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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Famous for

  • Cosmopolitan
  • Beaches
  • Wildlife
  • Temples
  • Churches
  • Shopping
  • Gardens and Architecture

Weather

Summer 22 to 42°C

Winter 18 to 32°C

Distance / Traveling Time

From Bangalore: 345 kilometers / 5 h ,13 m

Best Time To Visit

  • Jan
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Overview

The Cultural Capital of India, Chennai is renowned for its deep-rooted traditions and historical and cultural heritage. It is situated on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal and is a major commercial, cultural and education centre in

South India. The buoyant city is a mesmerizing blend of old world charm and contemporary luxuries. The city is full of landmark structures, beautiful beaches, lush green patches and intriguing cultural & art venues. Other worth visiting places include the famous Kapaleeshwarar Temple, Parthasarathy Temple, Vadapalani Temple, St. Thomas Mount and St. George’s Cathedral and the Thousand Lights Mosque. 

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How to Reach Chennai

By Train

There are 3 railway stations in Chennai-Central, Tambaram and Egmore. Chennai Central station is well-connected to all major cities in India.

By Air

The Anna International Airport in Chennai and Kamraj Domestic Airport is well-connected to all major cities in India such as Bangalore, Hyderabad, Coimbatore and Cochin.

By Road

The National Highway 4 and Andhra Highway 45 connect Bangalore and Chennai. By road, it will take approximately 5 hours to reach Chennai from Bangalore. Chennai is well-connected to Bangalore and other neighboring cities via Deluxe Volvo bus services.




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