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Muttukadu Lake

Muttukadu, Chennai (Madras), India
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Serene & peaceful

Visited this place twice with my family for boating and both were quite good experiences. The rates... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Arun K
Serene Boating experience

Located outskirts of Chennai on ECR Road, it is brimming with water and you can enjoy boating at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chennai (Madras), India
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  • Average33%
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“motor boat” (8 reviews)
“ecr road” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Muttukadu, Chennai (Madras), India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this place twice with my family for boating and both were quite good experiences. The rates are slightly high but still the experience is beautiful. You just go around the lake for 30-60 minutes - the entire experience is peaceful and beautiful. Nice outdoor...More

Thank Arun K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located outskirts of Chennai on ECR Road, it is brimming with water and you can enjoy boating at TTDC Boat House. Do not try adventure things and risk your life. Follow safety instructions of people there. Weekends will be crowded. Best time is before 10am...More

Thank krazikams
Reviewed 27 March 2017

You feel like boating out there in the Bay of Bengal ocean. Operated by TTDS folks, it offers boating in groups. Ask for safety jackets and dont try adventure things.

Thank Ra_Radha
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Although I have doubts over safety of boats and life jackets, this place offers a nice place for boating. Operated by TTDC, they charges some Rs.100/- per head for a boat ride of 10-15 mins. bets time is evening 4-5pm. wear life jacket and insist...More

Thank Rucha121
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

On a way towards Mahabalipuram on ECR 25 kms away from Adyar ,Chennai this Lake is located .It has a boat house for abt 550 Rs. A boat for 6 persons can be hired for 20 min boat ride is refreshing and one can spot...More

Thank Inderjit S
Reviewed 2 March 2017

It is a boring place. We went while going to other places nearby. There was no water - very less. Boats were not properly ready to go into the water. Saw awesome small crabs which have one big claw and other small ones. First time!...More

Thank the_tanmoy
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Muttukadu boat house is located on Mutukadu lake, a short detour from the ECR. we were a group of 8 ( ages 13-65) . to do - you can just walk on the periphery, short walks. take a 20 min boat ride ( approx rs...More

1  Thank aditya_ravikumar
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Nice outing don't expect much. Just chill out. We did motor ride shared with others , keep tab on the time , some may return you early

1  Thank sricinu
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We chose to take the motor boat ride along the backwaters. It felt like we were on a boat ride on the river cooum... smelly waters and not a lot to see. We spotted storks and cranes and the odd fisherman. 550 INR for a...More

1  Thank K K
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Went for a nice evening trip with my wife, relaxing atmosphere with a cool breeze flowing. Also went for a boat ride and it was awesome. Must visit while visiting ECR or Mahabalipuram.

2  Thank prithwirajsengupta86
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Please do allow allow 2 small well behaved dogs ? Hilary Evans
23 November 2015|
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hi , i need tariff for muttukaad boating . row boat , motor boat for 6 to 8 members . please tell me.
11 May 2015|
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The motor boat ride costs INR 500