Puducherry is easily accessible from Chennai. It is the most famous place for tourist destination in south delhi as its beauty and diversity attracts people to enjoy it. The city has an extraordinary infrastructure along with many churches, temples and landmarks. If you are a traveller who doesn’t believe in carrying a list of do’s and don’ts, then Pondicherry is a perfect destination for you. Here are some of the reasons why I have been praising about this French colony.
1)THE EXOTIC BEACHES
One of the best things about Pondicherry are the beaches. Pondi has several beautiful beaches to make you fall in love with the sea. You can relax your soul and mind sipping your glass of wine with delicious varieties of cuisines by your side . The environment looks so mesmerizing that you would end up changing your mind to stay their forever. Promenade beach is the most famous beach in Pondi which tops the list.
2) SHOPPING HUBS FOR THE SHOPAHOLICS
No vacation is said to be complete without a little shopping. If you’re a shopaholic , then you can have a look at the most famous Goubert Market with a little twisty experience. You could hire a cycle and travel across the market crowded by several people buying flowers , spices , clothes. You could run your cycle to various roads leading to different shopping domains giving a new style of experiencing Pondi markets.
3)RESTAURANTS AND BARS FOR THE FOODIES!
Pondi is famous for its extraordinary ambience accompanied by serving different types of cuisines of various cultures with mocktails and cocktails.The most heart warming fact is that it sooths you by listening to the live orchestra which one can enjoy listening, while having their meals.
4) SCUBA DIVING FOR THE CRAZY ADVENTURERS
Pondicherry makes sure that you didn’t made a wrong choice by selecting it . Like goa , it caters to your need of scuba diving and many more adventurous sports to keep your trip thrilling and refreshing. You can surrender yourself amidst of sand and waves at the beautiful beaches experiencing the best adventure and water sports making you forget about your trip in Goa.
5)CHUNNAMBAR , THE BOAT HOUSE EXPERIENCE
The next sport for the adventurous people to look into, is the boat house . Huge amount of people visit Pondicherry to experience the boat house. There are large number of boats which are hired according to the number of persons and their requirement which takes a round on the lake experiencing the best view of the sun and the beautiful lake . If you are a peace lover , this would actually enlighten you to experience this amazing nature .
6) OUSTERY , THE LAKE
Also known as the Osudu Lake, Ousteri is a lake just a few kilometers away from Pondicherry . But it’s a must watch lake . If you are attracted by the scenic beauty and want to experience the wonderful nature, this one is for you.As the lakes of Pondicherry are quite well maintained and beautiful as compared to other lakes of India ; so, this place would be surely impressful .
7) AUROBINDO ASHRAM PROVIDING SPIRITUAL GROWTH AND PEACE.
The ashram was founded by Sri Aurobindo in 1926. If you are searching for peace and meditation , this place is surely for you. Thousands of tourists who are surrounded by depression or other tensions aiming to get peace and happiness in life, come to this place for growing their spiritual and mental ability for perceiving things. The ashram gives a lot more importance to yoga for keeping people fit and healthy ; which even helps to transform their mind and body to a great extent in a positive manner.
8) CLUNY EMBROIDERY CENTRE GIVING WOMEN A PLATFORM TO SHOW THEIR SKILLS
If you are a fan of hand stitched designs , this centre is for you. Many unpriviledged women could be seen here shocking people with their immensely beautiful embroidered clothes and designs which even the skilled workers fail to provide with. It gives the most stunning vintage handicrafts which are not found anywhere in Pondicherry. So if you are a shopaholic ; this place could be a must visit for you.
The French colony : Pondicherry is a must watch place if you are seeking for diversity. It has numerous options for making you feel delightful with everything it’s been embedded with. It will surely be a memorable holiday if you plan to visit to this exceptional place and you could surely make it a point that it’s not regretful . It gathers around a lot more tourists from internantional as well as national tourists who visit this destination as there is no specific season in which you can visit this place.