Villianur, Pondicherry


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Rank 3
Ranked 3 of 32,
in Pondicherry
Average Rating
5.4/ 7 1
5 Ratings & 4 Reviews

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  • Good 2
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Travellers recommend
  • Best Time:  During Sunset
  • Length of visit:  Below 1hr
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  • Camera/Video allowed
  • Wearing of shoes/footwear allowed

4 traveller reviews for Villianur

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  • Aravindh
  • 4 Reviews

"Small place in outskirts of pondy"

  • 5.00/7
  • Posted 3 months ago
The place has everything which a town is expected to have - temples, churches, shops, a couple of government offices etc. The place is on its way to become a town soon. :) More
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Ram kumar Ram
  • Ram kumar Ram
  • 4 Reviews

"Sunday market shopping"

  • 6.00/7
  • Posted 6 months ago
Enjoyed and purchased a lot in the Sunday market. And visited Cuddalore area just 30 k.mtrs from Pondy More
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  • Vparthiban
  • 3 Reviews

"Good historical temple"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted 6 months ago
Historical temples - Siva and Vishnu temples. This temples are very old and famous temples in Pondicherry. More
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  • Murali
  • 9 Reviews

"Visit and see for yourself"

  • 5.00/7
  • Posted 7 months ago
Visited the church, awesome good location. Required facility to park your vehicle, clean, tidy (no wonder) feel the vibration.. More
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About Villianur

Villianur covers an area of around 65 sq. km and is situated near the main town of Pondicherry. This place has an old Sri Gokilambal Thirukameshwar Temple, which represents an amazing architecture style. There is an annual car festival held at this temple, which attracts large number of travellers across the world. This car festival is celebrated annually in the mid May, depending on the appearance of the full moon.

A 15 metre high, beautifully decorated temple chariot is taken out in a procession during this car festival, which is pulled by thousands of devotees. Villianur is also known for its numerous tourist sites such as Ezhai Mariamman Temple, St. Lourde’s Church, Varadaraja Perumal Temple and Swami Ram Paradesi Temple. Besides, it is also a popular picnic spot, which can be reached easily from the main town of Pondicherry.

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