Explore the antiquity of Chennai
History & heritage tours

Explore the antiquity of Chennai

Availability: Daily
Duration: from 6 hours to 7 hours
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • See Fort St. George and Kapaleeshwarar Temple
  • Visit one of India's finest museums, Government Museum and Art Gallery
  • Enjoy the sunset at Marina beach
What to expect

Once you get picked up from the hotel, your first destination for the day would be Fort St. George which is home to quite a few other architectural gems of the era, such as St. Mary’s Church and Wellesley House. Your next destination is the mesmerizing San Thome Cathedral; built way back in the 16th century, by the Portuguese. After feasting your eyes upon the architectural brilliance of the colonial power, prepare for a change of scenery, as you proceed to the highly revered Kapaleeshwarar Temple.

Then, you will also visit the famous Government Museum and Art Gallery, which is considered to be one of India’s finest museums. It’s a treasure trove of priceless historical articles, especially bronze artifacts. Cap off the day with a visit to the unforgettable Marina Beach in the evening. While here, you will also get the chance to feast your eyes upon the beautiful sunset at Marina beach. Finally, it will be time to head back to your hotel.

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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)
Where

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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When
  • Daily
  • Pick-up starts from 9.00am
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Provider
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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