Kalakshetra's crafts centre offers one-week to one-month courses in the fascinating old art of kalamkari – hand-painting of textiles...
MGM Dizzee World
You can ditch the inimitable cultural heritage of one of India’s oldest states for a day at one of India’s largest amusement parks, MGM...
Royal Enfield Factory
The classic Enfield Bullet motorcycle has been manufactured since 1955 in far northern Chennai. Two-hour tours run on the second and...
Café Coffee Day
Reliably good hot and cold coffees and teas for ₹60 to ₹120. Also at Egmore , Nungambakkam and Express Avenue Mall .
From an impeccably clean kitchen (which you can tour if you like), come limitless, flavour-packed lunchtime thalis, dished up...
Valluvar Kottam High Rd · interesting places nearby
Valluvar Kottam information
This memorial honours the Tamil poet Thiruvalluvar and his classic work, the Thirukural . A weaver by trade, Thiruvalluvar lived around the 1st century BC in what is present-day Chennai and wrote this famed poem, providing a moral code for millions of followers. The three-level memorial replicates ancient Tamil architecture and boasts an immense 35m chariot, as well as an enormous auditorium and inscriptions of the Thirukural ’s 1330 couplets.