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Light House, Chennai (Madras)

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Get a fabulous view of Chennai city and its beaches from Light House, a popular tower at the southern end of Marina Beach and city’s unmistakable landmark building. Standing 46 m (150 ft) tall, the red and white banded lighthouse has an elevator taking tourists to the observation deck on the top 11th floor. The original lighthouse was built here in 1795 and the present-day structure dates back to 1977, its fourth incarnation. The tower is attached to a three story circular harbor-control building housing a small lighthouse museum. Plan to visit Light House and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Chennai (Madras) attractions using our Chennai (Madras) itinerary builder.
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  • On first look this Light house looks simple but trust me when I say that this light house holds many secrets and surprises. The entrance to to the top is either by steps and by a lift. The lighthouse ...  more »
  • This is a 150.0 ft (46 mts) high architecturally wonderful monument construction of 1976 by East Coast Constructions and Industries. The meteorological department in this is restricted to visitors. Fr...  more »
  • Worth visiting & going up inside to see the view from on high, over the huge Marina beach & the city.  more »
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