Chennai - Cultural Heritage

Chennai, formerly Madras is the fourth largest city in India and the capital of Tamil Nadu in South India, it is located on the beautiful Coromandel Coast in the Bay of Bengal. The center of the Dravidian culture, the city is the showcase of India cultural heritage. The city was once occupied by Portuguese and Dutch traders who created a trading hub in the region, the modern city of the Chennai was developed from a British settlement called Fort St. George, which was merged with surrounding villages.

Chennai is a sprawling city with interesting things to see and do in almost every locality, the warm and slightly humid whether makes it difficult to walk for too long, to explore the city in all heat-ridden glory, you should consider the AC bus hire in Chennai by Busandticket. Here some of the interesting sights too see in this ancient yet modern metropolis.

Marina Beach

There is the nothing quite like an early morning or evening stroll on the 3 km long Marina beach, the fresh sea breeze alongside the lapping velar waters of Bay of Bengal is only 18 km from the airport, and just a few hundred rupees using Busandticket. The Madras light house is located on the Southside of the beach, The ocean view are beat enjoyed with regret, following a relaxing trip back using the AC bus services of Busandticket.

  
  

Vivekananda House

Vivekananda House or Vivekananda Illam, in Tamil, is a museum dedicated to the life and works of Swami Vivekananda, the great Indian spiritual leader and philosopher. The building contain a permanent photo exhibition of its life, it contain many impressive high-tech display using augmented reality and 3D reproductions.

The Swami was supposed to stay here in 1987 and drew huge crowds when he spoke.

  
  

San Thome

The St. Thomas Cathedral Basilica, San Thome, is believed to build over the remains of St. Thomas, an apostle of Jesus Christ, the Portuguese built it in the 16th century, it is still considered a sacred place of pilgrimage for Christian around the world, the cathedral is sparkling white, against a seascape only 17 km from the airport and is a beautiful sanctuary when you want a bit of quite. If you use bus services of Busandticket the Cathedral is only minutes away later your trip to Marina Beach.

  
  

Kapaleeshwar Temple

The Kapaleeshwar Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva a fantastic specimen of Tamilian temple architecture is just a 30 minute drive from Chennai International Airport covered by the part of Busandticket default bus services, it has vivid statuettes in multiple colors pillared mandaps and the tall and stately gopuram.

This wondrous city has all that one could hope for in terms of art, culture, religion, spirituality, and food, Chennai is also a modern city with malls, international chain restaurant, and active nightlife, you should eliminate the hassle of travelling within the city by looking for only the best bus services of Busandticket.

  
  

To visit these places, book bus tickets online with www.busandticket.com . There are several buses in busandticket.com so you can book your tickets online according to your comfort. Travelling through bus will be a beautiful experience because you will get to see beautiful nature through out the window.

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