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A beautiful drive and walkway in the evenings, the best part being there is no vehicular traffic... read more

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Deepak B
Mumbai, India
Nice place to stroll in the evening

Evenings are best spent here walking on the promenade and enjoying the sea breeze. Can see a lot of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed yesterday

A beautiful drive and walkway in the evenings, the best part being there is no vehicular traffic allowed early evening till mid morning which makes it a haven for strollers and runners alike. Also it becomes safe to let kids have a gala time. We...More

Thank Deepak B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Its one of the best place to visit in pondy and its known for its clean and tidy atmosphere. After 6pm the view it provides obviously its gives a feel we are in some abroad countries and vehicles are completely not allowed after 6pm so...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a pleasant walk. There are plenty of small vendors selling knickknacks and small eats. This is an ideal place for couples/ families to sit and relax. Visit in the evening. Plenty of restaurants around the place.

Thank Purnimaaiyar
Reviewed 3 days ago

Evenings are best spent here walking on the promenade and enjoying the sea breeze. Can see a lot of people sitting on the rock ledge watching the sea. There are few nice shops around too

Thank MasalaBox
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best to jog in the morning or evening. Crowded during weekends. Also there are many exhibitions held during weekend

Thank chanda01
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

People usually go for morning or evening walk. We went to the rock beach and then had a evening walk with mild breeze blowing around. Lovely time spent there

Thank debashreen2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

it is a seaside stretch which is ideal for evening walks. Days can be humid and hot so evening is the preferred time.

Thank atulya
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely walk to the statue of Gandhiji, with the waves, perfect weather, if humid, and many families enjoying the day.

Thank thevirtualpilgrim
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing much to say, just walked around. Admire the buildings and pictures, just a visit to historic site.

Thank dferns2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The promenade along the beach is easy walking and fairly long too. Look out for the Gandhi statue in the central area. Not much shade it seating though.

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Tridip H
31 May 2018|
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Response from GowriShankarMani | Reviewed this property |
Hi...You can visit pondy and do the site seeing on the same day but if you want to spend more time on each visiting point then you won't be covering all the spots. Plan accordingly.
11 October 2017|
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Response from Krupabn | Reviewed this property |
Evening in paradise beach and sunrise in promenade would be ideal...
6 April 2017|
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Response from Dipak1958 | Reviewed this property |
June would be very humid and probably rainy. There are many budget accommodations / home stays available, as can be searched on Tripadvisor also. Early booking will help you get good price. It would be a good idea to try and... More