Auroville beach

Auroville beach also referred to as Auro beach is popular with locals and tourists. The beach has earned a lot of popularity that several budget and luxury hotels have had booming business because of the beach. The mesmerizing view and its serenity lure travelers and tourists from different parts of the world. The Auro beach is very close to the Aurobindoashram,Auroville and several other attractions of Pondicherry. The Auro beach lies along the shore that borders the Bayof Bengal.

Auroville beach

The beach lies on the east coast road twelve kilometers from the center of the main Pondicherry town. The sea water is shallow here hence making it ideal for swimmers to plunge in the water for long distance swim and stroll in the water. Even a non-swimmer can take a step in and walk into the water without the fear of sudden breaks or harsh tides hitting you. The accumulation of shell fragments and shingles are often seen being collected by many especially children. The beach sees a lot of crowd during the weekends and remains undisturbed during the week days. The beach is equally clean like the other prominent beaches of Pondicherry and its cleanliness adds to its appeal factor making it a place of must visit while touring Pondicherry.