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Best Sightseeing Tours in Chennai

Chennai is located in the state of Tamil Nadu in India on the Bay of Bengal. The city was formerly a British military garrison and East India Company trading outpost, when it was called Madras. Chennai is a city adorning a multitude of colours, being a metro city in India, Chennai has moulded itself to a new cosmopolitan layer but has managed to retain its essence. Withe the best sightseeing tours in Chennai, it is all about is beautiful museums and temples, delectable and authentic South Indian delicacies and exploration of the lovely Marina Beach.

 

Chennai is frequented by many tourists throughout the year owing to its moderate sultry climate. Filled with the best sightseeing options in Chennai, the city acts as a gateway city to major tourists places of Rameshwaram or Pondicherry. The Government museum built during the colonial era is well equipped and well known for housing the Bronze Gallery, that contains an envious collection of South Indian bronzes belonging to the 7th Century. The Kapileswara Temple strikes a pretty imposing picture by adorning main architectural elements of a Tamil Nadu temple with a rainbow-coloured gopuram, pillared mandapas and a huge tank, it is dedicated to Lord Shiva, the state's most popular deity.

 

Chennai also houses beautiful churches, the most notable among them is the SanThome Cathedral which is a Roman Catholic cathedral located near the beach. The church was founded by the Portuguese in 1523, then later was rebuilt by the British in neo-Gothic style and is said to mark the final resting place of St Thomas the Apostle. St George Fort, Kalakshetra Foundation, Theosophical Society, Vivekananda House, Sri Ramakrishna Math and the Book Building are among other major tourist attractions in Chennai.

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Kodaikanal to Kumbakarai Trek From Chennai Flat 20% Off 2D 1N ₹ 2899 5.0 star View Details
Chennai Cultural Walk Tour 2 Hrs ₹ 480 4.0 star View Details
Pub Crawl and Clubbing Experience in Chennai 3 Hrs ₹ 950 3.0 star View Details
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Full Day Chennai Sightseeing Tour 8 Hrs ₹ 489 4.0 star View Details
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    Kodaikanal to Kumbakarai Trek From Chennai Flat 20% Off
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    About the Activity:Get a chance to explore the beauty of nature with this exciting trekking trip from Kodaikanal to Kumbalkarai.Start your journey after getting picked up from Chennai at about 5 PM on Friday and head out for your trip.Feel the thrill as you take this exc...

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    Chennai is a city that requires you to explore below its surface and delve into its distinctive culture. And, if you’re planning to visit this city, then this tour will help you to explore and experience some of the most important places of this beautiful city that are n...

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    Pub Crawl and Clubbing Experience in Chennai
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    Get ready to spend some time bar-hopping or exploring a Chennai nightclub and you’ll surely find out what we’re talking about!!About the activityMeet the guide outside at the meeting point. Explore Chennai’s color nightlife in this exciting pub crawl tour that takes you ...

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    Chennai City Market Tour
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    It’s quite true that the exploration of no city is complete without witnessing its shopping culture and when it is Chennai, then this statement holds true for this city. This market tour will take you to the famous street markets of the city where you can learn about the...

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    With a rich cultural history, Chennai is one of the most popular tourist attractions in South India. Here one can explore museums, temples or savor authentic South Indian delicacies or can take a sunset saunter along a Marina Beach. Now, this city is brimming with many s...

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    Chennai Spiritual Walk Tour
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    Chennai is a beautiful city in Tamil Nadu and is surely containing places to be explored and enjoyed. From ancient architecture to delicious food, the city will always welcome you without disappointing you in any sense.About the tourStarting Point: Arulmigu Sri Marundees...

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    Chennai Bazaars Stroll
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    The around 2.5 hour guided walk takes you through the various streets of one of the most famous markets of Chennai. Roam around the oldest area of the historic city, unfold its history and amble through the colourful bazaars. The walk starts around 4 pm with a rendezv...

