Honeymoon in Pondicherry
Far from the tourist crowds, Pondicherry is a fabulous honeymoon destination. Honeymooning in the scintillating Pondicherry will give a very quiet, intimate and unique honeymoon trip. Honeymoon in Pondicherry is also known as one of the best options amongst the cheap honeymoon destinations in India.
While enjoying the most memorable time of your life, you are also getting to experience a land that has got a quintessential charm of its own.Incredibly romantic and unimaginably stunning, Pondicherry is a glittering jewel on the Tamil Nadu landscape, with its outstanding beaches, lakes and exotic temples and architectural delights.
Step into a fantasy land with your beloved as you honeymoon in Pondicherry.
Honeymoon Attractions in Pondicherry
If you are hesitating or confused on what kind of honeymoon vacation you could avail at Pondicherry. Ponder no more. We hereby bring you all the details, advantages and attractions of honeymooning in Pondicherry. Before that you can also refresh your thoughts with the scenes from the Oscar winning movie ‘Life of a Pi’. In the movie actor Irfan Khan has beautifully introduced the city, its French provenance and the simplicity of Indian inhabitation.
While in Pondicherry, you must not miss the mesmerizing sunsets on the Pondi beaches, let some waves buffet you and set the exhilaration on. There are several of scenic spots, spiritual shrines and museums to visit to enjoy the cozy companionship.
If you wish to enjoy the best of more than 1 places on your honeymoon and explore more of Tamil Nadu, you would love to visit to these tourist places in the close vicinity of Pondi:
Or going a bit farther with more time in hand you can also visit Tirupati, Kodaikanal, Bangalore, Madurai, Coimbatore and Kozhikode.
- The Beaches
Pondicherry sits pretty on the banks of the vast Bay of Bengal on the lovely Coromandel Coast. Relax on the enchanting Pondicherry beaches where at times you have no other companion but a lone seagull. Hear the waves as they wash pristine beach sands and discover a magical bond in between yourselves as you honeymoon in Pondicherry. Tour the Paradise Beach, Mahe Beach, Serenity Beach, Auroville Beach, Lighthouse Beach and the Karaikal Beach.
- The Temples and Churches
Seek divine blessings at the Manakula Vinayakar Temple, Kamakshi Amman Temple, Singagiri Temple, Jumma Masjid and the Masthan Saheb Dargah as you honeymoon in Pondicherry. Visit Aayi Mandapam, the Government Park, Church of the Capuchins, Church of the Immaculate Conception and the Basilica of the Sacred Heart of the Jesus. All make great honeymoon places in Pondicherry with beautiful structures.
- Museums and others
You can also explore a new place and its charm, together, because together everything is going to be fun. Visit the Sri Aurobindo Ashram and French colonial buildings such as the French War Memorial and the stone statute of Joan of Arc. The Pondicherry Museum and the Botanical Gardens are also nce place where you can enjoy and relax with your partner.
- A Cultural Trip
Tour local fishing villages and experience serene Pondicherry that is spread over an area of 480 square kilometers and meets the vast Bay of Bengal in a romantic rendezvous, creating the perfect honeymoon destination for you to bond in. Visiting village weaving units and enjoy your tryst with enthusiastic locals who introduce you to the glorious culture of Pondicherry.
Shopping in Pondicherry
See remnants of the French colonial past and shop for local crafts and Tanjore paintings as you hold hands and course local bazaar trails on the St. Laurent Street. You can also take a visit to the Anglo- French textile mills and shop for some really authentic fabrics of Khadi, twill, satin, corduroy, and crinkle free cotton. Some other things you can shop during your honeymoon in Pondicherry could be the ceramic art, leather products and accessories. Also shop at the famous Nehru street and the special Sunday Bazaar.
So have a honeymoon in Pondicherry and make some splendid memories. Stay at the local hotels that offer luxury honeymoon tour packages for newly wed couples and delight in the glorious sea air of mesmerizing Pondicherry, during your honeymoon in Pondicherry.
Honeymoon Hotels to Stay in Pondicherry
Top 5 Pondicherry hotels to stay in, while on your honeymoon are:
- The Dune Eco Beach Hotel
- La Dupliex
- Zest Big Beach
- Kailash Beach Resort
- The Promenade
- Hotel de I’Orient
Best Time to Visit to Pondicherry
Heat and humidity of Pondicherry is very unpleasant and uneasy during summer and monsoon. The weather and beaches start getting pleasant post monsoon, when the air is dry and glares of sun are softer. There could be no better time to enjoy the exhilaration of Pondicherry then in winter and the best time to go there would be between the months of October to March.
How to Reach to Pondicherry
While planning your honeymoon vacation to Pondicherry you need not worry about how to reach Pondicherry.
At a comfortable 4 hours road drive, Chennai International Airport is the nearest to travel to Pondicherry. From the Chennai airport, you can easily hire a cab or take a bus to go to Pondi.
Pondicherry has its own railway terminal which is directly connected to Chennai via various trains. Chennai further connects Pondicherry to the rest of country via various rail routes and trains.
Pondicherry is fairly accessible from all directions and every corner of the state of Tamil Nadu and further with the whole country. Ply of buses are available from various major cities to travel to Pondicherry.
What Things to Carry to Pondicherry
In the rainy land of Pondicherry, you must carry the followings with you:
- Camera and Extra Batteries
- Safety Pouches for Camera, Mobile, etc. Essentials
- Mobile With Charger
- Umbrella/Raincoat/Wind Cheater
- Skin Protection
- Important Medicines
- Waterproof Wrist Watch
Before How Many Days the Booking Must be Done
Book your hotel rooms in advance to avoid any sort of hustles and last minute mood spoils. It is advisable to make all honeymoon tour related booking like hotel rooms reservations, travel tickets, etc. at least 1 month before your marriage.