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Besant Nagar Beach, Chennai (Madras)

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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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  • Chennai clean and nice beach.but crowded during weekends. But is good compared to marina.place to visit with friends for hangouts.we have nearby resorts and foodie spots.we have nearby temple and chur...  more »
  • I visited Besant Nagar Beach. Though I reached late but this beach didn't disappointed me. It's less crowded than Marina Beach and equally beautiful.  more »
  • We friends visited the beach on New Years eve. It's a beach were many watched in movies. The place was awesome with many small vendors and nice to have some chat items. Spend some time with try to rea...  more »

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