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Chennai (Madras)

Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu is also its principal harbour and has one of the finest beaches in Asia. It was founded at Fort St. George in 1640 A.D. by Francis Day of the East India Company.

Temperature (°C):
Summer: Max. 37, Min. 22.1
Winter: Max. 32, Min. 19.8

Season: Throughout the year (Preferably October to March).

Places of interest
• Fort St. George & St. Mary’s Church
• Gandhi Mandapam
• High Court
• Anna Square
• Kapaleeswara Temple
• Light House
• Marina Beach & Aquarium
• Parthasarathy Temple
• San Thom Cathedral
• Snake Park
• Theosophical Society
• Valluvar Kottam
• Ripon Buildings and War Memorial Fort Museum (0900-1700 hrs. Closed on fridays)
• Govt. Museum & Art Gallery (0800-1700 hrs. Closed on fridays)

Excursions
• Covelong 38 kms
• Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary 85 kms
• Pulicat 61 kms
• Kanchipuram 71 kms
• Ennore Beach 18 kms
• Muttukudu 30 kms
• Red Hills 14 kms
• Mahabalipuram 61 kms
• Cholamandal Artists Village 20 kms
• Elliots Beach 11 kms
• Crocodile Bank 42 kms
• Pundi Reservoir 60 kms
• Thirukkalikundram 80 kms
• Anna Zoological Park (Vandalur)