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Marina Beach

Marina Beach of Tamil Nadu is the longest beach of India is Marina Beach, comprising of golden sand, good surf and a shimmering clean blue sea. It is counted among one of the longest beaches in Asia.
Marina beach is located on the eastern side of Chennai, adjoining the Bay of Bengal. Watching the sun set and Sun rise from the beach is a fascinating experience.

This Beach of Tamil Nadu is 12-km long stretch was made beautiful by the wonderful facelift given by Governor Mount Stuart Elephantine Grant Duff in the early 1880's, and is Chennai's major tourist attraction today. Close to the Marina beach is the aquarium, which has some of the most exotic collection of tropical sea fishes and fresh water fishes.

This Marina Beach aquarium gives a chance to have a closer look at the aquatic life. The Ice House, which was used to store ice brought from Great Lakes in North America, is south to the Aquarium.

The Marina Beach of Tamil Nadu India is surrounded by buildings that date back to the British Raj - The Senate House of the University of Madras and the office of the Director General of Police

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Look from Marina Beach and you will find the famous Presidency College and Chepauk Palace. Though bathing and swimming can be dangerous, as the undercurrent is very strong, even then people come for swimming here. In the evenings, the beach is virtually a fair ground with various kinds of entertainment and food stalls lining the beach.

Marina Beach with its natural sandy beauty and spacious promenade and beautiful gardens, the Marina beach is a major attraction for tourists visiting Chennai. One can even shop around the beach, with local vendors hawking wares ranging from shell and glass baubles to kites and fruit juices.

The Beach of Marina is however, is large enough to accommodate all visitors as well as the hawkers and is often the venue for important state functions. There are also facilities of pony rides at the beach site, which attract the children's interest the most.

Activities on Marina Beach

In the evenings, the beach is virtually a fair ground with various kinds of entertainment and food stalls lining the beach. The Sunday afternoon market is a place to visit.

The large beach is often the venue for important state functions. Kite flying is a common sport with the children at the beach and there are also facilities for pony rides. As the undercurrent is very strong, bathing and swimming can be dangerous, and should be done with utmost care.

Major Attractions on Marina Beach

The major attractions of the beach is situated on the beach ,the Anna and MGR samadhis which are the memorials of the most popular former Chief Ministers of the State attract good crowd everyday.

An aquarium is also located on the Marina Beach. Some of the most beautiful buildings in Chennai such as the University of Madras, Senate-House, Chepauk Palace, Presidency College, P.W.D office and Ice House are located on the beach drive.

How to Reach Marina Beach

By Air: Chennai has an airport with both domestic and international terminals. Regular flights connect Chennai with the major cities within the country and also with countries like USA, Singapore, U.K, etc.
By Rail: Chennai is well connected by rail with the important towns of India.
By Road: State transport buses and private buses connect Chennai with the major towns and cities within the country.


 
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