Travel & Accommodation


On behalf of Fulcrum Tours & Travels and IIT, Madras, it is our great pleasure to welcome you to the 26th Annual Conference of the International Group for Lean Construction (IGLC 2018) to be held during 16th - 22nd July, 2018.

We at Fulcrum, are a professional team with people from hospitality industry having enriched experience in Hotel & Travel sector. Personalized service with a friendly approach and a professional touch is the mantra of Fulcrum!

At Fulcrum, every tour itinerary is customized to the exact need / interests / time availability of the individual client and all extra efforts are put into effect to ensure that the guest gets the best of services in terms of identifying right itinerary, proper economical routing, cost-effective accommodation, effective communication, regular follow ups, maintaining the basic safety while travelling as well as staying, etc.


Radisson Blu Temple Bay Resort, a Spread across 44 lush, tropical acres and set against the Bay of Bengal in Maha-bali-puram ensures a relaxing and a memorable stay. Guests can choose from 144 hotel rooms and villas, some with private pools. A total of 11 fully air-conditioned meeting rooms, wireless Internet, skilled catering and modern equipment make the Radisson Blu, Maha-bali-puram resort the premier choice for international travelers. A 27,000-square- foot pool, modern and Ayurvedic spas and a well-equipped business centre keep guests relaxed and productive.


Mahabalipuram being the Conference Location, was the earlier name of Mamallapuram because the demon king Mahabali was killed by a supreme Hindu God,Lord Vishnu. The name was changed later by the King of Pallava Narashima Varman who has got the title of Mamalla; the great wrestler. Mahabalipuram lies on the Coromandel Coast which faces the Bay of Bengal This was the second capital of the Pallavas who ruled Kanchipuram.. The former name of this place 'Mahabalipuram' has a history. Mahabalipuram being a UNESCO Heritage Site, is a must-visit for the tourists travelling to India.


Some of the other attractive tourist places in Chennai are the 6th century Hindu temple (Kapaleeshwar) for Lord Shiva at Mylapore, the early 19th century Thousand Lights multi-domed Mosque and the 16th century Roman Catholic Church at Santhome. Fort St. George, the first British fortress in India, promises an assortment of stories-real and fictional-for the history buff. Chennai has a tropical climate, but being on the coastline, it is humid through the year.

To Experience the real flavour of Chennai and nearby places on Half Day (or) Full day basis, please visit the Tours Section to avail the Exclusive Package.


We have provided Exclusive types of Hotels for the Accommodation during the conference, for more information Please visit Accommodation Section for special rates.


With Regards to the Local Transportation such as
  • Half Day/ Full day usage
  • Airport pick - up/ Drop
  • Railway Station Pick - Up/ Drop
  • Domestic Tour such as Kanchipuram Tour, Vellore Tour, Pondicherry Tour, Tirupati & Kalahasti Tour, Navagraha Tour.

Please visit Shuttle Services & Transportation Section for special rates. If you need Hotels in the concerned places, please mention in the comment as Hotel Accommodation Required.


Chennai International Airport (IATA: MAA, ICAO: VOMM) is an international airport serving the city of Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India and its metropolitan area. It is the fourth busiest airport in India in terms of total passenger traffic after Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore and 49th busiest airport in Asia. It was the first airport in India to have international and domestic terminals located adjacent to each other. The airport serves as the regional headquarters of the Airports Authority of India for South India comprising the states of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, and Kerala and the union territories of Puducherry and Lakshadweep.

We look forward to seeing you and serving you all,

With folded hands,
Mr. E.S. Subrahamaniyan (Subbu)
Managing Director
Mobile: 98412 88000
Fulcrum Tours & Travels Pvt Ltd. (www.fulcrumtours.com)