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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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  • Being a chennaite we visit this place often. It's a miniature of marina. Unlike marina, you will have lot of restaurants nearby. They have fun rides for kids. There are nearby attractions like besant ...  more »
  • Good and the clean beach. Marina was not that much upto my liking. As it was not clean and lot of couples sticking to each other. This beach is good  more »
  • This is the cleanest beach in chennai. You can easily spend a lot of time here. There are also a lot of famous restaurants opposite to the beach. You won't be disappointed.  more »