2 days in Chennai & Vellore Itinerary

2 days in Chennai & Vellore Itinerary

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2 days in Chennai & Vellore Itinerary

Start: Chennai
1
Chennai
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Vellore
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Chennai

1
day
Chennai

Chennai ©
Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
On the 13th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Marina Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapaleeshwarar Temple, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Besant Nagar Beach.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Chennai holiday planning website .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Chennai. Expect a daytime high around 42°C in July, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Vellore.

Things to do in Chennai

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple
Besant Nagar Beach ©
Besant Nagar Beach

1
night
Vellore

Vellore ©
An assortment of temples and a large historic fort generate a good deal of Vellore's tourism--as do the top hospitals of this dry, sunny city.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Arulmigu Balamurugan Ratnagiri Tirukkovil, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jalakandeswarar Temple, then make a trip to Sripuram Golden Temple, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nemili Sri Bala Peetam.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Vellore road trip planner.

Getting from Chennai to Vellore by car takes about 3 hours. When traveling from Chennai in July, plan for little chillier days in Vellore, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vellore

Historic Sites
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Jalakandeswarar Temple ©
Jalakandeswarar Temple
Sripuram Golden Temple ©
Sripuram Golden Temple

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