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A pleasant beach

This place is good to chill out in the evening and have woodfired pizzas in Le Cafe. Good place to... read more

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Beautiful and well-maintained beach

Kudos to the Pondy government for maintaining this place well. I was extremely glad to see that the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| White Town, Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed today

This place is good to chill out in the evening and have woodfired pizzas in Le Cafe. Good place to go!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank abhi_mahajan92
Reviewed 5 days ago

Kudos to the Pondy government for maintaining this place well. I was extremely glad to see that the area is cordoned off for vehicles during mornings and evenings, making it even more enjoyable. There are plenty of seats to watch the waves. All sorts of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ShrikanthBR
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at a hotel just overlooking this beautiful beach. Its so clean, quite and serene. Early mornings you can see all the morning walkers moving up and down the beach road and after 8 am it becomes the busiest street of Pondicherry with cars...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DNTT2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice strip to take an walk, You would surely enjoy the run rise. The Traffic on this street is halted for vehicles in the evening and made open only for walk.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MallikS9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rock beach is beautiful and clean beach in Pondicherry. One of the popular beach in Pondicherry. This beach is good for spend some time with family and friends.I

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sraghavendra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a very neat and clean beach. There is a road right next to it which is closed for traffic after 4:30 pm. So there are no vehicles on that road and you can just walk peacefully. There are few shops to explore along...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank travellerboy23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful beach and main attraction of Pondicherry. The seaface has a lovely ambience. Added attraction coffee and breakfast at the iconic Le Cafe

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank RitenCalcutta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bright and full of sunshine,rock beach has a serenity of it's own.very clean,one can sit there and enjoy the sea. Cafes are also situated nearby.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank 887aparajitad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A clean place, but no access to the beach. Have seen people just watching the sea. Not at all an exciting place, as thought earlier.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank skaypee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really beautiful place... Either in evening or in morning... Whenever you will... You'll feel awesome.. when I was here.. I missed my family so much.. great place to enjoy and spend quality time with your friends and family... You can make memorable moments with this...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kiran N
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January 18, 2019|
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Response from Vivekanandan S | Reviewed this property |
Very safe because comes under the police petrol.
January 18, 2019|
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Response from prpal2009 | Reviewed this property |
Hi linuxrishi, Yes,there are designated parking areas.....but not on the main road. It's actually on the back side roads.
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Hey guys, I, my husband and our 6 years old son are going on a roadtrip from Chennai to Pondicherry by end of Jan for 3 days and 2 nights. This is our first time visit there. What will be some of the things to do with a kid? I've googled and shortlisted, 1. Paradise Beach (has boating too) 2. Walk by the sea side (Rock Beach) 3. Some science exhibition (I don't really know what they got there. Is it a planetarium?) I'm not really interested in taking him to Auroville or any...More
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