With a history spanning 2000 years and a rich cultural heritage, Chennai is filled with sprawling masses of colourful houses and peppered with historical buildings, bazaars and temples. Visitors here can explore the city’s many highlights on a private tour, or choose to learn about the fascinating stories and legends that dictate everyday life on a guided tour of the Mylapore neighbourhood. Chennai is also a great base from which to explore the nearby city of Pondicherry and ancient town of Mahabalipuram on a day trip. Choose from our range of day tours and activities in Chennai and book online, with live availability and instant confirmation.Read More
Please note that our day trips to Chennai operate independently of our longer multi-day trips to India.
Next Departures - Chennai Day Tours and Excursions
|Excursion||Duration||Next Departure||From USD|
|Peacock Trail Walking Tour in Mylapore||3 hours||29 Feb 2020||USD $27.64|
|Ancient Temples Tour in Chennai||4 to 5 hours||29 Feb 2020||USD $35.44|
|Private Day Tour of Mahabalipuram||7 to 9 hours||29 Feb 2020||USD $49.50|
|Private Full Day Tour of Chennai||7 hours||1 Mar 2020||USD $90.20|
Best things to do in Chennai
Planning a longer visit to India?
Browse some of our popular multi-day trips that spend a day or more in Chennai. Alternatively, if you would like to include a visit to Chennai on a bespoke touring itinerary to India, take a look at our tailor-made holiday planning section.
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