Plan your dream Chennai Holiday Packages India with superior facilities made by professioanl Chennai Tour Operators Delhi. we are providing Chennai tour Packages as per your need. Just decide the date and days of your vacation and leave rest to us. We vow to provide you an amazing journey toward the ‘Detroit of India’. It’s the 4TH largest city in the world and popularly known as ‘Gateway of South India’. It is regarded as the most popular tourist destination of South India. Chennai is the birthplace of south Indian movies and will find huge numbers of movie theaters.

Basic Facts About Chennai:

■ Ranked: Ranked 3 of 76 Tamil Nadu Tourism Destinations
■ Famous for/as: Metropolitan City
■ State: Metropolitan City
■ District: Chennai
■ Altitude: 6 m
■ Language spoken: Tamil
■ Weather info: Summer 23 to 37°C, Winter 20 to 28°C
■ Pincode: 600001
■ STD code: 044

History

Chennai has a setback history to 1st century. Many south Indian Dynasty’s – Pallavas, Cholas, Pandas and Vijayanagara, ruled over city making it popular economic hub. In 16th and 17th century Portuguese and Dutch made their presence. In 1639, East Indian Company came to Chennai and settled in Madraspattinam. They build the town, George Town, along with the fort of St George later became a citadel in South. One of the oldest muncipipal corporations of India was built by G. Town in 1688. Later, the two cities, madraspattinam and Chennaipattinam was merged and renamed as madraspattinam. Doring their reign, Chennai was transformed into an urban city. In 1996, madraspattinam (or madras) was renamed as Chennai by state government of Tamil Nadu.

Culture

The name Chennai or chennaiapttinam was derived from Chenna Kesava Perumal Temple. The city is famous for its beaches; making it the major tourist destination of South India. Chennai culture is vibrant combination of old and new. Various festivals such as – Tamil New year, pongal were celebrated with harmony and fervor by locals. The Tamil New year is considered as an auspicious time to start something new like – business, purchasing, etc.  Coming to food-the food here are spicy and flavored with lots of masalas. One must try idli smabar, varieties of dosa’s, vada paw and chutney. They have well structured vegetables menu. The attire of tamil nadu people- the women wears veshits and silk sarees while men have vibhuti on their forehead. Variety of folk dance such as – Parai, Karakaatam, Villupaatu and Koothu are very popular here. These dance forms are not easy and require intense training specially for famous classical dance form Bharatnatyam.

 

Highlights

Here are some major highlights to go through –

♦ What to Expect: Sightseeing
♦ How to Travel to Chennai:
         ♦ By Bus: Madras bus station is linked to important cities and busses are available on regular basis.
         ♦ By Road: NH2, $, 16, 32 are major highway linking to Chennai. Travelling by car has its own advantage; you can stop anywhere.
         ♦ By Train: The main station includes – Perambur (PER), Chennai Egmore (MS), Tambaram (TBM) and Avadi (AVD)
         ♦ By Flight: Regular and direct flights are available to Chennai Airport.
♦ Minimum duration of Holiday: Atleast 3 to 6 days
♦ Time to Visit: June to December, February and March
♦ Most Preferred By: Friends, Family and Couples

Top Destination

• Temples : Parthasarathy Temple, Shirdi Sai Baba Temple, Ashtalakshmi Temple, Vadapalani Murugan Temple, Kapaleeswara Temple, Marundeeswarar Temple, Ayyappan Temple, Jagannath Temple
• Monuments : Valluvar Kottam, MGR Memorial, Kamaraj Memorial House, Anna Nagar Tower, Clive House
• Beaches : Marina Beach, Besant Nagar Beach, Elliott Beach, VGP Golden Beach, Breezy Beach
• Lakes : Pulicat Lake, Muttukadu Lake, Muvarasanpattu Eri, Velachery Lake, Keelkatalai Lake

 

Travel Tips

♦ No need to carry extra cash; Atm’s and other payment options are easily available
♦ Avoid taking ride from unknown person
♦ Carry a med kit with you
♦ Do note down the police and other emergency numbers
♦ Don’t go swimming alone you might drown

 

Let’s get you rolling with our exciting holiday packages. Take a break, pack your bags and travel to Chennai; one of the beautiful metropolitan city of India where people are friendly, food is amazing, monuments itself speaks its history and beaches are awe-striking.

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