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Chennai overview

Chennai is known for its rich culture, entertainment, and live music. You might find the perfect souvenir at Ampa Skywalk Mall or Spencer's Plaza Shopping Mall in Chennai. While you're here, stop by SDAT Tennis Stadium and Valluvar Kottam.

Where to stay in Chennai

Whether traveling on business or vacation, Chennai can accommodate you. There are 313 hotels in Chennai and you can shop as many as 1805 deals for rooms on Hotels.com, some with discounts of up to 70%. We have room prices starting at 6 USD per night and below you'll find the number of hotels by star rating in Chennai as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 35 5-star hotels from 67 USD per night
  • • 65 4-star hotels from 36 USD per night
  • • 185 3-star hotels from 21 USD per night
  • • 17 2-star hotels from 15 USD per night

How to get to Chennai

Fly into Chennai (MAA-Chennai Intl.), 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from the heart of Chennai.

Train stations include:
  • • Chennai Kodambakkam Station (1.1 mi/1.7 km from the city center)
  • • Chennai Mambalam Station (1.2 mi/2 km from the city center)
  • • Chennai Nungambakkam Station (1.6 mi/2.6 km from the city center)

What to see around Chennai

Here are some local attractions:
  • • Chennai Snake Park
  • • VGP Universal Kingdom
  • • VGP Snow Kingdom
  • • Kart Attack
  • • Mayajaal Sports Complex
The area's cultural scene stands out, and these are some places to visit:
  • • Government Museum
  • • Raja Muthiah Hall
  • • Theosophical Society Headquarters
Memorable for its landmarks including:
  • • Valluvar Kottam
  • • Kapaleeswarar Temple
  • • St. Andrew's Kirk
  • • Parthasarathy Temple
  • • San Thome Cathedral
Here are some favorite shopping areas to window-shop or find souvenirs:
  • • Ampa Skywalk Mall
  • • Spencer's Plaza Shopping Mall
  • • Express Avenue
  • • Phoenix Market City
  • • Chennai Citi Center Mall
Highlights of the area include:
  • • SDAT Tennis Stadium
  • • Ampa Skywalk Mall
  • • Valluvar Kottam
  • • U.S. Consulate
  • • British High Commission of Chennai

When to visit Chennai

If you're beginning to plan your holiday, you might be wondering when is the best time to visit. Here's a list of seasonal norms to help you arrange your travel schedule:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 95°F day, 72°F night
  • • April-June: 101°F day, 79°F night
  • • July-September: 98°F day, 79°F night
  • • October-December: 93°F day, 73°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 1.57 inches
  • • April-June: 5.16 inches
  • • July-September: 13.19 inches
  • • October-December: 28.43 inches

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