6 days in Pondicherry & Karaikal Itinerary

6 days in Pondicherry & Karaikal Itinerary

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6 days in Pondicherry & Karaikal Itinerary

Start: Pondicherry
1
Pondicherry
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Karaikal
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Pondicherry

3
nights
Pondicherry

Pondicherry ©
South Indian spiritualism meets French chic in Pondicherry, an interesting, unusual, and international destination on the Bay of Bengal.
Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple and Eglise de Notre Dame de la Conception Immaculee Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ma Pondy Cherie and Kalinka Art Gallery. Step out of Pondicherry to go to Cuddalore and see Pichavaram, which is approximately 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Seaside Promenade, kick back and relax at Serenity Beach, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Pondicherry road trip planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Pondicherry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Karaikal.

Things to do in Pondicherry

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Pichavaram
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Ma Pondy Cherie ©
Ma Pondy Cherie
Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple ©

2
nights
Karaikal

Karaikal ©
Karaikal is a major port city of east coast of India and a municipality in Karaikal district in the Union Territory of Puducherry, India. Saniswaran Temple has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Danish Fort, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mayuranathaswami Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Soundararaja Perumal Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Saniswaran Temple.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Karaikal itinerary planner.

You can drive from Pondicherry to Karaikal in 3.5 hours. On the 6th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Karaikal

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Nagapattinam, Danish Fort
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Soundararaja Perumal Temple ©
Soundararaja Perumal Temple
Danish Fort ©
Danish Fort
Saniswaran Temple ©
Saniswaran Temple

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