Elliot's Beach, Chennai - Timings, Water Sports, Best Time to Visit

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Distance (From Chennai Central Railway Station): 13 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 2-3 Hours

Place Location: In Besant Nagar

Transportation Options: Bus / Cab / Auto

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 13 Kms from Chennai (located in Besant Nagar), The Elliot's Beach is a well known destination for people who seek relief from the crowded metropolitan life of the Chennai. The Adyar River drains into the sea here.

Popularly known as 'Bessie' among locals, this is an extremely calm and tranquil place. The Beach has become a popular hangout for the young generation. Elliot's Beach is also a favorite haunt of foreigners where they can peacefully take their sun bath.

The Ashtalakshmi Temple near the beach is around 20 years old and has modern style architecture. Velanganni Church is a pilgrim place for the Christians.

Elliot's Beach has good connectivity and transportation options from Chennai.

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