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Fun place

It has got a long boardwalk, which is usually not crowded and offers a good place to walk around... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AjwadMalik
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Singapore, Singapore
Less crowd, more extensive beach

Karaikal beach is one of the main tourist attractions in karaikal. There is no public transport to... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2018
manikandanm640
via mobile
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Karaikal, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It has got a long boardwalk, which is usually not crowded and offers a good place to walk around and relax. There is a coffee shop/restaurant attached to that board walk, with a decent play area for kids. The beach itself is not maintained well....More

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Karaikal beach is one of the main tourist attractions in karaikal. There is no public transport to the beach, u have to take your own vehicle or go by walk from the nearest bus stop which is around 1.5kms from the beach. If u wanted...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Karaikal is an outpost of the erstwhile French Colony of Pondichéry. While Karaikal does not retain the original French character that Pondichéry does, one of the must must visit places is the extensive beach. The Government is developing the area as a big tourist attraction....More

1  Thank Atul R
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Karaikal beach is a quiet Beach and very peaceful.it is very nice place for couples.it surrounded with lot of small shops and lot of enjoyment

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Karaikal beach or seashore (we generally call) is where famous Asalar branch of Karaikal joins with sea. Another branch of Arasalar is on T.R.Pattinam side and it merges with sea there-where all local deities converge for Masi Magam festival,which falls on Feb-March. To reach real...More

1  Thank rasa006
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

This beach will be crowd less. You have to walk for a while to reach there. Avoid this place during sunny days. Its a nice place to take photos near backwaters. You can also enjoy in backwaters but careful at the rocks in it. It...More

1  Thank Rukel007
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

The arasalar river merges with the beach and creates a lovely spot. The beach was clean when i visited earlier this month. Nice place for those who stay at karaikal to spend time with friends and family. Many people were doing the morning exercise here.

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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Small and beautiful spot spoiled by visitors throwing debris all over, especially plastics. There is a restaurant located for a decent food.

Thank Saravanan002
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

The place around the beach is well maintained with a Park and activities during the evening. The beach is a long walk from the road, but less crowded and cleaner than the nearby beaches. The waves were quite strong while we visited and got to...More

Thank Shawn D
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Reviewed 6 April 2017

It is a popular natural beach in Puducherry in the sea of Bay of Bengal. Karaikal is a major port city of east coast of India. This beach offers a lot to adventure lover with water sports like boating, canoeing and beach games like volley...More

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