Chennai also known as Madras, is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal, it is one of the great travel places to visit in terms of culture, heritage, temples, beaches, museums and medical. The traditional and de facto gateway of South India, Chennai is among the most-visited Indian cities by foreign tourists. It was ranked the 36th-most visited city in the world for the year 2019.  

Tourism-guide publisher Lonely Planet named Chennai as one of the top ten cities in the world to visit in 2015.

Chennai was named the "hottest" city (city worth visiting and worth living in for long term) by the BBC, citing the mixture of both modern and traditional values.

National Geographic mentioned Chennai as the only South Asian city to feature in its 2015 "Top 10 food cities" list. 

Chennai was also named the ninth-best cosmopolitan city in the world by Lonely Planet

In October 2017, Chennai was added to the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) list for its rich musical tradition.

What can you do or experience differently in Chennai?

  • Culinary - Chennai is popular for its Filter Coffee, South Indian Meal. 

  • Museum Walks - Chennai Egmore Museum is the 2nd oldest Musuem in India. Other museums are Fort St. George, Dakshina Chitra

  • Cultural Centres - Dakshina Chitra, Kalashetra

  • Music - Carnatic Music

  • Heritage temples / worship places / monuments - 9th Century built Mahabalipuram UNESCO Rock cut monuments, Kanchipuram temples, Kapaleshwar Temple, St. Thomas Mount, Santhome Church, St. Marry's Church in Fort St. George, St. Andrew's Church in Egmore, Armenian Church, and much more
  • Beaches - World's 2nd longest Marina Beach, Besant Nagar Beach, and much more 
  • Adventures - Birding, WaterSports such as Kovalam Beach Surfing, Chennai Wind Sailing, Muttukadu Boating, etc. 

Why should you choose KeyTerns for your Chennai Experiences?

  • To get subject matter expert curated trips

  • To get best local activities and experiences as KeyTerns is headquartered in Chennai. 

  • To get innovative trips


For any queries, please message us on WhatsApp or +917550042234

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Chennai, Curated Birding with spot scope, 2 to 4 Hours - Tour
  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • 4 Hours

Chennai, Curated Birding with spot scope, 2 to 4 Hours

₹ 1,500

Some parts of Chennai and some outside are becoming wonderful bird watching sites. How nice will it be to go with a Birding Curator using a high quality Spotting Scope / Binocular? Join the Birdwatching trip to enjoy your time. Highlights: – Curated birding trip with the high end Spotting Scope / Binocular – Birdwatching in an interesting areas depending on the season as chosen by the Birding Curator. – Birdwatching, learning several species of birds, their behaviours, sound and life. Cost: Please check with us. A. Join Our Vehicle (JOV) With Our Curation – Please check with us. Includes Curation and Transport and excludes Food, Entry Fee, Camera / Video fees, All fees for Foreigner, and anything other than inclusions. B. Bring Your Vehicle Or Join Carpool With Our Curation – Please check with us. Includes Curation and excludes Transport, Food, Entry Fee, Camera / Video fees, All fees for Foreigner, and anything other than inclusions. C. Do it Yourself – Please check with us. Please contact 7550042234 / to book. Photo album: Click here 1 and Click here 2 Anything other than inclusions. Any cost related to optional spots / items. Note: Venue, Curator details, etc. will be shared once the registration is complete. Sequence given is indicative. Itinerary is subject to change Package booking terms: 100% to be paid for booking. Birding Curator Curator profile: Curator is Subbu. He is a passionate Birder. He can identify a bird by listening to the sound. He has contributed a lot to the Bird counting and is part of various Birding organizations. He uses high quality Spotting Scope or Binoculars to spot the birds at distance and explains.     #BirdWatching, #Birding, #Telescope, #SpottingScope, #BirdSanctuary, #Flamingos, #Ornithology, #Ornithologist To get regular updates on this trip and future trips, kindly join the Birding WhatsApp group:  

3 Hours Mindfulness Coaching with Meditation - Tour
  • Triplicane, Tamil Nadu
  • 3 Hours

3 Hours Mindfulness Coaching with Meditation

₹ 1,000

This 3 hours trip is designed for those who are seeking to achieve mindfulness to keep the mind calm. Who will be benefitted from this trip? One who wants to know the mindfulness techniques based on India's Spiritual tradition along with Western's philosophy One who is seeking a simple but a powerful meditation technique One who wants to know Vivekananda and his teachings Why should someone choose this trip? To get the simple understanding of the functioning of the mind that solves majority of life problems To get a mindfulness state and a powerful lifetime learning of a meditation technique To experience the Meditation in a meditation hall where Vivekananda stayed and meditated. To have better understanding of mindfulness by watching a Mind your mind 3D Movie and chatting with the Master To understand Spiritual tradition of India and their philosophies while walking around the popular Chennai beach and visiting the Vivekananda House to explore its Beach, Culture, Filter Coffee and much more.  Meeting Point - Vivekananda House, Chennai Beach Road. Itinerary Meeting the Mindfulness Master over a cup of South Indian Filter Coffee Meditation Teaching Visiting Vivekananda Memorial on the Chennai Beach, Watching 3D Movie, Practising Meditation Walking on the Chennai Beach, chatting with the Mindfulness Master    About the Mindfulness Master who will be leading Mr. Chandrasekar is a is a Wellness Master who is a Meditation Trainer, Life Coach, and a Spiritual / Philosophy Teacher. He has a deep understanding of the human mind and spirituality, mastered various techniques, and has a wide range of knowledge in a different school of philosophies. He has spent years having a deeper understanding about mind, philosophy, and human behaviour. He studied the thinker’s mind like JK, UG Krishnamurti, Osho, Dostoevsky, Alexander Solzhenitsyn, Louise Hay and Sri Bagavath; explored Philosophies like existentialism, phenomenalism, Absurdism, Vendatha, communism, capitalism.

