Pondicherry or Pudhucherry is a city where you will see and experience French footprints and culture, south Indian heritage, colonial buildings and churches, boating, shopping, different cuisines, beaches, parks, lakes, and back water.

Unique Stays

- Bonjour Bonheur Ocean Spray Resort, Jacuzzi on the Balcony

Best Experiences

  • Nature & Adventure

    • ​Eden, newly formed blue tagged Beach
    • Sunrise on the rock beach
    • Take boat rides to Paradise Beach Island at Chunnambar boat house
    • Ousteri Lake - Boating and experience the heavenly dawn and birdwatching at Ousteri Lake

    • Life of pi popular Bharati Government Park

    • Sailing and yachting in Pondicherry 

    • Scuba Diving

      • Discover Scuba (pool only) 0.5 Day, Rs.13950

      • Discover Scuba Diving (pool and sea)1 Day, Rs.17900

      • Pictures for Discover Scuba Diving Included

         

  • Heritage & Culture:

    • Auroville universal village, Matrimandir Meditation Centre (Covid restrictions are not yet lifted, not allowed inside. Please check before you go) 
    • E-Bike Trip
    • Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges, Immaculate Conception Cathedral 

    • Manakula Vinayagar Temple, Sri Karaneswara Nataraja Temple 

    • Learn Ancient art of Clay at Golden Bridge Pottery Center

    • Old Lighthouse, Museum, French Colony Wal, Arikamedu

    • Sri Aurobindo Ashram
    • Wander around Rue Surcuof Street
    • Shopping
    • Food
      • Auroville - Solitude Farm Cafe, organic farm fresh vegetables
      • Auroville - Kofi Bar (Masala milk, coffee)
      • Auroville - Auroville Bakery - Douceur, Closed on Sundays, Recommend a mid-week trip because Saturdays might be a little too busy for your comfort. The place is open from about 6.30am to 5.30pm.
      • Puducherry - Hotel Sri Kamatchi (best for non-veg, Traditional southern Indian dishes served in a contemporary dining room with a lively feel)
      • Puducherry - Try Khowsuey on the Mission Street. Khowsuey or Kaukswe is a coconut base vegetarian curry (non-vegetarian option is available too)
      • Puducherry - Cafe Xtasi, Brick Oven Pizza, Coramendal Cafe, Villa Shanti for food loversLes SaveursSmoothie Bar,  KBS Coffee
      • Hotel Puducherry - Surguru (best veg restaurant)

Dress up in Yellow and White colour and enjoy this 'Yellow Town'.