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Bazaar Trail Walking Tour in George Town provided by Storytrails India

Bazaar Trail Walking Tour in George Town

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Overview
Visit a bustling market place and streets teeming with life and color in Chennai. Walk through the George Town and discover fascinating stories of the everyday life of local people. From being the Black Town to a vibrant wholesale market, this place has seen it all. Come experience the crowded markets, narrow lanes, fascinating history, and mesmerizing images!
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Departure Point
Hotel Saravana Bhavan, 209, NSC Bose Rd, Parrys, George Town, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600001, India
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Beverages
  • Guide
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
Exclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not recommended for child aged 8 and under
  • Dress conservatively keeping knees and shoulders covered
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Steph wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
I had an absolutely wonderful experience with Storytrails and their amazing storytellers!!!! I am a world traveller but this experience is outstanding! The wealth of knowledge wrapped in very entertaining, fascinating stories is quite unique! I loved the storytellers passion,
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from Storytrails I, Manager at Bazaar Trail Walking Tour in George Town
Responded 1 week ago
Hello, Thank you for such a wonderful, and enthusiastic review! :D We are so very happy to hear that you found both your trails with us so enjoyable and that our storytellers were the highlight of your trip. We'd love to host you again, so do come back soon. Cheers, The Storytrails Team
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SandyGrim wrote a review Nov 2019
124 contributions61 helpful votes
At the end of three weeks in south India and many guided tours, we were lucky enough to take a walking tour in the late afternoon round the George Town bazaar of Chennai with Akila. It was, without a doubt, the best and most informative guided tour we took in India. Some guides
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from Storytrails I, Manager at Bazaar Trail Walking Tour in George Town
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Sandy, Thank you for your delightful review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed both your tours with us, and that you had such a nice time with our storyteller. We consider it an honour to be ranked the best tour you've done in India. We hope we see you again soon. If you're ever in India, check out our tours at Madurai, Mumbai, Trivandrum and Pondicherry too. Cheers, The Storytrails Team
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Andypandy wrote a review Oct 2019
4 contributions
thanks for taking us on the black town tour. very friendly host. Can be little louder. do not recommend for kids as the place is not clean.
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Date of experience: January 2019
Response from Storytrails I, Manager at Bazaar Trail Walking Tour in George Town
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hello, Thank you for leaving us a review. We are happy you got a good overview of the older parts of Chennai. We appreciate the feedback about the volume at which our storytellers speak. Cheers, The Storytrails Team
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Joel B wrote a review Oct 2019
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My partner and I spent a wonderful afternoon with one of their guides, Akila and had a blast. She was very knowledgeable and charming. Staff were very responsive and helpful over email. Will definitely look out for more of their tours in other cities!
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Response from Storytrails I, Manager at Bazaar Trail Walking Tour in George Town
Responded 9 Oct 2019
Hello, Thank you for your review. It's just lovely to hear that you enjoyed the tour, and that you're going to be looking us up. We offer trails in Madurai, Pondicherry and Trivandrum, and will be opening trails in Mumbai and Kochin too. See you soon! Cheers, The Storytrails Team
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Ingo H wrote a review Sep 2019
117 contributions27 helpful votes
What better way to explore a city than on foot? I thoroughly enjoyed this walking tour through the wholesale bazaar in Georgetown very much. Akila was a kind, knowledgable and stimulating guide. We walked through several streets where Akila pointed out interesting things about
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Date of experience: September 2019
Response from Storytrails I, Manager at Bazaar Trail Walking Tour in George Town
Responded 7 Oct 2019
Hello, Thank you for leaving us a review. It's lovely to hear that you found our tour a great way to explore the market. We also run tours in Trivandrum, Pondicherry and Madurai, so do look us up. We'd love to host you again. Cheers, The Storytrails Team
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