Chennai Museum walk by Heritage Storyteller, 2 Hours - Tour
  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • 2 Hours

Chennai Museum walk by Heritage Storyteller, 2 Hours

₹ 1,000

2 Hours Chennai Museum walk with a Heritage Storyteller Chennai Egmore Museum, started in 1851, has rich collections. It is the second oldest museum in India after the Indian Museum in Kolkata. Museum has several galleries. either Stone gallery or Bronze gallery will be covered in this walk. Highlights: Led by the Heritage Storyteller, 4 dimensional narration that includes archaeological, historical, architectural and mythological   Learn about Egmore Museum, its origin, seeing rich and classic collection of artefacts. Understanding sculptors' creativity Much more... Latest reviews - "It was one of the best experiences. ...Vijay (Heritage Storyteller) was able to paint a wonderful picture around history, art, religion, science. Kudos." "It was really a mind blowing experience to know our past culture in detail and ancestors artistic talents on each sculptures." More on KeyTerns TripAdvisor page. Cost: Please check with us   INCLUDES: 1. Heritage Storyteller leading the walk EXCLUDES: 1. Any fees to be paid to Museum, 2. Transport upto Museum. Anything not covered in inclusions. Notes: Venue, Trip Leader details, etc. will be shared once the registration is complete. Sequence given is indicative. Itinerary is subject to change Package booking terms: 100% to be paid for booking. 100% money will be refunded if KeyTerns is not doing the trip or Paid money will be refunded after deducting 5% refund charges if the guest informs the organizer before 6 hours of trip start time. Please contact 7550042234 / for booking. High level plan: 1. Book first, 2. Get the confirmation, 3. Pay, 4. Meet the Trip Leader at venue and buy Museum tickets, 5. Join the Group Museum walk with the Trip Leader. Photo album: Museum Album - Courtesy - guests Places to visit: Stone gallery at Chennai Egmore Museum. Page Museum Photo Courtesy: sendyl.travelogue Trip Leader profile: Trip is generally led by Vijay, Heritage Storyteller, Historian, Excavation Specialist, Archaeology Researcher and a Wildlife Short film maker. He is passionate in Heritage and Culture, and has received several recognitions, appreciations, certifications for his work. #Museum, #Heritage, #Archaeologist, #KeyTerns, #Historian, #Sculpture, #Archaeology

Chennai, 9 Seater Yacht Sailing, Hourly - Tour
  • Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • 2 Nights

Chennai, 9 Seater Yacht Sailing, Hourly

₹ 13,000

Would you like to celebrate Birthdays / Anniversaries / Family outing / Corporate outing / Employee Recognition / Friends outing? Join our *Boat Trip or Yacht Trip* at Royal Madras Yacht Club and have some fantastic experience at the sea’. Suitable for anyone, no age limit. Let’s get your adrenaline pumped with our 9.3 Metre lifestyle yacht. What do you get? – Ride a on a 9 seater private Yacht, Music System and Fishing rods on board. – Briefing about Chennai Port, Ocean – 1 Hour, 2 Hours, 3 Hours Sailing available with Life vest – Mesmerizing experience of being inside Chennai Port with rustic and gigantic ships, viewing some of the old ships. – Get a hands on feel on how to drive the boat Why should you choose a Party Boat? – Encouraging Kids to use vacations and to educate them about ocean stories and safe sea adventure – You can celebrate birthdays / anniversaries / recognitions / events – If evening is chosen, one can see a beautiful Sun set. Photo albums: 9 Seater Yacht Experience Video For details & booking, please contact +7550042234 / Note: – Only Indian Citizens are allowed. – Trip starts at Madras Port entry point. Exact time & venue of assembling will be informed to registered participants 2 days prior to Sailing date. – Apart from this, we do other water sports such as Sailing, Scuba Diving, Surfing, Row Boat, Rafting, Kayaking, and Jet Ski. We also organize cruise, houseboat, corporate, team outing, group and celebration trips for Birthdays and Anniversaries. For details and booking, please contact +7550042234 / ship tour in chennai, boat ride in chennai, chennai ship travel​, this is like a cruise or ship or a boat or a catamaran ride or a parasailing.