Ranganathar Temple

4.5 Currently Open [Closes at 12:00 pm]
  • Address: Pudupet, Komaleeswaranpet, Chintadripet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600002, India
  • Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple

Dedicated to the Hindu lord of Ranganatha, this temple is one of the most important spiritual and religious places on Chennai. The Ranganatha deity is a resting form of Lord Vishnu, and hence is also one of the few idols that lie in this position. The temple is an alluring structure with beautiful intricate detailing in the architecture. Moreover, the journey towards this temple is highly picturesque owing to the number of farms and hamlets lacing this hamlet. The temple is engulfed by several eating options that you can resort to, pre or post your visit.

Ranganathar Temple Travel Tips

  • The drive to the temple takes about 90 minutes from the city.

How to Reach Ranganathar Temple

  • Chennai Egmore train station
  • Thiruvallikeni MRTS Station

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  • Ranganathar Temple Address: Pudupet, Komaleeswaranpet, Chintadripet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600002, India
  • Ranganathar Temple Timing: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Ranganathar Temple Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Ranganathar Temple: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 0.04% of people who visit Chennai include Ranganathar Temple in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Ranganathar Temple visit around 07 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Ranganathar Temple


95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Ranganathar Temple

People normally also visit Abhirami Mega Mall while planning their trip to Ranganathar Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Ranganathar Temple Reviews & Ratings

  • Great temple, more than 300 years old

  • Most important place of devotional

  • Small but nice Temple

  • Very neat and clean temple.

  • Ranganathar in reclining posture managed by a private trust

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