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Customer Travel Tips for Chennai

51% Avg. city rating Rated by 11 customers

Activities / excursions 47%

Restaurants / eating out 56%

Shopping 55%

Chilling out / relaxing 35%

Getting around / public transport 56%

Sightseeing 51%

Culture 65%

Nightlife / partying 45%

Value for money 51%

Customer Travel Tips for Chennai

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78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
78% Avg. rating


01 Feb 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Work / volunteering

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Take time

Liked: Diversity

Disliked: No

47% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 60%
47% Avg. rating


07 Mar 2014

Customer Travel Tip: Don't go to this hostel

Liked: Did not stay

Disliked: This hostel

20% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 20%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 20%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 20%
20% Avg. rating


27 Feb 2014

Customer Travel Tip: no coment

Liked: no coment

Disliked: no coment

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
62% Avg. rating


17 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: the beach experience might not be how you expect, but it is how the tamils live it

Liked: to see a tamil city without foreigners touristic influence

Disliked: dust, dirt, trash on the street

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
62% Avg. rating


27 Jun 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: don't go to Chennai for sightseeing purpose if you have other opptions.

Liked: culture

Disliked: too hot

42% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 40%
42% Avg. rating


24 Jun 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: If you manage to figure out the bus routes, you don't have to deal with the rickshaw touts.

Liked: The street food.

Disliked: Chennai is a dusty, sprawling city which has comparatively little to offer.

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
62% Avg. rating


28 Mar 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: be well prepared for how how it is..

Liked: chennai is not my kind of place, too noisy and crowded, but i am not much fan of citites anyway. except for this, the people here seem much more laid back than north india.

Disliked: as i wrote above, i am not much of a city person, so chennai was only so-so

20% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 20%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 20%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 20%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 20%
20% Avg. rating


22 Mar 2013

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Don't go. Avoid this hellhole like the plague.

Liked: Nothing

Disliked: There is nothing of interest to the traveler here. Some cops told me I wasn't allowed on the beach, despite hundreds of other people walking around. I suspect I was the wrong color.

53% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
53% Avg. rating


09 Aug 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Beach / sunbathing Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: stay away of it.

Liked: not much just the big city.

Disliked: too much people and very noisy constantly day and night.

33% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 40%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 40%
33% Avg. rating


26 Jul 2012

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Keep your stay as short as possible.

Liked: Some good street food can be found.

Disliked: Pretty much everything: noisy, dirty, chaotic, unfriendly.

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51% Avg. city rating Rated by 11 customers

Activities / excursions 47%

Restaurants / eating out 56%

Shopping 55%

Chilling out / relaxing 35%

Getting around / public transport 56%

Sightseeing 51%

Culture 65%

Nightlife / partying 45%

Value for money 51%

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