Puducherry A rare French colonial center in India. It is low on the map but high when it comes to mesmerize people. This place is known for its small geographical area under its territory, quaint colonial-style cafes, partying scene and amazing promenades. If you’re planning a visit to this beautiful coastal town then it is a perfect destination for a seaside vacation. And People, who have visited this place, designate it as a “French Surprise in an Indian Curry.”

How can one not fall for something so surreal yet so real for the charm of the French world meeting the sea life? The bustling boulevards and quietude of the alleys; the architecture and amalgamation of Tamil and French cuisines; and the jaunty crowd, all make Pondicherry a compelling place to visit in India. With picturesque coastline is indeed a destination for beach lovers what the Union Territory of Pondicherry blessed where they can enjoy multiple water activities. Auroville the colonial architecture compliments the beach life whereas the far situated add another dimension to Pondicherry tourism. Pondicherry has to be it If there is one tourist destination in India that can cater to your need for a relaxing holiday.

Tirupati to Pondicherry taxi

How To Reach Pondicherry

To be visited, there are many places around Pondicherry. They are Rock Beach, Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Ousteri Lake, Ousteri Wetland, Varadaraja Perumal Temple and National Park, Meeran Mosque, Ananda Ranga Pillai Mansion, etc.

Pondicherry offering a jolly good time to tourists that known for preserving the remnants of French heritage with Indian culture.

Tourists are seeking an adrenaline rush in Pondicherry they can also indulge in various water activities like surfing, scuba diving, etc. Pondicherry is known for Aurobindo Ashram and Auroville attracting thousands of tourists to explore this beautiful city, these both for seekers of spirituality.

Pondicherry is a serene retreat replete with various beaches and lakes for nature lovers too that takes the breath away of the tourists on the first glimpse.

Places Around Pondicherry:

Around Pondicherry there are several tourist attractions that can be visited by tourists in close proximity to Pondicherry Some of the popular places that lie are

  • Paradise Beach
  • Old Lighthouse
  • Shopping in Pondy Bazaar
  • French War Memorial
  • Mahatma Gandhi Statue
  • The Pondicherry Botanical Garden
  • The Pondicherry Museum
  • Park Monument (Aayi Mandapam)
  • Bharati Government Park
  • Ousteri Lake
  • Chunnambar Boathouse
  • Statue of Dupleix

Taxi fare from Tirupati/ Airport/ Tirumala to Pondicherry

Vehicle Type
Seating Capacity
Sedan (Etios/ Dzire)
4 + 1
14/- Per Kilometer
Minivan (Innova)
7 + 1
20/- Per Kilometer
Minibus (Traveller)
13 + 1
26/- Per Kilometer

Note 1 : Minimum 300 KM amount will be charged per day.

Note 2 : Tamilnadu state tax, Toll and parking are not included in above price.