6 to 9 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
Mahabalipuram is an ancient port town known for its 6th-century rock-cut temples, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore exquisite stone statues on this exclusive city tour, which gives an in-depth overview of sites like the famous Five Rathas, a set of Dravidian rock temples, and the Sea Shore Temple, an 8th-century granite shrine facing the Bay of Bengal. Round out the day with visits to DakshinaChitra, a “living museum” dedicated to showcasing South Indian culture, and the Madras Crocodile Bank.
- A private guided tour of seaside Mahabalipuram
- Get a first-hand peek at World Heritage-listed rock carvings
- Meet reptiles at Madras Crocodile Bank
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Chennai included
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Pickup and drop-off (Airport / Hotels in Chennai)
Transport by private air-conditioned vehicle
All expenses related to vehicle
Link for Self-Guided Tour (Written with Audio)
Mamallapuram Monuments Tickets (if that option chosen)
Food and drinks
Departure & Return
Departure PointTraveler pickup is offered
Pick-up and Drop-off from Airport / Hotels in Chennai, Your driver and vehicle details will be sent to you in message at least 6 hours prior to your pickup time.
- Chennai Airport, Chennai (Madras) India
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Madras Crocodile Bank is closed on Mondays due to a weekly holiday
- Dakshinachitra is closed on Tuesday due to weekly holiday
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- OPERATED BY Uvamai Niche Tourism
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
- For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
- Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
- Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
Learn more about cancellations.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Private Tour to Mahabalipuram from Chennai?
A:The policy on face masks and attendee health is:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
What is the policy on sanitization during Private Tour to Mahabalipuram from Chennai?
A:The policy on sanitization is:
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What is the social distancing policy during Private Tour to Mahabalipuram from Chennai?
A:The policy on social distancing is:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
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