Visiting Chennai? Don’t forget to visit these places

Visit these places in Chennai
Visit these places in Chennai

Chennai has beautiful heritage with modern cosmopolitan culture and is surrounded by cities that offer a lot more than what meets the eye. If you are a resident of Chennai or visiting the capital of Tamil Nadu for work or leisure, you can plan a quick getaway to these places from Chennai. There is a whole lot of adventure, culinary experiences and sightseeing in the store for you. Tamil Nadu will leave you begging for more and these top 5 places near Chennai are the reason for it.

5 Places To Visit From Chennai On A Long Weekend:-

1.Puducherry:-

One of the major tourist attractions in India, Puducherry is easily accessible from Chennai. Puducherry is at a distance of merely 150 to 160 kilometres from Chennai. This French Riviera of the East is influenced by the French colonies and their architecture, buildings, and cuisine are French-inspired. You are promised a lazy weekend trip with pristine beaches in Puducherry.

Puducherry
Puducherry

2.Kanchipuram:-

Kanchipuram is an ancient town in Tamil Nadu which is a pilgrimage site and attracts many visitors fir the famous Kailasanathar temple worshipping Lord Shiva which was built in the 8th century. It is also home to the famous Kanchipuram or Kanjeevaram sarees, which you can’t return home without.

Kanchipuram
Kanchipuram

3.Yelagiri:-

Yelagiri is a small hill station at a ride of 3-3.5 hours from Chennai. With its pleasant climate and scenic views, this town also attracts adventure lovers who can engage in fun-filled activities like paragliding, trekking and boating.

Yelagiri
Yelagiri
4.Mahabalipuram:-

Roughly at a distance of around 60 kilometers from Chennai, Mahabalipuram is an ancient temple town with history at its core. The town was home to the Pallava Dynasty in the 7th century and has beautiful historic temples, statues, and carved structures. The road trip from Chennai to Mahabalipuram is scenic too.

Mahabalipuram
Mahabalipuram
5.Nagalapuram:-

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