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Old 1st August 2009, 21:23   #1
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Guys, are there any places worth visiting over a weekend around chennai? within around 150kms from chennai?
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You have the ECR and Pondy along the coast, and Yercaud towards Bangy..
Now since the climate has started to chill down, ECR and Pondy would be the best choice..
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If you are passionate in photographing,

Mahabalipuram is one place where you have good view of Dawn and Dusk, with Shore temple and several historical sculptures.

If you like birds, There is a place called Vedanthangal - Bird sanctuary 90kms from chennai (please check for the season)

If you like temples - Kanchipuram 67 kms from chennai

If you like Zoo - Vandalur outskirt of chennai

If you like nature, boating - Pichavaram, Near chidambaram (this is bit long than 150 kms, but worth visiting there) it is a Mangrove forest 250kms + from chennai
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