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Besant Nagar Beach, Chennai (Madras)

(3.8/5 based on 1,000+ reviews on the web)
Favored by local families and college students, Besant Nagar Beach offers a range of restaurants and cafes. Visit the most prominent landmark of the area, a memorial to a Dutch sailor who gave his life saving a drowning swimmer. If you get tired of swimming or lounging on the clean sand, drop by the nearby temple, dedicated to the goddess Lakshmi. By using our Chennai (Madras) tourist route planner, you can arrange your visit to Besant Nagar Beach and other attractions in Chennai (Madras).
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  • The beach is attractive and you can have lot of snacks there near by by small vendors.The famous Sundal and cut mango slices spiced with chilly powder and salt are sought out items here.The view of Se...  more »
  • had a good time in the beach spending tyime with family fabously roaming in the beach eating missing the time spent!!!!  more »
  • This beach is very neat and for evening walk this is very good with so many eateries around .. and very cheap eats  more »