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.
Visiting The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology and Besant Nagar Beach will get you outdoors. Visit Sea Shore Temple and Kapaleeshwarar Temple for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chennai: DakshinaChitra Museum (in Muttukadu) and Mahabalipuram (Monuments at Mahabalipuram, Arjuna's Penance, & more). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Marina Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Parthasarathy Temple, don't miss a visit to MGR Film City, and see the interesting displays at Government Museum.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Chennai trip itinerary builder .

In March, daily temperatures in Chennai can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Mahabalipuram, DakshinaChitra Museum
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MGR Film City ©
MGR Film City
Sea Shore Temple ©
Sea Shore Temple
Marina Beach ©
Marina Beach

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