Have you ever heard of a man-made lake? There’s Madurantakam Lake located near Chengalpattu. It is an artificial lake popular for picnic spot and a great place to relax amidst nature. The lake is also offers boating facilities. It is also an important water source for nearby agricultural activities.
Can you believe if I say that you can witness the culture, art, heritage and lifestyle of south Indians under a single roof? It is possible if you visit Dhakshinachitra located near Chengalpattu – a heritage village where the lifestyle of South Indians are exhibited according to their states, through the architecture, based on the region and the manner in which they live and habits of the people.
Muttukadu is another backwater located around 30 kilometres from Chengalpattu. It offers enjoyments like boating, kayaking, and windsurfing. This place also has a crocodile park where one can witness various species of crocodiles.
Don’t miss to visit the most renowned town – Mahabalipram that has beautiful beaches where visitors can relax and enjoy the scenic beauty. And also very famous for its ancient rock-cut temples and sculptures that comes under UNESCO World Heritage Site