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European influences meld with local heritage in vibrant Chennai. The ‘capital of the south’ is keeper of South India’s cultural and artistic traditions, with dramatic temples and churches, interesting museums, and enthusiastic locals. Venture out and surprise yourself with its assorted charms.

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Pick a Pattu
Open :9.00AM-9.00PM
Kancheevaram saris and pattus (silks), crafted by skilled artisans in nearby Kanchipuram, make great gifts. Famed for the unique weaving method used in their creation and distinctive patterns, these saris are adorned in gold and silver threads. Visit Nalli Chinnasami Chetty to be spoilt for choice.
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San Thome Cathedral
Open :6.00AM-7.00PM
Believed to mark the final resting place of St Thomas the Apostle, credited with bringing Christianity to India, this soaring Roman Catholic cathedral was built in 1504 by the Portuguese and rebuilt in the neo-Gothic style in 1896. Don’t miss the entrance to the saint’s tomb behind the cathedral
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The Government Museum
Open :9.30AM-5.00PM
The Bronze Gallery in this museum is our Chennai secret. It has a wonderful collection of South Indian bronze artworks dating from the 7th-century Pallava Era to modern times. The well-articulated English explanations of the pieces make this gallery a joy to explore.
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Shiva Kapleeshwarar Temple
Open :6.00AM-8.00PM
This temple showcases the typical Dravidian style of architecture, with its square Vimana that houses the sanctum sanctorum beneath a towering pyramid roof. Pay your respects at this ancient house of worship as you observe the gopuram (gateway), mandapams (pavilions) and other classical features.
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Explore The Madras Crocodile Bank
Open :8.30AM-5.30PM
The brainchild of eminent herpetologist Romulus Whitaker, the Madras Crocodile Bank is home to eighteen of the world’s twenty-three species of crocodilian (crocodiles and related species), many of which are endangered. The hour’s drive from the city is worth the rewarding interactions you will have.
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Browse Throug a Chennai Institution
Open :9.00AM-8.00PM
Higginbothams has been around for over one hundred and fifty years and holds the distinction of being appointed the bookseller to King Edward, who was then the Prince of Wales, in 1875. The flagship store on Mount Road claims to be the country’s oldest bookshop and stocks a wide range of books.
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Take Home Flavours Of The South
Chennai’s home-style snacks are great at teatime, addictive and made to last. You won’t be able to stop at just one kai murukku, a flavourful handmade local pretzel, or crunchy mulluthenguzhal (rice-flour spiral). These edible souvenirs make for great bar snacks.
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Visit Enfield Factory
Open :9.30AM-8.30AM
A factory tour to see the home of the Royal Enfield Bullet allows you a glimpse into the production of this classic Indian icon. Watch the motorcycles being made the traditional way on the two-hour tours that are held on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month, with advance booking.
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Do As The Locals Do On Marina Beach
Hit this bustling beach early in the morning for the sunrise or late in the evening ¬– when it’s cooler. A stroll along its sands is a great way to get your hand on the pulse of the city as you immerse yourself for a bit in the vibrant local atmosphere.
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Taj Connemara

Taj Connemara

Binny Road, Chennai Binny Road, Chennai
Taj Connemara, Chennai is the place became a household name across the globe, for it was here where the blue-blooded indulged and entertained.
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Taj Coromandel

Taj Coromandel

Mahatma Gandhi Salai, CHENNAI Mahatma Gandhi Salai, CHENNAI
15.5km from Chennai International Airport

One of Chennai’s best known landmarks, the hotel was established in 1947. Nestled in the city centre, it is close to business, commercial and entertainment hubs. 

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Taj Fisherman’s Cove Resort & Spa

Taj Fisherman’s Cove Resort & Spa

Covelong Beach, Kancheepuram District, Chennai Covelong Beach, Kancheepuram District, Chennai
35.5km from Chennai International Airport

Built on the ramparts of an old Dutch Fort, Fisherman’s Cove now rides a fresh new wave with the stylishly spirited Taj brand of hospitality. A hotel that is one with the Bay of Bengal, Taj Fisherman’s Cove Chennai, hosts an eclectic mix of global travellers seeking most-unique and luxurious experiences. The soulful and tranquil ambience of this beach resort combines beautifully with a plethora of dining destinations at the hotel, giving you a taste of a different world at water’s edge. Revel in seaside hospitality with rooms, cottages and villas, all designed for relaxation and rejuvenation, set amidst lush manicured landscaping with breathtaking views of the sea. As a Taj hotel, there is now a distinct focus on technology to cater to the new-age cosmopolitan urban traveller, who is at work during the day and a lover of leisure at night. The culinary experiences at the Taj Fisherman’s Cove are heightened by scenic views, intuitive yet unobtrusive service and excellent local fare. Dining by the sea at the seafood specialty restaurant Bayview is an experience in itself. At Upper Deck, the bistro style menu, inspired from the continental cuisine from Northern France and North Western of Italy, presents an artistic blend of the classic with the modern. The vibrant all-day dining restaurant overlooking the pool, Seagull serves multi-cuisine delights. The sunken Sunburst Bar at the poolside is a great place to spend a lazy afternoon, lounging in the pool. The bespoke dining experiences at Taj Fisherman’s Cove extend to private dining your own Watch Tower, where meals are customised for your occasion. Located near this charming beach resort, is the beautiful temple town of Mamallapuram (also known as Mahabalipuram), a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Famed for its architectural grandeur, Mahabalipuram’s historical monuments and sculptures include the Pancha Rathas; Cave Temples; structural temples (Shore Temple and the Olakkannesvara Temple); and the largest open-air rock relief in the world. Apart from its prehistoric architectural brilliance, Mahabalipuram  is also known for its scenic beauty, culture and tradition. So, whether it is a lazy weekend getaway, a romantic sojourn or a business get-together by the sea near Mahabalipuram, let the spirit of Taj Fisherman’s Cove enliven you.

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