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Good wind and view - specially during off vehicle timing

Whenever I am in Pody - I always visit this place for a good walk during off vehicle period... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Well maintained

Its not open to public at present (or at the time I visited). Still you can see the place from... read more

Reviewed 4 June 2018
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Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a memorial for the soldiers who gave their lives during the first world war (1914-1918). This war memorial located on the seaside promenade.

Thank AlexV1998
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As I personally don't like historical places & not very much into the history of any place, my ratings are low for this place. I think many people visit these places just for snaps

Thank Manish4545
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whenever I am in Pody - I always visit this place for a good walk during off vehicle period - lovely wind and sea waves makes the place more beautiful. As such no other thing to see - but on the same road you will...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

French War Memorial is a place located at Pondichery where soldiers who gave their lives for their country in the First World War.The place is well maintained and worth visiting. Everyone should visit this place to pay respect to the soldiers.

Thank GhiriTharan
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Its not open to public at present (or at the time I visited). Still you can see the place from outside the gate and its well maintained and peaceful

Thank z1n2
Reviewed 29 May 2018

A neat and well maintained memorial which is well worth a visit. Its location next to the promenade makes it convenient to visit.

Thank vmraghunath
Reviewed 17 May 2018

its a nice site to visit,,although we are not allowed to enter this place, but it looked beautiful from outside..

Thank ankurkandoi
Reviewed 4 May 2018

War memorial dedicated to residents of French India who died for the country during the First World War. It is on Goubert Avenue in Puducherry, located opposite to the Gandhi statue.

Thank Veena K
Reviewed 3 May 2018

This is located in the seaside promenade and illuminated in the evening. The place looks vibrant then.

Thank Oceans_sea
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Statue in middle of rock beach walking lane. almost opposite to gandhi statue. one can take few pictures here. it's not a separate view point. covered under rock beach itself.

Thank Sunny M
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Swetha H
21 June 2018|
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Response from yvj123 | Reviewed this property |
You need to see it from outside. There is a fencing around. There is nothing much to see there. The sea and the road are more interesting.
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Response from Rashmi_Bhat_88 | Reviewed this property |
I have visited the White Town in Pondicherry. To begin with, choose a good stay- there are tonnes of options to choose from, this will make your stay pleasant to some extent. Places to visit - If you stay in White Town... More