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Besant Nagar Beach

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Address: 6th Avenue, Chennai (Madras) 600090, India
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Nice Beach in Chennai..

It is clean and Posh than other beaches in Chennai.. Horse riding is there for outdoor activity.. some of the local games is there to play, kid can enjoy.. Cons : No... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Jitendra K
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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a smaller beach when compared to Marina..but still it is jam packed with people, stall and activities.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This beach particulary is flodded with college girls due to a college nearby, this is really a young beach as said.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Always use to go this place for visiting temple along with the guests who visit my place. Use to enjoy the horse riding balloon shooting exhibition (use to happen sometimes) also culfee, n cut mango:)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Superb beach,good to pass your time and hang-out with friends.you can enjoy yourself from early morning,where you can see the rising sun.More better if you visit over there on Sunday.Because on Sunday,you can see more people and more children playing many types of game and also you can visit the Church near to that.Many restaurants over there to take your... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A pleasant beach to visit at least once. Less crowd than marina beach . kids will definitely have a playful evening.

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Thank Ishuarav
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Week end is crowd. Week day evening is better. Sunday morning car free Sunday. Lot of activity like Yoga. Decent crowd on Sunday morning.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is clean and Posh than other beaches in Chennai.. Horse riding is there for outdoor activity.. some of the local games is there to play, kid can enjoy.. Cons : No surfing No parasailing No water sports activities

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You get the options for fresh sea food - fish, prawns, crabs, squid - so if you keen on sea food, you can try it. There were some nice games in the beach to pass your time - ball in the bucket, balloon shooting etc for Rs. 20 per game. Nice place to spend time with family and friends!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you want to spend good time with your family, it is the good beach in Chennai city. You can easily walk there as the beach is not fully crowded. Just take care of Children because the waves are strong and it is dangerous if you on the water and you are not a real good swimmer.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Food here is awesome Truly a place for beach bums The crab...prawns and shellfish were simply out of the world. People are nice and friendly...

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