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Good beach for local fish and Prawns

Great Sea view where fishing boats can be seen, go for local fried fish and Prawns sold by local... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bengaluru, India
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Good Beach.

One of the best beaches of Pondicherry, we can spend our leisure time enjoying the waves on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hyderabad, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I would go for morning walk and enjoyed the vehicle free road. In the evening we could enjoy sitting on the rocks and also went to many cafes there

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mindware
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Sea view where fishing boats can be seen, go for local fried fish and Prawns sold by local people there..

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank seek_wildside
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best beaches of Pondicherry, we can spend our leisure time enjoying the waves on fullmoon day. Nice place.

Date of experience: December 2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At this time of the year the sea has much advanced and there is hardly any beach left. This is a very nice beach - anyway, the sea is beautiful anywhere for that matter. Nice place to spend some time in the evening but one...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sroy2809
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a nice time in aurobeach.....has to improve basic facilites...much cleaner than other beaches in pondicherry.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BALA0000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we went with family to enjoy the beautiful and serene beach in Pondicherry and it was a wonderful experience after a long time with people from all walks of life thronging the beach for a cool breeze and fresh air of ocean. Due to December...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HariI39
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Auro beach is located about a kilometer from the serenity beach. We cannot go near the beach because there are full of rocks and stones. It is a good place to enjoy the breeze and is relatively less crowded.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ramya S
Reviewed 14 November 2018

Place was nice and clean to visit. Some local food is also available there. Nice and good place to visit in the afternoon.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mouno8335916162
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I will specifically speak about the "Auroville Beach", a stretch of about 350 m in front of Auroville's communities of Repos and Waves (which used to be the main location of Auroville's ocean swimming club, Auroswim). There are of course no lifeguards on this beach....More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank Eric J
Reviewed 6 November 2018

The beach across from Auroville, gets busy, maybe not the best or safest for swimming, depends the tide

Date of experience: November 2018
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5 August 2018|
Response from shobhit s | Reviewed this property |
Swimming is not allowed in any of pondi beaches.
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