Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Puducherry is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Puducherry a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Puducherry.
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Auroville, Bommayapalayam, Tamil Nadu
09:30 am - 04:00 pm
Auroville, strictly speaking, is not a tourist attraction. It is a calm and peaceful community, dedicated to the unity of people. But it is precisely for this that it is a place worth seeing. Spread over a huge area, Auroville has a visitor center which will help you learn a lot more about the philosophy behind this ideal community.
Although you ar...
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Cardinal De Beausset St, M.G. Road Area, Puducherry, 605001
07:00 am - 06:30 pm
If you happen to see the Sacred heart Church you won’t be able to help but go in. the building itself is so strinking that tourists will not be able to resist its charm. The Jesuit church is a part of the colonial history of Pondicherry too. So there are several reasons for visiting this beautiful place.
Even if you are not religious the beau...
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Dumas street and, Surcoof St, Puducherry
07:00 am - 06:30 pm
This fairly simple and quite elegant church on Dumas road in Pondicherry is most definitely a must see. the name of the church translated to The Church of Our Lady of the Angles. Truly, this baby pink building has a divine angelic feel to it. The churches of Pondicherry are a part of the Legacy and hence certainly worth a visit and this one is no d...
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VaradarajaPerumalKovil St, Thirupapuliyur, Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu 607002
06:00 am - 09:00 pm
The VaradarajaPerumal Temple is a very important Hindu religious spot in the town of Pondicherry. Even though tou will be able to see temples around the place, none are as prestigious and as revered as this one.
The typical southern Indian Architecture is quite fascinating to see. The colorful façade and the small main entrance and the sever...
This botanical garden has existed in the area since colonial times. The charming town of Pondicherry has the perfect tropical weather for a botanical garden. This old and much visited attraction will also take you back in time to the old feeling of Pondicherry.
Around 1500 species of rare plants and flowers find a lovely home in these gardens. The ...
Although this church is lesser known, it is well worth the visit. The church is grand and imposing inside and out. The tall white building with its pretty curving arches is one of Pondicherry’s prettiest churches.
The egg shaped white church decorated in gold and blue, is quite striking. The many pretty windows and the huge altar are all wort...