Sowcarpet, Chennai

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  • Address: Peddanaickenpet, George Town, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600079, India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Neighborhoods
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About Sowcarpet, Chennai

A photographer’s delight the Sowcarpet area is popular for its vintage buildings and very town-like vibe to it. This is a fabulous place to visit in Chennai for those looking for an authentic Chennai rendezvous. It is one of the oldest neighbourhoods of Chennai, with lots of wholesale retail shops. These shops are some of those shops that have a had a loyal customer relationships for years. The attraction derives its name from the word “Sahukar” which literally translates to moneylender. As you explore the vicinity you will come across a few temples too, worth a quick a visit. 

How To reach Sowcarpet by Public Transport

  • Krishna Talkies bus station 

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