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Central Chennai

Chennai

Central Chennai

Known for Temples, Cathedrals and Churches

Venture to top sights like Marina Beach and Fort St. George as you discover Central Chennai—an area also notable for its marina.

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Venture to top sights like Marina Beach and Fort St. George as you discover Central Chennai—an area also notable for its marina.

Things to do near Central Chennai

Experience the tranquility of this 300-year-old church and browse the stalls of local hawkers on the animated and chaotic Armenian Street.

Spot impressive architecture and admire displays of British Raj artifacts as you explore this 17th-century citadel, one of Chennai’s finest colonial monuments.

Relaxed walks, pretty sunrises, elaborate entertainment, traditional Indian street food and historical landmarks make this one of Chennai’s liveliest beaches.

Marvel at the Dravidian architecture of this centuries-old temple, spot intricately carved figurines, watch devotees pray and experience a lively Hindu festival.

Enjoy relaxed walks on a golden-sand beach, watch a picturesque sunrise, sample traditional Chennai beach food and visit architecturally impressive landmarks.

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