Chennai is the capital of TamilNadu the southern state of India. This city is one of the four old metros of India is also a business hub. There are many industries around Chennai and this busy city is also famous as an IT hub.
The famous Anna University is located at Southern part of the city.
Guindy Engineering college is also located here.
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No 1, Vellalar Street, Kodambakkam, Chennai 600024
Chennai airport is located at South Chennai and is well connected by good road network. To catch early hour flights there are plenty of hotels located near the airport.
Chennai Snake Park
( Closed on Tuesday )
This park is located near the famous Gundi area houses many snakes, mostly habitants of Indian sub continent. Cameras are allowed inside for a fee, inside this park there are many varieties of snakes & crocodiles. For ten minutes duration at a frequency of one hour a open show is organized demonstrating live snakes by an expert. You can spend one hour inside this park to watch the snake show.
Before the Snake park this Park houses many varieties of birds, deer, and some of the type of small animals
Morning 6.30 the bus starts from Chennai tourism complex and goes to Kanchipuram the famous temple town. On the way to Kanchipuram the bus passes through Sripurembudur on the Chennai – Bangalore National Highway. This place is the birth place of Ramanuja and this is the place where Sri Rajiv Gandhi the former Prime minister of India was assassinated . The memorial built at the place of assassination located at the left side of the highway while moving away from Chennai.
This one day package costs by Valvo bus Rs 600/- per ticket. Package includes breakfast, lunch , all entry fees to temple and parks & boat ride on backwater on return.
The popular market for shopping is T.Nagar area in Chennai. Inside T Nagar area the main street is Ranganathan Street. This street is full with big shops selling all types of items in both side of the street. You will get all types of products including branded ones at a highly competitive price. There are multi floor complexes in the name of Sarvana stores selling Textile , home appliances, sports goods, kids collection, jewellery, travel bags and many more.
This popular shopping center started in the year 1945 and continues to grow with its highly customer centric approach.
You can get all details at http://www.saravanastores.net/
One end of this street is Mambalam local train station. You can take a local train traveling towards Tambaram from Egmore or any other station. On return you can take train towards Beach area to reach Egmore station.
Government Museum Chennai
Chennai museum is located at Egmore area and it is 2 KM from Egmore railway station. Started in the year 1851 AD , this museum has a huge collection of
Phone No : 044-28193238
Entry timing : 9.30 AM to 4.30 PM
Closed on all national holidays
Adult entry ticket is Rs 15/-
Children Rs 10/-
Forign nationals 250
Camera charges Rs 200/-
Video Camera Rs 500/-
There is a Free Clock room available to keep your bags .
Time required to visit : Minimum 3 hours to half day.
Restaurants are available outside the museum gate.
There are five galleries in total to visit inside the museum.
Gallery 1 ( Main building )
Sculptures in Chronological order
North Indian sculptures
Naga, Her and Sati Stones
In addition to this you can also see
Sakletal Exhibits, foreign animals, reptlies and amphibians , birds gallery, mammals gallery , corals gallery, invertebrates gallery , fish gallery
Gallery No 2 Bronze gallery
In ground floor of bronze gallery you can see Nataraja Bronzes, Jain Bronzes, Buddhist Bronzes, coins gallery
Vaishnavite Bronzes , Medals,
Gallery No 3 is weapon gallery
All types of weapons used by kings and tribes of different part of India are displayed.
Gallery No 4 is Children’s gallery
In ground floor you can see costume dolls and world civilization gallery,
First floor is science and transportation gallery
Basement there is a technology gallery with science and kids corner .
Back side of this building there is a science and play park.
Located at the sea beach area of Chennai city this old university was founded in the year 1857 . The heritage styled buidligns are well maintained and there are status of founder members of this university infront of its main building.