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Ranked #1 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites
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Ranked #2 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
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Mumu Surf Shop (Mahabalipuram)
Ranked #3 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Specialty Shops
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Ranked #4 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings; Monuments/ Statues
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Escape Cinemas (Chennai (Madras))
Ranked #5 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Movie Theaters; Game/ Entertainment Centers
Owner description: Escape by SPI Cinemas – the city’s first luxury multiplex. A culmination of style, innovation and passion, Escape is all the... more » Owner description: Escape by SPI Cinemas – the city’s first luxury multiplex. A culmination of style, innovation and passion, Escape is all the city has yearned for, redefining the cinema experience and presenting entertainment in a setting like never before. « less
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Ranked #6 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Ancient Ruins; Religious Sites
Many interesting rock-cut temples and giant open-air reliefs from the 7th and 8th centuries.
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Darasuram Temple (Kumbakonam)
Ranked #7 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
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Arjuna's Penance (Mahabalipuram)
Ranked #8 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
This bas-relief with life-size images from a mythical story adorns a huge rock.
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Ranked #9 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
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Sathyam Cinemas (Chennai (Madras))
Ranked #10 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Movie Theaters
Owner description: Sathyam is Chennai’s hottest entertainment destination for people from all walks of life, across a wide age group and user... more » Owner description: Sathyam is Chennai’s hottest entertainment destination for people from all walks of life, across a wide age group and user profile. It was the first exhibitor in India to introduce digital projection technology with its brand RDX and the first to convert all of its screens to digital. It went one step further and introduced digital 3D in RDX and continues to push the boundaries of entertainment technology. Sathyam Cinemas strives to be at the forefront of media technology and continues to bring new entertainment technology to customers first. « less
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Shirdi Sai Baba Temple (Chennai (Madras))
Ranked #11 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
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Sri Ramana Ashram (Thiruvannamalai)
Ranked #12 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #13 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #14 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
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Kapaleeshwar Temple (Chennai (Madras))
Ranked #15 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites
This ancient shrine to Shiva is centrally located and among the area’s most popular landmarks.
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Sri Parthasarathy Temple (Chennai (Madras))
Ranked #16 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
Owner description: Close to Marina Beach, yet another architectural wonder from the 8th century can be part of the itinerary. An intricate... more » Owner description: Close to Marina Beach, yet another architectural wonder from the 8th century can be part of the itinerary. An intricate pyramid-shaped rajagopuram (dome) stands prominently and is the main feature of the temple. As anecdotes go, the British were unable to pronounce the original name, Thiriallikeni, and rechristened it Triplicane. « less
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Jambukeswarar Temple (Tiruchirappalli)
Ranked #17 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Historic Sites; Religious Sites
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Kalikambal Temple (Chennai (Madras))
Ranked #18 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
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Pancha Pandava Rathas (Mahabalipuram)
Ranked #19 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #20 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Vadapalani Murugan Temple (Chennai (Madras))
Ranked #21 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
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Dhanushkodi Beach (Rameswaram)
Ranked #22 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches
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Ranked #23 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
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Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple (Tiruchirappalli)
Ranked #24 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
Owner description: Dedicated to Vishnu, the temple of Srirangam's vast complex has seven enclosures formed by huge rampart walls and 21... more » Owner description: Dedicated to Vishnu, the temple of Srirangam's vast complex has seven enclosures formed by huge rampart walls and 21 elaborate towers. « less
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Ranked #25 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Bodies of Water
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Kailasanatha Temple (Kanchipuram)
Ranked #26 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
This 8th-century sandstone temple has a sanctuary that only one worshipper can enter at a time, through a tight tunnel.
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The Anna Centenary Library (Chennai (Madras))
Ranked #27 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Libraries
Owner description: Adding another feather to its intellectual cap, Chennai is now home to South Asia’s largest library. So if you are a book... more » Owner description: Adding another feather to its intellectual cap, Chennai is now home to South Asia’s largest library. So if you are a book lover and need a break from the city’s commotion, this is the place for you. The Anna Centenary Library is an eight-story structure that has recently added to the city’s growing modern landscape in the Kotturpuram area. A Braille section, children’s corner, replica of the "Tree of Knowledge," an auditorium and an amphitheater make quite an impression on visitors. « less
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Ranked #28 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Bridges
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Ranked #29 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
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Ranked #30 of 1,008 attractions in Tamil Nadu
Category: Religious Sites
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