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This expansive beach is Chennai's most famous tourist attraction, though the undercurrent is too strong for all but the strongest swimmers. Look out for the "Kannagi" statue on Marina Beach, which tells the story of the legendary character from a South Indian epic.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Chennai, India
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Reviewed yesterday

I have never seen this kind of worst beach in my life..I love to spend time of beaches, but this beach is one of the worst. People visiting this place spoiled this beach a lot..lot of trash everywhere with so many mad tourists who dont...More

1  Thank Durga Vara Pras... N
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a lovely time at the beach to close off the workshop! Such a serene environment and great sunset view. You get a sense of peace in this world - just by walking around the beach and being lost in its beautiful sands, water...More

Thank Sombo C
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a good beach to walk along side the sea. Some have pointed out that this is the second largest beach in the world. Well I can only say this is a long beach.. but with lot of warnings on swimming. The day I...More

Thank Mukund65
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Situated in chennai,Tamil nadu along bay of bengal.stretched 13 km.swimming is not allowed because of dangerous tides.Journey is peaceful.

Thank jaga1997reddy
Reviewed 4 days ago

Marina has not lost its charm. The evenings in the Marina is still enjoyable. The sundal/ murruku( south Indian snacks) sold in Marina still remauns an attraction. Walking small distance into the same and watching the waves, wetting your feet are all a pleasure to...More

1  Thank Pawan Singh T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

What an amazing beach. One of the longest best which I ever seen. Very clean, lots of local shops, very nice horse ride, very safe, lot of people, waves are very nice, the day when we went it was raining before so weather was great...More

Thank Invisible75
Reviewed 4 days ago

It is big beach, very nice beach view on long stretch. It is very close to city center. Lot of small , medium and good food joints around.

Thank shekar S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The horse riding in beach and the sundal is amazing ..one can see 1000 s of birds during early morning walks in beach .

Thank Dhanush R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Marina Beach is a peaceful place with beautiful views and scenery.The beach has various food stalls.The beach also has memorials of M.G.R and C.N Annadurai

Thank Rachamallu
Reviewed 4 days ago

marina beach... it is a great hangout place for chennaites... some interesting stuff consider marina beach as a wonderful place to visit..the entire stretch have loads to see and do.. 1)Exhibition happens every year off the napier bridge 2)Napier bridge is always a wonder to...More

Thank Akila P
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Amjitha S
12 November 2016|
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Response from Raj_review | Reviewed this property |
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mathanprakash
27 April 2015|
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Response from Gajarajan1947 | Reviewed this property |
marina beach is a long stretch of beach which can be divided into 4 parts of stretches starting from the north 1. Anna square beach, 2. Triplicane beach 3. Vivekananda house(ice house) beach and the last stretch is 4. Gandhi... More
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Yadu s
20 March 2015|
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Response from Gajarajan1947 | Reviewed this property |
It is better to be there before 5.30 so that you can see the rays beaming out of the sea just before sunrise and for an ideal photograph. You can take the picture from Mylapore part of the beach, ( Near gandhi statue and... More
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