Pondicherry (or Pondy or Puducherry) is Union Territory situated at eastern coast or Coromandel Coast. It is 170 kms from Chennai & about 315 kms from Bangaluru.
Weather is hot & humid here but pleasant in Nov to Feb.
Elevation of Pondicherry is at sea level & the city has a few sea inlets or 'backwaters'. The city is protected against the sea by 2 km long sea wall of boulders first erected by French in 1735.
Population of Pondy is less than seven lacs. Some photos: