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Besant Nagar Beach

6th Avenue, Chennai 600090, India
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US$ 68.00*
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Private Half Day Chennai Tour including Sunset at Marina Beach with Dinner
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  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
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6th Avenue, Chennai 600090, India
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Reviewed yesterday

A decent beach that us increasingly becoming crowded. This is a far better and cleaner beach than nearby Marina Beach.

Thank Jegan M
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is located in ECR as a extension of Merina - Santham - pattinam pakkam -Besant nagar beach. Nice place to enjoy with family friend and children. Doll Gun short , Photo with Leaders cutout and fried fishes famous.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Besant Nagar beach, beautiful beach a location of Mohanlal Sreenivasan film a Arabi role , good to see the places

Thank vmsatheesh22
Reviewed 3 days ago

Definitely less crowded beach than Marina. Asthalakshmi temple and church are a must visit if you go to the beach.. Lot of food joints available side by side..

Thank Vignesh R
Reviewed 4 days ago

A very good place to hangout in the evening in Chennai. The eateries available nearby are of very good quality and you can hangout after coming from the beach. A bit crowded but that is expected. Difficult to park 4 wheeler but not much problem...More

Thank Arindam S
Reviewed 5 days ago

The best place to hangout in Chennai. Hands down ,toy would want to spend every evening there. Super romantic. The morning sunrise is brilliant. They also have car free sundays, where in vehicles are not permitted up to 11 I'm the area. A kids can...More

Thank tnbalaji90
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's one of the best places to hangout with Friends in chennai on weekends. There is a huge crowd and you have a lot of options to eat in the evening like spring potatoes, momos, ice goals, fried fishes on the beach and lot of...More

Thank crazzziedude1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very over-rated and not clean at all. You should never go there during monsoon because of the stink which is there.

Thank Prateek S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its good beach coz of very good crowd at evening and many shops, installs, KFC is dere... But water is not good..so bewch is only good to sit near it... Heavy amount of sane is comes with water...

Thank Ashish_Negi17
Reviewed 1 week ago

Basant Nagar beach , Its so special for young Lovable crowds of city as the city connected with great pubs & restos near by to hangout , Also there is great cafes to sip great filter coffee. Also there is ASTHA LAXMI temple to must...More

Thank BBhusanMohanty
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Romeo R
15 November 2016|
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Response from AshishDas | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the timing is relative, you should check the sun rise timing schedule and then go accordingly. If you are lucky, you can get a very good sunrise view. The crowd, at that time of the day, is generally trickling. In any... More
6 January 2016|
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Response from tvrkgupta |
Safety wise its fine but, police patrol is the problem. Chennai don't have night life unless you are very rich and local person.