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Mahabalipuram is situated 60 km away from Chennai, the capital of Tamil Nadu. Mahabalipuram tour package allows tourists to visit several famous tourist attractions of the city. The city is brimful of temples, beaches, and historical monuments. The town is officially known as Mamallapuram. The monuments, as well as temples, have spiritual and historical significance. The architecture of the centuries-old structures is exquisite. Therefore, the town is one amongst the most-visited places in Tamil Nadu.
Embark on a sightseeing tour of historical monuments
Pay a visit to the centuries-old temples in Mahabalipuram.
Explore some of the major tourist spots in Kanchipuram
After arriving in Chennai, you will be driven to Mahabalipuram by road (1 – 1.5 hours). The town is the abode to a group of Tamil monuments, which have been declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will visit the Shore Temple, which is the only one existing of Seven Pagodas till date. You will explore a few other points of interest in the town. Overnight stay is in Mahabalipuram.
You will visit cave temples and mandapams, which boast of marvelous rock-cut architecture and depictions of various Hindu legends. The afternoon time is at leisure. Overnight stay is in Mahabalipuram.
You will be driven to Chennai visiting Kanchipuram en route. You will visit multiple famous temples in the town. The temples that you will visit include Ekambareswarar temple, Sri Kailasanathar Temple from the 8th century, Sri Varadharaja Perumal Temple, Sri Kamakshi Amman Temple, etc. You can also shop the famous Kanchipuram silk and sarees from the local markets. Later, you will be dropped at the Chennai airport to continue the further journey.