Travelers are voting Shore Temple, Vaitheeswaran Koil and Madurantakam as the best of 21 places to visit near Mahabalipuram. There are 102 places to visit in Chennai a city just 32 km from Mahabalipuram and 37 places to visit in Kanchipuram which is 34 km distant. The most popular of these are Ramakrishna Mutt Temple in Chennai and Kanchi Kudil in Kanchipuram. You can find 585 places to visit in Tamil Nadu and 7384 places to visit in the country of India. Our members favorite in Tamil Nadu is Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple and Mumbai is the top pick in India. Want more? Check out our map of places to visit near Mahabalipuram.