FORT ST GEORGE HERITAGE WALKS – APRIL 26, Sunday. 7 am. One Walk in Tamil, one Walk in English. Open to all and free. 2 hrs long.
Please assemble at parking lot op. main gate of Fort. This event is to mark 375 years of the Fort as on April 23.
Please spread the word around. Its hot; so bring drinking water, wear a cap. No regn. reqd.
Walk Lead by Mr Vincent D Souza
NOTE : 1) Pls assemble at Parking Lot Opp Main Gate of Fort at 645 am SHARP 2) Pls carry any ID Card with you (Driving License or PAN or College ID or similar) as a precaution 3) No waiting for latecomers 4) Stay with the Group and the Walk Leader and don’t stray inside the Campus as its a Restricted area and Prior Permissions are taken.
Starting Point : St Thomas Community Hall
Ending Point : Saidapet Court
We would be starting from St Thomas community hall, climbing up the little mount church and coming down
through the main entrance.
We would reach LDG Road via LDG Lane, We would then take LDG Connecting Road, to reach West Mada
Street in Sri Nagar Colony where we would be visiting a small Vinayakar temple.
The walk would end at a small Nair Coffee shop, right behind Saidapet Court.
Map : https://goo.gl/maps/IWgmr
Time : 630am
Date : Sunday, 12th April 2015
Walk Lead by : Balaji (9962515330) & Aswin (9710060463)
Parking : We would request all to park your vehicles along the LDG Road.
Starting Point : Lakshman Shruti Musicals @ 100 feet Road / Inner Ring Road / Jawaharlal Nehru Salai (all are same)
Time : 630am sharp.
Route : https://goo.gl/maps/Bbgl5
Date : 22nd March 2015, Sunday.
(Pls locate your parking spaces by coming earlier, as the metro work happens in the same road and finding parking will be tough)
We’ll cross the lanes of Aziz Mulk Street, Check the New Street Art at Model School Road, Anjuman Mosque and then move to the avenues of Khader Nawaz Khan road and check the City’s only Luxury Mall, Fashion Street.
Route : https://goo.gl/maps/Jy8RW
Date : 15Feb’15, Sunday
Time : 630 am (upto 845-9 am)
Starting Point : Near the Subway at Annamalai & Model School Road Junction (near erstwhile HP Petrol Bunk & Bajaj / KTM Showroom)
No need for any registration, pls land up at the starting point at 630am on the given day
Car / Two wheeler parking will be an issue, so come earlier and find parking in the lanes inside.
The Neighbourhood that came into existence, thanks to The World Trade Fair held in 1968. Named after the CM Mr Annadurai C N.
Starting Point : In front of WITCO, Round Tana. @ 430 pm
We walk along :-
1) The Huge Statue that plays the Tabla
2) Wall Mural on Revolution
3) Dr Visveswaraya Tower park
4) 138 feet (42 m) tall Annanagar Tower (Sadly, Entry is not allowed to the top of the tower since last 2 years)
5) Anna Nagar Club (Erstwhile Kerala Pavilion in the Fair)
6) Ayyappa Samajam
End : Ashok Pan House / Aavin Parlour
Date : 31st Januay’15, Saturday
Route : https://goo.gl/maps/lsgsK
1) No need for registrations, Just reach the starting point at the announced time.
2) You can carry your tripods for low light pictures at the Park.
3) Ample Car Parking is there near the Tower Park entrance & the lane near WITCO / Bata / VIP. (Reach early to find a parking)
Coordinated by : Ram (9444062684)
Yes, the Conde’Nast Traveller has mentioned The Chennai Photowalk as a Must Do in Chennai amongst the Best Walking Tours.
Check the Link : http://www.cntraveller.in/story/best-walking-tours-7-indian-cities