Palavakkam Tourism

Palavakam (Tamil: பாலவாக்கம்) is a locality in the south of Chennai and census town in Kancheepuram district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is located on the East Coast Road about 6 km south of Adyar.


This warm abode of Palavakkam is a delightful place to visit in India. Palavakkam is located at a short trip away from Puducherry a major city in India. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Puducherry for its bountiful attractions like Vivekananda House And Museum, Marina Beach, Fort St George on your trip to Palavakkam. If you want to fly to the destination, you can choose the nearest major airport to take a flight. The nearest major airport is Pondicherry Airport. Popular vacation packages of Palavakkam are of 1-2 days.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • Know the pollution level of Palavakkam before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 65.42 (High)
    • Water Pollution 71.85 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 56.59 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 69.82 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 58.97 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 72.06 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 61.62 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 60.94 (High)
  • How safe is Palavakkam for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Palavakkam.

    • Burglary and Theft 43.68 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 40.28 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.3 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75.2 (High)
    • Car Stealing 33.91 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.61 (Low)
    • Attacks 35.31 (Low)
    • Drug offense 34.13 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.24 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.34 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.65 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.36 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.97 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Palavakkam is 107 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 59.81 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 53.22 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 76.01 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 47.13 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 25.67 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 71.22 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.22 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 54.72 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Palavakkam

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.81 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 25.59 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 41.98 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 29.86 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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