Stay at Park Plaza Chennai OMR for easy access to all the things to do that make Chennai one of India’s most popular tourist destinations, from shopping at the Phoenix Market City mall to touring art galleries at the Government Museum. More adventures await you at Elliot’s Beach, just eight kilometers away from your spacious hotel room or suite. If you’re traveling with kids, head to the Arignar Anna Zoological Park for a fun afternoon with more than 2,300 animals, or try skiing, boating, and windsurfing at Muttukadu Boat House.
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Government Museum Chennai
9.02 mi / 14.52 km from the hotel
View natural-history specimens and archaeological finds, including a collection of more than 1,500 bronze figures, at this vast museum. The complex is also home to a children’s museum and traditional and modern art galleries.
Theosophical Society Adyar
4.9 mi / 7.88 km from the hotel
Wander the sprawling gardens and visit temples of various faiths at this society’s headquarters. Learn more about theosophy and its theories on divine wisdom.
8.11 mi / 13.05 km from the hotel
Forming the eastern shore of the Bay of Bengal, Marina Beach stretches eight miles from Fort St. George to Mahabalipuram, making it one of the longest beaches in the world.
6.71 mi / 10.8 km from the hotel
Admire the intricate carvings, impressive architecture, and picturesque “tank” (a rainwater-storage pool) at this sacred place dedicated to Shiva. The complex hosts a large spring festival and others throughout the year.
Fort St. George
10.1 mi / 16.25 km from the hotel
Discover the 17th-century history of colonial India with a tour of the Fort Museum and St. Mary’s Church, one of the oldest British churches in India.
8.26 mi / 13.29 km from the hotel
Browse your favorite brands, enjoy dinner, and then catch a movie at Express Avenue, one of the area’s largest malls and entertainment destinations.
4.83 mi / 7.77 km from the hotel
Enjoy a virtual tour of the night sky projected inside the domed ceiling of this planetarium, which is part of the Tamilnadu Science and Technology Centre.