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Besant Nagar Beach

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Address: 6th Avenue, Besant Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600090, India
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Best Beach in chennai....

Best to visit the beach in Week days / working days, as there will be no crowd. This place is a much better than MARINA beach. Good beach to spend evening times with Families... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 4, 2015
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Chennai (Madras), India

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

Best to visit the beach in Week days / working days, as there will be no crowd. This place is a much better than MARINA beach. Good beach to spend evening times with Families & friends ... The beach is surrounded by restaurants & shops .. This is the beach I like to visit in Chennai ....

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

Beach with temple and church:)You can find skating peoples and sometimes cinema shootings:)You have choice of find lot of food things:)

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Surat, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Very nice beach experience! Is a clean beach, with a lot of little stalls for food along the coast. Amazing atmosphere, especially in the evening. The view of the sunset at the beach is exceptional. Also, a much less crowded beach when compared with Marina beach. Definitely worth a trip!

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Its the super cool beach in Chennai. If you are in chennai on a week day and you are free in the evening. This is a must see attraction. Compared to marina, this place is less crowded and the seafood stalls are better and clean. We go there quite often. During weekend, the place becomes crowded. Its a nice experience.... More 

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Besant nagar beach is the best place in chennai to have super fun time. Besant nagar is in the south part of chennai in calm residential locality. it is a small beach of roughly one km or so. The sea is around 500 m from the road. The beach sand is clean to have fun and games. in general you... More 

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Noida, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Good for morning and evening walks. You will found lots of crowd there. Because of this too much garbage is present. But better than other beach areas.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Best to visit the beach in working days, as there will be no crowd. Spending evenings in this beach is real fun. The beach is surrounded by good restaurants, shops and vendors. Buy and eat sweet corn, pop corns,cornettos, to enjoy.The beach is cleaner than marina. Also best place for walking in early mornings.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

This is one of famous beach of Chennai. Perched with some famous restaurants in its surrounding, this place has gained popularity among the young crowd. The beach is clean and the roads on the surrounding are well maintained. One hang easily find students, young crowd and older people strolling along the beach. It is one of the must see place... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Great memories in this beach. It has become crowded and dirty over time unfortunately. Went there many times with the family.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

this beach may not come up in your regular chennai search, but definitely this place is a lot better than MARINA beach, simply because this is the place where the youngsters hang out. the whole drive way reminds us of places abroad with shops and eateries on one side of road. unlike marina beach. you get a completely different ambience... More 

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