Mahabalipuram - Tourist Attraction
The eternally wonderful monolithic architectures housed in Chennai’s popular tourist destination, Mahabalipuram, portray the engineering excellence of the artisans in the ancient times. The sculptures and the cave temples created during the Pallava Dynasty attract lakhs of tourists from around the globe throughout the year.
Mahabalipuram is the most sought after tourist destination in South India. The tourists visiting Mahabalipuram from different parts of the world are spell bound by the mastery of the architectures found. The monolithic statues, the rock cut caves, Arjuna’s penance and the endless list is an amazing location making a world of difference for the visitors.
Nearest places to Visit :Shore temple, Beach, water sporting activities in Mahabalipuram beach, the Descent of Ganges, Arjuna’s penance, Pancha Ratha Temple and lot more.
How To Reach
By Air - The nearest airport is Chennai airport and the distance is around 60 km and you can go by surface.
By Rail - you can reach Mahabalipuram from Chennai Egmore railway station and the distance to reach the place is just 50 KM or you can opt to go from Chengalpattu Railway station located at a distance of 30 KM.
By Road - The roads are well tied and Mahabalipuram can be reched from any part of neighboring cities