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5 Unique Water-Based Activities in Chennai – Beat The Heat with a SPLASH!


5 Unique Water-Based Activities in Chennai – Beat The Heat with a SPLASH!

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While the heat in Chennai is rising year after year, our city has also introduced some new uber cool activities to keep you refreshed this summer. With a splash of cold and waves of blue, here are 5 water-based activities you can explore and enjoy now!


Is your Instagram exploding with stories of your friends vacationing on islands and beaches? Well, don’t worry! Chennai, home to the second largest beach in the world, brings to you Dive Chennai, a diving resort situated on East Coast Road. Along with PADI certification courses, they offer one day ‘Discover Scuba Diving’ experiences with equipment and practice sessions as part of the package. You do not need any prerequisite training or swimming skills to explore the magnificent underwater world and stimulate your senses. Are you ready to dive into this magical escapade? 

When & Where: Open every day @ Off Road Sports Campus, Pattipulam, ECR Road.

Price: Rs. 7900, per head. 

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This innovative concept was recently introduced to Chennai and has quickly gained popularity. Unlike any other sport, this game consists of a large inflated court filled with soapy cold water and two teams ready to ‘Slip, Kick N Play’. The fun catch here is, you don’t even need to be a football player to participate. This 55-minute game can be played by kids as well as adults up to 40 years of age in groups of 12. Book your slot online in less than 5 minutes and grab your friends for this must-try activity! 

When & Where: Monday to Sunday, 10 am to midnight @ Sathak Centre Building, Nungambakkam. 

Price: Weekday – Rs. 3200, Weekend – Rs. 3700

For more info, click here. 


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Working out with the sun shining bright above you can be a dreadful task. Want to work out and still stay fresh? Aqua Kickbox is what you need! A fitness party in the pool where you can lose calories, and also have fun. Loud music, cold splashes and a group of highly motivated people – this workout is a total de-stress. The hotel also houses a coffee room, where you could grab a warm cup of coffee and some quick bites to complete your evening. 

When & Where: Tuesday and Thursday, 6:00 to 7:00 PM @ The Savera Hotel, Chennai. 

Price: Rs. 3500, 8 sessions

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4. OCEAN KAYAKING and more 

Learning the skill of Ocean Kayaking is now only a short drive away and makes for an innovative weekend plan for you and your friends. Why dream of going to Bali or Maldives when you can experience those thrilling water sports in the heart of Chennai! In addition to Ocean Kayaking, Bay of Life offers fun combos of various water-based activities at pocket-friendly rates. From Kayaking to Surfing and Snorkelling to Ocean Swimming, adventure has never been closer to home. Just pick your preferred time and date, and get ready for a wet and wild experience. 

Where: Muthumariamman Koil Street, Kovalam. 

Price: From Rs 1500 to Rs 2500. 

For more info, click here. 


water-based activites

We have found the perfect weekend getaway that feels like a faraway winter land but is located at our very own East Coast Road. This may not be primarily water-based, but what can be better than being transported to Switzerland for a few hours? Snow Kingdom is a snow-themed park, spread across 14,000 sq. feet of bliss. Freezing selfies and snowball fights, exciting snow sled rides, 23-foot tall cliff wall climbing, and many more activities, all in -8°C. Too cool, right? They also provide you with all the snow gear you require, so all you have to do is book your slot and be ready to chill! 

When & Where: Monday to Sunday, 10 am to 8 pm @ East Coast Road, Injambakkam, next to VGP Universal Kingdom.

Price: Rs. 550, per head. 

For more info, click here.