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Chennai Map, India

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Chennai Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Chennai with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Chennai useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Chennai!

Chennai Travel Guide

Chennai is located at the southeastern part of India. Its land is characterized as being flat and coastal because of its closeness to the sea. It has a very low elevation only about 20 feet, but its highest point measures around 200 feet. Because of its strategic location near the equator, the temperatures in Chennai are extremely unpredictable. It can become very hot during the summer months which is actually from the... read more

Chennai History

The Pallavas were the one of the first settlers and rulers of Chennai. For several years—from 3000 AD to ninth century—they led the people except for those years when the entire region was under the control of the Kalabhras. However, the Pallavas were later overthrown by the Chola, with Aditya I, as the leader in 879 AD. Since then Chennai, known then as Madras, was under the Chola pseudo-government. The Cholas... read more

Chennai Sightseeing

Chennai’s other natural attractions are its wildlife/zoological parks like the Arignar Anna Zoological Park and the Guindy National Park. Guindy National Park, the smallest national park in India, is famous for its separate Snake Park that supplies anti-venom serum. You can also tour the city parks like Nageswara Park, Natesan Park and Sivan Park. read more

Chennai Nightlife

You can blame it on the bustling ports and the fast-rising trend of outsourcing, but Chennai is basically teeming with life even at night. There are just too many things that you can possibly do that there’s a huge possibility that you don’t get stuck at one place alone. read more

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