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Top Romantic Places to Visit in Chennai, India

Chennai serves as one of the main getaways to South India and has a flourishing neighborhood society and art scenes. This city is a journey to timeless Indian Romantic Destinations, rich in the fortunes of history, from temples and shrines to forts and palaces. Chennai is blessed with its long sandy white beaches that are clean and have clear blue water where you can have the most romantic experience of your life with your loved one. There are number of romantic places in Chennai where couples can enjoy quality time with their partners or with their love. Check out these best couples places in Chennai.

If you would like to visit Chennai for your honeymoon or as a romantic getaways then we have listed some of the most romantic destinations for you in Chennai. You can also plan to visit these places to make your valentine day special as well.

List of Some Popular Dating (Romantic) Places in Chennai

VGP Golden Beach

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VGP Golden Beach

VGP Golden Beach is a famous weekend holiday spot in Chennai. In the premises there is Swimming Pool, Go Carting, Dashing autos, Water Chutes, Cultural Shows, and so on. The breaking of the waves and the shrieking of the winds will unfold as a romantic music to you and your partner. It’s likewise a protected beach where one can go for a bath. There exists private velvety beach spot with gleaming sands – on the Marina, and also the world’s second longest beach.

Kishkinta wave pool

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Kishkinta amusement park in Chennai is spread over 120 acres of land of endless region with picturesque scenes, bushes, fountains, decorations and designs. It’s a theme water park with energizing dry rides which makes it a perfect end for Couples, to spend some beautiful romantic moments on a weekend trip with their partner.

Marina Beach in Chennai

Marina Beach in Chennai by Nagesh Jayaraman

Marina Beach

Marina Beach is among one of the longest beaches in Asia. Marina Beach is the Chennai’s major vacation spot today, embodying golden sand, good surf and a sparkling clean blue ocean. In the evening, the beach is essentially a fair ground with different sorts of amusement and food stalls lining the beach. In the Central area of Marina Beach most of the couples enjoy some quality time with each other.

Tips: Central section of Marina Beach is the de-facto lovers’ zone.

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Above Sea Level – The Raintree, Alwarpet

One of the best rooftop restaurants in Chennai for a romantic dinner. The 14th level rooftop resto-bar located in The Raintree Hotel that features a fantastic view of the Chennai skyline. Relax at a table under the stars and enjoy your favourite beverage with a selection of tasty meal of kebab and grilled entrees. They serve some amazing blends of cocktails.

  • Address: 120, St Mary’s Road, Alwarpet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600018
  • Timings: 7–11PM
  • Phone: 044 2430 4050
  • Cuisines: Continental, Mughlai, North Indian, Seafood
Covelong Beach in Chennai

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Covelong Beach

It is located on the Coromandel Coast of Bay of Bengal, where the shining sun, calm sea and shimmering sand form a unique aura of cheerfulness and magnetism. Covelong Beach is one of the most captivating and beautiful beaches which in the past was the most prominent port of the Nawabs of the Carnatic. Flanked by attractive and uplifting palm trees and glittering white sand with fascinating and colourful sea-shells, the picturesque beauty of this place makes it a well-known tourist destination.

Aqua Lounge in Park Hotel

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Aqua – The Park, Nungambakkam

Located in the Park Hotel in Chennai, Aqua lounge is another beautiful rooftop and poolside seating. A perfect place for couples to enjoy candle light dinner in Chennai and spend some quality time together.

  • Address: # 601, The Park, Anna Salai, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600006
  • Timings: 11AM–12AM
  • Phone: 044 4267 6000
  • Cuisines: Mediterranean, Mexican, Lebanese, Moroccan
Express Avenue Mall in Chennai

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Express Avenue

Express Avenue is one of the best mall for couples in Chennai city. It is also famous for gaming arcade which is largest in South India. Express Avenue hosts a mixture of shopping, business, and leisure. The mall is bound by Whites Road, Woods Road, and Patullos Road and has a three-level basement parking space for over 1,500 cars and a parking area for bikes. There is also a food court known as EA Garden, which has 25 counters with several food and beverage options including Oriental, North Indian, South Indian, American and Italian to give a delectable experience for Indian and International culinary.

