Tourist Places in Mahabalipuram

Places to Visit in Mahabalipuram

Mahabalipuram - #11 of 79 in Tamil Nadu |
Mahabalipuram Average Rating - 5.6/7 1 based on 3662 Ratings

Mahabalipuram is mostly preferred by travellers from Bangalore, Chennai. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Mahabalipuram is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Group. The best season or months to visit places in Mahabalipuram are February, March, October, November, December. There are 8 tourist places in Mahabalipuram, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Mahabalipuram can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Mahabalipuram for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Mahabalipuram Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Mahabalipuram, browse through photos & pictures, explore Mahabalipuram using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Mahabalipuram, which are great places to visit, are Mumu Surf Shop, Ganesh Ratha Temple, Thirukalukundram, Varaha Cave Temple, Trimurti Cave Temple. Mahabalipuram can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Mahabalipuram Tourist Places



  • Type: Temple
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Shore Temple, Mahabalipuram
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58 Ratings & 38 Reviews
Shore Temple, which dates back to 8th century AD, is a combination of three shrines. This temple also includes Vishnu temple, which is constructed in between two Shiva temples. Built using blocks of granite, the structure features Dravidian style, which is a beautiful creation... Read More »
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  • Type: Light House
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Mamallapuram Lighthouse, Mahabalipuram
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4.0 / 7 1
8 Ratings & 6 Reviews
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  • Type: Temple
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Sri Sthala Sayanaperumal Temple, Mahabalipuram
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Ranked 3 of 8
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2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Descent Of The Ganges, Mahabalipuram
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2 Ratings & 1 Review
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... Read More »
"Divine Descent"Dec 6, 2015
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Mumu Surf Shop, Mahabalipuram
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Ranked 5 of 8
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7.0 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
  • Type: Wildlife
crocodile Park, Mahabalipuram
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Ranked 6 of 8
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6.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
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  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Sculpture Museum, Mahabalipuram
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3 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Sculpture Museum in Mahabalipuram has approximately more than 3,000 collections of sculptures of gods and goddesses. These are monolithic statues depicting the reign of Gupta Empire, which are carved out from rocks. Buddhist sculptures are also present in this museum along... Read More »
"Very good"3 months ago "Sculptures And Fragments Display"Dec 6, 2015
Little Art Gallery, Mahabalipuram
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