Full-Day Private Tour in Chennai (Madras)

Full-Day Private Tour in Chennai (Madras)

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7 Hours

Live tour guide



Enjoy a day exploring popular attractions in Chennai. Sit at the shore of India's longest beach, view brilliant architectural work & artifacts throughout the day.


  • Explore St. George Fort & its artifacts museum
  • Admire the beauty of the Kapaleeshwar temple devoted to Shiva
  • Learn about history through the Government Museum  
  • Relax your mind at Marina Beach


This tour commences with a pick up drive to St. George Fort, the first English fortress built in India. The fortress became a stronghold for the East India Company during the 17th century. At the fortress, there's a combined museum with a marvelous collection of antiques & well-preserved galleries. Get glimpses of years-old artifacts such as uniforms, letters, & many more before heading towards Kapaleeshwar temple.

Kapaleeshwar is believed to be the place where Shakti (Hindu goddess) worshiped Lord Shiva in the form of a peacock. Around the 7th century AD, Pallavas built a temple dedicated to Shiva. Witness the captivating Dravidian architectural tone used on the temple.

Next, stop by the Government Museum where you will see specimens from all different dynasties & periods. Following this, we'll finally arrive at India's longest & world's second-longest beach, Marina Beach. Find calm watching the sea as your trip concludes.


  • Private guide
  • Pick up & drop off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry charges as per itinerary


  • Souvenirs

Departure details
  • We pick up all travelers
  • Pick up provided from all hotels in Chennai
Know before you go

  • Please note that fort is closed every Friday

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