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Travel Tips

  • Avoid giving money to the beggars; instead help the local associations or orphanages.
  • Always bargain while doing shopping.
  • Many shops are closed on Sundays.
  • On Weekdays, small shops are usually closed from 1pm to 4pm for lunch.
  • Remove shoes at the entrance of a house, temple, mosque or even some shops.
  • You can take an Auto-Rickshaw for Rs.30 to Rs.60 inside Pondicherry.
  • Avoid drinking tap water. Drink bottled mineral water.
  • It is advisable to wear cotton clothes during the day and open sandals.
  • If you're going to be there in the rainy months, umbrellas are an absolute necessity.
  • Travel with light luggage.
  • Always keep Hostel Reception phone number for tele assistance.
Distance from Pondicherry to
Source Destination Kilometers Miles
Pondicherry Bangalore 296 184
Pondicherry Chennai 162 101
Pondicherry Chidambaram 72 45
Pondicherry Coimbatore 371 231
Pondicherry Ernakulam 591 367
Pondicherry Gingee 75 47
Pondicherry Kanchipuram 130 81
Pondicherry Kanyakumari 616 383
Pondicherry Karikal 135 84
Pondicherry Kumbakonam 132 82
Pondicherry Madurai 324 201
Pondicherry Mamallapuram 98 61
Pondicherry Ooty 412 256
Pondicherry Rameswaram 435 270
Pondicherry Salem 206 128
Pondicherry Tanjavur 177 110
Pondicherry Thiruvanamalai 105 65
Pondicherry Trichy 196 122
Pondicherry Tirunelveli 495 308
Pondicherry Tranquebar 120 75
Pondicherry Thiruvarur 186 116
Pondicherry Thiruvananthapuram 605 376
Pondicherry Vellore 152 94
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