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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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    Chennai Bazaars Stroll
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    Chennai
    h3 Hours

    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
    h3 Hours

    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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    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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    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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    Port Blair
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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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    Pondicherry
    h3 Hours

    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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    About the Activity: Enthrall in this stunning sightseeing tour of Island Triangle, Andaman with family and friends for a truly blissful experience. Enjoy the coastal beauty of this gorgeous island like never before! With your arrival in Port Blair, you will be...

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    Chennai
    h8 Hours

    Discover a land of archaeological wonders, open-air granite sculptures, and world listed heritage temples with a day trip toMahabalipuram - also known as Mamallapuram, thistown inTamil Nadu was once a busy seaport during the dynasty of the Pallavas. Uncover the past glor...

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    Chennai
    h8 Hours

    Delight in an eight hour trip of mystic Kanchipuram,one of the seven sacred cities of India. Visit magnificent temples and the world famous saree weaving units. The guided tour of Kanchipuram starts at 10:00 am when you will be picked from a location of your choice an...

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    About the Activity: Delight in this wonderful sightseeing trip to Andaman with friends and family for a truly blissful experience. Enjoy the coastal beauty of this gorgeous island like never before! With your arrival in Port Blair, you will be provided with an...

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    Chennai

    The city of Chennai has several splendors that you can enjoy from an aerial view! This weekend, head out for a beautiful and scenic aerial joyride around Chennai in a helicopter or fixed aircraft and get your adventurous photographic friends too! A joy ride above the ci...

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    Chennai
    h3 Hours

    How well do you know Chennai’s rich history? This weekend, grab your chance to go on a British Blueprints Trail with a group of history enthusiasts and capture some amazing sights of this bustling city. The British left behind a rich legacy, from their language, their bu...

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    Chennai
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    There are songs that praise the Chennai countryside, so why not pay a visit to the rich paddy fields and rural lands of Chennai for an experience you will never forget! Join an excited group of travellers as they take you away from the city to a world of green quilted...

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    Chennai
    h2 Hours

    Experience the true essence of colourful streets and bazaars with a fun and engaging bazaar tour of Chennai! Crowded markets, narrow lanes, chaotic traffic, noisy hawkers, majestic buildings, fascinating history, vivid colours, and mesmerizing images, all to fill your he...

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    Port Blair
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    Andaman and Nicobar Islands, a union territory of India lies in the Bay of Bengal. It consists of about 527 islands both small and large. The coastline of the Islands stretches for about 100 Kms. The Islands are covered with dense forests all around. This Andaman trip...

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