Duration: Around 3 hours
- Explore the streets and the markets of Pondicherry
- Visit an Ashram
- Witness a perfect blend of different cultures
What you will do: Visit the Indian square and the French square, explore the colonial town
What you will see: the fascinating city of Pondicherry, an Ashram
Experience the true essence of Pondicherry as you walk through the beautiful markets, the Indian square and the French square.
The walk starts early morning (or at a time selected by you) with a visit to the fish market and the vegetable market. This town is a perfect mixture of Tamil and French architecture; the former is mainly found in the west part and the latter in the east. As we start exploring from the Indian square in the west before moving to the French square in the east, enjoy the beautiful cultural fusions at work of the city. On the way, you can visit an Ashram which was established nearly a century ago, and occupies a proud spot in the heritage properties in Pondicherry.
The history of Pondicherry is fascinating and the city has a compelling blend of various cultures, Indian and foreign. Lose yourself in the stories of this town as your guide takes you through the lanes of this beautiful and charming city.