(Last Updated on : 22-04-2015)
Serenity Beach is one of the most attractive sea beaches of Puducherry
. Stretching upto 1.5 kms this is rocky seashore which is ideal for relaxed and calm romantic scroll. This beach is a 10 minutes drive to the north of the town. Beautiful and picturesque, the name Serenity is very apt for this beach. This virgin beach, with its serene surroundings is an ideal place to laze away. This beach will give a great view of the Indian Ocean and one can spend their time on a cruise. Since the beach is not very popular yet, it is isolated and peaceful.
This place is also known for some of the most heroic Anglo- French War
s that were fought in this particular beach. Surrounded with rocks this beach provides some of the panoramic view of a sunset that resides behind these rocks. One can simply sit on the parapets to enjoy the splendid sights of sunrise and sunset which lure the tourist who never choose to lose this picturesque sight.
Along with its panoramic view the beach is also known for the number of memorials and monuments as well as the statues of legendary personalities that stand along the Goubert Avenue. These are some of the most live carved statues which are the life size structures of the personalities. The serenity beach is one of the silent beaches of the city. It usually remains lonely even in the evening. One of the biggest attractions of the beach is the police march which is conducted in the weekends along with some police bands being played at this venue. This is often appreciated by the tourist.
Thus with some most attractive statues and calm seashore it is one of the well visited sites in Puducherry.
How to Reach Serenity Beach
The nearest railway station to Serenity Beach is Tindivanam Railway Station which is 35 km away. The nearest airport to Serenity Beach is the Puducherry Airport which is 7 km away. The road connectivity is very well accessible to the beach. One can hire taxis and buses to reach the destination. Several transports are frequently available at this place.