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.
Get in touch with nature at The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology and Covelong Beach. Visit Marina Beach and Besant Nagar Beach for some beach relaxation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chennai: DakshinaChitra Museum (in Muttukadu) and Mahabalipuram (Sea Shore Temple, Mahishasuramardhini Mandapa, & more). There's still lots to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Phoenix Marketcity, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vadapalani Murugan Temple, browse the eclectic array of goods at T Nagar, Ranganathan Street, and steep yourself in history at Kapaleeshwarar Temple.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Chennai online itinerary planner .

In May, daytime highs in Chennai are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chennai

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Mahabalipuram, DakshinaChitra Museum, Covelong Beach
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Covelong Beach
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DakshinaChitra Museum

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