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Private Food Trail in Sowcarpet Market provided by Storytrails

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Private Food Trail in Sowcarpet Market

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2 adults
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Explore the streets of Sowcarpet, one of the oldest markets in Chennai Sample the best local street food from some of the oldest names in this business Listen to stories of local life and customs
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Departure Point
Joonus Sait & Sons, No.36, Rattan Bazaar Rd, Rattan Bazaar, George Town, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600003, India
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • All Fees and Taxes
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will 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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Bev S wrote a review Feb 2020
Gold Coast, Australia18 contributions
This is a great company with guides who take you on a journey through the streets of India. We did foodie tours and history tours in Chennai, Pondicherry and Madurai with Story Trails. All were great. We tasted some great food in Chennai and felt very confident with our host’s
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Response from Storytrails I, Manager at Private Food Trail in Sowcarpet Market
Responded 23 Feb 2020
Hello, Thank you for your review. We are so glad you found the tours insightful (and delicious :D). All the storytellers loved hosting you, and we can't wait to see you again. Do come back and try our trails in Trivandrum and Mumbai as well. Warmly, Jeshma
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  • Duration: 2h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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