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Beautiful!

This beach is located near Sea Shore Temple. Clean beach with strong current and high tides. Good... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
Dinesh_cbe
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Coimbatore, India
Nice clean beach

The Wide beach is located on the way towards Mahabalipuram from Chennai. There are some beautiful... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2018
Memoirs-Sachin
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Mumbai, India
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Kancheepuram District | Kancheepuram District, Mahabalipuram, India
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

This beach is located near Sea Shore Temple. Clean beach with strong current and high tides. Good to spend time and relaxing.

Thank Dinesh_cbe
Reviewed May 19, 2018

The Wide beach is located on the way towards Mahabalipuram from Chennai. There are some beautiful caves and rock carvings close to the beach. Worth spending sometime here.

Thank Memoirs-Sachin
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Our hotel backed on to this beach, and what a beach. We watched as the local fishermen hauled in there nets by hand. Sadly they caught a lot of plastic and not much fish when we saw them, but they did catch a snake. Walk...More

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Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

A very nice quiet and clean beach. The place is beautiful very close to the famous shore temple and a must visit stop when going to Pondicherry from chennai. An awesome drive from chennai to pondicherry

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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Situated right next to the shore temple it forms a magnificent backdrop to it. However as beaches go it is like any other albeit a good one

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Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Here this beach is not good for swimming as water waves are too high. This is very good place for surfing on water. some people are found to doing surfing on water.

Thank 577dipeshj
Reviewed July 6, 2017

One of the best beach in Tamilnadu, People who are coming to this place they don;t want to go before evening and For families also they can enjoy till evening.

Thank kumar b
Reviewed June 17, 2017

Slightly deep with sharp gradient. So one has to be careful of strong undercurrent. Better not to be too much inside unless you are good swimmer. Otherwise long beach with good cleanliness

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Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

I enjoy a lot this place,I made it out with my friends, you can make it with family too.You can experience the best sunrise ever.It is the best place for picnics, a romantic place too.Try to be in morning and evening to have a great...More

1  Thank Latheesh C
Reviewed May 8, 2017

This is a nice beach though not very clean. Liked strolling around here. Nice sunrise and sunset views.

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Response from SURYA K | Reviewed this property |
This is one type of historical place. Adjusent to this beach one temple is also there. so it is pilgrims area also. so no chance to have bikini bath here. if you want to have the same, please choose Goa or Pondicherry... More
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In India, the only best place for sunbeds is... GOA
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