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Chennai Magic - Day Tours

21 - B - Camp Rd, Chennai (Madras) 600073, India
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Cooking in Chennai

I arrived late in Chennai and with my husband working, I really wanted to have local cooking... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
kimbowightman
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Wonderful guides!

My friends and I were in Chennai for a wedding and decided to book a tour for our free day. We went... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2018
sciggy
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New York City, New York
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We offer walking tours (for small groups of 2-6 people), customized car tours (for upto 4 people), and bus tours for groups. Our Tour Guides are a team of no-nonsense women who understand the history and culture of South India and will help you get under the skin of the city.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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21 - B - Camp Rd, Chennai (Madras) 600073, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I arrived late in Chennai and with my husband working, I really wanted to have local cooking experience. Deepa and Suba arranged a last minute trip for me by the morning. I had a wonderful warm host. She had prepared some of the food to...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

My friends and I were in Chennai for a wedding and decided to book a tour for our free day. We went to Mamallapuram and had the best time with Mirnalini. She was punctual, full of knowledge and made our day trip so memorable. We...More

2  Thank sciggy
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

My wife and I retained Chennai Magic to organize a trip for the two of us through south India. It was an amazing 10 days. The south is definitely different than north India and every bit as spectacular. The temples, heritage sites, Pondicherry, tea plantations...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic tour with Kala She is magical and genuine, gained so much knowledge about India. She comes highly recommended

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Reviewed 6 June 2017

We booked a tour of Mamallapuram. Chennai Magic was very responsive over email about the booking. Our driver picked us up from our hotel on time. Our guide was Aby (not sure of the spelling!) and she was great. Very knowledgeable about these UNESCO heritage...More

1  Thank buchlauren
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

After showing us Fort St. George our knowledgeable guide, Abirami, walked us through the Parthasarathy Temple in Triplicane during late afternoon services. Fascinating. The next morning she took us to Georgetown, where she managed to get us inside the historic little Armenian Church, and then...More

1  Thank Wendell D
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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We did two days of tours and absolutely loved them. Both guides were helpful and really knew their stuff. Could not recommend this tour company highly enough.

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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

After arriving in Chennai early in the morning I decided to join the Marina and Fort St George tour to get a first impression of the city. My tour guide was very helpful and accomodating - although the Kapaleeshwarar temple was closing very soon she...More

1  Thank Mario F
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

We took a morning tour with Abirami and she was knowledgable, charismatic, and answered all of our questions honestly. Though I am from Chennai originally (and now live abroad), the tour taught me more than I ever knew -- and my parents, who came with...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2016

I traveled with my teenage daughter to Chennai for a days and we were looking for unique things to do, that would include a guide, and provide at least a somewhat cultural experience. We ended up booking 2 tours. One custom city tour visiting Mylapore...More

2  Thank ejvarela
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Calu R
29 September 2017|
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Response from Deepa_Krishnan | Property representative |
Please contact us via the Chennai Magic website.
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Celia M
23 August 2015|
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Response from Deepa_Krishnan | Property representative |
Dear Celia, I received your email and have replied to it. Regards, Deepa
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