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Scottish Connection Trip In Chennai

Scottish Connection Trip In Chennai

By KeyTerns
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- Curated by local person who is familiar with local culture and shopping choices - Ensuring comfort as far as possible for the traveller while exploring local places. International Chess Olympiad is hosted in Chennai between July 28th and August 10th with 2000 players from 150 countries. Chennai is apt to host Olympiad as Chennai boasts of having Grand Masters and the popular Viswanathan Anand grew up in Chennai.
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Ages 0-80
Duration: 2–3 hours
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Live guide: English
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  • Curator charges
  • Entry/Admission - St. Andrews Church
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  • St. Andrew's Church (The Kirk), 37, Poonamallee High Rd, opposite Daily Thanthi, Egmore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600008, India
    We have lot of stories to narrate at this beautiful place. Do you know that there is a similar structure in Edinburgh in Scotland? Why so? This trip will unveil about Madras School Of Education, Madras Checks and so on. Join the walk to know more.
End:This activity ends back at the meeting point.

    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Near public transportation
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 196796P17

    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

    • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

    If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 196796P17

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      We have lot of stories to narrate at this beautiful place. Do you know that there is a similar structure in Edinburgh in Scotland? Why so? This trip will unveil about Madras School Of Education, Madras Checks and so on. Join the walk to know more.
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      This walk will cover the Scottish Connection with Madras now called 'Chennai'.
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