A pretty seaside town with a colonial vibe
An old-world fusion of cultures means Pondicherry is a great place to kick back and relax
The pretty seaside town of Pondicherry was a French colony until the 1950s, and still retains a very French flavour in its architecture, culture and lifestyle. This old-world fusion of cultures makes Pondicherry a fascinating place to visit - just to stroll along the promenade, have a coffee and some seafood.
If you’re feeling spiritual Pondicherry is also home to the Shri Aurobindo Ashram, and its associated international community of Auroville nearby.
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