Mahabalipuram is the famous Rock Cut Temple on the shore of Tamilnadu, it was built around 2500 years ago and is popularly known as Tsunami Temple because it survived the tsunami in 2004 and is still intact. There are many wonders in this place, so let’s go Explore the travel routes, places to visit nearby, and the total cost of the budget involved.
What Exactly is Mahabalipuram Famous For?
Mahabalipuram is the Rock Cut Temple, Constructed during the period of Pallavas Time, It has depictions of many Hindu Folklores and also the History of Trade happened at Mahabalipuram, Many Chinese kings were carved because the Chinese explorers came to Tamilnadu Around 2000 Years ago.
Along with the Temple, Mahabalipuram Beach is also one of the famous Tourist Spot, Here and there you’ll see the Museum of Many Sea Shells.
Best Season to Visit
Any Season you can visit Mahabalipuram, But Becareful Summers are horrible down the south, So please take care of dehydration and any Motion Sickness, If you have no time other than summer, Then you can still go No issues.
Important Places to Visit
- Shore Temple
- Olakkaneswara Temple
- Mahabalipuram Beach
- Krishna’s Butter Ball
- Tiger Caves
- Salt Lake
- Varaha Cave
Visiting the Temple is the Only Activity, Also for anyone who is interested in Temple and architecture I recommend you to watch Praveen Mohan Videos Because he Explains Better than all the other Guides and Trust me, You’ll be baffled and stunned with the Temples Architecture, Ill provide the Link Below.
How to Approach to Places
Just Reach to Chengalpattu Via Train, Click here for Train List
From There Automatically there are many Cabs and Bus services will be available.
For International Tourists Visit Government Tourism or Book Rooms in OYO and Explore Yourself, Book Ola or Uber from there, Cab Costs almost 50$ Up and Down for reaching and exploring.
For Indians Tourism Bus Costs are Cheaper and Best, Taxis Costs same 2500.
Budget Plans , Travel and Route
Mahabalipuram is Full and Temples and Beach Ride, So to Explore Completely it Just Takes 2 Days, The Affordable Budget Cost and Plan are explained below for Different Category.
For Solo Travelers and Nomads
For Solo Travelers, One of the Cheapest and Best Options Available is Railway Retiring Rooms, They are very cheapest and only 200 per day, If you want to skip those 200, You can Keep your Luggage in the Cloak room and Travel, For Washroom and other Activities you’ll be charged just 20rs and if you want to stay for 12 hrs Charge is just 100rs, Complete details are given in this link, Click Here
For People Traveling in Cars
For people who want to travel in cars and Save Budget, Depending upon 4 seaters or 6 seaters, there is also the best option for you guys.
Petrol Bunks like Bharath petroleum or HP or Indian Oil at few places specifically built certain rooms, Like Bharath Petroleum has “Ghar Sansar” where you’ll get Washroom with excellent facilities like Even Geysers, Also Maintenance will be Excellent
For Couples and others
For Families and Couples, Just Book Oyo rooms or else Take Government Tourism Accommodation, In my View, Oyo rooms are better to stay and independently explore places, 1 day Stay is enough.
Happy and Safe Journey.
Some of the information like Places to Visit is taken from Google, And Some Content is Posted same from Other Posts from this site as this comes under Series of Either Country, State, or Continent