About Triplicane, Chennai
Triplicane, also known as Thiruvallikeni, is one of the oldest neighbourhoods of Chennai, India. It is situated on the Bay of Bengal coast and about 0.5 km (0.31 mi) from Fort St George. The average elevation of the neighbourhood is 14 metres above sea level. Along with Mylapore and the surrounding regions, Triplicane is historically much older than the city of Chennai itself, with a mention in records as early as the Pallava period. Primarily a residential region, it is home to some of the tourist attractions of the city, such as the Marina Beach, Parthasarathy Temple and Triplicane Big Mosque, and several commercial establishments. Triplicane is equally famous for its rich traditional culture, which is prominent in and around the streets (known as "mada veedhi" in Tamil) of Parthasarthy Temple.Wikipedia
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Triplicane is not a popular tourist spot and visitors exploring prime attractions like Marina Beach, Kapaleeshwarar Temple, Madras Crocodile Bank, Shirdi Sai Baba Temple and Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam. For more popular attractions visit things to do in 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.
Book this convenient private arrival transfer service from Chennai International Airport (MAA) directly to your hotel in Chennai.
Get to the heart of Chennaiâs 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!
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 itâs 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 youâre driven directly to the airport â itâs that easy!
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