Important Places in Chennai

 

Details of tour packages in and around Chennai

TOUR NO 1 –  CHENNAI

Chennai is the fourth largest city in India and the capital of Tamil Nadu. Retaining much of its traditional charm, this 350 year old city is the gateway to the south, providing many a fascinating vignette of southern heritage.

Sightseeing Places :  Marina Beach , St.George Fort , Santhome Cathedral, Kapaleeswar temple, Parthasarathy temple , Ashtalakshmi Temple , T.Nagar ( Shopping area ) , City Centre, Express Avenue ( Malls ) .

Destination Covered : Channai City Tour

Duration: 10 Hrs/100 Km


 

TOUR  NO 2  –  KANCHIPURAM

It is situated 76 Kms southwest of Madras.  It was successively the former capital of the ancient Pallavas, Cholas and Vijayanagar Empire.  This old city is known as ‘the Golden city of 1,000 temples’.

Sightseeing Places : Sri Varadharaja Temple, Sri Devarajasamy Temple, Ekambareswar Temple , Sri Kailasanathar Temple and Short visit of silk weaving.

Destination Covered : Kanchepuram Day Tour KANCHEPURAM DAY TOUR

Duration: 9 am – 9 pm


 

TOUR NO 3  – MAHAPALIPURAM

Mamallapuram is 59km south of Chennai. It was an old port city and capital of the Pallava kings. It consists of 4 kinds of rock structures, cut-out monolithic rock temples (rathas), cut-in cave temples (mandapams), temples constructed from multiple pieces and materials, and bas-relief sculptures carved on large rocks.  The combination of old 7th and 8th century Pallava carvings, temples and wonderful beaches make the place a beautiful tourist destination. 

Sightseeing Places: Shore Temple , Arjunas penance, The Krishna Mandapam, Mahishamardini Cave, Five Rathas (symbolises equality of men & women) and many cave temples.

Destination Covered : Mahabalipuram Day Tour 

Duration: 9 am – 9 pm


 

TOUR NO 4 –  PONDICHERRY

Pondicherry is a union territory, which lies within the state of Tamil Nadu. The inherent ambience of Pondicherry becomes most evident in the oldest part of the town, which flanks the seashore boulevard.Quiet beaches and peaceful resorts to the north and south balance the towns bustling, yet easy going life.
Sightseeing Places : Auroville , Aurobindo Ashram, French strees, Beaches , Manakula Vinayakar Temple, Sunnamabar boat house.

Destination Covered : Mahabalipuram Day Tour 

Duration: 6 am – 11 pm


 

TOUR NO 5  –   TIRUPATHI BALAJI DHARSHAN

The town of Tirupati is one of the most ancient and spectacular places of pilgrimage in India. It is situated in the Chittoor district in southern Andhra Pradesh. The town owes its existence to the sacred temple of Lord Sri Venkateswara situated on the Tirumala Hill adjoining it. With a history that dates back to over twelve centuries, the temple is the jewel in the crown of ancient places of worship in southern India.

The package rates mentioned below does not include the Dharshan ticket. APTDC is operating A/c Volvo coaches from Chennai . All weekdays the Volvo starts from T.Nagar by 4 am and return back to Chennai by 10 pm.

Destination Covered : TIRUPATHI

Duration: 1 Night/ 2 Days

A/C Volvo bus : Rs 1500 Per person with Darshan.


 


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The town of Tirupati is one of the most ancient and spectacular places of pilgrimage in India. It is situated in the Chittoor district in southern Andhra Pradesh. The town owes its existence to the sacred temple of Lord Sri Venkateswara situated on the Tirumala Hill adjoining it. With a history that dates back to over twelve centuries, the temple is the jewel in the crown of ancient places of worship in southern India.

The package rates mentioned below does not include the Dharshan ticket. APTDC is operating A/c Volvo coaches from Chennai . All weekdays the Volvo starts from T.Nagar by 4 am and return back to Chennai by 10 pm.

Destination Covered : TIRUPATHI

Duration: 1 Night/ 2 Days

A/C Volvo bus : Rs 1500 Per person with Darshan.


 

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