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    Marina and Fort St George Tour, Chennai
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    Chennai
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    Take a fascinating trip to two famed sites in Chennai. Visit Fort St. George, the first fortress built by the English in 1644. This structure is also the starting point of the Marina Beach which runs a distance of 13 kms along the city’s coast. This tour takes around ...

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    Religious Tour in Chennai
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    Explore the cultural and famous temples of the city to enhance your travel experience, this walk is not to be missed if you want to enjoy the religious aspect of Chennai in its true sense. About the tourA professional guide cum storyteller will meet you at the pickup poi...

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    Kotagiri Trek in Ooty From Chennai - Flat 20% Off
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    To Book call 9887702397Kothagiri in Tamil Nadu is a picturesque hill station located right next to the famous queen of the hills, Ooty, and serves as one of the best spots in Tamil Nadu to enjoy nature trekking experiences. Surrounded and covered by the forests of Nilgir...

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    About the Activity:Embark upon a spectacular tour of Havelock Island, one of the most visited but yet unspoiled islands around the world and the favourite among the Andaman Islands.A five day tour of this island makes your holidays cherish-able since it has remarkable tr...

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    About the Activity:A trip for those who are in love with the white sandy beaches and azure oceans around the world is here. A five hour long exploration of two famous beaches on Andaman Islands; Radhanagar and Kala Pathar Beach.At your convenient time, you will be picked...

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    About the Activity:Instead of approaching the Elephant Beach in Andaman by boat, here is a twist that offers you more authentic exploration of the region through a guided trekking trip.Begin the activity early morning around 8:00 AM after getting picked up from your hote...

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    Tada Waterfall Trek With Camping - 25% Off
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    The Eastern Ghats of India are waiting to be explored for all their worth and all the attractions that they hide in their folds. One such jewel that must be explored are is the Tada Waterfall trek. Located near the Oneness Temple in the Chittoor District of Andhra Prades...

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    About the Activity:Unravel the true essence of Pondicherry as you make your way through the quaint markets, the Indian square and the French square.   The  guided walk of around 3 hours starts at 7am in the morning. You can also select a time according to your prefere...

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Traveller Tales from Chennai

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Hari Panicker

16 December 2018

This package took us to the unexplored lands of Kotagiri. It was spellbinding. The view was absolutely fantastic. If you are a nature lover, this is it! These guys organized it well for us. The trek wa...

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Tanya Naik

10 December 2018

A bit overpriced. But compared to many other treks I have done, this was really a fresh experience. The beauty of the place is absolutely wonderful. Nature lovers should visit Meesapulimala. The misty ...

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Acharyanandana Guha

16 December 2018

Sea La Vie Resort is a nicely done resort to escape the hustle and bustle of Chennai. I had a peaceful day out here and loved being on the beach. Saw the sunrise which goes down in my mind as one of th...

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Deepesh Mehrotra

10 December 2018

Good one. Very close to nature camping site. Liked it very much. Unique tents with hygienic bathrooms. Nice local food. Lots of activities. Funfilled evening. Great group of people. Thrillophilia repre...

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Aslesha Desai

10 December 2018

me and my friends went for this camp on hilltop in Yercaud and it was such a memorable experience. the travel was comfortable and our driver, Bhima was very kind and polite. the tents were comfortable ...

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Anusuya Mehrotra

10 December 2018

Both trekking and camping went well. Ideal for group trips. The waterfalls were extremely beautiful. Weather was in favour of us throughout the trip. Thanks to the guides for their full support. Well m...

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Aryan Agarwal

10 December 2018

we had our bookings done by thrillophilia at the last moments but they were so great with us. the arrangements were perfect for the last minute call. the location is beautiful with clean beach and lots

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Dhara Kocchar

10 December 2018

This package by Thrillophilia is a perfect combination of sightseeing and adventure. Though I did not enjoy the sightseeing part very much, trekking through the dense forests was really Thrilling. A go

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Budhil Sethi

10 December 2018

Initially had some issues connecting with Thrillophilia team but then everything went well and the representative Sanjay ensured that I and my husband had a seamless experience there. A very nice place