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Besant Nagar Beach

6th Avenue, Chennai (Madras) 600090, India
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6th Avenue, Chennai (Madras) 600090, India
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"velankanni church"
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"nagar beach"
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"less crowd"
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"eating joints"
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"street food"
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"idli"
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"decent crowd"
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"food joints"
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"early morning"
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"sea food"
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"during weekends"
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"cool breeze"
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"sea breeze"
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"nice place"
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place is calm compared to marina beach but the place do not lie back in beauty it is equally beautifull and pleasing

Thank movies H
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Reviewed today

This beach is a very happening place to go with a group of friends or family if you want to spend a lovely evening.. The beach is lovely with the walk area and surrounded by several restaurants at a walkable distance. A nice dinner after...More

Thank shabeena2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We got a chance to visit this beach on Sunday evening. Crowed beach. You will get various kinds of seafood in the stalls near the beach. The beach itself is an average beach and can be avoided if running out of time. Location is a...More

Thank BHMDUDE
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the cleaner beaches in Chennai. The wind is good and you can find some good cafes and restaurants around as well. Restricted to go close to the water after 10 PM i guess.

Thank Danishdeep
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This beach is not so clean that is the reason I have rated it less and some issue with other facilities.

Thank Nithish M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are visiting chennai do visit this beach. It is a regular beach but decently crowded and yes not to froget lots of food stalls available with game stalls.

Thank VishShah31
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A small beach with lots of restaurants around. Good to travel in the eveing.Nice for a morning walk too

Thank sneha sweety l
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dirty. My friend recomemded me the besant nahar beach as clean but when went there it was diaster in it self. Liked the beach as it was not that deep with strong waves

Thank Jitin T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this place is very lively...there are lots of people who come here especially in the evening... there are lots of restraurants also in this area...one must visit this place at least once..

Thank ankurkandoi
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to hangout, walk around,munch some yummies & enjoy nature. Go as often as you can. Can be a bit crowded at times but worth it

Thank SWLN
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Romeo R
15 November 2016|
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Response from AshishDas | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the timing is relative, you should check the sun rise timing schedule and then go accordingly. If you are lucky, you can get a very good sunrise view. The crowd, at that time of the day, is generally trickling. In any... More
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davisrases
6 January 2016|
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Safety wise its fine but, police patrol is the problem. Chennai don't have night life unless you are very rich and local person.
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