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Seaside Promenade

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Pondicherry, India
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Nice and easy place

This is one of the highlights of Pondy in white town area. Nice and easy place where you can see... read more

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sankmik
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Bengaluru, India
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Clean beach promenade with great people watching

There are a few cafes along the front , but overall this feels best for a long stroll and people... read more

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andywestonwebb2016
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“sea breeze” (85 reviews)
“le cafe” (89 reviews)
“evening walk” (106 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is one of the highlights of Pondy in white town area. Nice and easy place where you can see people are spending time enjoying sea view and breeze. Better if you can visit after 6 pm where cars are not allowed and you can...More

Thank sankmik
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There are a few cafes along the front , but overall this feels best for a long stroll and people watch in the late afternoon or later in the early evening when it’s free of traffic . Then head into the French quarter for better...More

Thank andywestonwebb2016
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great Colonial town, a big surprise on the east coast of India a few hrs drive south of Chennai. A Safe place with surprisingly little tourist harassment which I’d become weary of on my travels in other places. Pondi is trendy, cosmopolitan, ancient, with a...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

No one who visits Pondicherry would miss spending time here, particularly in the evening. It is a vehicle free zone in the evening. You have plenty of people taking a leisurely walk solo or couples. It is one litter free zone in Pondicherry!!! It is...More

Thank Leisureguygid
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is very good during the evenings. Everything around here is nearby and the long walk on the Promande is bliss.

Thank Harriet11C
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A fabulous evening walk, with warm winds and the best chi in the world.,We were lucky the Police brass band were playing, There were drummers and dancers along another area doing battle. They close the road on certain evenings so the promenade and roads are...More

Thank Sally J
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Reviewed 5 days ago

a great way to spend an evening and watch the world go by with a cooling breeze; everyone makes a bee-line for the promenade each evening

Thank plsLondon2013
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is one of the main attractions of Pondicherry. The beautiful sea, the nice tiled pavement for the tourists and natives to walk, the impressive Gandhi statue,the historic pillars around the statue are all impressive. But the beach itself is practically non existent, the waves...More

Thank ashok45
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Reviewed 6 days ago

======CAUTION===== ====== THERE ARE 2 BEACHES in the SAME NAME======= Google Map shows 1. PROMENADE BEACH (or PONDICHERRY Beach), White Town & 2. PROMENADE BEACH, Sodhanaikuppam, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu 605104 3. Rock Beach (Separately Reviewed with Photographs) PROMENADE BEACH (also called "Pondicherry Beach", White Town)...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The place is very nice and it is generally windy. Good place to sit and relax here. The place gets crowded around 7-10 PM, so come after 10 PM to enjoy the most.

Thank Rahul A
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Mohit S
11 October 2017|
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Response from Krupabn | Reviewed this property |
Evening in paradise beach and sunrise in promenade would be ideal...
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Adar029
5 April 2017|
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Response from Dipak1958 | Reviewed this property |
June would be very humid and probably rainy. There are many budget accommodations / home stays available, as can be searched on Tripadvisor also. Early booking will help you get good price. It would be a good idea to try and... More
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TAPAS B
2 September 2016|
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Response from P2k1620 | Reviewed this property |
I haven't stayed there. Just been to the bar and restaurant. It's sea facing. Stay maybe expensive. You may want to check the rates.
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