Overlooking the waves of Bay of Bengal, Chennai is a leading tourism hotspot of South India. Be it glistening city lights, rugged ruins of the past or legendary temples, Chennai is blessed with all. When it comes to art, you just lay back and let Chennai flaunt its artistry that is nothing less than immaculate.
Over the years, this capital city of Tamil Nadu has brought in hi-tech infrastructure that consist of luxury hotels, exquisite restaurants, swanky bars & clubs, bustling shopping malls and rejuvenating spas. Chennai tour packages are the best way to explore the city and pack the best memories in your bag.
Relax on the golden sands of Marina Beach or Edward Eliot’s Beach. Learn about the magic of science in Birla Planetarium. Places to visit in Chennai can also exhibit architectural brilliance along with spirituality; Kapaleeshwarar Temple, Parthasarthy Temple, San Thome, Ripon Building, Church of Our Lady of Light and Thyagaraja Temple are just few examples.
Further, Chennai tourism also boasts about temples and churches which indeed are of high-reverence across most of India and attract a huge number of pilgrims. When done with sightseeing, refresh yourself with a shopping session. Being a metropolitan city of India, you can find everything here, from pin to sword. Shopping malls or budget shopping in local markets, you’ve got it all.
Often, Chennai is known as “Gateway to South India”. The New York Times listed Chennai as one of the “52 places to go around the world”, in a special Issue; it indeed was the only South Asian city that made it to the list. The Lonely Planet too listed this city as one of the “Top 10 cities in the world to visit in the world in 2015”.