6 days in Chennai (Madras) Itinerary

6 days in Chennai (Madras) Itinerary

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Chennai (Madras)

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Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Change things up with these side-trips from Chennai (Madras): DakshinaChitra Museum (in Muttukadu) and Mahabalipuram (Sea Shore Temple, Krishna Mandapam, & more). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Madras Crocodile Bank, kick back and relax at Besant Nagar Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Elliot's Beach, and take a stroll through Mylapore.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Chennai (Madras) itinerary builder.

In October, daily temperatures in Chennai (Madras) can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chennai (Madras)

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Side Trips

Mahabalipuram, DakshinaChitra Museum
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Madras Crocodile Bank
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Sea Shore Temple
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