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Address: 6th Avenue, Besant Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600090, India
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beach was clean and crowd was less .there are many shop in beach to buy food .in evening its good to go

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Nice beach to relax & taste the Chilli Bajji& other tasty items. Check for hygiene& then sit and eat to enjoy beach view. Many kollywood cine suitings will be there& if lucky you will enjoy Very close to Adyar & reacheable from anywhere in the city,Chennai

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

beach was clean and crowd was less .there are many shop in beach to buy food .in evening its good to go

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Chennai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

A small beach, favourite place of the tony, upper middle class section of Chennai. Filled with eateries, both on and off the beach, this is a great place to spend your evening or early mornings.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Ah! What a poetic structure - the Elliot's arch! It stands in ruins today but is an unmistakable landmark at Besant Nagar Beach...better than Marina mainly due to a lesser crowd factor and much cleaner thanks to a lot of good Samaritan groups that clean up the mess we leave behind(let's atleast learn now and NOT litter!). Worth a visit... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

This is the only happening beach in Chennai where youth and old mix easily. Only thing that is required is street food, i mean more of it. Clean beach overall when compared to Marina.

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Bhubaneswar, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

This beach is by far the cleanest beach of Chennai. Its situated in a good place and the best part of it are the wide variety of sea fishes sold over the sands. So do try out the lovely food and after having a bath in the beach, if you feel cold you may also get a hand over some... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Wonderful small beach to visit in Chennai. Nowadays its crowded. Lot of shops and vehicle movements make this beach more noisy in the last few years. The road should be blocked from car movedment during the weekends permanently would make the area more wonderful

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Its a nice beach and less crowded than Marina beach. Also, it is a serene beach... very beautiful indeed

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Faridabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

In the searing heat of Chennai, the sea side is a pleasant outing. Besant Nagar beach is located in the upmarket Besant Nagar and has ample of food and other outlets to go to. the sand is fine, the beach serene, the crowd is good and there are a fair fe food outlets. A stroll down the road and you... More 

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Gurgaon, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

So called Best beach of chennai....... many eating joints, cafes are there along the road side. Crowd is little better here. Locals are not doing good job by not using the Bins. View from a cafe is beautiful. One side is surrounded by a descent residential colony. Variety of food is available.

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Address: Address: 6th Avenue, Besant Nagar, Chennai (Madras) 600090, India
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Tamil Nadu  >  Chennai (Madras)

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