Travel Itinerary for Pondicherry, Puducherry, India by Trip Garuda
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26th Apr to 28th Apr, 2024Budget Friendly Bus
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Things to do in Pondicherry in April

Day 1 - Friday 26th, Apr
morning -

Arrive in Pondicherry and check-in to accommodation. Head to Paradise Beach for some beach exploration and relaxation.

afternoon -

Enjoy a seafood lunch at Le Club on the Promenade Beach.

evening -

Visit Auroville Beach for a peaceful evening and stunning sunset views.

Day 2 - Saturday 27th, Apr
morning -

Start the day with a visit to Matrimandir at Auroville for a peaceful meditation and introspection.

afternoon -

Experience adventure with water sports like jet skiing and banana boat rides at Serenity Beach.

evening -

Explore the vibrant French Quarter and enjoy a budget-friendly dinner at Carte Blanche, known for its delicious crepes and French cuisine.

Day 3 - Sunday 28th, Apr
morning -

Embark on a trek through the lush greenery of Jawahar Toy Museum and Botanical Garden for a nature-filled morning.

afternoon -

Indulge in a South Indian thali for a hearty and budget-friendly lunch at Surguru Restaurant, known for its authentic flavors.

evening -

Explore the ancient Gingee Fort and experience the thrill of exploring the ruins and history of the fort.

Day 4 - Monday 29th, Apr
morning -

Savor a breakfast at the famous Café Xtasi known for its wide variety of delicious pizzas and budget-friendly menu.

afternoon -

Explore the local market at Nehru Street for some souvenir shopping and indulge in street food delicacies like samosas and chaat.

evening -

Depart from Pondicherry with a heart filled with thrilling experiences and unforgettable memories.

Weather in Pondicherry in Invalid date
Avg Temp23°C to 32°C
Chance of Rain20%

Pondicherry experiences a tropical climate with warm temperatures year-round. In April, the weather is hot and humid with high temperatures around 32 degrees Celsius and low temperatures around 23 degrees Celsius. There is a low chance of rain during this period. So we are suggesting you pack accordingly.

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Things to Carry on your trip to Pondicherry

Clothing & Apparel

Cotton Clothing -

It is always humid and warm in Pondicherry, so opt for breathable and light fabrics

Swimsuits -

If you plan on spending time on the beaches

Comfortable Walking Shoes -

You will be doing a lot of walking to explore the city

Light Jacket or Shawl -

For evenings and air-conditioned spaces

Beachwear -

Sarongs and beach dresses


Sunglasses -

To protect eyes from the sun

Sun Hat -

To protect head and face

Travel Bag -

To carry essentials while exploring

Scarf or Sarong -

Can be used as a head covering to protect from the sun or as a beach cover-up

Travel Wallet -

For easy access to essentials

Essentials & Must Haves

Passport / ID Card -

For identification and entry

Cash and Credit Cards -

For expenses

Travel Documents -

For confirmation of bookings

Itinerary -

For reference

Emergency Contact Numbers -

For safety and emergencies

Medications -

If required

First-Aid Kit -

For minor emergencies

Water Bottle -

Stay hydrated in the heat

Good to Have

Small Towel -

For quick drying and for beach

Binoculars -

For wildlife spotting

Reusable Shopping Bag -

For shopping and souvenirs

Local Phrasebook or Translation App -

For basic communication

Camera -

To capture memories


Mobile Phone and Charger -

For communication and emergencies

Power Bank -

To ensure charged devices

Headphones -

For entertainment and noise reduction

Universal Travel Adapter -

For charging devices

Good to Knows

Payment Options -

Major credit cards such as Visa and Mastercard are widely accepted in Pondicherry. Cash is still commonly used in local markets and small shops.

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