Beaches in Chennai | Tourist places in Chennai


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Beaches in Chennai


Chennai is known for its beaches. The following three beaches are the main beaches in Chennai.

Marina beach
Elliots beach
Covelong beach

Marina Beach


Marina beach is the longest beach in Asia and second longest in the world. The length of the Marina beach is 13KM. Marina beach starts from Fort St.George to Mahabalipuram.

Famous Anna Park is located in Marina beach. The park has the statues of famous Tamil Sages and writers, Memorials of Anna and MGR.

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Ideal time to visit the Marina beach is either early morning or late evening. Food Stalls and some entertainments are line up in the beach at evening times. Bathing and Swimming can be dangerous in Marina beach

Elliots Beach


Marina Beach extends to south of the Chennai City and give rise to this beach. Elliots beach is the worth to visit by tourist. Many people in local areas are visiting this beach everyday.

Elliots

Elliots beach is known for its calm atmosphere. Many food Stalls and small shops are available in Elliots beach.

Covelong Beach


Covelong beach is situated between Chennai and Mahabalipuram. Covelong beach is 40Km from Chennai City on East coast road. Covelong is one of the most famous beach resort.

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