Mahabalipuram Or Mamallapuram General Information


The total land area is an 8 square kilometers, situated exactly to the mean sea level. The population of this place is 12,000. The climate is moderate and breezy due to the location of the sea close to the land. Tamil and English are the two languages spoken here. There is no specific season for the tourists to visit mahabalipuram as it can be visited in, at any past of the year. The nearest Airport is in Chennai. The nearest railway is in Chengalpattu and it is well connected by road ways. The (ECR) East coastal road which connects chennai and Pondicherry passes through this place.


        As discussed already. The pallavas are known for their style and architecture there is many architectural monuments that one has to visit in mahabalipuram. Let us go deep to know there about every single mil stone of the pallavas.