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Mylapore, Chennai

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Wander around Mylapore, the cultural and religious hub of Chennai. The district features avenues lined with trees and old residential buildings. Easily access the area via various means of public transport to pick up some fresh vegetables and flowers, or simply enjoy a cup of coffee at a local restaurant. While there, you can also stop by one of Chennai's oldest and most renowned temples, featuring a 37 m (120 ft) high gopuram (monumental tower) exhibiting typical Dravidian architecture with a myriad of intricate stone carvings. Plan your visit to Mylapore and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Chennai trip planner.
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  • If you wish to see traditions of Madras (Chennai), take a walk in Mylapore or its surroundings. The streets around Kapaleeshwarar temple, Mosque on Kutchery Road, Santhome Church, Luz Church, Rayar's ...  more »
  • This area can be said as the cultural identity of old Chennai.. This area is also exposes the culture of Chennai for more than 1500 years.. This area also has a historic identity as the birthplace of ...  more »
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