Perambur Tourism

Perambur is a locality in the northern region of the metropolitan city of Chennai in Tamil Nadu state, India.Before British rule this place was widely regarded as a place which used to be a bamboo forest, around the Huzur Gardens area, which currently houses the Simpsons Pvt. Ltd. In Tamil, Perambu means bamboo and Ur means city or place. It is located 4 km from Chennai Central station. This area was annexed to Chennai in 1742 AD. Perambur is mix of commercial and residential establishments. Madhavaram High Road is one of the busiest streets in Perambur. It is famous for its jewelry and pharmacies. It also features a busy grocery market.


Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Perambur, India. Explore Perambur travel guide before you plan your trip here. A gripping city on its own right, Puducherry also deserves a visit. 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 Perambur. Also, to reach Perambur, you'll have to take a flight to Puducherry; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A vacation to Perambur can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

Perambur is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

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

    • Air Pollution 66.02 (High)
    • Water Pollution 72.71 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 57.28 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 70 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 59.49 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 72.21 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 62.1 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 60.7 (High)
  • How safe is Perambur for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Perambur.

    • Burglary and Theft 43.85 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 40.49 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.55 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 75 (High)
    • Car Stealing 34.09 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.65 (Low)
    • Attacks 35.42 (Low)
    • Drug offense 34.11 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.95 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.21 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.4 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.39 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.88 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Perambur is 108.92 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 59.69 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 53.22 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 76.62 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 46.84 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 25.11 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 71.02 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.35 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 58.21 (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 Perambur

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.82 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 25.12 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 42.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 30.1 USD

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