Posted on: 02 September 2017     Location: MahabalipuramFamous for its intricately carved temples and rock-cut caves, Mahabalipuram also offers beautiful white sand beaches and an exotic shopping experience to the tourists. The architecture, the serenity, the alluring atmosphere and the impressive setting are all reasons as to why one would want to visit this wonderful town. Beautiful white sandy beaches are plentiful, as are the Casuarinas trees that are found in abundance here. The Crocodile Bank houses some exquisite species of crocodiles and alligators which is fun for children. The Five Rathas provides a tranquil atmosphere and is a highly knowledgeable place to be. Kovalam and Sadras are fishing villages which have turned into exotic beach resorts and a must visit when in Mahabalipuram.