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Location

Address:

1/238 Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR), Semencherry, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, 600119

Nearest airport:

Domestic/International: Chennai International Airport, 25 kilometres

Hotel location:

The Kohinoor Asiana Hotel is located in Semmencherry is a suburb of Chennai on the east coast of India. Chennai (formerly known as Madras) is the capital of the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is a major business district, one of the world’s fastest growing cities, and is one of the major destinations for medical tourism.

Nearby attractions:

Fort St. George. Houses coins, silverware, arms, porcelain, documents and other artefacts from the colonial era.

Sri Parthasarathy Temple. Said to be the oldest in the city.

Kapaleeshwar Temple. Unique architecture, the main structure is 37 metres high and holds a festival in March and April.

Vellankani Shrine. Pristine white church overlooking the Bay of Bengal.

Thousand Lights Mosque. 1,000 lamps light up the hall of this beautiful, domed mosque with twin minarets.

Madras Crocodile Bank. 2,500 creates including alligators, snakes, sea turtles and water birds…. As well as crocodiles of course.

Besant Nagar Beach (previously Elliot’s Beach). Less crowded than Marina Beach, and with the famous Ashta Lakshmi Temple and the Velenganni Church and Schmidt Memorial.

Marina Beach. India’s largest beach extending from Fort St. George to Besant Nagar. Spectacular sunrises, lined by palm trees. Look out for the old lighthouse.

Arignar Anna Zoological Park. 35 kilometres from Chennai city centre, home to 1,500 species with an aviary, lion, deer and elephant safaris.

Muttukadu. Backwater area in the Bay of Bengal that is ideal for watersports, bird-watching and ocean-side dining spots.

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Kohinoor Asiana Hotel,
1/238, Old Mahabalipuram Road,
Semmencherry,

Chennai,

India
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