This is one of the most beautiful as well as interesting places in Pondicherry. The botanical garden was built by the colonists of French and gives perfect knowledge and information that is required. The park is the representation of French architecture. It is the best place to get educated as well as have some recreation. The garden was built in 1826 in a complete French style and is spread out in 22 acres of land. People can witness nearly 1500 different species of plants here. All the plants have placards that give the complete information of the plants. The garden is comprised of six attractive fountains, one dancing fountain, Japanese rock, kids train, ornamental fishes in an aquarium and many more.
Marimalai Adigal Salai
Near Anna Statue
Best Time To Visit:
There is no Best Time To Visit: botanical gardens. You can visit anytime during the visiting hours.
The botanical garden is open from 10 AM in the morning to 7 PM in the evening daily.
Distance from Pondicherry Bus stand to Botanical Gardens
The distance between Pondicherry bus stand and botanical gardens is 1km and it takes nearly 2-3 minutes to travel.