Chembarambakkam Tourism

Chembarambakkam lake, is a lake located near Chennai in Kanchipuram district of Tamil Nadu, India, about 40 km from Chennai. It is one of the two rain-fed reservoirs from where water is drawn for supply to Chennai City, the other one being the Puzhal Lake. The Adyar River originates from this lake. A part of water supply of the metropolis of Chennai is drawn from this lake. Chembarambakkam was known as Puliyur Kottam. It is one of the 24 kottams (villages) that existed even during the later Chola period in Thondai Mandalam which had Kanchipuram as its headquarters. * The Full Tank Level is 85.40 ft (26.03 m). * The Full Capacity (mcft) of the lake is 3,645 million ft³ (108million m³). * The Level of the tank in feet is 75.60 ft (23.04 m). However, acute sedimentation has eaten more than 40% of its water holding strength. There is an ancient Shiva temple located here.

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Looking for travel information about Chembarambakkam? Explore the best travel advice on Chembarambakkam, India. When planning a trip to Chembarambakkam, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Puducherry. Puducherry is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Vivekananda House And Museum, Marina Beach, Fort St George. Also, to reach Chembarambakkam, you'll have to take a flight to Puducherry; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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  • Know the pollution level of Chembarambakkam before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 68.16 (High)
    • Water Pollution 72.6 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 57.79 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 72.43 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 60.62 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 73.78 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 63.89 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 62.21 (High)
  • How safe is Chembarambakkam for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Chembarambakkam.

    • Burglary and Theft 45.64 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.79 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 38.35 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 74.39 (High)
    • Car Stealing 35.12 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.17 (Low)
    • Attacks 37.2 (Low)
    • Drug offense 35.12 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.64 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 52.23 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 38.04 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 22.22 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 47.03 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Chembarambakkam is 107.63 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 58.64 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 53.22 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 78.45 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 47.35 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 24.17 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 70.75 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 15.21 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 64.69 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Chembarambakkam

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.77 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 27.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 43.55 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 30.13 USD

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