Marina beach

One of the longest city beaches in the world, the Marina stretches 5km from the harbour at the southeastern corner of George Town to San Thom Cathedral . With its natural sandy beauty and spacious promenade and beautiful gardens, the beach is a major attraction for tourists visiting Chennai. 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.