Today’s itinerary includes attractions that are out of city centre and local transport are reluctant to travel to these places. It will be ideal to book a cab for the entire day’s sightseeing to put all the worries about transportation to rest.
Sunrise, Utopian Society and Boating
06:00 AM – 06:00 PM
Today, aim for sunrise view at Serenity Beach, 5 km from Heritage Town or White Town.
You get the best of the beach early in morning after which crowd start to gather around. The beach is popularly known for Surfing. Interested parties can plan their visit accordingly to venture into the sea.
Time duration: 60 – 90 mins
After the enjoying the Sunrise and time in the beach, head towards a utopian society in Auroville. Almost 10 km from Serenity Beach, it takes 20 minutes to reach here.
Auroville is a township which harness harmony among humankind. It is developed with a motive to create a unique world of its own with unity and peace being its ultimate goal. People around the world not only pay a visit but plan to stay here for days to understand its significance. Its popularity has been growing ever since it came into existence. One can find lot of activities to do here.
Longer the time you send here, more enthralling will be your experience.
For more details, visit https://www.auroville.org/contents/409
There are plethora of eateries to choose from for your meals. Tanto Pizzeria is one of the favourites among the tourists.
Price range: Rs. 1400 – 1500 for two.
Time duration: 4 – 5 hours
After this, head towards south and at a distance of 11 km from Auroville, you will reach Osudu Lake or Ousteri Lake.
The unique feature of this lake is that half of it belongs to Pondicherry and other half belongs to Tamil Nadu. It is a paradise for wide species of birds. Boat services are available and chargeable based on number of person and duration.
Sunset at this place is quite mesmerizing.
Time duration: 60 – 90 mins.
That will be it for today’s sightseeing. Head towards and spend rest of the day indoors to give your body much needed rest.