Valluvar Kottam

Currently Open [Closes at 05:30 pm]
  • Address: 47, Valluvar Kottam High Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600034, India
  • Timings: 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Phone: 044-28172177
  • Ticket Price: 3 INR
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Monument, Family And Kids

Valluvar Kottam - Review

This Chennai attraction with its striking feature is dedicated to the popular classical Tamil poet Thiruvalluvar. This is where he wrote the Tamil sangam literature, some 2000-odd years ago. The main part of the monument, resembling a temple chariot is erected at the point that was once the deepest of the lake. It holds resemblance and high significant association with the Thiruvarur temple chariot. On some days, the place is a venue for several exhibitions and events. Best to skip on a hot sunny day, but an ideal evening location.

Valluvar Kottam Ticket Prices

  • Given ticket prices are for adults.
  • For children, INR 2 per child.

How To reach Valluvar Kottam by Public Transport

By Bus:

  • Valluvar Kottam Bus Stop
  • Veterinary Hospital Bus Station

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  • Valluvar Kottam Address: 47, Valluvar Kottam High Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600034, India
  • Valluvar Kottam Contact Number: 044-28172177
  • Valluvar Kottam Timing: 08:30 am - 05:30 pm
  • Valluvar Kottam Price: 3 INR
  • Best time to visit Valluvar Kottam(preferred time): 08:30 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Valluvar Kottam: 01:30 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Valluvar Kottam

  • 7.81% of people who visit Chennai include Valluvar Kottam in their plan

  • 60.91% of people start their Valluvar Kottam visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Valluvar Kottam

Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Valluvar Kottam

People normally club together Mylapore and Government Museum while planning their visit to Valluvar Kottam.

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

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Valluvar Kottam, Chennai Reviews

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  • Calm and quiet place in the town. Needs maintenance from the government. It became place for lovers to enjoy themselves in lonely manner. This can be a great tourist attraction but now only place for organizing meetings and conferences. The park, main auditorium and surrounding areas need regular cleaning and watering. Government officials please take some actions and make this heritage as a tourist attraction.

  • Constant offerings of exhibition and ample parking make this government extravaganza worth a visit. It is easy to access and give cool rest for a hot visitor. No major traditional value, yet offers one of beauty in rock works in Tiruvalluvar chariot. Ride the elephants when you are there and fun walking around.

  • I went to Valluvar Kottam Monument. Valluvar Kottam is known for its great architecture, built with innovative layouts and well-thought execution. In addition to being an important tourist destination in the city, Valluvar Kottam also plays host to some of the most important exhibitions and events in the city. It is great place to go.

  • Valluvar Kottam (Tamil: வள்ளுவர் கோட்டம்) is a popular monument in Chennai, dedicated to the classical Tamil poet, philosopher, and saint, Thiruvalluvar. It is located at the intersection of the Kodambakkam High road and the Village road. The monument now stands at what was once the deepest point of a local lake. Open Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM

  • I love this place.. Though it is in the heat of the city, it is peaceful and the pieces of heritage is awesome.. Watch out for the cozy lovers , finding spots here and there..but who cares, this place is worth the visit..bus connects are easy.. It has a huge hall which has exhibitions happening year round.. These exhibitions sell unique stuff from all over the country.. Around the place is a park quiet well maintained and you could do a brisk walk or sit around for good read..

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