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Mylapore, Chennai (Madras)

Categories: Neighborhoods, Tourist Spots
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4.3/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web
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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  • Amidst the urban city of Chennai, if you're looking for a cultural treat, Mylapore is your place. Temples, dance and musical instruments, and temple accessories, everything makes Mylapore the temple c...  read more »
  • One of the oldest part ofthe town. Very good place for buying temple jewelery and Sarees. It is the best place to hire Bharat Natyam dresses as well 
  • The area of Chennai certainly worth a visit. Here you can and relax on the beach and walk in the streets, admire the beautiful temples. Also collected here many shops and restaurants. In general here will not be bored.
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