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Browse through the extensive range of tailored Chennai Holiday Packages with budget deals on Safar Mentor. There are numerous tourist attractions and sightseeing places in Chennai that call visitors from all around the globe.

Situated on the Bay of Bengal, Chennai is the most popular tourist destination in India known for its endless beaches, picturesque landscapes, and rich cultural history and heritage. The place also offers amazing thrilling adventurous activities, serving as a complete getaway package for every kind of travel freak. Chennai is also a famous winter destination for seasoned travelers to soak in the cultural goodness of Tamil Nadu with the famous festivals including Pongal & Thiruvaiyaru in January, Natyanjali Dance festival in February-March, Tamil’s New Year in April, and Karthigai Deepam in December.

Whether you want to book a weekend trip package to Chennai or a long vacation package to Chennai, going with family, or friends, or solo backpacking fan, we’ve got you covered. Our travel experts at Safar Mentor help you plan your perfect getaway with a detailed itinerary keeping your comfort and convenience at priority under the lowest budget possible.

Best Time to Visit Chennai

Chennai in Summer- The months from March to June is not considered an ideal time to visit Chennai since the days are quite hot with temperature between 27 C to 39 C, making it exhausting for sightseeing. Though, one can indulge in calm and cold beach water sports.

Chennai in Monsoon-The monsoon season from July to September in Chennai comes with heavy rainfall, strong winds, and thunderstorms. It is officially an off tourist season but if you love rain, it is the best time to explore the place.

Chennai in Winter-From November to February is the perfect time to visit Chennai when the temperature remains between 30 C to 22 C, offering off-beaten trails for trekking, camping, and trying many adventurous activities. It is also the time the place organizes several famous festivals including the Dance & Music Festival in December and Pongal in January.

How to Reach Chennai

By Air- The nearest airport is Chennai International Airport located about 7 km from the main city center. Hire a taxi or a cab to reach your hotel or desired destination.

By Train-The major railheads are Chennai Central Kannappar and Chennai Egmore Railway Station in Chennai itself, which is connected from Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, and other major cities.

By Road-If you coming from Delhi, then take the route via NH 44. you can also catch a bus to Chennai from many major cities including Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Kolkata, and others.

Major Tourist Attractions in Chennai

  • Marina Beach- Witness the mesmerizing sunset at Marina Beach located about 4 km from Chennai. Stretched along a 13 km distance, it is the longest urban beach in India and the second-largest in the world.
  • Marundeeswarar Temple- Located about 8 km in Tiruvanmiyur, it is the most magnificent 9th-century-built temple in Chennai, housing the idol of Lord Shiva deity in the form of the God of Medicines.
  • Valluvar Kottam- Dedicated to the well-known Tamil poet, philosopher, and saint Thiruvalluvar, it is one of the major tourist attractions in Chennai. The monument is built in a shape of a chariot with one of the largest auditoriums in India.
  • Ashtalakshmi Temple- Situated on the Bay of Bengal, the temple is another major religious place to visit in Chennai dedicated to the Hindu Goddess Laxmi. Many devotees pay their homage to the deity and enjoy the serene surroundings by the ocean.
  • Thiruvanmiyur Beach- It is the most romantic beach in Chennai, offering spellbinding sunset and sunrise views. It is one of the most secluded beaches here and attracts nature lovers and peace seekers from all around the corners.
  • Akkarai Beach- It is a popular tourist destination in Chennai famous for its white-sand beaches and the tranquil sound of ocean waves. It is an ideal picnic spot to spend a day amid verdant surroundings with your loved ones.
  • Mylapore- If you’re a history buff, then this oldest residential area in Chennai is the perfect place for you to visit this year. From delicious dining outlets to famous religious sites like Kapaleeswarar Temple and Ramakrishnan Math.
  • Fort St. George- It is a famous tourist attraction in Chennai built in 1644 and is also the first English fortress in India. The place is now converted into a museum housing many British artifacts, paintings, silverware, ancient coins, and much more.
  • Arignar Anna Zoological Park- It is one of the best places for wildlife photographers and nature lovers to visit in Chennai. It is home to many rare and endangered species such as White Tigers, Barasingha (swamp deer), elephants, crocodiles, etc. Enjoy the Lion Safari and Elephant Safari when visiting the place.
  • Nettukuppam- It is a small fishermen’s village in Chennai situated on the northern tip of the city. It is among a few unspoiled beaches in Chennai with spectacular sunset views by the ocean and buys freshly caught fish.

Thrilling Activities to do in Chennai

  • TScuba Diving- Plenty of options are available in water sports because of the ocean and scuba diving is one of the most thrilling things to do in Chennai in the clear waters of Covelong Beach and capture the magical marine life.
  • Kayaking & Canyoning- Row your way to navigate the waters in Kovalam at the Bay of Life when kayaking, another exciting thing to indulge in Chennai. Enjoy pleasant weather and oceanic breezes on a romantic ride with your partner.
  • Parasailing & Paragliding- It is one of the most adventurous things to do in Chennai. Get a bird’s eye view of lush rolling hills and the ocean at Marina Beach, Covelong Beach, and Palavakkam.
  • Trekking & camping- It is one of the exhilarating experiences to get your hands in Chennai. Trek to the rugged trails on your way to Kurinjini Trek and many other Eastern Ghats.
  • Water Surfing- It is a popular water sport to try in Chennai for all adventure buffs on several famous beaches including Covelong Beach. You don't have to be an expert, you can also enroll in surfing training and classes and enjoy the ruffled waves.
  • Off-Roading- Explore the unexplored terrains at off-roading to the Eastern Ghats of Chennai. It is one of the most thrilling activities to do in Chennai with your daredevil friends.
  • Wildlife Tour- Witness the richly diverse flora, fauna, and marine life in the most untouched spots of Chennai. From White Bengal Tigers and other wild cats to rare species of reptiles, birds, and aquatic, you will find them all at Guindy National Park, Arignar Anna Zoological Park, and more.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Q.How much will it cost me for Chennai Holiday Packages?
Choose from our wide range of Chennai Holiday Packages customized for family vacations, friends trips, solo backpacking, and honeymoon getaway. To get an estimated idea of a budget, make sure to book your trip in advance. Call Safar Mentor and get all the information you want to know about.
Q.How many days are enough to explore Chennai?
About 3 to 4 days would be enough to see most of Chennai, throughout which you can explore the area around your hotel and enjoy delicious food. Visit the famous tourist attractions such as Marina Beach, Covelong Beach, George Town, etc. Hands-on with your preferred adventure sports like river rafting and scuba diving, and much more.
Q.Are there any shopping places in Chennai?
George Town- the oldest market, Pondy Bazaar, Godown Street, Pantheon Road, Nungambakkam, and many other shopping places are available in Chennai to shop for Kanchipuram silk sarees, silverware and brass utensils, traditional handicrafts, electronic goods, shoes, accessories, bags, and much more.
Q.Is Chennai safe for traveling?
Yes, Chennai is completely safe for traveling with kids. Since the place hosts hundreds of thousands of travelers every year from all around the world, it is quite a touristy place. Just make sure to keep your belongings safe and avoid taking hollow alleys and roads at night.
Q.Which is the best way to reach Chennai?
The best and most cost-effective way to reach Chennai is via a flight to Chennai Airport, which is connected to many major cities. You can hire a shared cab or private taxi to reach your destination and cover the approximately 14 km distance comfortably.