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Park Monument (Aayi Mandapam)

Inside The Bharathi Park, Pondicherry, India
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Large, beautiful park

Bang opposite the Raj Nivas (the Lt Governor's residence). The park is well maintained and also... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mumbai, India
Good place to relax

Excellent maintenance. Calm and cool place for relaxation after a walk on the beach road. If a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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Inside The Bharathi Park, Pondicherry, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Bang opposite the Raj Nivas (the Lt Governor's residence). The park is well maintained and also near to all the sightseeing spots

Thank sbrrao
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent maintenance. Calm and cool place for relaxation after a walk on the beach road. If a children play area is developed inside, it would add more attraction.

Thank kganandakumar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to walk surrounded by greens. Bang opposite the Raj Niwas, this monument sit in the center of a wonderful park. Spent some quiet time there.

Thank vmtrek_travel
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place for a walk or relax when you tired of exploring white town. After walking along the rock beach.

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Behind this beautiful Greco-Roman classical monument in the centre of the Bharati Circular Park hangs a tale ! It appears that the great king Krishnadevrai of the Vijaynagar kingdom was passing through his domains in Puducherry & saw a beautiful regal building .On enquiry it...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017

charming place but unfortunately with a lot of garbage around. Not far from the Lt Governor's place.

Thank wfranck91
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Very well maintained architecture compared to other such monuments in India. In the middle of the park beside beach, so can spend some time here

Thank surajp47
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

It's a lovely park in front of governor palace and rock beach. It's very nice park to spend time very clean and green all the time. Here you can get bsnl wifi too. Even in mid of the day in summer this place so cool...More

Thank Vijaypeace
Reviewed 16 April 2017

As its very near to Museum and beach , we went inside for about 45mins , there is monument inside the park .Aayi Mandapam (Park Monument) is a white monument in Pondicherry, India built during the time of Napoleon III, Emperor of France. It is...More

Thank Sunand_sharma
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Nice Park at the city Center, even their is a kids play area and photo scenic spot in pondicherry. we went in the evening so the place was very cool in the summer

Thank vinaybrshimoga
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