Puducherry offers a great deal of artwork, food and remarkable architecture. Puducherry is, indeed, one of the best places to traverse owing to the various experiences it offers in a tiny space. The best time to visit Puducherry is during the winter season, i.e., in January. And once you are here, let the rhythm and vibe of the sea set your soul free!
Here is the list of ten best places to visit in Puducherry in January 2021!
1. French War Memorial
The French War Memorial contributes tremendously to Puducherry tourism as millions of people visit this site around the year. Built-in 1971 on the Goubert Avenue (The Promenade) as a remembrance of the gallant soldiers who laid down their lives during the infamous World War-I (1916-1919), French War Memorial is an embodiment of war and the fatalities it leaves behind.
2. Paradise Beach
The seaside of the Paradise beach boasts of soft sand, unlike grainy sands found at other beaches in Puducherry. Thus, making it a perfect spot for fun-filled water activities. With its turquoise blue water; blend of golden and silvery sands, this beach is truly a paradise! And the boat ride through the backwaters to get to this golden beach is simply remarkable!
3. Gingee fort
Certified as a National Monument in 1921, Gingee fort is one of the oldest yet one of the best spots to visit in Puducherry in January. It is an unparalleled architectural feat which draws tens of thousands of people from across the world. History buffs and architecture aficionado must not miss out Gingee Fort during their vacation in Pondicherry.
4. Old Lighthouse