🔰As I told earlier ,start this day before the sunrise and. Start your your way to La'cafe ,in promenade beach to have a spectacular view of sunrise from the cafe with a coffee in your hand.After watching the sunrise start the journey to pichavaram
🔀Pichavaram,which holds the second largest mangroove forest in the world after sunderbans,kolkata. This area is nearly 70 km from pondicherry either you hire a cab or use your rented bike which is approximately one and half hrs ride.meanwhile have your breakfast near pichavaram. There are many local hotels in village near pichavaram which offers you good food especially tamilnadu sambar idly.
🔀After reaching pichavaram boat house ,there are two options available 1.Row boat or 2.Motor boat . Mostly opt for row boats which are really very cheaper and also enters the narrow canals of mangooves where the films like Dhasavatharam and vishals detective film are shooted. Where as motor boats don't enter narrow canals and you miss the major beauty inside.
♎REAGARDING TIMINGS AND PRICES:
BOAT TIMINGS: 9AM-4PM
PRICES: ROW BOAT / MOTOR BOAT
300 rs (4mem,1km)/1300 ( upto 8 mem)
🔰🔰you can pay an extra amount of approx 500 rupees to the boat rider to explore the narrow canals of mangroves covering nearly 3km with in an hr (Its not official)
🔁After experiencing the beauty of mangrooves ,enter the local village to have the lunch where many local hotels are offering MUDPOT FISH CURRY😋😋.After having your lunch head back to pondicherry.
🔁After reaching pondicherry ,cover the paradise beach and boat house ,Return to your hotel.This night have your dinner at LA DUPLIEX or VILLA SHANTHI.