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A Nice place

This is a popular place in Pondicherry. From Afternoon to Evening, this place gets crowded. People... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Srikanta P
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Lagos, Nigeria
Not much to do

This beach is not very clean and so difficult to stay quality time in this beach. One time visit I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bipraysaha1
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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“rocky beach”(19 reviews)
“narrow lane”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Love the beach for the walking space, pleasing location..Good hang around place for shopping and meeting up with friends

Thank vijmail99
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a popular place in Pondicherry. From Afternoon to Evening, this place gets crowded. People come here to enjoy the cool breeze from the Arabian sea. The Rocks getting drenched with Sea water in a sacred tune. Good place.

Thank Srikanta P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't know why it's in Tamil Nadu. But it's one of the best beaches in and around Pondicherry. The beach is clean. It's not crowded at all. There are no shops. The beach is right next to road audible by four wheelers also. It's...More

2  Thank KalpeshP25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beach is not very clean and so difficult to stay quality time in this beach. One time visit I would recommend .,

Thank bipraysaha1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There are many more beautiful and relaxing beaches in Pondicherry. You may skip it if you want. Unlike Paradise beach you can't lie around here. Just sit and enjoy the beautiful view.

1  Thank ChasingTravelNirvana
Reviewed 17 August 2018

I had seen this place in 2011 and it was so scenic and clean. 2018 - still scenic, but people have dirtied the roads to the maximum

1  Thank Madhumathi
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Just visited this beach to click one picture i.e. of the small group of trunks on the right side of the beach. Moreover, after the Auroville, it is on the way to go back to the city. So if you've time and you wanna click...More

1  Thank PatilChinar
Reviewed 21 July 2018

It's very near Auroville so could be done in a single trip after Auroville. Beautiful serene place with waves lashing.

Thank Aradhita C
Reviewed 2 July 2018

There are a lot of reviews for this place that talk about Rock Beach but this is the one closer to Auroville. Auro Beach is by far the dirtiest beach I've ever been to. Period. The sand is a huge dumping ground, there are no...More

1  Thank KarMah6
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Good local beach where we can bath in pondy. Must taste the fish here which is hot and spicy. One can visit this beach after compelting the visit to auro ville

Thank DineshT328
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Swimming is not allowed in any of pondi beaches.
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