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Culturally Rich Chennai - a Private Day Tour provided by SITA World Tours

Culturally Rich Chennai - a Private Day Tour

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$139.00
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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 07/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 07/09/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Chennai is a culturally rich city located in the Tamil Nadu region of Southeast India. On this private day tour, you will visit several religious sites including the Kapaleeshwarar Temple, colorfully adorned with carved painted gods and one of the most famous landmarks of Chennai. You will also visit the 17th-century St. Mary's Anglican church, the ornate Roman-Catholic San Thome Church, and the architecturally-magnificent and expansive Ripon Building. The tour also gives you a chance to see Marina Beach, one of the longest and most beautiful beaches in India. Highlights • Government Museum • Fort St George and St Mary’s Church • San Thome Basilica • Kapaleeshwar Temple  • Marina Beach
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Chennai (Madras)
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  • 1
    Fort St. George
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Marina Beach
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    Chennai (Madras)
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Important Information
Departure Point
Chennai (Madras), Chennai (Madras), Chennai District, Tamil Nadu
Duration
7–8 hours
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • English Speaking Local Guide.
  • Transport by private vehicle.
  • Hotel pick up / drop off within city center in Chennai.
  • 02 bottles of mineral water per person per day.
  • Entry/Admission - Fort St. George
  • Entry/Admission - Marina Beach
Exclusions
  • Food
  • Gratuities
  • Donations
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Be advised to dress modestly for places of worship; spaghetti straps and short shorts are not recommended
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved; comfortable walking shoes and sunglasses/sunscreen with hats or scarf for ladies are highly recommended
  • Not recommended for participants with heart or other serious medical conditions.
  • Government Museum & Fort St. George Closed on Every Friday, National and Public Holidays.
  • Fort Sightseeing restricted to Fort Museum only due to Legislative Assembly and Restricted areas
  • Photography banned due to Military status of Fort
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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Amazing food and ambiance
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Amazing experience and food even after Covid
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The best beach of all
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Exquisite Gardens, watch out at photo kiosk .
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