Pondicherry : French Riviera of the East

This town has preserved all of its old-world French Charms, and despite being miles far from France, the town comes close to supplying you with a awfully authentic feel of the French Culture and Allure, that’s why it is often called as ‘French Riviera of the East’. This classy city is famous for its brightly painted houses with Bougainvillea Laden Walls, Large Boulevards, Streets and Road Signs Boasting French Names, Colonial Buildings and Gothic Churches, Serene Backwaters and Spotless Beaches, Topped with Authentic French Cuisine. Pondicherry has a lot to offer.

How to reach

how to reach

The landing field at Pondicherry will accommodate landing of a small aircraft only and has flights returning in from Bangalore and Hyderabad. However, you'll get a flight if you're returning from City of Kochi, Kolkata and Mumbai. Chennai is that the second nearest Domestic similarly as International Airport that is about 135 km far from Pondicherry. The Chennai Airport is well connected to any or all major cities across the world. Once you reach at the airport, you can hire a private taxi to reach Pondicherry.

The nearest rail station from Pondicherry is Villupuram, which is about 35 km away from the town. The railhead is socially connected to cities like New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, and Trivandrum. Two of the most popular trains are New Delhi Pondicherry Express and Nagarcoli Express. Once you reach at the station, you can hire a taxi that will drive you to the city.

There are several buses that ply frequently from Cochin, Trivandrum, Chennai, Thanjaur, Trichy, Coimbatore, Bangalore and Madurai to Pondicherry. Both Private and State-Owned Buses are available. The carfare can rely upon the distance covered.