Experiencing the mystical town of Mahabalipuram
History & heritage tours

Experiencing the mystical town of Mahabalipuram

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Daily
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 8 hours
Do this because
  • See the coastal temple town of Mahabalipuram
  • Visit the iconic Shore Temple and Arjuna's Penance
  • Explore the local's way of life
What to expect

Today you will travel to the coastal temple town of Mahabalipuram. Full of spectacular rock-sculptures and monuments, Mahabalipuram or Mamallapuram is a hot favorite destination. Once there, proceed to the Shore Temple. Your next stop is Arjuna’s Penance, a gigantic bas-relief, dating back to the 7th century, and it remains one of the most famous rock carvings in Mahabalipuram. After that, you will have some leisure time now and it will be a good idea to spend a relaxing afternoon at the scenic golden beach, lapped by the azure waters of the sea. In the afternoon, go on an exploratory tour of Mahabalipuram. Experience the local way of life here. Finally, it will be time to drive back to your hotel in Chennai and reach it around 4.00pm.

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What's included
  • Air-conditioned transport
  • English speaking local guide
  • Monument entrance fee
What's not included
  • Tips
Reduced price
  • Child (6-11 years)

Pick-up from your hotel in Chennai. The pick-up is only from city hotels (within 10km) and if guests wish to be picked up in the outskirts there will be a supplement to be paid on site.

Meeting point:

During booking, you will be asked to provide your pick-up address. Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with the local operator whose contact information can be found in the voucher after booking.

What to remember
  • Children below 6 years old are not allowed to join this tour
  • Comfortable clothing is suggested
  • Bring your own water bottle, sunglasses, and caps
  • Please confirm the pick-up place and time directly with our local partner. You can find their contact information in the voucher after booking
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  • Daily
  • Pick-up starts from 9.00am
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Le Passage to India Tours and Travels Private Limited
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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