Arrival in Chennai-Mahabalipuram (60 kms/ 01 hr)-Welcome to South India
On arrival at Chennai International Airport, our representative will meet you and take you to your hotel in Mamallapuram, also called Mahabalipuram.Les reliefs of the seventh and eighth centuries, the temples carved into the rock, the rock temples and temples in the form of chariots, carved in the mass of the golden stone of the Coromandel coast have made Mahabalipuram, also known as Mamallapuram, a surprising area listed as UNESCO heritage.
There is a wonderful temple in town on the beach ("Shore Temple") dedicated to Lord Vishnu, built by grateful traders. There are also temples carved into the rocks, more than a dozen cave temples, stone built temples and exquisite reliefs - including the largest in the world, "Penance of Arjuna".
Overight stay is scheduled i Mahabalipuram hotel.