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Light House

Marina Beach Rd | Mylapore, Chennai (Madras), India
+91 44 2498 5598
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Marina Beach Rd | Mylapore, Chennai (Madras), India
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+91 44 2498 5598
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"marina beach"
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"eye view"
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"small museum"
in 11 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great view and the ticket pricing is also very cheap, affordable.. With a great amazing view of the marina beach and Elevator is available and the best time to view is evenings with good quality time,.

Thank reddaiah k
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went right to the top and was certainly not disappointed by the AMAZING view! Gave me a whole different perspective of Chennai!

Thank PalomaRao
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Its one of the few lighthouses in the world with a elevator and probably the only working one in the city limits. Located on the marina beach. Its a 10 floor structure, with radar and beacon(light source) on 10th Floor. 10th floor is accessible to...More

Thank rishabhjhawar
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visitors are allowed to see the light house on timing basis. .the ticket rate is affordable . Best view of marina can be seen from its top ..the acces for the top can be through steps or lift ..must visit place

1  Thank Abdul wahaab D
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very nice view if visited at 4 to 6 in evening. Seems seeing the whole world standing and the coastal breeze is quiet awesome.

Thank Noorul Q
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Cool place to unwind in evening along with a good road to take a stroll. Nice view but should be with family or friends to enjoy

Thank SUHAIL R
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Marina beach is second longest flat beach in Asia. Neat & Clean. It also has Food stalls which serve nice foodies.

Thank Rakesh B
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

It's a must visit place when visiting Chennai. One can also go to the upper deck to enjoy a complete city and ocean view. Open until 6:00 pm.

1  Thank Luxury T
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

here you can view almost entire chennai from the top of the light house. this was closed for around 20 years, but recently they engaged more safety for the public and opened the view point from top of the satellite. a lovely experience

5  Thank Nirmal R
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Worth visiting this place, you can get tickets at the entrance for 20 INR. open from 3 to 5:30pm. the view it gurantees will be the take away. Awesome View. sea breeze will hit you hard and nice, and the beach road and coastline view...More

1  Thank H053R
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Vishal D
16 December 2017|
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Response from Cbvp | Reviewed this property |
there is a lift to go to the top floor. i dont remember the exact fee but it is not high. there is a museum below, which is worth seeing if interested in the old equipment that was used in light houses. this is less than... More
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Sivackshan
18 April 2017|
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Response from Alone_You_go | Reviewed this property |
Tickets are available at light house only. It is not available online.
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Sivackshan
18 April 2017|
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Response from the_tanmoy | Reviewed this property |
Bags are allowed - don't worry! They have a ticket counter at the gate, you can keep big luggage, if you want to...
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