9 days in Salem & Chennai Itinerary

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Salem
— 3 nights
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Chennai
— 4 nights

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Salem — 3 nights

Salem is a city in Salem district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Venture out of the city with trips to Namakkal (Namakkal Narasimha Temple & Anjaneya Temple). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kailasanathar Temple.

For reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Salem trip itinerary planner.

Chennai to Salem is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can drive to Chennai.
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Chennai — 4 nights

Detroit of South Asia

Chennai, a city hailed for its vibrant atmosphere and historic attractions, remains one of the most visited places in India.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chennai: Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams (in Tirupati) and Mahabalipuram (Shore Temple, Monuments at Mahabalipuram, &more). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapaleeshwarar Temple, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St George's Cathedral, kick back and relax at Marina Beach, and admire the landmark architecture of San Thome Church.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Chennai online vacation maker.

Traveling by car from Salem to Chennai takes 6.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in March, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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