Destination guide

Friendly Velachery will entice you

Learn about the unique charm of Velachery with a stay in a private vacation home. Well known for its shopping, restaurants and sporting events, this welcoming city won't disappoint. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Velachery

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Velachery a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chennai Snake Park (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • VGP Universal Kingdom (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • VGP Snow Kingdom (5.1 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Kart Attack (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Mayajaal Sports Complex (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Kishkinta (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Velachery

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Velachery. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Guindy National Park (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Thiruvanmiyur Beach (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Elliot's Beach (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • ECR Beach (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Marina Beach (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)

Transportation to and around Velachery

Fly into Chennai (MAA-Chennai Intl.), the closest airport, located 3.7 mi (5.9 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Chennai Velachery Station or Chennai Perungudi Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay around Velachery?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 2 vacation rentals near Velachery. From 2 Studios to 2 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Velachery for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

Can I rent Studios in Velachery?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 2 Studios in Velachery. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Velachery include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2 rentals available