Pondicherry is small piece of land located on the Coromondal coast of India. This tiny piece of land is the store house of various attractions and activities that tourist will surely enjoy and experience. Pondicherry is the best place where you can experience the blend of occidental and oriental cultures. A small enclave near Tamil Nadu, Pondicherry experiences Tamil heritage, whereas the French dominance gave it a wonderful merge of the ethnicity that marks every aspect of the place.
Pondicherry was once the head quarter of French colony in South East Asia. The sophistication and the impression of French colony can be witnessed in various fields starting from delicacies to festivals to historical monuments. Every corner of the territory bears the example of French touches in this small piece of land. The light houses, the cottages, the churches still bear the heritage of France and illustrates the old tales of by gone days. Pondicherry is the best place where two cultures meet and adds diversity to the society of Pondicherry.
French Food Festival is one of the important festivals in Pondicherry. Gourmet, the food festival is an annual event and this festival is celebrated with display and magnificence. This festival is organized by Tourism department of Pondicherry and various French delicacies are prepared for the people who enjoy and experience the rich French cuisine. Tourists from different parts of the country come and visit this place during the festival. The diversity of culture is well evident in the festival.
Time to celebrate
French food festival is one of the main tourist attractions in Pondicherry. This festival takes place in the month of August. Pondicherry is a tourist friendly place and round the year and there are various hotels and resorts to accommodate different categories of tourists.