Mylapore, Chennai

Mylapore | One of the best places to visit in Chennai

LocationElliot's Beach, Chennai (Map)
Entry Fee & TimingsNo Information.
Place TypeTemple, Religious Place
Place visit withFriends, Solo, Parants, Youngsters
Best time to visitMay, June, July, August
Nearest MetroThousand Lights Metro Station (2 KM) AG DMS Metro Station (2 KM) Teynampet Metro Station (2 KM) Nandanam Metro Station (2 KM)

About Mylapore

Mylapore (Mayilapore) is located in the central part of the city of Chennai, India. It is one of the oldest residential parts of the city. Mylapore is also known as Thirumayilai. The region is considered to be the birthplace of the famous Tamil philosopher Valluvar. The word Mylapore is derived from the Tamil "மயில்" (mayil arparikkum ur), which means "the land of the peacock's scream".

Interesting facts about Mylapore

  1. This area is believed to be the birthplace of the famous Tamil philosopher Valluvar.
  2. Mylapore is known for its tree-lined avenues, Kapaleshwara Temple, Kacheri Mausam and Ramakrishna Math among many others.
  3. The San Thome Basilica which houses the tomb of Thomas the Apostle is in Mylapore.

How to reach Mylapore

By Bus:- The nearest bus station to Mylapore is YMIA which is at a walking distance of 2 minutes.

By Train:- Near Mylapore is Mundakani Amman Kovil Smt station which is 7 mins walking distance.

By Road:- You can also take auto or rickshaw to reach Myplore.

Nearby famous places

  • Ramakrishna Temple 9 minutes away
  • Shirdi Sai Baba Temple 9 minutes away
  • Vaira Maligai 6 minutes away
  • Sri Audikesava Perumal Peyalvar Temple 8 minutes away
  • Arulmigu Sri Veera Anjanayer Temple 8 minutes away
  • San Thome Church 16 minutes away
  • Luz Anjaneyar Temple 9 minutes away
  • Mundakaneeyaman Temple 9 minutes away
  • Sri Malleeswarar Temple 11 minutes away
  • Kapaleeshwarar Temple 32 minutes away

Mylapore FAQs:

𝒜. It is located at Elliot's Beach, Chennai.

𝒜. Entry fee and timings information of the Mylapore: No Information..

𝒜. You should visit Mylapore during May, June, July, August months for best experience.

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