Every Indian city is special on its own for sharing a unique personality and trait, for being standalone on something wonderful. Talking about Chennai, we must say, you will never get bored during your stay here. The southern welcoming door to the Indian subcontinent has many interesting and thoughtful things that keep a curious soul fully fed. Food, culture, adventure, nature, entertainment, fun – name whatever you are interested to indulge in and Chennai would have something to offer that you can cherish for life. A list of things to do in Chennai is literally incomplete in single article coverage. So, we are highlighting only a few today. If you have had your share of sweet memories of stay in Chennai, do not forget we are waiting for your comments.
See alligators in their natural habitat, see them in action, take classes to learn them closely
A wide variety of reptiles, specially alligators wait for your footfall in this very thoughtfully and strategically protected Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology (MCBT); CrocBank in short. If you a wildlife passionate and want to take classes on reptiles to expand your info bank, this is a good place to be wise.
Unleash the bookworm in you at Anna Centenary Library
Located at Kotturpuram, Chennai, this is built at a cost of ₹172 crores and the largest library in South Asia. Great place to be with books and a have a cup of coffee.
Discover the history, culture and thoughts at Cholamandal Artists Village
If you have always wanted to learn and see the rich traditional South Indian art and cultural works, this is perhaps the finest place to be.
See South India in one place – Daksinchitra
This is one of a kind limelight in Chennai. Highlights the cultural lifestyle of five major southern states of the Indian sub-continent. It This living-history museum is dedicated to South Indian heritage and culture. Shop the traditional stuffs, arts and crafts products at actually good price.
Explore the rich folk dance and music at Kalashetra
It is an arts and cultural academy dedicated to the restoration of traditional values in Indian art and crafts, most importantly Bharatanatyam dance and Gandharvaveda music. Great place to hang out if you are love music and live music.
Live the serenity of Thiruvanmiyur Beach
This is perhaps one of the best beaches in India to closely watch a great sunset calmly. No hustle and bustle. Only you, and the company of silence.
Other great things to do and see in Chennai
- Visit the legendary The Royal Enfield Factory
- Enjoy the elegance ecosystem around as you have your afternoon Tea At Café Amethyst
- Enjoy your weekends at 10 Downing Street with beer and music
- Get your kids all the fun they need at amusement park Dizzee World
- enjoy a great cuisine in Malgudi restaurant
Other meaningful places to see
- Gangaikondaan temple
- Theosophical Society Gardens
More places and more coverage on Chennai’s best places to visit and see in upcoming article.