  • Address: No. 2 , Club House Road, Royapettah, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600002
  • Timings: 10AM–10PM
  • Phone: 044 2846 4646
Dolphin City in Chennai

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Dolphin City

Dolphin City is situated at a distance of 46 km from Chennai along the ECR road. The park offers a host of unique activities, such as the American Sea Lion performance, which is the first of its kind in the country. Other activities include under water view, open air theatre, boating, slides, swimming, chuck wagon, disco scooter, tea cup, animal simulator, dragon ride etc. There is even a multi cuisine restaurant here, which caters to a variety of tastes.

  • Address: SH 49, Nemmeli, Tamil Nadu 603104
  • Timings: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
elliots beach chennai

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Elliots Beach

Elliot’s beach is one of the neatest beaches in the capital city, located on the eastern coast of Tamil Nadu near Besant Nagar. This beach is also famous as the night beach as it is the most preferred spot for the youths to gather and enjoy in the evening. Another point of attraction is the Ashtalakshmi temple near the beach which is built on the sand.

The Beach Club, Neelankarai

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The Beach Club, Neelankarai

Beach Club Restaurant is one of the perfect spot to spend some quality time for couples in Chennai. They have a Candle Room at the Beach Club which is on the first floor overlooking the beach & Bay of Bengal. Its a private dining room for a couple. Otherwise they also have seatings in their garden overlooking the beautiful Arabian Sea. It is one of the best places in Chennai to take your girlfriend for a romantic dating.

  • Address: 33,, 4, Beach Rd, Sri Kapaleeswarar Nagar, Neelankarai, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600041
  • Timings: lunch 12.30pm to 3pm & dinner 7.30pm to 10.30pm
  • Phone: 90038 77195
  • Cuisines: Continental
The Bay View Restaurant in Vivanta by Taj

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Bay View – Vivanta by Taj Fisherman’s Cove, ECR

Bay View at Taj is one of the best seafood restaurants in Chennai and one of the best dating place for couples in Chennai. Celebrate the panoramic view of the Bay of Bengal in the open. Get hooked on the finest sea food. You can book the restaurant for candle light dinner and enjoy a great time together with Arabian Sea at backdrop.

  • Address: Vivanta by Taj Fishermans Cove, Chennai Covelong Beach, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 603112
  • Timings: Lunch – 12:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.; Dinner – 7:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
  • Phone: 044 6741 3333
  • Cuisines: Seafood
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The Wharf – Radisson BLU Templebay, Mahabalipuram

This Seaside restaurant is about 1 hour drive from Chennai and is a perfect private place for couples in Chennai. Couples can enjoy the relishing grilled meats, seafood, delicate pastas and specially selected wine pairings at this waterfront restaurant, which is open for lunch and dinner. Savor dishes ranging from tandoori to Italian while you enjoy breathtaking vistas of the Bay of Bengal.

  • Address: 47, Covelong Road, Kanchipuram, Mahabalipuram
  • Timings: 15:00 – 23:00
  • Phone: +91 80 5601 2755
  • Cuisines: Indian & Italian
Semmozhi Poonga in Chennai

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Semmozhi Poonga

Spanning over an area of 20 acres, the Semmozhi Poonga Park is a botanical garden.Overseen by the horticultural department, it is an ideal couples place to visit in Chennai .Couples can relax on the park grounds which also contain a water and rock garden, a butterfly garden, a fern garden, a sunken garden and many theme gardens.

  • Address: Ellaiamman Colony, Teynampet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600086
  • Timings: 10AM–6PM
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MGM Dizzee World

This amusement park is located on the East coast road, is a wholesome entertaining spot for couples. Couples can enjoy number of rides like log flume, Ferris wheel, spider spin, roller coaster, the funny mountain, dashing cars, super trooper and an amphi theater. The water park on the premises has a wave pool apart from many other rides and slides.

Muttukadu Backwaters in Chennai.

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Located nearby Chennai, Muttukadu is a backwater area of the Bay of Bengal. The Muttukadu brackish water is an excellent site for birdwatching. With its extensive facilities, that include a restaurant, and a large number of boats, it can host visitors throughout the year.

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4 Responses to “Top Romantic Places to Visit in Chennai”

Karthikeyan Says

Awesome places for couples! Thanks for sharing this info to others who are not aware about the places which you presented here. A lot to know about…

sahitya Says

That was very informative and good list of romantic places places in Chennai.
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Shalini Jain Says

I went here last year. Chennai is a wonderful place to visit in India. the temples have a great architectural design and are very significant. Kishkinta amusement park was the best part of the entire trip and Marina Beech is really beautiful.

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