcheri.

    At the end of three hours over an easy and enjoyable walk, you would have seen some amusing sights around you. With these symbolisms of Mylore to Madras, head towards your pit stop - Sarvana Bhavan, a gastronomic landmark.

    Duration: This one day tour would take around 3 hours