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Chunnambar Boat House

11o53_N 79o49_E Coordinates: 11o53_N 79o49_E, Pondicherry, India
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Overly priced tickets

We planned here for the boating plus beach access. Though the beach is good and well maintained... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sai R
via mobile
Enjoyable journey

It is the way to reach Paradise Beach.Chunnambar Boat House, the popular boating venue, is famous... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Debopama D
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11o53_N 79o49_E Coordinates: 11o53_N 79o49_E, Pondicherry, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We planned here for the boating plus beach access. Though the beach is good and well maintained with shacks to take bath, the boating cost let's this down. We had pay 210 per head for round trip with just one hour stay in Paradise which...More

Thank Sai R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is the way to reach Paradise Beach.Chunnambar Boat House, the popular boating venue, is famous for its backwaters and lush greenery on either side. Tourists can enjoy boating at the Boat House situated near the Chunnambar River. This site is located at around 8...More

Thank Debopama D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chunnambar Boat House is a beach attractions to visit by us. We went there by taking tickets to entre in. Balance 5 ruppes I got back when asked . We never take tickets to travelling in boat. When the boat full then only they move...More

Thank Ponniveerappan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The attraction needs a bit of traveling in boat. The queue for getting the boat was quite big and the number of boats operated was meagre. Other wise the attraction is a must visit for big people and small kids as well.

Thank Bhavani N
Reviewed 22 June 2017

season time better go little bit early in the morning 9.00 am you will get nice experience to play in the beach well prepare with extra dress important you will not get water on that place better keep enough water with you

1  Thank Sathish K
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We went with our family to this chunnambar boat house. As read in reviews the place was too crowded and we need to wait for at least 2 hrs. Hence we decided to take the road by car to paradise beach which is the same...More

Thank Prem S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Very good place and location to visit with family/friends, nice experience and wonderful views of the coastline, plenty of opportunity for photo-selfies

1  Thank TRK2924
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We went there in the late morning (around 12.00PM) and lost our energy in hot summer. I suggest you to go in the evening. Beach is neat. But the foods are very bad. Not worth for money (food). Don't forget to take alternate dress. Good...More

2  Thank velmurugansp
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The Chunnambar boat house is hardly 5 kms from Pondicherry on the Pondicherry to Cuddalore road. Boat ride takes around 15 minutes. The boats are usually crowded as the queue is longer during weekends. There is a tiny restaurant for soft drinks and water. Paradise...More

1  Thank Deepa S
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Nice to chill out with family only problem is not organized by the staffs properly when they get more crowd Closing the boat house it's too early by 5 pm last ride down people come from far they have to suffer and wait for the...More

1  Thank KodikanalTamilnadu
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19 May 2017|
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Response from arvino n | Reviewed this property |
boating n beach that's all
12 November 2016|
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Response from PreetiAjay | Reviewed this property |
No online booking is available. A boat ride with a group of 20 people costs Rs.200 per head. This boat takes the people to the paradise beach which is few kms away. The ride will be on the backwaters connecting the beach and... More
29 December 2015|
Response from Brahmabites | Reviewed this property |
200 per head on a normal stinky boat 800 on a speedboat I guess Well you might want to know why its expensive ...that's because its only 5 mins to the beach by boat