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Goubert Avenue, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed March 16, 2019

The memorial is dedicated to the Kargil Martyrs who fought and died in the 1999 Kargil War and is a salute to the bravery of Indian soldiers.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KomalB31
Reviewed March 12, 2019

This memorial is on the Goubert Avenue (also known as the promenade). This place can be covered with the French memorial, the Gandhi statue. Happy that our heroes are being commemorated by the government.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jaysheel_dani
Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

Its worth visiting this place which shows our struggle faced by our soldiers.. A big salute to our soldiers . We enjoyed by visiting this place. Thanks tripadvisor.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sugumaha
Reviewed February 12, 2019

This memorial should have been given a more important location. It is often missed as it is at one end of the beach road without a view to the beach from it. It is well0lit during Kargil day.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dr Neerja L B
Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

This is another memorial erected in the memory of the soldiers who died in the battle of Kargil. Located right at the promenade, this does not take additional effort to visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MumbaiPradeep
Reviewed December 27, 2018

Closer to the beach, this memorial for KARGIL war heroes is remarkable. on a visit to monument built in memory of those who scarified their lives for the motherland really brings us tears.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HARAGOPAL
Reviewed November 5, 2018

Another memorial and tribute in Pondy to its past and people, with this war memorail on Goulbert Ave

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank iamhappysheep
Reviewed August 6, 2018

When you enter the Promenade, you'd see this memorial after 50 metres or so. You may tend to overlook this memorial, but keep looking for it and maybe stand there in silence for a minute or two if you like :)

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank PatilChinar
Reviewed May 27, 2018

It is for the memory of kargil war , just on the beach. very popular. People are paying homage for the jawan of Indian Army.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Partha C
Reviewed May 23, 2018

Its just at the start of the Rock Beach. Best time to visit would be in early morning or late afternoon since in the noon it gets very hot.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Sufyan_Shaikh
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