About Shore Temple

The Shore Temple is so named because it overlooks the shore of the Bay of Bengal. It is a structural temple, built with blocks of granite, dating from the 8th century AD. At the time of its creation, the site was a busy port during the reign of Narasimhavarman II of the Pallava dynasty.

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Timings 06:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Visit Duration: 30 Minutes

Address: Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu 603104, India

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