Our collection of Mahabalipuram holiday packages will let you explore the Shore Temples which are inscribed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. Located 60 kilometers away from ChennaiMahabalipuram, officially known as Mamallapuram is famous for its historical monuments, temples and golden beaches.
There are 11 temples known as Mandapas, situated on both sides of the hills of Mahabalipuram. These temples are excellent example of Dravadian architecture. Major tourist attractions in Mahabalipuram are Panch Pandava Rathas, Shore Temple – located shores of Bay of Bengal this consists of a Vishnu Temple and two Shiva Temples, Varaha Caves-rock cut caves having idols of incarnations of Vishnu–Varaha, Mahishasuramardhini Caves, Somaskanda sculptures and Arjuna’s Penance-is one of the biggest open air rock sculptures of the seventh century with intricate carving of life like figures.