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Pondicherry Map, India

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Pondicherry Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Pondicherry with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Pondicherry useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Pondicherry!

Pondicherry Travel Guide

Beautiful coastline of PondicherryThe names of four districts are: Karaikal, Mahe (located on the Arabian Sea), Yanam (located somewhere on the Bay of Bengal), and Pondicherry of course. Pondicherry and Karaikal are part of North Indian state Tamil Nadu while Mahe and Yanam are part of Kerala and Andhra Pradesh respectively. As per the census of 2001, Pondicherry has total population of around 900000 locals. The union territory of Pondicherry expands... read more

Pondicherry History

It was the 4th century that Pondicherry became part of Pallava Kingdom. Cholas ruled Pondicherry during the 10th century while Pandya Kingdom ruled Pondicherry during the 13th century. Later on Muslim rulers did take control of Pondicherry for some years but soon the famous Vijayanagara Empire took control of the region. This empire remained in control till the year of 1638 and after this the Sultan of Bijapur overtook... read more

Pondicherry Sightseeing

Beautiful coastline of PondicherryThe city has more than 350 temples that are an example of classical architectural beauty of the 10th and the 12th century. Then there are a good number of beautiful churches that were built during the French and the Portuguese rule. Among these temples and churches, the most famous ones are the Sacred Heart Cathedral and the Manakkula Vinayakar temple. Another famous church is the Cathedral of Lady of the Angels. The... read more

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