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Mylapore, Chennai (Madras)

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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 symbolize for Hindus cultural area,there we have parthasarty temple and mostly Chennai Iyer community people occupied that area .lux corner is busy signal and crowded area .we also having fam...  more »
  • Mylapore holds huge number of temples within it and a religious hub in Chennai. Temples are rich in architecture and well maintained. Very busiest place with branches of all major restaurants, fashion...  more »
  • I had been to mylapore many times when I was living in Chennai but this year I decided to do it with a walking tour called peacock trail with the company Storytrail. It was amazing! Mylapore is full o...  more »

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