Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu
Getting there - travel south from Chennai on East Coast Road also called the ECR.
Distance: 165 kms.
Travel time by road: 2 1/2 - 3 hrs.
French Quarter of Pondicherry
A must-do: walk through the broad, cobbled streets of the French quarter and see old Heritage buildings, quaint houses, Gandhi statue on the Seafront Promenade, the Soldiers' Memorial and much more...
Gandhi's statue, Seafront Promenade
Soldiers' Memorial, Beach Road
Street names not expected in India
The big Banyan Tree
Auroville dome - Matrimandir
elsewhere in Pondicherry -
Auroshikha - the shop
Salt pans on the seaside when you drive from Chennai to Pondicherry.Enjoy!!!