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Mylapore, Chennai (Madras)

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Neighborhood Tourist Spot
Wander around Mylapore, the cultural and religious hub of Chennai. The district features avenues lined with trees and old residential buildings. Easily access the area via various means of public transport to pick up some fresh vegetables and flowers, or simply enjoy a cup of coffee at a local restaurant. While there, you can also stop by one of Chennai's oldest and most renowned temples, featuring a 37 m (120 ft) high gopuram (monumental tower) exhibiting typical Dravidian architecture with a myriad of intricate stone carvings. A visit to Mylapore represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Chennai (Madras) itinerary maker to plot your vacation.
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  • Mylapore is known for number of famous ancient temples. Within a radius of one kilometre 7 Siva temples are located. All these temples are very ancient and attracts large number of people not only fro...  more »
  • Mylapore is a very good locality.very nice location.very friendly and professional community lives in and around the locality. School, bank, ATM and hospital are available nearby the locality.  more »
  • In tamil they say Mylai is Kailai ! THat is people equate Mylapore to Kailash.. It has Shirdi Sai Temple , Ramakrishna Math with a great Temple. Karpagambal-Kapaleeswar Temple is a very divine place. ...  more »