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Valluvar Kottam
Valluvar KottamValluvar Kottam, Tirumurthy Nagar, Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600034, India

Valluvar kottam is a monument in Chennai, dedicated to the classical Tamil poet and philosopher Valluvar.

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Connemara Public Library
Connemara Public Library2.41 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

One of the four National Depository Libraries which receives a copy of all books, newspapers, and periodicals published in India. Situates in a British era building with great architecture.

Government Museum Chennai
Government Museum Chennai2.51 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

One of the most famous sightseeing spots in Chennai. there is a huge collection of artifacts and so many objects relating geology, archaeology, zoology, anthropology, etc.

Chetpet Ecopark
Chetpet Ecopark2.51 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

This is a nice venue for boating and fishing. Auge walkway is there around the lake and it is decorated very well.

Arulmigu Kapaleeswarar Temple
Arulmigu Kapaleeswarar Temple3.82 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

Kapaleeswarar temple is a Hindu temple dedicated to the god Shiva located in Mylapore. The temple is an ancient one that was built around the 7th century in Dravidian architecture.wh

Chennai Marina Lighthouse
Chennai Marina Lighthouse4.39 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

A lighthouse situated in the Marina beach Chennai facing the bay of Bengal on the east coast of the Indian subcontinent.

Marina Beach
Marina Beach4.43 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

Marina beach is a natural urban beach in Chennai along the Bay of Bengal. this is the longest natural beach in the country.

Santhome basilica church
Santhome basilica church4.56 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

It is a Roman Catholic minor basilica in the Santhome city of Chennai which was built in16 th century by Portuguese explorers.

Dr MGR Memorial
Dr MGR Memorial4.84 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

Mgr memorial is a memorial structure built on the Marina beach adjacent to the Anna memorial. This memorial is built in the memory of former chief minsiter and actor DR M.G Ramachandran and his protege J. Jayalalitha whose bodies were buried at this site.

Anna Memorial
Anna Memorial4.90 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

This is a memorial structure built in the Marina beach Chennai in memory of the former chief minister of Tamilnadu Mr Annadurai.

Guindy National Park
Guindy National Park5.53 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

Guindy national park is a protected area of Tamilnadu and the 8th smallest national park in India and one of the very few national parks situated inside a city.

Chennai Rail Museum
Chennai Rail Museum6.31 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

The Chennai Rail Museum is a railway museum in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. The museum opened on 16 April 2002 on the premises of the Furnishing Division of the Integral Coach Factory near Villivakkam.

Madras War Cemetery
Madras War Cemetery6.86 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

The cemetery is spread over an area of 2.75 acres and contains 856 Commonwealth burials of the second-word war.

Elliots Beach
Elliots Beach6.99 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

This beach is the endpoint of the Marina beach shore. A prominent landmark on this beach is the Karl schmiditt memorial.

St. Thomas Mount National Shrine
St. Thomas Mount National Shrine7.58 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

A small hillock in the Chennai city. The ancient Syrian church community of India traces the origin of their church here.

Puzhal aeri lake
Puzhal aeri lake14.61 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

Also known as the Red hills lake. It is one of the two rainfed reservoirs that supplies water to the Chennai city.

Arignar Anna Zoological Park
Arignar Anna Zoological Park26.06 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

This is the first public zoo in India, affiliated with the central zoo authority of India.

The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Centre for Herpetology

This is to promote the conservation of the reptiles and amphibians and theirhabitats through education scientifc research and captive breeding.

Krishna's Butter Ball
Krishna's Butter Ball48.71 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

A gigantic granite boulder resting on a short incline in the historical town of Mahabalipuram. The boulder is approximately 6 meters high and 5 meters wide and weighs around 250 tons.

Descent of the Ganges
Descent of the Ganges48.84 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

Descent of the Ganges is a huge rock monument located on West Raja Street in Mahabalipuram. Carved in the 7th century during the Pallava reign on the face of an enormous boulder, this along with the adjacent carving, Arjuna's Penance, is one of the largest open-air rock sculptures in the world.

Shore Temple
Shore Temple48.92 KMs away from Valluvar Kottam

This 8th-century temple is so named because it overlooks the shore of the Bay of Bengal. This is recognized by UNESCO as a world heritage site because of its architecture, history, and heritage.