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Chennai City Cultural Walk Tour

 Chennai    2 Hours 108 people interested today
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Trip Overview

Want to give yourself an offbeat experience in Chennai? Take a cultural tour of Chennai and explore the authentic and popular attractions of the city. 

 

Highlights

  • Visit the must-visit attractions of Chennai, like Santhome Cathedral, Vivekananda House, and Marina Beach.
  • Discover the historical facts and cultural significance of the city.
  • Stroll the lanes of Chennai with an experienced guide.

 

Chennai City Cultural Walk Tour Overview

  • If taking a tour via vehicle seems old-school, then this cultural walk of Chennai is aptly designed for you. Chennai, the gateway to south India, is a thriving city with an active art and culture community. This cultural walking tour will give you a great introduction to the city, its history, its vibrant culture, and its people, with lots of wonderful stories about the city, fun facts, and must-do things in the city. So why hop on a vehicle when you can walk around and giggle.https://docs.google.com/document/d/12-XlYRVZnjv0wa-mjjMeRsyIftq0YpB6M_xFw1hXaqQ/edit

Chennai City Cultural Walk Tour Itinerary

  • You are requested to report at the entrance of Kapaleeswara temple by 9:00 AM or 5:00 AM, as per the time chosen.
  • Meet the guide here, have a quick introduction session, and start the tour.
  • In this tour, you will be visiting the following places:
  • Kapaleeswarar temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, is one of the ancient temples built in the 7th century CE and follows Dravidian architecture. 
  • Jama Mosque is one of the most majestic mosques in India. 
  • Santhome Cathedral: It was built by Portuguese explorers over the tomb of Saint Thomas, one of the 12 disciples of Jesus. 
  • Stroll the old lanes, winding streets, and the Academy of Western Music.
  • Lighthouse: This lighthouse is facing the Bay of Bengal, and one can witness the best view of the beach from it. 
  • Marina Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Chennai.
  • Kamarajar Statue, who was a leader of INC, and Mahatma Gandhi Statue. 
  • Vivekananda house and museum: This was known as the Icehouse, and it is said that Swami Vivekananda stayed at this place after attending the conference in Chicago.
  • Your tour will come to an end here at the Vivekananda House and Museum.

Basic Details

Start Point
Kapaleeshwarar temple, Chennai
Finish Point
Vivekananda House, Chennai
Start time
9:00 am 5:00 pm
Category
Walking ToursTours & SightseeingFamily-friendly
Trip Code
O793A2976

Inclusions

  • Service of a knowledgeable guide.
  • Tour as per the itinerary.
  • Local tips and recommendations.

Exclusions

  • Any hotel pick up or drop off.
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions. 
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Important Information

  • The tour involves a moderate amount of walking.
  • All guests are requested to wear comfortable walking shoes, sunglasses/sunscreen, an umbrella, hats or scarves, and a camera if interested in photography.
  • Children below 5 years of age (accompanied by an adult) are not charged for the tour.
  • Children aged between 5 and 12 will be charged half the adult price.
  • During the tour, the guests are requested to bring the following: a water bottle, camera and its accessories to enjoy photography, sunglasses, sunscreen and umbrella (in case of rainy season or summer).

Cancellation Policy

  • Full refund if cancelled before* 3 days
  • No refund after that

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Meet-up Information/Reporting Point

  • Entrance gate of Kapaleeswara Temple.
  • The local person's contact details will be shared in the booking voucher which is sent via email. 
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Next Available: 25 Jul
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