About Madras, India
MUST SEE TOURISTS PLACES IN MADRAS
The blue waters of Bay of Bengal mingle with the golden sands at the beaches of Madras. Once being a small village of fishermen Madras attained a significant place during the British Rule. It is one of the four metropolitan cities of India. Madras has a lot to offer to tourists in the form of ancient temples and Museums, Churches and forts built during the British rule.
A place where you can feel yourself close to nature and enjoy the beauty of the sunset. It is a suitable place where you can release your tiredness of a busy day. Marina Beach is the 2nd longest beach in the World.
Dr. C.N. Annadurai, the late Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu was a highly noble person and very popular among the people of Tamil Nadu. Thousands of people visit at his 'Samadhi' (tomb) everyday to pay their respect.
Fort St. George
Fort St. George is one of the most significant buildings of the British rule. There are many important buildings inside the fort including a church and a museum.
The Jain Temple is completely different from the other temple in the city. The temple holds beautiful sculptures of Lord Mahavira, tirinthkaras and Lord Shantinath to whom the temple is dedicated.
St. Thomas Mount
The tomb of the great Saint Thomas lies on the mount near the Airport. He preached and travelled the Malabar and Coromandel coasts of the country.
BEST HOTELS IN MADRAS
The Taj Coromondel Hotel
The ambience and décor of the Taj Coromandel is a fine blend of contemporary design and the glory of Southern India. Taj Coromandel, Chennai's most prestigious address, is located in the city's prime business and residential district. The hotel offers easy access to shopping and entertainment areas.
The Chola Sheraton Hotel
The Chola Sheraton offers the luxury of 100 exquisite rooms and suites. For connoisseurs, the Chola Sheraton hotel has an array of Cuisines. Peshawri serves the famed preparations of the Indian North-West Frontier, while the Durrant's Bar is ideal for mellow moments. Serving a multi-cuisine buffet in the afternoon, and regaling evenings with Chinese delicacies and live music, in Sagari - the rooftop restaurant.
Fisherman's Cove Hotel
The Fisherman's Cove is the finest beach resort in South India. Fisherman's Cove has been transformed from a Dutch Fort alongside the most verdant stretch of the Bay of Bengal
Le Royal Meridien
Le Royal Méridien Chennai is ideally located with a close proximity to both the Airport and the Business Districts of Chennai. This 5-star deluxe hotel with a most impressive lobby is set amidst 3.5 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens and offers its guests a wide variety of facilities combined with a high level of personalised services.
The Trident Hotel
Trident is a Hotel with royal interiors. Hotel Trident takes car of all your needs. Suitably located close to the International airport hotel Trident is a perfect place to stay for both the business and leisure tours.
BEST BUDGET HOTELS IN MADRAS
A place with warm & friendly environment will allure you to stay here every time you visit Chennai. Hotels Dasaprakash is located in a peaceful environment. It is a partially airconditioned Hotel.
World class services at reasonable rates this is a promise of Pandian Hotel. For us your convenience comes before everything else. Banquet facilities of Hotel Pandian are best to suit your needs.
Quality inn Sabari Hotel
If you are on a family tour or a business tour QualitY Inn Sabari hotel is the most suitable place for a comfortable stay. Suitably located close to the business center of the city.
Grand Orient Hotel
Located in the heart of the lively city of Chennai, offering 63 rooms with banquet rooftop area for wedding receptions and large banquet parties. Also in close proximity to premier corporate houses and important shopping centers, consulates, Spencer Plaza and of course some premier corporate houses.
It is a place with a combination of the traditional and modern living style. It is a suitable place to experience the traditional living style and well equipped with modern facilities. Moving with time is our success mantra, thus all the modern facilities are available here.
BEST WEEKEND GETAWAYS FROM MADRAS
The temple city of India, Kanchipuram is a best weekend getaway from Madras. Kanchipuram is the most suitable place to explore the ancient architecture of Pallava rule. Some of the well-known temples are Kailasanathar Temple, Deverajaswamy Temple, Kamakshi Amman temple etc.
The famous city of Pallava rulers house many temples, which reflects the popularity of architecture during the British rule. Mahabalipuram is famous for its Shore Temple, Five Rathas Temple, Arjuna's Penance and many others.
It is a small Hill town, which attracts tourists with its beautiful landscapes,the Famous Fort and the popular Medical Collage. There are several buildings inside the fort including the famous Jalakanteswara Temple.
A beautiful beach of Covelong is known for fishing activities. The experience of being in the serene and the pristine environs replenishes the energy and rejuvenates the soul in an incomparable manner.
Cuddalore is very popular amongst tourists due to its temples. Some of the famous temples in Cuddalore are Chidambaram Nataraja Temple, Poompuhar and Parangi.
Tourism-of-India.com provides complete information about tourism in Madras. Tourism-of-India.com offers various tour packages to make your visit comfortable. You can pick the one that suits you most.
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