Chennai is the key metropolitan of country sited along the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal. It is popularly known for its vibrant culture and has been a center of Dravidian movements for long. With Chennai holiday packages, you get the opportunity to visit several beautiful beaches and many other attractions of the city. Chennai tour allows you experiencing a unique ethnicity that one can't find in any state of India. Known for its deep-rooted traditions and long cultural heritage, the capital city of Tamil Nadu features several spiritual centers, temples and churches. You can also choose to go on various excursion tours nearby this city by booking Chennai holiday. Your Chennai vacation takes you for enjoying a center of art, culture, nature and cuisines.
Captivating Chennai Rs. 9,119/- pp*
Treasures of Tamil Nadu Rs. 16,499/- pp*
Rejuvenate in Chennai & Pondicherry Rs. 25,990/- pp*
Things to Visit in Chennai
Beaches : :
Sited on the coastal region, Chennai enjoys sparkling natural beauty of sea beaches. The beautiful beaches also offer a number of fun activities. The beaches to be visited in Chennai are Covelong Beach, Elliot's Beach, Golden Beach and Marina Beach.
Chennai features a number of temples, mosques and churches for visiting. The popular temples that you can visit are Kandaswamy Temple, Ayyappa Temple, Parthasarathy Temple, Kapaleeswarar Temple, and Vadapalani Temple. Other religious sites in the city are Big Mosque, Velankanni Church, and Kattubava Mosque
Chennai is full of monuments and on your Chennai trip; you can't miss to visit St. George's Fort, MGR Memorial, Senate House, Thousand Lights Mosque, Birla Planetarium, War Memorials, Government Museum, and Valluvar Kottam
Best Time to Visit Chennai
Chennai experiences less variation in its climate due to its location. Usually, Chennai weather is hot and humid. However, the temperature reaches more than 45 degrees C during May and June. It witnesses rainfall of 1300 mm during September to December. So, the best time for Chennai travel is from January to March. Temperature is 19-20 degrees C in this season and the climate is really pleasant.
Things to Buy in Chennai
Chennai is a great place to satiate your shopping desires. It offers a lot for enjoying shopping opportunities. You can purchase here traditional handicraft items, including Pattamara mats, Leaf handicrafts, Bronze and Brass castings, Cotton Garments, Leather Bags, Crockery, toys and traditional ornaments. The popular markets of Chennai are Pondy Bazaar, Anna Salai, T-Nagar and few others.
How to Reach Chennai
Chennai is the capital of Tamil Nadu and this is the reason, it is well-connected with all means of transportation. Before booking Chennai tour packages, know how you can reach there.
Chennai is an international airport that connects it from all major cities of India and overseas through different airlines. Cities like Delhi, Bangalore, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Sharjah, Paris, Ahmedabad, Singapore and many others are connected with Chennai by flights.
Chennai is directly linked with all main Indian cities by regular train services. From here, number of super fast and express trains takes off for various cities & towns of India. The city has two key railway stations, including Chennai Central and Chennai Egmore. Chennai Beach is also a railway station of this city.
Chennai is connected with rest of India through roads. Connected with 4 major National Highways, the city easily connects major towns and cities of India. Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus (CMBT) is the largest bus station in Asia, where you can take all intercity buses from Chennai. Government and private bus services are available in Chennai.