Welcome to Mahabalipuram, Just 5 mintues from the resort is the 7th century port of the Pallava dynasty. Stone carving in caves, Bas-Reliefs, Monoliths and rockcut temples. All these splendid work of art are over 1200 years old. Shore Temple, Five Rathas, Butter Ball, Tigers Cave and the Lighthouse are places not to be missed visiting. Crocodile Bank, Dakshinchitra, Kancheepuram, Muthukadu boat house, Pondicherry, Thirukazhukundram,Tirupati,Vedanthangal bird sanctuary and Sadras (ancient Dutch settlement) are within day distance from the resort.