"India's Little France"

A City in India

Interest Measure for Pondicherry

Ideal time to stay:  1 - 3 days

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Height(Altitude) of Pondicherry from sea level:  42 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  11.9310000°N, 79.7852000°E
Ecosystem:  Plain , Coast  

Food, Culture and Language at Pondicherry

Food Availability:  Indian 
Regional Language:  Tamil
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)
Tags:  #Monuments  

Why travel Pondicherry?

Puducherry, commonly known as Pondicherry, is one of the union territories of India, offering magnificent French flavors. The city boasts of tremendous scenic beauty, portrayed by mesmerizing and impressive beaches. The territory was a French colony in early times and was renamed from Pondicherry to Puducherry in 2006, which is a Tamil word meaning "New Village". It constitutes of four tiny unconnected districts.
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Glimpse of Pondicherry

3 Places to visit and Things to do in Pondicherry

Skydiving at Pondicherry at Pondicherry

Skydiving at Pondicherry

One of the most beautiful towns, skydiving in Pondicherry has become popular ever since 2012. For adventure lovers visiting the town, skydiving camps are organized frequently, offering static line and tandem jumps for the most exhilarating experience. Fall free from the sky and kiss the earth beneath, enjoying the spectacular landscape beauty of Pondicherry, which has a strong French colonial influence.
Expenses - ₹18000
Time needed - 40 hours
Paradise Beach at Pondicherry

Paradise Beach

Sand of the Paradise beach is soft in nature. Thus making them a perfect ground for sports and having fun. The sand at the Plage paradiso appears as a mixture of golden reflection over silvery sheet beside a turquoise water vessel. The vividness of the colors and the peace are a treat to our soul. The beach is truly paradise in the sense that the watercolor is really blue; sand is golden and silvery.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 3 hours
Rock Beach at Pondicherry

Rock Beach

Rock beach or Promenade beach or Gandhi beach known by all these names the beach perfectly placed in the heart of the city. Situated in a busy, vibrant part of the city which makes this beach irrestible to visit. It is an amazing experience to sit on the mighty rocks and let the waves drench you with water when they hit against the rocks. The blue water turns whitish and sprayed all across. Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the shore line, we are pretty much sure this beach won't let you down. From a tourist point of view the beach is easily reachable from primary transport stand by shared autos.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 3 hours

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Content of this page was last updated at Oct 21, 2016