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About East Coast Road, Chennai

State Highway 49, also known as East Coast Road (ECR) (Tamil:கிழக்கு கடற்கரைச்சாலை) is a two lane highway in Tamil Nadu, India, built along the coast of the Bay of Bengal connecting Tamil Nadu's state capital city Chennai with Cuddalore via Pondicherry. The East Coast Road has been extended up to Kanyakumari via Chidambaram, Sirkali, Akkur, Tharangambadi, Karaikal, Nagore, Nagapattinam, Thiruthuraipoondi, Adirampattinam, Manora, Manamelkudi, Ramanathapuram, Koodankulam, Tuticorin. The total length of the road is about 800 km from Chennai to Kanyakumari. The highway is a state highway, maintained by the Government of Tamil Nadu under the Department of Highways and Minor Ports. The Central Government expressed plans to convert the highway to a national highway and upgrade it to four lanes from the existing two lanes. The Chennai Locations in ECR are - Thiruvanmiyur Kottivakkam Palavakkam Neelankarai Injambakkam Panaiyur Uthandi Muttukadu Kovalam


Overview of East Coast Road

This article refers East Coast Road in Chennai, India. On your trip to Chennai, you can consider a quick visit to East Coast Road. Use this comprehensive guide to plan your visit to East Coast Road and you'll thank us later!

Chennai is brimful with interesting attractions like Marina Beach, Kapaleeshwarar Temple, Madras Crocodile Bank, Shirdi Sai Baba Temple and Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam. You can also check out the whole list of things to do in Chennai.

Chennai is replete with experiences which can be enjoyed with any of the Chennai tours!

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Use Chennai trip planner to visit East Coast Road and many others to your visit.

You can enjoy a comfortable stay in the city by booking the best hotels in Chennai like Treebo Saravana Boutique, Fabhotel Udipi Home Egmore, New Woodlands Hotel and Hanu Reddy Residences Poes Garden.

There are plenty of ready-to-book Chennai vacation packages available that will cover the major attractions, accommodation concerns including the prime one like how to reach Chennai.

Book East Coast Road Tickets And Tours

Private Day Tour of Mahabalipuram from Chennai
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Join this private full-day tour to explore the history of Mahabalipuram, an important ancient port well known to the ancient Romans and Greeks. The group of monuments at Mahabalipuram has been classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and it is known as an area "considered to be of outstanding value to humanity". Mahabalipuram is today renowned the world over for its exquisite 6th century rock cut temples and intricate statues of stone. On the way you will also visit the DakshinaChitra, also known as the "living museum" of South India, to learn more about South Indian lifestyles and the Madras Crocodile Bank, a reptile zoo and herpetology research station, started by an herpetologist to protect crocodiles.

Private Arrival Transfer: Chennai Airport (MAA) to Chennai Hotels
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Book this convenient private arrival transfer service from Chennai International Airport (MAA) directly to your hotel in Chennai.

Cultural Chennai Day Tour including Traditional Breakfast and Visit to Kalakshetra Dance Academy
View Deal Cultural Chennai Day Tour including Traditional Br... New on TripHobo Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes From USD 62.48/person

Get to the heart of Chennai’s local culture with a jam-packed morning of art, spirituality, and food! Visit the ancient Marundeeswarar Temple, join an early-morning Hindu ceremony, learn the traditional art and mudras at Kalakshetra Dance Academy, and enjoy a traditional south Indian breakfast - talk about the ultimate way to start your day!

Private Departure Transfer: Hotel to Chennai International Airport
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Ensure a hassle-free way to end your vacation in Chennai by pre-booking this private departure transfer from your Chennai hotel to the Chennai International Airport. When it’s time to leave the city, your professional and reliable driver will meet you in your hotel lobby. Then, relax in a private, air-conditioned vehicle as you’re driven directly to the airport – it’s that easy!

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