Situated along the shores of the Mahabalipuram beach in the state of Tamil Nadu, this temple is one of the wonders of the ancient world dating back to the 8th century.

The Mahabalipuram temple timing is from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm.


  •   Monday To Saturday
  •       6:00am – 6:00pm
  •   Sunday
  •       6:00am – 6:00pm

Quick Facts

  • This temple was built during the Pallava dynasty and it was one of the first stone structure constructions during that time.
  • Both Lord Shiva and Lord Vishnu are worshipped here.
  • The temple was carved out of a single large block of stone.

How To Reach ?

  • By Rail:Chengalpattu Railway Station is the nearest railway station to Mahabalipuram Temple.
  • By Road:Mahabalipuram Temple also has a well connected bus network.