Coracle Ride in Pondicherry
Coracle Ride in Pondicherry
Coracle Ride in Pondicherry
Coracle Ride in Pondicherry

Coracle Ride in Pondicherry

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Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu

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What will you experience


Serene River Journey in Coracle


Professional Guide


Panoramic Sunset View


Tranquil Birdwatching from Coracle


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About the Activity

Activity LocationThavalakuppam, Edayarpalayam, Puducherry
Activity Duration30 Mins
Activity EnduranceModerate
Activity Timings10:00 A.M. to 06:00 P.M. (Mon-Thu), 06:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M. (Fri-Sun)
Min Age10+
Max Weight80 kg

About Pondicherry:

  • Southern India's Pondicherry, union territory has Pondicherry as its capital city. Even though the city is still largely Indian, there is a noticeable French influence on the architecture. 
  • The entire city has a lot of surprises for tourists and adventurers. Book this exciting Coracle Ride and get a new experience with your loved ones. One of the most intriguing things to do in Dandeli is a coracle ride on the River Kali. 

About Coracle Ride in Pondicherry:

  • Arrive at the beautiful location and meet the guide to know more about the activity.
  • Small, lightweight boats called coracles are utilized for river travel. The boats are constructed from split, interlaced rods of willow or another material that are bound together with bark. 
  • Perfect for use on rivers, this boat ride will make your day exciting and adventurous.
  • You will feel like you are going to fall into the river but don't worry you will be given life jackets and safety gear.
  • This ride can be enjoyed with your family and friends and will give you a new experience as never before. 
  • This ride will give you innumerable memories and an experience you will never forget.

Package Option

Coracle Ride

5-10 Mins

200 per person


Booked 200 times

5-10 Mins
  • 5-10 Mins of Coracle Ride
  • Certified Guide
  • Any Personal Expenses
  • Any Travel Expenses

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Know before you book

  • Do not wear a saree, and dress comfortably.
  • Four persons, including the boat rider/cum-guide, can fit inside. 
  • Certain activities are not advised for those who have had major surgery, a broken leg or arm, persistent back or neck discomfort, or who are more than three months pregnant for safety reasons.
  • Carrying any type of sharp object, lighter, luggage bag, drink, knife, etc. is not permitted.
  • The activity is only for kids over the age of eight.
  • Please don't drink alcohol before the ride or while you're on it.
  • Please keep the area around the riding area clean.
  • The business disclaims all liability for injuries, and all safety precautions will be properly considered.
  • Any damage to the car may be charged by the extent of the damage.
  • Any participant judged unworthily may be rejected by the trainer at any time.    

Things to Carry

  • Sunscreen and Sunglasses
  • Hat or Cap
  • Water Bottle and Snacks
  • Comfortable Clothing
  • UA Voucher

Frequently Asked Quetions

What is the cost of a coracle ride in Pondicherry?

The cost of a coracle ride in Pondicherry is for 200/-

What is a coracle?

A coracle is a small, round boat traditionally made of woven bamboo or reeds, covered with a waterproof material like tar or bitumen. It is commonly used for fishing or transportation in rivers and coastal areas.

Where can I experience a coracle ride in Pondicherry?

Coracle rides are popular in Chunnambar Boat House, also known as Paradise Beach, located around 8 kilometers from the main city of Pondicherry. 

How long is a coracle ride?

The duration of a coracle ride can vary depending on your preference. Generally, rides last for about 30 minutes to an hour. 

Can I go on a coracle ride alone?

Yes, you can go on a coracle ride alone if you prefer solitude. However, it's advisable to inform the coracle operator about your plan and ensure you have proper safety measures in place.

Are life jackets provided during coracle rides?

Yes, it is essential to wear a life jacket during the coracle ride for safety purposes. The coracle operator should provide life jackets, and it's recommended to wear them throughout the duration of the ride.

Are coracle rides safe?

Coracle rides are generally considered safe, but it's important to follow safety guidelines and listen to the instructions given by the coracle operator.

Can I take my belongings with me on the coracle ride?

It's advisable to keep your belongings safe and dry by either leaving them on the shore or using waterproof bags. Coracles have limited space, and there is a risk of water splashing inside, so it's best to take precautions to protect your belongings.

What is the best time to go for a coracle ride in Pondicherry?

The best time for a coracle ride is during the morning or evening when the weather is pleasant and the temperature is relatively cooler.

Do I need to make a reservation in advance?

It's not mandatory to make a reservation in advance for a coracle ride, especially if you plan to visit during weekdays or non-peak seasons.