state of Mahabalipuram; a town near Chennai, was established in the year 1827
and has a pre-history from the time of Pallavas. The town is an historical
venture which attracts maximum number of tourists flocking Chennai, and keeps
them engaged with its ancient architecture. With several temples and monuments in
the town, this place gained much popularity among the visitors; it is a hub for
the history, culture, architecture and archaeology enthusiasts.
On your visit
to this historic town, you can visit many of the ancient temples that has
deities like Lord Krishna and other Gods and Goddesses; temple caves dedicated
other deities can also be visited within
the town. Among the other major attractions in Mahabalipuram, there are
enchanting Pancha Rathas, Krishna's Butter Ball, Mahabalipuram Beach and several
others. Owing to its opulent beauty and religious importance, the range of
temples and other historical monuments in Mahabalipuram has now been declared
as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.