Discovering the Best of Chennai: A Full Day City Tour

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Overview

Discover the vibrant culture and rich history of Chennai on this full-day city tour. From ancient temples to colonial-era architecture, this tour takes you on a journey through the city's past and present. Experience the local way of life at bustling markets and immerse yourself in the vibrant colors and flavors of Chennai. With expert guidance and comfortable transportation, this tour is the perfect way to discover the best of Chennai in just one day.

What's Included
  1. English speaking local guide, if option selected.
  2. Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
  3. Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
  4. Lunch, if option selected.
  5. Government Taxes.
  6. Bottled water in the car.
  1. Camera charges at monuments.
  2. Gratuities and optional activities.
  3. Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.
Meeting And Pickup

Meeting point

Start time

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7/16/2020 - 6/21/2024
Monday - Sunday : 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

End Point

Queen Victoria Statue
30/A, Nrupathunga Rd, Ambedkar Veedhi, Sampangi Rama Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001, India
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What To Expect
Vivekananda House

9:00am - Pick-up from your hotel in Chennai Meet your driver and guide at your hotel lobby and start your Chennai city tour. You will travel in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle.

San Thome Church

9:30am - Visit the Kapaleeshwarar Temple Kapaleeshwarar Temple is an ancient and famous temple located in the Mylapore area of Chennai. It is dedicated to Lord Shiva and has a magnificent Dravidian-style architecture. The temple has a tall gopuram (entrance tower) and a tank.

Marina Beach

10:30am - Head to Fort St. George Fort (Friday closed) St. George is the first English fortress in India, built in 1644 by the British East India Company. The fort now houses the Tamil Nadu legislative assembly and a museum. Explore the museum which has a collection of artifacts and exhibits that depict the history of Chennai and the British colonial era.

Chennai (Madras)

12:00pm - Explore the Government Museum (Friday closed) The Government Museum is a vast complex that houses a rich collection of artifacts and art pieces from all over Tamil Nadu. The museum has several galleries that showcase various themes such as archaeology, numismatics, anthropology, art, and history.

Fort St. George

1:00pm - Lunch break Take a break for lunch at a local restaurant that serves authentic Chennai cuisine. You can try some of the popular dishes like dosa, idli, vada, sambar, and chutney.

Kapaleeshwarar Temple

2:00pm - Visit the Marina Beach Marina Beach is one of the longest urban beaches in the world and a popular hangout spot for locals and tourists alike. You can take a stroll along the beach, enjoy some street food, or just relax and enjoy the sea breeze.

Government Museum

3:30pm - Explore the San Thome Basilica The San Thome Basilica is a beautiful church built over the tomb of St. Thomas the Apostle, who is believed to have come to India in the 1st century AD. The church has a Gothic-style architecture and stained-glass windows.

Madras High Court

4:30pm - Visit the Vivekananda House Vivekananda House is a museum dedicated to Swami Vivekananda, a revered spiritual leader and philosopher who played a significant role in the Indian independence movement. The museum has several exhibits and displays that showcase the life and teachings of Swami Vivekananda.

Additional Info
  1. Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  2. Public transportation options are available nearby
  3. Specialized infant seats are available
  4. Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  5. Face masks provided for travellers
  6. Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  7. Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  8. Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  9. Regular temperature checks for staff
  10. Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  11. Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  1. For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time
  2. Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  3. If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  4. Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
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