Why to visit Pondicherry? Well, it is the perfect combination of French architecture and traditional Indian sensibilities, which makes Pondicherry the perfect getaway. It’s 1 of the 7 union territories of India. Whether you are a photographer, a traveller, a solo explorer, a spiritual being or just a person who loves to meet new people, Pondicherry gives you every reason to be here. And its pocket friendly too, best for backpackers. Still looking for reasons? Keep reading
Type of Event – Backpacking
Recommended for : Couples, Solo travelers, Backpackers, Groups.
Being a backpacking trip, we’ll be staying at budget hotels/hostels.
Backpack, Good quality footwear.
Please take care of all your belongings while travel. Anything lost during the trip will not be our responsibility.
Cancellation Policy : If payed the whole amount,
50% will be refunded if cancelled 30 days prior to booking. 30% will be refunded if cancelled 15 days prior the booking.
Contact Details : 9595863874 / 9112000530
Why to Travel with us : We are a group of backpackers who know what all the backpackers are looking for. Budget trips with fun loving and tantrum free people.
People arriving at Chennai on their own, contact us before booking your train/flight tickets.
Leave from Mumbai/Pune & enjoy playing games, activities and knowing each other in train. Its time to tell stories, Travel stories, scary stories, any story in that matter as long as it keeps everybody entertained ;P
Live your ‘Ye Jawani hai Deewani’ moments ;) A lot of gupshup and a lifetime of happy memories are waiting..
Arrive at Chennai railway station at 3:00 am early morning.
Leave for Pondicherry by 6:00 am in the morning by bus.
Arrive at Pondicherry by 10:00 am.
Freshen up and have your breakfast.
Take your scooters and it’s time to start exploring Pondicherry.
Aurobindo Ashram: some positive energy! Known to be one of the most visited ashrams from people all over the world, Aurobindo ashram will give an energetic yet calming start to your trip. Dive into the purity of this place and feel yourself.
Rock beach :
Our next stop will be the rocky beach of Pondicherry. Just sit and let the sound of the gentle waves hitting the rocks bring out the meditative being in you. Or, just walk around the area and let’s explore more. Old light house, Gandhi statue, our lady of angles church are some of the attractions that will surely interest you.
After a day of travel we can spend our time Strolling around the city at night. The French town looks even more beautiful at night. We can go café hopping or pub hopping. There are some very beautiful cafes in the town which are a total must visit.
1.Matri Mandir : ‘Temple of the mother’, a truly beautiful architecture which forms the ‘soul’ of the Auroville town. Located just at the middle of the town, known as “Peace” area. Here you can go inside and concentrate/Meditate. Other than Matri Mandir we can also visit Savitri Bhavan, Unity Pavilion, Bharat Nivas, Tibetan Pavilion and Inuksuk at Auroville.
2.Serenity beach and Auro Beach : The view of ever stretching Bay of Bengal from here is indeed serene. It’s every Photographer’s delight and solo traveler’s dream to be at a calm beach away from the crowd.
3.Café hopping : There are many café’s in the town that we can visit today. Including, Café Xtasi, Marc’s café & wonderbar.
4.Night walk at the white town : After a day full of exploring around Auroville, lets spend some time around the beach and relax. The beach is not very crowded during night and is completely safe to stay here at odd hours.
Visit Paradise beach : It’s time to visit another most picturesque beach of this town, the Paradise beach. A ferry from Pondi will take you here. You can spend your day here today by just relaxing at the beach or doing water sports.
Paradise beach is most famous for kayaking and other water sports. Go solo or with you lovey dovey or with that Best friend kayaking here. This will be our last stop of the trip before heading back to our hotels and picking up our stuffs to leave. Make the most out of it ;)
Return to your hotel after an adventurous day, pack your bags and Leave for Chennai by noon.
Reach Chennai and leave by evening for Mumbai.
Day in train and arrive at Mumbai at night with tons of backpacking memories and stories with pictures to tell in your next backpacking trip.