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Mylapore, Chennai

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Wander around Mylapore, the cultural and religious hub of Chennai. The district features avenues lined with trees and old residential buildings. Easily access the area via various means of public transport to pick up some fresh vegetables and flowers, or simply enjoy a cup of coffee at a local restaurant. While there, you can also stop by one of Chennai's oldest and most renowned temples, featuring a 37 m (120 ft) high gopuram (monumental tower) exhibiting typical Dravidian architecture with a myriad of intricate stone carvings. Plan your visit to Mylapore and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Chennai trip planner.
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  • Mylapore caters to all the section of people , be it a foodie, spiritually inclined , shopaholic everything. The kabaleeswarar temple is a major attraction . Apart from it we have Shirdi Sai baba...  more »
  • One must visit Kapaleeswarar temple located in Mylapore and also have food in Nithya Amirtham. Worth visiting.  more »
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