Franco-Tamil Heritage Trail- Pondicherry
Activities — Outdoors
- Duration: 3 hours
- Difficulty: No Such Thing
- Accomodation: No Accomodation
- Solo Friendly
The fusion of Tamil-French influence in Pondicherry is so dominant that one can easily see the contrast in everything, from lifestyle to pattern of houses, heritage to art and from food habits to mannerism. This tour will tell you the extraordinary story of French Connections and their influence and introduce you to unknown surrounding of this little town as well as their contribution and exploring the eminent buildings, monuments, witnessing the residential houses of social rankings. Follow in the footsteps of literary giants as we discover their favorite haunts and short stroll through the UNESCO heritage award- winning streetscape of vysial street which boasts of restored architecture with distinctive Franco-Tamil architecture and hear the fascinating stories of the local community.
- English speaking guide
- Personal Expenses
How to Reach?
By Air: The nearest airport to Pondicherry is Chennai International Airport, located about 160 km away. From there, you can take a taxi or a private vehicle to reach Pondicherry.
By Train: Pondicherry has its own railway station, Pondicherry railway station, which is well connected to major cities in India. You can take a train to Pondicherry and get down at the railway station.
By Road: Pondicherry is well connected by road to major cities in South India, such as Chennai and Bangalore. You can take a taxi, bus, or a private vehicle to reach Pondicherry.
How To Prepare?
Make sure you wear comfortable walking shoes.
A day bag to drop all your belongings in.
Sunscreen if you don't want to get burnt out!
A bottle of water to keep yourself hydrated.
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₹2800 per guest
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