13 days in Chennai District Itinerary

13 days in Chennai District Itinerary

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13 days in Chennai District Itinerary

Start: Chandigarh
Fly + Drive:  10​h
1
Muttukadu
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Chennai
— 9 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Chandigarh

3
nights
Muttukadu

Muttukadu ©
Explore Muttukadu's surroundings by going to Bhairava Temple (in Chengalpattu), Vedagiriswarar Temple (in Thirukalukundram) and Mahabalipuram (Sea Shore Temple, Tiger Cave, & more).

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Muttukadu planning website .

Chandigarh to Muttukadu is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Chandigarh in December, with highs in Muttukadu at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Chennai.

Things to do in Muttukadu

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Mahabalipuram, Bhairava Temple, Vedagiriswarar Temple, Covelong Beach, Sri Lakshmi Narasimhar Temple
Highlights from your plan
Sea Shore Temple ©
Sea Shore Temple
DakshinaChitra Museum ©
DakshinaChitra Museum

9
nights
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
Get out of town with these interesting Chennai side-trips: Sri Vaikuntha Perumal Temple (Parameshwara Vinnagaram) (in Kanchipuram) and Mahabalipuram (Krishna Mandapam, Monuments at Mahabalipuram, & more). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapaleeshwarar Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Thome Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at Marina Beach, and kick back and relax at Besant Nagar Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Chennai trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Muttukadu to Chennai in 1.5 hours. In December in Chennai, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Mahabalipuram, Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams, Sri Vaikuntha Perumal Temple (Parameshwara Vinnagaram)
Highlights from your plan
Monuments at Mahabalipuram ©
Monuments at Mahabalipuram
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple
Pancha Rathas ©
Pancha Rathas

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