9 days in Chennai Itinerary

9 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chennai: Mahabalipuram (Monuments at Mahabalipuram, Sea Shore Temple, & more), Ekambareswarar Temple (in Kanchipuram) and DakshinaChitra Museum (in Muttukadu). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapaleeshwarar Temple, deepen your understanding of the past and present with a heritage tour, kick back and relax at Besant Nagar Beach, and admire the natural beauty at The Theosophical Society.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Chennai tour planner .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Chennai International Airport. In December in Chennai, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Mahabalipuram, Ekambareswarar Temple, DakshinaChitra Museum
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Sea Shore Temple ©
Sea Shore Temple
Monuments at Mahabalipuram ©
Monuments at Mahabalipuram
Kapaleeshwarar Temple ©
Kapaleeshwarar Temple

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