Chennai is a mystical city that has a long remarkable history. Thousands of travellers visit the city to explore its magic and mystery. East India Company had set the city as its major trading centre which was rechristened as Chennai in 1998.
The most popular driving route from Chennai to Pondicherry is the East Coast Road (ECR) that runs along the Bay of Bengal coastline. Here’s a better idea to make the most of your trip-hop in a self drive car’s, so you can focus all your attention on the scenery instead of keeping your eyes on the road all the time! With plenty to see and do before you reach your final destination, check out the perfect road trip guide from Chennai to Pondicherry. Safe travels!
Distance & Route:156 km by ECR
Distance & Route: 170 km by NH32
Distance & Route: 204 km by NH48
TOURIST PLACES IN PONDICHERRY
Cholamandal Artists’ Village
One of the largest artists’ cooperatives in the country, sculptures and paintings are on display at the art galleries here, and theatrical and dance performances are held in the open-air theatre.