Do not hesitage to give us a call. We are an expert team and we are happy to talk to you.
Chennai is a delightful destination for shopping, offering a variety of items such as silk, jewelry, and more. Notable markets for shopping in Chennai include Pondy Bazaar, T. Nagar, Ritchie Street, Panagal Park, Anna Nagar, Georgetown, Egmore, and several others, each with its unique offerings. Exploring these markets is a fantastic way to indulge in retail therapy.
Additionally, Chennai is renowned for its delectable cuisine. Tourists have the opportunity to savor a wide array of dishes, including idli, sambhar, dosa, uttapam, murukku, parotta, and chilli bajji, which are among the scrumptious and famous local specialties. To fully appreciate the culinary diversity, don’t forget to explore the local streets and cafes, where you can discover additional regional delicacies and street food items. Chennai’s food scene is a true delight for food enthusiasts.
Upon your arrival at Chennai Airport, our tour representatives will be there to assist you and arrange your transfer to the hotel. Once you’ve settled in, take some time to relax and refresh yourself in preparation for a full day of sightseeing in Chennai. Begin your exploration with a visit to the famous Marina Beach, the second largest beach in the world, and then proceed to Fort St. George, the oldest fort in Chennai. Your tour also includes a stop at the Kapaleeswar Temple, followed by visits to Santhome Cathedral and St. Mary’s Church. Art enthusiasts will appreciate a visit to the National Art Gallery, while animal lovers can enjoy the Anna Zoological Park, which is thoughtfully included in the itinerary. Finally, after exploring the Birla Planetarium and People’s Park, take a break at Kalakshetra and Theosophical Society before returning to the hotel for an overnight stay.
After freshening up early in the morning and enjoying your breakfast, set out for Mahabalipuram, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for its remarkable rock-cut temples. En route, take a break in Kanchipuram, often referred to as the “City of Thousand Temples” and recognized as one of the seven sacred cities in India. While there, make sure to visit the Shankaracharya Seer and explore the opportunity to shop for exquisite Kanchivaram silk sarees.
Continue your journey to Mahabalipuram, where upon arrival, you will be seamlessly transferred to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Start your day with a hearty breakfast before embarking on a sightseeing tour of Mahabalipuram. Begin your exploration with visits to Mahishasurmardini Caves, the Shore Temple, Krishna Mandapam, and Arjuna’s Penance. Next, head to the Panch Rathas, where you’ll be awed by a cluster of monolithic temples. Afterward, visit the Crocodile Farm, home to hundreds of crocodiles, and continue your cultural journey at the School of Art & Sculpture and the Snake Venom Extracting Center. Finally, make your way back to Chennai. Head to the airport and board your flight, concluding your visit to these remarkable places.
Key Attractions in Mahabalipuram:
– Shore Temple: A UNESCO World Heritage Site in Mahabalipuram
– Panch Rathas: Monolithic Hindu Temple in Mahabalipuram
You or any member of your party may cancel their travel arrangements at any time. Written notification or an email to that effect from the person who made the booking must be received at our office. The cancellation charges applicable are as per the published cancellation policy below: