Places to Visit Near Chennai

Formerly known as ‘Madras’ and being a UNESCO heritage site for its 7th century rock carvings and temples of Pallava Dynasty, with sandy beaches, rich culture, historical monuments, art and craft, wildlife, nature and heritage, travelling to Chennai will give you everything that you want to explore in a destination holiday. Chennai being the capital of Tamil Nadu can be said to be one of the topmost visiting places in India, with tourist for cultural sites like Mahabalipuram and Kanchipuram. Chennai not only attracts tourist but is also famous for its medical facilities and educational institutions. Marina Beach and Elliot’s Beach are two of the most populated tourist places in Chennai. The Historical Government Buildings and Monuments gives you a spiritual and classical idea of the State. The Santhome Basilica and the Armenian Church of Virgin Mary are some of the oldest churches in the world and a must place to visit.  read more