Deemed one of the largest shopping destinations in the country (in terms of revenue), Thyagaraja Nagar (or ‘T. Nagar’ as it is popularly called), is a key locality in the cosmopolitan city of Chennai. T. Nagar was developed by the (then) Madras Presidency Govt. between the years 1923 and 1925, and named after Sir Pitti Theagaraya Chetty, a prominent political leader/lawyer/industrialist. The gardens, parks, streets, and sub-localities in T. Nagar were all given names of eminent personalities from the provincial rule. T. Nagar features several textile and jewellery giants such as Pothys, Saravana Stores, Jeyachandran Textiles, Nalli Silks, Malabar Gold & Diamonds, GRT Jewellers, and NAC Jewellers. Mambalam railway station (lying 2.1 km away) serves the T. Nagar locality. Panagal Park, located right at the centre of T. Nagar connects five different roads of the area. Pondy Bazaar and Ranganathan Street in T. Nagar are some of its forever-bustling shopping areas. The Chennai International Airport lies 14 km away from T. Nagar.One of the most famous localities in Chennai city, T. Nagar offers several splendid accommodation choices for travellers. If you are on the lookout for a quiet, laid-back kind of accommodation, opt for a guest house in T Nagar. These provide comfortable food-and-lodging facilities for those who do not wish to spend too much on accommodation. When you book a Treebo guest house in T Nagar, the amenities provided include comfortable beds, free Wifi connectivity, complimentary buffet/a la carte breakfast, a TV with DTH/cable connection, air-conditioning, and ensuite bathrooms with toiletries and running hot/water. The facilities extended to guests would include laundry service, a travel desk, homely meals, and parking space. The owner/manager is usually found staying on/around the guest house premises.Places of tourist interest in/close to T. Nagar include Chetpet EcoPark, Kamakshi Amman Temple, Mahalingapuram Sree Ayyappa Temple, Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam, Sri Parthasarathy Temple, Government Museum, St. Thomas Mount National Shrine, and National Art Gallery. Top-rated restaurants/bars in T. Nagar include Coal Barbecues, AB’s - Absolute Barbecues, J. Hind, Barbeque Nation, Basil With A Twist, 3B's - Buddies, Bar & Barbecue, 10- Downing Street, Sangeetha Veg Restaurant, Pakwan Chennai, Murugan Idli Shop, Sapthagiri Tiffin Centre, Cafe Central, and Hotel Junior Kuppanna. Challa Mall and Maya’s Plaza are shopping complexes located in T. Nagar. Bharathi Rajaa Speciality Hospital & Research Centre Pvt Ltd, Raju Hospital, WCF Hospital, and Agada Hospital provide medical assistance in T. Nagar (and its vicinity).
Be the first one to ask us a question.