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“worth visit”
Review of Chettinad

Chettinad
Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“worth visit”
Reviewed January 21, 2014

plan to have lunch at Haveli. Do not pay R 200 to visit empty Haveli. Get freshly roasted cashew on roadside.

Visited January 2014
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Tiruchirappalli, India
Level Contributor
45 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
“chettinad-Living palace-Murali visit”
Reviewed October 25, 2013

What a gigantic houses sorry palace .chettiars lived a kings life not by heriditary property but by their buisness hardwork.Chettiars toiled in Eastern countires and bring wealth and prosperity to the drought area Karaikudi.Every house speaks about architecture, wood work. Really enjoyable

Visited November 2012
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5 Thank muraliaryan62
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Dublin, Ireland
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65 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Not worth staying.”
Reviewed February 19, 2013

We stayed at a chettinadu mansion.Mildly interesting ,worth a look but not worth staying over. Over priced poor service and food.

Visited February 2013
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1 Thank albert057
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37 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“A vanishing culture”
Reviewed January 6, 2013

Worth a 2 night stay to visit and learn about Chettinar mansions and culture. Stay at The Banggala Hotel...Chettinar owned with excellent room, good guide service with great connections and fantastic food.

Visited December 2012
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1 Thank Hhandker
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Melting pot”
Reviewed September 3, 2012

You will never stop ordering! I loved the menu of forest food such as rabbit, gawthari and etc, something that i didn't see in other menus.

Visited August 2012
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Thank jma_1001
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