Also known as Mamallapuram by locals, the Mahabalipuram Beach is situated at a distance of 58 km from the Chennai city in Tamil Nadu. The beach lies on the shore of Bay of Bengal and comprises of some rock-cut sculptures which are pleasing to the eyes. It is one of the most famous beaches in Mahabalipuram and is a perfect place to relax and give yourself a break from deadlines and work pressure on a daily basis.
Sadras is a fortress town and a beach located 13 kilometers outside of Mahabalipuram. An old ruined Dutch Fort and a Dutch cemetery with finely embossed headstones exist. It is intriguing to explore some of the Dutch history in the region and that of India.
The village of Kovalam was once upon a time a small fishing village that was located 15 kilometers from Mahabalipuram. Today, that fishing village is still there, but has also expanded to become one of the most exotic and spectacular beach resorts in all of India.
Located en route Mahabalipuram from Chennai, Wide Beach is a beautiful stretch of beach predominated by the fisher folks. The beach also has beautiful caves and rock sculptures on the shore. You can visit the beach to spend a day away from the pell mell of the city and watch the beautiful sunrise and sunset scenes.
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