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Elliot's Beach, Chennai (Madras)

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Relax and soak in the sun at Elliot's Beach, a popular recreational hang out place and one of the cleanest beaches in Chennai. This wide and clean stretch of yellow sand makes a good family visit. You can dip your feet in the long shadows or sample traditional beach food from numerous eateries. Named after the British early 19th century governor of Madras, the beach also features a large centerpiece but derelict memorial arch to a Dutch sailor who drowned trying to save an English girl in 1930. Check out the beach boulevard with numerous shops and food outlets. Make Elliot's Beach part of your personalized Chennai (Madras) itinerary using our Chennai (Madras) itinerary builder.
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  • I visited the beach at around 3pm and it was almost deserted and the shops lining up the beach areas was not opened. Depending on how much you love walking on the sands of beaches, this place might ap...  more »
  • The beach is most beautiful and is close to Besant nagar near adayar The location has lots of fun filled activities like shooting with toy gun of balloons, eating, horse ride, etc The kids and all age...  more »
  • If you travel down south from Marina sea beach, you reach the Edward Elliot's sea beach. The difference here is lesser crowd and cleaner surroundings. The view of the sea from this beach is quite fasc...  more »