5 Best Tourist Places in Mahabalipuram

Mahabalipuram is also known as Mamallapuram which is located in Kanchipuram district, Tamil Nadu, India. Mahabalipuram is just 60 Km away from Chennai (capital of Tamil Nadu). Mahabalipuram is just 8 km surrounding with numerous historical monuments, stone carved statues, tower temple etc.


It is one the best weekend holiday destination for the people in south India. If you are planning to enjoy the holiday with you friends, family members or life partner then we prefer Mahabalipuram. Make your trip memorable by booking Beach Resorts in Mahabalipuram.

Here I am listing you 5 best tourist places in Mamallapuram which give you best relaxation from your regular routine life.

Pancha Rathas

Pancha Rathas has another name of Pandava rathas is a monument in Mamallapuram coromandel coast. This temple is for a hindu temple and constructed in the single rock. This temple has beautiful stone carving work and statues.

Shore Temple:

Shore temple is one of the tourist destinations which is build with granite in the 8th century (700-728 AD). Shore temple is an example of Pallavas architectural brilliance. You must visit stone carvings in shore temple at least once in your lifetime.

Krishna Mandapam:

Krishna Mandapam is the cave-cut temple built for lord Krishna. Sculptures of lord Indra, lord Krishna, and various wild animals are beautifully carved.


There are many caves in Mamallapuram with excellent sculptures, art, and architecture. Tiger cave, Varaha cave, Mahishasurvardhini Caves are the most popular caves in Mamallapuram.

Arjuna’s Penance:

Arjuna’s Penance is one of the UNESCO world heritage site located in coromandel coast of a bay of Bengal. 43 feet giant rock carving in a single boulder. All the sculptures are looking realistic and bind-blowing architecture.

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