5 days in Chennai Itinerary

5 days in Chennai Itinerary

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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: DakshinaChitra Museum (in Muttukadu), Covelong Beach (in Covelong) and Mahabalipuram (Sea Shore Temple, Krishna's Butter Ball, & more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapaleeshwar Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Thome Church, look for all kinds of wild species at The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Marina Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Chennai driving holiday planner .

In January, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Mahabalipuram, Covelong Beach, DakshinaChitra Museum
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Monuments at Mahabalipuram ©
Monuments at Mahabalipuram
Sea Shore Temple ©
Sea Shore Temple
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple

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