MAHABALIPURAM TOUR



Around 60 kms, from Chennai (the biggest metro city of south India) on the coast of Bay of Bengal lays a beautiful beach town known as Mahabalipuram. The city derived its name from one of it ruler, a demon king, Mahabali who was killed by Lord Vishnu (the protector). City is also known as Mamallapuram. During ancient time it was a major seaport through which Indian trader’s sails to south East Asia.


Now days it’s a popular tourist attraction of south Indian state Chennai. Other than the quiet and calm beaches, this town is famous for its rock cut shore temples which showcases the fine Dravadian architecture. These centuries old temples are now included in the list of UNESCO world heritage site. The best time to visit this place is winters however post monsoon season is also a good time to visit it.

ATTRACTIONSCONNECTIVITYRECOMMENDED HOTELS

Airports: Nearest airport is Chennai which is around 60 Kms. Chennai is well connected form Indian cities as well as from the major cities of the world, through air route.

Railway Station: Nearest major railway station is in Chennai, which connects this place from rest of the India..

5 Star 4 Star 3 Star
Radisson Blu Resort Ideal beach Resort MGM beach Resort
Vivanta By Taj Fishermen’s cove Charriot beach reosrt

MAKE AN ENQUIRY

Category of Hotel

Related Tours

 Situated in the southern most corner of India, Tamil Nadu is famous for its Temples. It is home to some of the finest Hindu temples of India.

[/section]